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Geordie Moor

Geordie Moor

Nuns Moor, Newcastle

19th - 21st Jul 2018

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Geordie Moor

Nuns Moor, Newcastle

19th - 21st Jul 2018

£70 Weekend Tickets // Day Tickets from £25

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The Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Dorset.

2nd - 5th Aug 2018

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The Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Dorset.

2nd - 5th Aug 2018

From £175 (+BF)

No age restrictions

Proms in the Priory

Proms in the Priory


29th Jul 2018

From £18 (+BF)

No age restrictions

NASS Festival

NASS Festival

Bath and West Showground, Somerset

5th - 8th Jul 2018

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NASS Festival

Bath and West Showground, Somerset

5th - 8th Jul 2018

From £45

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2 Tone Forever Festival 21st July 2018 Southend-on-Sea
2000trees Festival 12th July 2018 Upcote Farm, Withington, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire


51st State Festival 4th August 2018 near Enfield


A New Day Festival 3rd August 2018 Mt Ephraim Gardens, Hernhill, Faversham, Kent.
ABODE In The Park 23rd September 2018 London
Aberdeen Vegan Festival 8th July 2018 Aberdeen
Amsterdam Dance Event - ADE 17th October 2018 Nieuwe DeLaMar, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
ArcTanGent 16th August 2018 Near Bristol
Audio Farm Festival 30th August 2018 Hopton Court in Nr Ludlow
Awakenings 30th June 2018 Netherlands
Awakenings & Time Warp present Connect 13th October 2018 Germany


Back of Beyond Festival 7th July 2018 Hertford
Baltic Weekender 31st May 2019 Liverpool
Barn On The Farm 5th July 2018 Over Farm, Gloucestershire
Bass Coast Festival 6th July 2018 Canada
Bassfest 4th August 2018 Sheff Rave, Sheffield
Bath Vegan Festival 28th July 2018 Bath
Beadnell Beer Festival 29th July 2018 Northumberland
Beat-Herder 13th July 2018 The Ribble Valley, Lancashire
Beautiful Days 17th August 2018 Escot Park, Devon
Beer and Bluegrass Festival 28th July 2018 Poole
Beermageddon 25th August 2018 Stoke Prior Sports + Country Club in Stoke Prior, Midlands
Belladrum Tartan Heart 2nd August 2018 Near Inverness
Benicàssim 19th July 2018 Benicassim, Costa Azahar
Bestival 2nd August 2018 The Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Dorset.
Big Day Out - Middlesbrough 25th August 2018 Middlesbrough
Big Day Out Festival 14th July 2018 Maidstone
Big Family Festival 27th July 2018 Dunton Hall in Sutton-Coldfield
Billings Big Bonanza 18th August 2018 Northampton
Birmingham Thai Festival 28th July 2018 Birmingham
Black Deer 22nd June 2018 Eridge Park, Tunbridge Wells
Blackpool Festival 6th July 2018 Blackpool
Blackthorn Festival 20th July 2018 Whitebottom Farm in Stockport
Blok Out Festival 15th July 2018 Derby
Bloodstock Open Air 9th August 2018 Catton Park, Derbyshire
Bluedot Festival 19th July 2018 Jodrell Bank Observatory in Macclesfield
Boardmasters 8th August 2018 Watergate Bay & Fistral Beach, Newquay
BoomTown 9th August 2018 Matterley Estate, Hampshire
Boston Vegan Festival 21st July 2018 Peterborough
Boundary Brighton 29th September 2018 Stanmer Park in Brighton
Bradford Vegan Festival 2nd September 2018 Bradford
Brighton Thai Festival 18th August 2018 Brighton
Brighton Vegan Festival 14th July 2018 Brighton
Bristol Thai Festival 8th September 2018 Bristol
British Summer Time 6th July 2018 Hyde Park, London
Buckfest 14th July 2018 Peterborough
Buckle & Boots Country Festival 22nd June 2018 Stockport
Burning Man 26th August 2018 Black Rock City in Nevada, USA
Burton Agnes Jazz Festival 13th July 2018 Burton Agnes Hall, Driffield
ButeFest 28th July 2018 The Meadows in Rothesay
Butterfly Effect Festival 28th July 2018 Croydon


Cambridge Folk Festival 2nd August 2018 Cambridge
Cambridge Thai Festival 4th August 2018 Cambridge
Camp Bestival 26th July 2018 Lulworth Castle, Dorset
Camper Calling 24th August 2018 Ragley Hall, Warwickshire
Captured Festival 9th September 2018 Benimussa Park, San Antonia, Ibiza.
Cardiff Vegan Festival 22nd September 2018 Cardiff
Cheese & Chilli Festival 4th August 2018 Cheltenham
Chiddfest 29th July 2018 near Brighton
Chilled in a Field 6th August 2018 Bentley Wildfown And Motor Museum
Citadel 15th July 2018 Gunnersbury Park, London
Clubland On The Beach 27th July 2018 near Middlesbrough
Coachella 12th April 2019 Indio, California, USA
Cocoon In The Park 14th July 2018 Temple Newsam, Leeds
Coloursfest 4th August 2018 Braehead Arena, Glasgow
Community Festival 1st July 2018 Finsbury Park, London
Cotton Clouds Festival 18th August 2018 Oldham
Craft Drink Festival 29th July 2018 Birmingham
Creamfields 23rd August 2018 Daresbury, Cheshire
Crossroads 8th July 2018 Belgium
Curious Arts Festival 20th July 2018 Pylewell Park, Hampshire


Deeside Music Festival - NXNE 31st August 2018 Aberdeen
Defected Croatia 9th August 2018 Tisno, Croatia
Dharma Festival 15th July 2018 Bournemouth
Different Sounds 1st July 2018 Poland
Dimensions Festival 29th August 2018 Fort Punto Christo, Pula, Croatia
Download Festival 14th June 2019 Donington Park


EH6 Festival 23rd November 2018 Various Venues. Edinburgh
Eastern Electrics 4th August 2018 Morden Park
Edinburgh Vegan Festival 19th August 2018 Edinburgh
Eighties/Nineties Forever 26th August 2018 Southend-on-Sea
Eklectica 7th September 2018 Newport-Hampshire
El Dorado Festival 29th June 2018 Eastnor Deer Park, Ledbury
Electric Fields 30th August 2018 Drumlanrig Castle in Thornhill, Dumfriesshire
Electric Wave Festival 28th July 2018 Surf Snowdonia, Aberconwy
Enchanted Arts Festival 27th July 2018 France
End Of The Road Festival 30th August 2018 Larmer Tree Gardens, nr Salisbury
Endeavour Festival 24th August 2018 Middlesbrough
Equinox Festival 24th September 2018 Chalk Farm in Wyham, near Lincoln
Evergreen 4th July 2018 United States
Exit Festival 12th July 2018 Petrovaradin Fortress, Serbia


FF18 (FearFest 18) 27th October 2018 Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham
Fairport's Cropredy Convention 9th August 2018 Banbury
Farr Festival 5th July 2018 Bygrave Woods, Newnham, Herts
Fat Lip Fest! 28th July 2018 The Lanes in Bristol
FeckFest 26th August 2018 Redditch
Feis Liverpool 7th July 2018 Liverpool
Fentons Festival 27th July 2018 Fentons Bar in Alexandria
Festival Number 6 6th September 2018 Portmeirion, Gwynedd, Wales
Festwich 28th July 2018 Manchester
Field Trip Festival 27th August 2018 Gilcombe Farm in Bruton, Somerset
Fiesta x Fold 30th June 2018 Kelvingrove Park, Glasgow
Fife Fest 4th August 2018 Dunfermline
Flixton Festival 26th August 2018 Flixton Cricket Club in Manchester
Flummoxed Festival 1st July 2018 near Milton-Keynes
Folk by the Oak 15th July 2018 Hatfield House, Great North Road, Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Free Harmony Festival 15th July 2018 near Bath
Freqs of Nature 4th July 2018 Germany
Fresh Island Festival 10th July 2018 Novalja, Croatia
Front Row Festival 7th July 2018 near Oxford
Fuji Rock Festival 27th July 2018 Naeba Ski resort, Niigata, Japan
Funny Moon Festival 15th July 2018 Czech-republic


Gambia Reggae Weekender 25th November 2018 Banjul Gambia in Banjul, Gambia
Garage Nation Outdoor Festival 30th June 2018 Hainault Forest Country Park, Redbridge
Geordie Moor 19th July 2018 Nuns Moor, Newcastle
Gin and Disco Festival Glasgow 21st July 2018 Glasgow
Gin and Disco Festival Liverpool 30th June 2018 Liverpool
Gin and Disco Stoke 28th July 2018 Stoke-On-Trent
Glasgow Shag Festival 7th July 2018 Glasgow
Glasgow Vegan Festival 10th November 2018 Glasgow
Glass Butter Beach 13th July 2018 Abersoch Bay, Gwynedd
Glastonferret 6th July 2018 The Ferret, Preston
Glitch Festival 14th August 2018 malta
Gorilla Beach Festival 3rd August 2018 near Middlesbrough
Greater London Vegan Festival 23rd June 2018 London
Groove Loch Ness 18th August 2018 Clune Farm at Loch Ness in Inverness


Head For The Hills 14th September 2018 Ramsbottom Cricket Club
Helsby Rocks & Respects 4th August 2018 Frodsham
Hideout Festival 25th June 2018 Zrce beach, Croatia
Hifields 7th July 2018 near Cambridge
Highest Point Festival 17th May 2019 The Ashton Memorial in Lancaster
Hopfest - Hoppers Beer and Gin Festival 8th July 2018 Preston
Hospitality In The Park 24th September 2018 Finsbury Park, London
Houghton 9th August 2018 Houghton Hall, Norfolk
Hull's House Funking Bass Line Festival 28th July 2018 Hull


Jika Jika! Festival 25th August 2018 Belfast
Junction 13 11th August 2018 Lower Drayton Farm, Penkridge


Kala 20th June 2018 Albania
Kendal Calling 26th July 2018 Lowther Deer Park, nr Penrith, Cumbria
Kent Comedy Festival 29th September 2018 Maidstone
Kent Tribute Festival 26th August 2018 Canterbury
Kew the Music 10th July 2018 Royal Botanic Gardens Kew in Richmond, London
Kiddstock Beach Festival 28th July 2018 Majuba Beach, Redcar. North East UK
Kilmarnock's Dirty Weekender 22nd November 2018 Kilmarnock
Kings Hill Music Festival 7th July 2018 West Malling
Kissed On The Roof Festival 29th July 2018 Norwich
Kisstory On The Common 21st July 2018 London
Kustom Kulture Blastoff 1st September 2018 Lincoln


Labyrinth Open Croatia 12th July 2018 Kamp Galeb in Croatia
Lake Of Stars 28th September 2018 TBA
Landed 19th August 2018 Llandrindod-Wells
Larmer Tree Festival 19th July 2018 Larmer Tree Gardens, Salisbury
Latitude Festival 12th July 2018 Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk
Lazy Sunday Festival 26th August 2018 near Stevenage
Leeds Festival 24th August 2018 Bramham Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leestock 25th May 2019 Melford Hall, Suffolk
Let's Rock Exeter! 30th June 2018 Powderham Castle in Exeter
Let's Rock London! 15th July 2018 Clapham Common in London
Let's Rock Shrewsbury! 14th July 2018 The Quarry, Shrewsbury
Let's Rock Southampton 7th July 2018 Southampton
Lincoln Folk Festival 14th July 2018 Lincoln
Linton Festival 6th July 2018 Alma Inn, Linton, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.
Live@Troon 7th September 2018 Troon Concert Hall in Troon near Kilmarnock
Liverpool Calling 22nd June 2018 Liverpool
Liverpool Disco Festival 13th October 2018 The Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Liverpool International Music Festival 21st July 2018 Sefton Park and City Centre, Liverpool
Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod 7th July 2018 Llangollen
Lollapalooza Paris 21st July 2018 France
Looe Music Festival 21st September 2018 Plymouth
Loopallu Festival 28th September 2018 Ullapool Pier, Scotland
Lost Village 23rd August 2018 Lincolnshire
Love Family Park 28th July 2018 Mainz, Germany
Love International 27th June 2018 The Garden, Tisno. Croatia
Love Supreme Festival 30th June 2018 Glynde Place in Lewes
Lovebox 13th July 2018 Gunnersbury Park, London
Lytham Festival 18th July 2018 Lytham near Blackpool


MADE Festival 28th July 2018 Perry Park, Birmingham
MCN Scottish Festival 22nd July 2018 Edinburgh
Made in Leeds 30th June 2018 Thwaite Mills Water Museum, Leeds
Major Rocks 28th July 2018 Chelmsford
Malia Live Beach Festival 2nd July 2018 Greece
Mammothfest 5th October 2018 Brighton
Manchester Pride 24th August 2018 Manchester
Manchester Rock & Bike Fest 28th June 2018 Rixton near Warrington and Manchester
Manchester Thai Festival 30th June 2018 Manchester
Mandrea Music Festival 14th August 2018 Arco, Italy
Mawazine Festival 22nd June 2018 Rabat, Morocco
Melt! Festival 13th July 2018 Ferropolis, Germany
Meraki Festival 12th August 2018 St-Albans
Middlesbrough Gin Fest 22nd June 2018 Middlesbrough
Midstock Festival 31st August 2018 Dalkeith Countrry Park, Edinburgh
Minety Music Festival 29th June 2018 Minety
Mint Festival 22nd September 2018 TBA Leeds
Moovin Festival 24th August 2018 Whitebottom Farm, Stockport
Moseley Folk Festival 31st August 2018 Moseley Park, Birmingham
Mostly Jazz, Funk and Soul Festival 6th July 2018 Moseley Private Park, Alcester Road in Birmingham
Music First Festival 25th May 2019 Hastings
Music on the Green 26th August 2018 Bearsted Green in Bearsted near Maidstone


NASS Festival 5th July 2018 Bath and West Showground, Somerset
NessCon - Inverness & Loch Ness Comic Con 26th August 2018 Inverness
Newcastle Vegan Festival 1st July 2018 Newcastle-on-Tyne
Noisily Festival 5th July 2018 near Leicester
Norbergfestival 26th July 2018 Sweden
Northampton Town Festival 7th July 2018 Northampton
Northern Green Gathering 16th August 2018 Bradley Nook Farm, Ashbourne
Norwich Thai Festival 1st September 2018 Norwich
Nostalgia Fest 28th July 2018 Bromley
Nova Batida 14th September 2018 Various Venues, Lisbon
Nozstock 20th July 2018 Rowden Paddocks, Bromyard


Oktoberfest Preston 12th October 2018 Flag Market in Preston
Old Skool Factory Festival 14th July 2018 Enfield
On The Hill 6th July 2018 near Warrington
Onboard the Craft 8th September 2018 Stoke Prior Sports and Country Club, Bromsgrove
Once Upon A Time In The West 15th July 2018 near Bath
One Dance Festival 22nd July 2018 Streatham Common, London
Outlook Festival 5th September 2018 Fort Punta, Pula, Croatia
Oxted Beer Festival 22nd July 2018 Master Park in Oxted


Park Life Music Festival 21st July 2018 near Medway-Rochester
Parklife 8th June 2019 Heaton Park, Manchester
Party at the Palace 11th August 2018 Lochside Field Linlithgow in Linlithgow, near Edinburgh
Party in Acklam Park! 26th August 2018 Middlesbrough Cricket Club
Pattishall Picnic in the Park 14th July 2018 near Northampton
PennFest 20th July 2018 Hemel-Hempstead
Pete The Monkey Festival 15th July 2018 France
Portsmouth Vegan Festival 13th October 2018 Portsmouth
Proms in the Priory 29th July 2018 Middlesbrough


Queens of the Stone Age 30th June 2018 London


Rabidfest 4th August 2018 Oxford
Ramblin' Man Fair 30th June 2018 Mote Park in Maidstone, Kent
Raver Tots Outdoor Festival 27th August 2018 Southend-on-Sea
Reading Festival 24th August 2018 Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berks
Readipop Festival 15th July 2018 Reading
Reminisce Festival 8th September 2018 Sherdley Park, St Helens
Restricted Forest 8th September 2018 Witton Country Park, Blackburn
Rewind Festival 17th August 2018 Reading
RiZE Festival 17th August 2018 Chelmsford
Robot Monkey presents Gwyl Haf - Summer Fest 30th June 2018 near Swansea
Rockore 25th August 2018 Kirkcaldy


S2S In The Park 28th July 2018 Preston
SW4 - South West Four 25th August 2018 Clapham Common, London
Sat In A Field Festival 3rd August 2018 near Bristol
Sequences Festival 21st July 2018 Motion in Bristol
Sheffield Vegan Festival 15th September 2018 Sheffield
Shiiine On: Birmingham 8th September 2018 Genting Arena, Birmingham
Shout About It Live 18th August 2018 Liverpool
Show Up Festival 2nd September 2018 Marmaris, Turkey
Sidewinder Oldskool Festival 27th October 2018 Bowlers Exhibition Centre, Manchester
Solfest 25th August 2018 Tarnside Farm, Near Aspatria, Cumbria
Sonder Festival 27th September 2018 Manchester
Sonus Festival 19th August 2018 Zcre Beach, Pag Island
Sounds From The Other City 5th May 2019 Various Venues in Salford
Soundwave Festival Croatia 26th July 2018 The Garden Tisno Croatia
South East Vegan Festival 30th June 2018 Southampton
SouthCider Festival 1st July 2018 near Dorchester
Southend Relay Summer Festival 28th July 2018 Southend-on-Sea
Southern Soul Festival 29th June 2018 Ulcinj, Montenegro
Splendour Festival 21st July 2018 Wollaton Park, Nottingham
Stampede Festival 21st July 2018 O2 Ritz, Manchester
Standon Calling 26th July 2018 Standon, Hertfordshire
Summer Gathering Festival 18th August 2018 Donington Park in Derby
Summer Music Festival 5th August 2018 Sheffield
Summer Sound Music Festival 27th July 2018 Gisborough Priory, Middlesbrough
Summer at Crathes 6th July 2018 near Aberdeen
Sunborn Festival 1st July 2018 Hainault Forest Country Park, Ilford
Suncebeat 18th July 2018 Tisno, Croatia
Sunday Sessions Scotland 24th June 2018 Edinburgh
Sundays Festival 22nd July 2018 Italy
Sunset Arts and Music Festival 14th July 2018 United States


TRNSMT Festival 6th July 2018 Glasgow Green, Glasgow
Tabanca Caribbean Festival 16th September 2018 Grimsby
Tenbury Music Festival 30th June 2018 Worcester
Texfest 29th June 2018 Market Harborough
Thame Town Music Festival and Convention 14th July 2018 Oxford
The Big Feastival 24th August 2018 Alex James' Farm, Kingham, Oxfordshire
The Country Fair 4th August 2018 Melford Hall in Suffolk
The Great Escape 16th May 2019 Venues in Brighton
The Lancashire Festival 21st July 2018 Moor Park, Preston
The Peacock Society 6th July 2018 france
The Rainbow Festival: Educate Not Revocate 29th September 2018 Venue TBA
The Retro Beach Festival 4th August 2018 Middlesbrough
The Rum Festival Middlesbrough 2nd November 2018 The M E C Middlesbrough Events Centre in Middlesbrough
The Rum Festival Sheffield 27th July 2018 Sheffield
The Ultimate Tribute Festival 22nd June 2018 Tunbridge-Wells
The Whole World Window 11th August 2018 The Continental in Preston
Threshold 29th March 2019 Various venues in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Todd in the Hole Festival 21st July 2018 Stevenage
Tramlines Festival 20th July 2018 Various venues - Sheffield
Tribfest Music Festival 16th August 2018 York
Truck Festival 20th July 2018 Hill Farm, Oxford
Truefest 3rd August 2018 near Hereford


Victorious Festival 24th August 2018 Southsea Common, Portsmouth


Wacken Open Air 2nd August 2018 germany
We Are FSTVL 24th May 2019 Damyns Hall Aerodrome, Upminster
We Are Together Festival 15th July 2018 Belfast
We Love Notts Festival 7th July 2018 Nottingham
WellowFest 13th July 2018 near Nottingham
Weyfest 17th August 2018 Rural Life Centre, Tilford, Surrey
Wickham Festival 2nd August 2018 Blind Lane, Wickham
Wilderness Festival 2nd August 2018 Cornbury Park, Charlbury, Oxfordshire
Wireless 6th July 2018 Finsbury Park, London
Wolverhampton Food Festival 8th July 2018 Wolverhampton
Wonder Fields 29th June 2018 Great Fulford in Dunsford, Exeter
Woo Fest 7th July 2018 Worcester
Woodland Dance Project 29th September 2018 Edinburgh
Woof Festival 22nd July 2018 Near Warrington
Wyrefest 20th July 2018 Lancaster


Y Not Festival 26th July 2018 Pikehall, Derbyshire, DE4 2PH
Yard Open Air Club 25th August 2018 Bristol


Zombie Fest 27th October 2018 Mildenhall Stadium in Mildenhall
elrow Town London 18th August 2018 Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London

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