BoomTown Fair is a UK festival that takes place in August. It features 4 days of live music and art event that offers an array of fringe comedy and theatre. The festival has an ongoing theme surrounding the "legend" of the festival. A lot of effort goes into the decorations, and fancy dress is encouraged, adding to the vibe of the festival. The festival is divided into various 'districts', each with its own camping ground.
are a pair of musical events that take place simultaneously, in different locations, during the English August bank holiday weekend. Over the years the event has changed considerably, although in recent time the festival's line up features mostly Rock, Alternative, Metal, Punk, Electro and Indie music.
Bloodstock Open Air Festival is a three day heavy metal festival in the Midlands, having evolved from its indoor beginnings in 2001 into the outdoor event it is now.
With 3 days of heavy metal bands, DJ's and a capacity of about 8000, this ever growing festival is definitely holding its own and worth checking out if you want something different and seriously heavy!
Boardmasters Festival is annual event that combines Surf, BMX and Skate competitions with live music. The live music, camping and rest of the festival events occur at Watergate Bay, whilst the competitions take place at Fistral Beach.
Osheaga is an indie music festival that includes many Rock acts, as well as some Folk and Hip Hop. The festival takes place in downtown Montreal in the spacious Parc Jean-Drapeu. The festival is one of the biggest of its kind in Canda, and attracts many visitors from across the border.
The festival was started in 2005 when organisers decided to take advantage of the burgeoning indie scene to create a festival that could rival similar one on the East Coast.
Fusion Festival is a two day festival held in in Birmingham. It is held at the end of August and features mainly Pop and R&B music. Gates open every day at 12PM, the show start at 2:30 and go on until 10.
Fusion is open to all ages, but it tends to attract a younger, female audience. Expect many under 18s.
The 2013 edition features Ne-Yo, Jessie J, and JLS.
If swing's your thing and you love to dance to the tap of heels and the upbeat blares of brass like horns and sax, then head down to the Twinwood festival to relax. This festivals groove is all about the way you move, how you dance and twirl, so if you got a craving for that old time music you can't miss out on the festivities.
The festival is set in an abandoned air base, and includes air shows by vintage air crafts.