August

Boomtown Fair

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.

Location: 
The Bowl, Matterley Estate, Hampshire.
Cost: 
Depends on tier.
Capacity: 
Unknown

Bloodstock

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!

You can buy tickets for Bloodstock here.

Rumours

Early rumours suggest Sabaton

Location: 
Catton Hall in Walton-upon-Trent, England
Cost: 
£100
Capacity: 
8,000

Boardmasters Festival

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.

Vibe

One of the most recognised surfing and music combi events in the UK, the festival line-up attracts a mixture of genres and ages.

Location: 
Fistral Beach and Watergate Bay, Newquay, Cornwall
Capacity: 
Unknown

SportBeat Festival

SportBeat Festival takes place 15th and 16th August, in the historic City of Gloucester. This is the third year of SBF and the organiser are excited about this years Festival. First names release: Saturday headliners, The FRATELLIS, we can't wait for a bit of 'Chelsea Dagger'! James Arthur appears at SBF15 on Sunday 16th. Please see website for full deets.

Location: 
Oxstalls Sports Park, Gloucester
Cost: 
Early birds Adult w/e £45 Family w/e £99.50

Sonus Festival 2015

Summer techno adventure Sonus Festival reveal Apollonia, Chris Liebing, Dixon, Guti, Joseph Capriati, Luciano, Pan-Pot, Ricardo Villalobos, Sven Väth and tINI as just some of artists set for their third expedition this summer, with many names still to come. Find 10,000 party people from across the globe at Sonus Festival from the 16th-20th August, taking place in hedonistic Croatia hotspot Zcre Beach, all destined for unrivalled party vibes soundtracked by the most respected selectors from international house and techno circuits.

Location: 
Zcre Beach, Pag Island, Croatia
Cost: 
From 129 euro
Capacity: 

Sonus Festival 2015

Serious contender for the biggest success in Croatia’s star-studded festival crown, Sonus Festival announces its third party-outing for the 2015 calendar, delivering another heavyweight house and techno bill combining the finest selectors from across the globe. It’s time to save the date for your summer festival; Sonus Festival 2015 is set to be a sun-soaked marathon stretching across five glorious days and five epic nights between 16th-22nd August in the stunning Zcre Beach, Croatia.

Location: 
zcre beach
Cost: 
from 129 euro
Capacity: 
NA