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Music Festivals 2021 Guide

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Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight

Seaclose Park, Newport,

17th - 20th Jun 2021

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Isle of Wight

Seaclose Park, Newport,

17th - 20th Jun 2021

No age restrictions

Depot In The Castle

Depot In The Castle


10th Jul 2021

No age restrictions

Kisstory Festival

Kisstory Festival


24th - 25th Jul 2021

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Kisstory Festival


24th - 25th Jul 2021

Minimum Age: 18

Summer Sound Music Festival

Summer Sound Music Festival

Gisborough Priory

30th - 31st Jul 2021

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Summer Sound Music Festival

Gisborough Priory

30th - 31st Jul 2021

Minimum Age: 16

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AVA Festival 28th May 2021 Belfast
Annie Mac presents Lost & Found 29th April 2021 Various Venues, Malta
Awakenings 26th July 2021 Netherlands


Baltic Weekender 4th June 2021 Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Bassfest 17th July 2021 Sheffield
Bearded Theory 27th May 2021 Catton Hall, South Derbyshire
Beat-Herder 15th July 2021 The Ribble Valley, Lancashire
Belladrum Tartan Heart 29th July 2021 Beauly, Near Inverness
Big Family Festival 30th July 2021 TBA in Kingsbury
Big North Tattoo Show 24th April 2021 Newcastle-on-Tyne
Black Deer 18th June 2021 Eridge Park, Tunbridge Wells
Bluedot Festival 22nd July 2021 Jodrell Bank Observatory in Macclesfield
Brighton Tattoo Convention 1st May 2021 Brighton
Brixton Disco Festival 1st May 2021 Various Venues in Brixton
Buckle & Boots Country Festival 28th May 2021 Stockport
Burton Agnes Jazz Festival 9th July 2021 Burton Agnes Hall, Driffield
ButeFest 23rd July 2021 Isle Of Bute


Cloudspotting Music and Arts Festival 18th June 2021 Clitheroe, Lancashire
Clubland Live Weekender 17th May 2021 Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Coachella 9th April 2021 Indio, California, USA
Coloursfest 31st July 2021 Braehead Arena, Glasgow


Defected Croatia 5th August 2021 Tisno, Croatia
Dekmantel 4th August 2021 Amsterdam
Depot In The Castle 10th July 2021 Cardiff
Detonate Festival 6th May 2021 Colwick Country Park, Nottingham
Download Festival 4th June 2021 Donington Park


El Dorado Festival 1st July 2021 Eastnor Deer Park, Ledbury


FLY Open Air 22nd May 2021 Edinburgh
Farmfest 30th July 2021 Gilcombe Farm, Bruton, Somerset
Field Day 10th July 2021 The Drumsheds, London
Folk by the Oak 18th July 2021 Hatfield House, Hertfordshire
Forbidden Forest 2nd May 2021 Forbidden Forest in Grimsthorpe
Fresh Island Festival 3rd July 2021 Novalja, Croatia
Friendly Fest 22nd May 2021 Keith, near Aberdeen


Garage Nation Outdoor Festival 5th June 2021 Hainault Forest Country Park, Redbridge


Hideout Festival 20th June 2021 Zrce beach, Croatia
Highest Point Festival 14th May 2021 The Ashton Memorial in Lancaster


IMS (International Music Summit) - Ibiza 28th April 2021 Ibiza
Insomnifest 4th April 2021 Beaver Works in Leeds
Isle of Wight 17th June 2021 Seaclose Park, Newport,


Junction 2 4th June 2021 Boston Manor Park in Brentford


Kala 9th June 2021 Albania
Kendal Calling 29th July 2021 Lowther Deer Park, nr Penrith, Cumbria
Kew the Music 7th July 2021 Royal Botanic Gardens Kew in Richmond, London
Kisstory Festival 24th July 2021 London
Knockengorroch Festival 27th May 2021 Galloway, South West Scotland


Latitude Festival 22nd July 2021 Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk
Leestock 29th May 2021 Melford Hall, Suffolk
Let's Rock Leeds! 26th June 2021 Leeds
Let's Rock Norwich 29th May 2021 Norwich
Let's Rock The Moor! 22nd May 2021 March Meadow, Maidenhead
Linton Festival 2nd July 2021 Alma Inn, Linton, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Liverpool Disco Festival 21st April 2021 The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Liverpool Sound City 30th April 2021 Clarence Dock, Liverpool
Love Family Park 24th July 2021 Mainz, Germany
Love International 14th July 2021 The Garden, Tisno. Croatia
Love Supreme Festival 2nd July 2021 Glynde Place in Lewes
Lovebox 11th June 2021 Gunnersbury Park, London
Lytham Festival 30th June 2021 Lytham near Blackpool


MADE Festival 31st July 2021 Perry Park, Birmingham
Made in Leeds 3rd July 2021 Thwaite Mills Water Museum, Leeds
Midstock Festival 4th June 2021 Dalkeith Country Park, Edinburgh
Moovin Festival 4th June 2021 Whitebottom Farm, Etherow Country Park, Near Stockport


Neighbourhood Weekender 29th May 2021 Victoria Park, Warrington
Noisily Festival 8th July 2021 near Leicester


One Dance 6th June 2021 TBC, London
Outlook Festival 29th July 2021 Fort Punta, Pula, Croatia


Parked Out 30th May 2021 Old Post Office, Barnsley
Parklife 12th June 2021 Heaton Park, Manchester
PennFest 23rd July 2021 Hemel-Hempstead
Positive Vibration - Festival of Reggae 11th June 2021 Liverpool
Primavera Sound - Barcelona 2nd June 2021 Barcelona, Spain
Proms in the Priory 1st August 2021 Middlesbrough


Restricted Forest 26th June 2021 Witton Country Park, Blackburn
Riverside Festival 28th May 2021 The Riverside Museum, Glasgow
Roskilde 26th June 2021 Denmark


Sea Star Festival 27th May 2021 Umag, Croatia
Slam Dunk Festival - North 29th May 2021 Leeds
Slam Dunk Festival - South 30th May 2021 The Forum, University of Herts - Hatfield
Sonic Rock Solstice Music Festival 17th June 2021 Bromsgrove
Sounds From The Other City 2nd May 2021 Chapel Street, Salford
Southport Weekender Festival 19th March 2021 London
Splendour Festival 24th July 2021 Wollaton Park, Nottingham
Summer Sound Music Festival 30th July 2021 Gisborough Priory
Suncebeat 22nd July 2021 Tisno, Croatia


TRNSMT Festival 9th July 2021 Glasgow Green, Glasgow
The Great Escape 12th May 2021 Venues in Brighton
Threshold 9th April 2021 Various venues in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Tomorrowland 16th July 2021 Boom, Belgium
Tramlines Festival 23rd July 2021 Hillsborough Park, Sheffield
Tynedale Beer Festival 17th June 2021 Tynedale Park


Ultra Europe 9th July 2021 Croatia | Split + Hvar Island


WOMAD 22nd July 2021 Charlton Park, Upper Minety
Wireless 2nd July 2021 Finsbury Park, London
Wychwood Festival 4th June 2021 Cheltenham Racecourse


Y Not Festival 29th July 2021 Pikehall, Derbyshire, DE4 2PH

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About the Skiddle Festival Guide 2021

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