UK Summer festival guide 2015

 

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At Questor Insurance we love festivals, that’s why we have put together a handy guide of some of this summer’s hottest festivals!

May


We Are FSTVL

When: 30th May - 1st June

Where: London

About: We are FSTVL features over 150 artists and acts across 15 stages.

Headliners: Carl Cox, Loco Dice, Hannah Wants and Masters at Work

Ticket Price: £125 Weekend ticket


June


Lunar Festival

When: 5-7th June

Where: Birmingham

About: Lunar festival is based on its sister festival Moseley Folk, offering camping, green crafts and daily yoga workshops.

Headliners: Tinariwen, Dr Feelgood and Sun Ra Arkestra

Ticket Price: £94 Weekend camping


GottWood

When: 11-14th June

Where: Angsley, Wales

About: An electronic music and arts festival hidden in the secluded woods of Angsley.

Headliners: Maxxi Soundsystem and Adam Shelton

Ticket Price Sold Out


Isle of Wight Festival

When: 11-14th June

Where: Newport, Isle of Wight

About: Starting in 1960s the Isle of Wight festival is the UK’s first major music festival.

Headliners: Blur, Fleetwood Mac, The Black Keys and The Prodigy

Ticket Price: £195 Weekend camping


Download Festival

When: 12-14th June

Where: Donington Park

About: An annual rock festival located at Donington Park

Headliners: Slipknot, Muse and Kiss

Ticket Price: £225 Weekend camping


Latitude Festival

When: 12-14th June

Where: Suffolk

About: Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Latitude Festival headlines a range of music genres and artists.

Headliners: Alt-J, Portishead and Noel Gallagher’s, High Flying Birds

Ticket Price: £200.50 Weekend camping


Glastonbury

When: 24-28th June

Where: Glastonbury

About:  Hosted in the south west of England, Glastonbury is a 4 day contemporary music festival.

Headliners: Foo Fighters, Kayne West and The Who

Ticket Price: £220 Weekend camping


July


Blissfields Festival

When: 3-4th July

Where: Hampshire

About: A privately funded annual music festival featuring pop, folk and indie artists

Headliners: The Horrors and Simian Mobile Disco

Ticket price: Sold out


New Look Wireless Festival

When: 3-5th July

Where: London

About: Annual music pop and alternative music festival managed by Live Nation, this year the festival is sponsored by New look.

Headliners: Drake, Avicii and David Guetta

Ticket price: £209.50Weekend ticket


T in The Park

When: 10-12th July

Where: Perthshire, Scotland

About: An annual Scottish festival showcasing a mixture of music genres.

Headliners: Kasabian, The Libertines and Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds

Price: £205.00 weekend and camping


Love Box Festival

When: 17-18th July

Where: London

About: An annual two day dance festival

Headliners: Snoop Dogg and Rudimental

Ticket Price: £98.45 Weekend


Secret Garden Party

When: 23-26th July

Where: Cambridgeshire

About: The Secret Garden Party is an alternative festival featuring a mix of dance, trance, folk, indie, reggae, ska and hip hop artists. This year’s festival theme is childish things!

Headliners: Djanjo Django and Soulwax

Ticket price: Sold out


August


Bloodstock Open Air

When: 6-9th August

Where: Derbyshire

About: Bloodstock Open Air is an independent annual metal festival

Headliners: Trivium, Within Temptation and Rob Zombie

Ticket price: £142 Weekend Camping


V festival

When: 22-23rd August

Where: Hylands Park, Chelmsford and Weston Park, South Staffordshire

 About: Annual rock and pop music festival held on the second to last week of August

Headliners: Kasabian and Calvin Harris

Ticket Price: £199.95 Weekend camping


Reading and Leeds Festival

When: 28th-30th August

Where: Reading and Leeds

About: Annual alternative festival held in both Reading and Leeds

Headliners: Mumford & Sons, Metallica, The Libertines and Kendrick Lamar

Ticket price: £213 Weekend camping


Creamfields

When: 28-30th August

Where: Cheshire

About: Creamfields is an annualdance music festival hosted in Cheshire

Headliners: Rebel Sound, Avicii and Tiesto

Ticket Price: £240 Weekend camping


September
 


Bestival

When: 10 -13th September

Where: Isle of Wight

About: Bestival is4 day music festival held on the Isle of Wight

Headliners: The Chemical Brothers, Underworld and Duran Duran

Ticket price: £195 Weekend camping Ticket

 
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*All festival details are subject to change, please check the festival websites for full details and lineups befor booking tickets.

Date Created: 30 May 2015 by Kim Coppins