Festivals For All Blog
Saturday morning brought glorious sunshine on day 2 of Truck Festival 2017, alas this was short lived and alas it rained and rained, but the performances across the site were just great, oh yes and there was Mr Motivator and a 'damp' paint fight.
Posted on Sat 22nd July 2017
The weather was traditionally British, but who cares, Truck is about MUSIC front, back and centre stage, ore more correctly across 9 stages. Here are some of the images from day 1 of the festival which is celebrating its 20th edition this weekend.
Posted on Mon 8th May 2017
If you are looking for a festival with its own mysterious magical vibe, in a beautiful off the track setting, and an eclectic program of artists then you should not miss Knockengorrach 2017.
Posted on Tue 24th May 2016
The festival season kicks off in anger this weekend, with festivals taking place over the length and breadth of the country, here are a selection.
Posted on Fri 13th May 2016
Summer in the city is great, but summer in a city that hosts festivals is even better. At city festivals you can enjoy great music, food, drink and general malarkey of a festival, in the knowledge that a comfortable bed awaits.
Posted on Mon 25th April 2016
For those that don't see the joy of camping in a field, exposed to the whims of the British weather to get your festival fix, why not try one of the growing number of 'Metropolitan' Festivals. You can enjoy artists performing in purpose built buildings, ability to buy food as you walk down the street, and in my case, a better chance of getting a decent Guinness, together with the knowledge that your bed awaits you at the end of the day.
Posted on Fri 8th April 2016
With the costs of artists increasing, coupled with the additional burdens of Health & Safety and increasingly stringent licencing requirements its easy to see why the cost of festivals has increased significantly in recent years. The good news is that there are still great greenfield festivals for under a £100 and that includes camping!
Posted on Fri 7th August 2015
This weekend will see the inaugural Forgotten Fields Festival at Eridge Deer Park, Sussex. Forgotten Fields is brought to you by the creative minds behind the hugely successful Kendal Calling.
Posted on Tue 28th July 2015
Hevy Fest promises to be one of the highlights of the 2015 Festival season, with a line up that includes Thrice, Coheed & Cambria performing their classic concept album ‘In Keeping Secrets of Silent Earth: 3’ and so much more.
Posted on Wed 15th July 2015
2015 will see the largest Lakefest to date, we caught up with Festival Director Lee Martin over a pint at The Crown Inn Kemerton, to discuss this years festival
Posted on Thu 2nd July 2015
With just two weeks to this years Truck Festival we caught up with Matt Harrap to discuss all things Truck, looks like this year could be the biggest yet!
Posted on Mon 29th June 2015
With the school holidays just around the corner, here are some of the best family festivals to enjoy this summer.
Posted on Mon 15th June 2015
Barclaycard British Summertime offers 5 days of live music, 3 days of comedy a family day, plus a number of free events.
Posted on Wed 10th June 2015
The Isle of Wight Festival is so much more than just a music festival, here are 5 things to see and do while at the festival.
Posted on Sun 17th May 2015
We caught up with Brownstock's Jessica Speakman to discuss, change of date, Essex talent, the blues, pampering and so much more
Posted on Fri 15th May 2015
The May Bank holiday sees the festival season move into full swing with festivals taking place across the length and breadth of the country, so here are 5 which we think are well worth checking out.