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Welcome to the biggest 2017 festival guide! Find the latest summer festival lineups, news, tickets and information; use our festival search to find your perfect festival! We've got some fantastic festival competitions and of course get the cheapest music festival tickets!

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Boutique / Grassroots festivals

These small festival gems are the hidden wonders of the festivals world. Just big enough to satisfy your musical needs without being over commercial. (view more)

  • Homegrown Music Festival

    9th - 11th Jun 2017

    Suffolk Academy in Bury St. Edmunds

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  • Killin Music Festival

    16th - 18th Jun 2017

    McLaren Hall Killin, Perthshire, FK21 8UW

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  • The Great Escape

    18th - 20th May 2017

    Venues in Brighton

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  • The Winter Social Festival

    11th Mar 2017

    Kent County Show Ground in Maidstone

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  • Alfresco

    26th - 28th May 2017

    Royal Tunbridge Well in Kent

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  • Threshold

    31st Mar - 2nd Apr 2017

    Various venues in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

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  • Fat Out Fest

    14th - 16th Apr 2017

    Islington Mill, Salford

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  • Sounds From The Other City

    30th Apr 2017

    Various Venues in Salford

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  • Isle of Wight

    8th - 11th Jun 2017

    Seaclose Park, Newport,

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  • The Big Barn Rally

    25th - 27th May 2017

    Etherow Country Park, Compstall, Stockport

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  • Wee Dub Festival

    3rd - 5th Mar 2017

    Edinburgh

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  • Knockengorroch World Ceilidh

    25th - 28th May 2017

    Galloway, South West Scotland

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  • Field Day

    3rd Jun 2017

    Victoria Park, London

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  • Baltic Weekender

    2nd - 4th Jun 2017

    Liverpool

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  • Breaking Bands Festival

    26th - 29th May 2017

    Stoke Prior Sports + Country Club in Stoke Prior, Midlands

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  • Leestock

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Melford Hall, Suffolk

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  • Wychwood Festival

    2nd - 4th Jun 2017

    Cheltenham Racecourse

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  • Positive Vibration - Festival of Reggae

    9th - 10th Jun 2017

    Constellations Garden & Club, Liverpool

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  • Funk The Family

    18th Jun 2017

    Brighton

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  • Love International

    28th Jun - 5th Jul 2017

    The Garden Tisno. Croatia

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  • Common People - Oxford

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Oxford

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Family Friendly festivals

Kids are welcome at these festivals, and they often provide entertainment areas for the young ones. (view more)

Rock / Metal / Indie Music festivals

Festivals that mainly feature Rock/Metal/Indie music artists. Highlights include Leeds and Reading festivals and Download. (view more)

  • The Big Barn Rally

    25th - 27th May 2017

    Etherow Country Park, Compstall, Stockport

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  • Liverpool Sound City

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Clarence Dock, Liverpool

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  • Leestock

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Melford Hall, Suffolk

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  • Breaking Bands Festival

    26th - 29th May 2017

    Stoke Prior Sports + Country Club in Stoke Prior, Midlands

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  • FestEvol

    30th Apr 2017

    Camp and Furnace, Liverpool

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  • Camden Rocks

    3rd Jun 2017

    Various Camden Venues, London

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  • Homegrown Music Festival

    9th - 11th Jun 2017

    Suffolk Academy in Bury St. Edmunds

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  • Positive Vibration - Festival of Reggae

    9th - 10th Jun 2017

    Constellations Garden & Club, Liverpool

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  • Live At Leeds

    29th Apr 2017

    Various venues in Leeds

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  • Threshold

    31st Mar - 2nd Apr 2017

    Various venues in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

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  • Glastonbury

    21st - 25th Jun 2017

    Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset

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  • Blissfields Festival

    6th - 8th Jul 2017

    Vicarage Farm, Winchester, Hampshire

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  • Barclaycard presents British Summer Time Hyde Park

    30th Jun - 9th Jul 2017

    Hyde Park, London

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  • Linton Festival

    7th Jul 2017

    Alma Inn, Linton, Ross-on-Wye, Herefordshire.

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  • Sounds From The Other City

    30th Apr 2017

    Various Venues in Salford

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  • The Great Escape

    18th - 20th May 2017

    Venues in Brighton

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  • Bluedot Festival

    7th - 9th Jul 2017

    Jodrell Bank Observatory in Macclesfield

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  • Field Day

    3rd Jun 2017

    Victoria Park, London

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  • Outlines

    3rd - 4th Mar 2017

    Various Venues in Sheffield

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  • Download Festival

    9th - 11th Jun 2017

    Donington Park

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  • 2Q Festival

    1st Apr 2017

    Various Venues, Derby City Centre

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Dance Music festivals

Festivals that mainly feature dance music artists. Whether you're into House music, Drum + Bass, EDM or Trance, Dance Music festivals often have a wide range of music genres with major headline acts. (view more)

  • The Rainbow Venues Festival

    15th Apr 2017

    The Rainbow Venues, Digbeth, Birmingham

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  • Forbidden Forest

    30th Apr 2017

    The Forest Donington Park in Donington

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  • Alfresco

    26th - 28th May 2017

    Royal Tunbridge Well in Kent

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  • Parklife

    10th - 11th Jun 2017

    Heaton Park, Manchester

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  • We Are FSTVL

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Damyns Hall Aerodrome, Upminster

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  • Wee Dub Festival

    3rd - 5th Mar 2017

    Edinburgh

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  • Common People - Oxford

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Oxford

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  • SSW Summer Weekender

    9th - 11th Jun 2017

    Stanwix Park Holiday Centre in Silloth, near Carlisle

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  • Groove Cairngorm

    24th - 26th Feb 2017

    Cairngorm Mountain in Aviemore, near Perth

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  • Snowbombing

    3rd - 8th Apr 2017

    Mayrhofen, Austria.

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  • Field Day

    3rd Jun 2017

    Victoria Park, London

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  • Snowboxx Festival

    18th - 24th Mar 2017

    Avoriaz France

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  • Positive Vibration - Festival of Reggae

    9th - 10th Jun 2017

    Constellations Garden & Club, Liverpool

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  • Threshold

    31st Mar - 2nd Apr 2017

    Various venues in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

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  • The Winter Social Festival

    11th Mar 2017

    Kent County Show Ground in Maidstone

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  • Annie Mac presents Lost & Found

    13th - 16th Apr 2017

    Various Venues, Malta

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  • Common People - Southampton

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Southampton Common

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  • Enjoy Music

    3rd Jun 2017

    Hazlehead Park in Aberdeen

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  • Resistance

    24th - 26th Mar 2017

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  • Baltic Weekender

    2nd - 4th Jun 2017

    Liverpool

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  • Insomnifest

    16th Apr 2017

    Beaverworks, Leeds

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Mainstream / Pop Music festivals

Festivals that feature a wide variety of pop music artists - expect well known names from the charts and radio. (view more)

  • Belladrum Tartan Heart

    3rd - 5th Aug 2017

    Inverness

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  • Loopallu Festival

    29th - 30th Sep 2017

    Ullapool Pier, Scotland

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  • Samphire Festival

    7th - 9th Jul 2017

    Taunton

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  • SW4 - South West Four

    26th - 27th Aug 2017

    Clapham Common, London

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  • Camp Bestival

    27th - 29th Jul 2017

    Lulworth Castle, Dorset

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  • Leeds Festival

    25th - 27th Aug 2017

    Bramham Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire

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  • Positive Vibration - Festival of Reggae

    9th - 10th Jun 2017

    Constellations Garden & Club, Liverpool

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  • Glastonbury

    21st - 25th Jun 2017

    Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset

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  • Enjoy Music

    3rd Jun 2017

    Hazlehead Park in Aberdeen

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  • Isle of Wight

    8th - 11th Jun 2017

    Seaclose Park, Newport,

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  • Tramlines Festival

    21st - 22nd Jul 2017

    Various locations around Sheffield City Centre

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  • Kendal Calling

    27th - 30th Jul 2017

    Lowther Deer Park, nr Penrith, Cumbria

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  • Citadel

    17th Jul 2017

    Victoria Park, London

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  • Bestival

    7th - 10th Sep 2017

    The Lulworth Estate, East Lulworth, Dorset.

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  • V Festival

    19th - 20th Aug 2017

    Chelsmford and Stafford

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  • Latitude Festival

    13th - 16th Jul 2017

    Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk

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  • Wychwood Festival

    2nd - 4th Jun 2017

    Cheltenham Racecourse

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  • Leestock

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Melford Hall, Suffolk

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  • Manchester Pride

    25th - 28th Aug 2017

    Manchester

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  • Lytham Festival

    2nd - 6th Aug 2017

    Lytham, Blackpool

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  • Reading Festival

    25th - 27th Aug 2017

    Little Johns Farm, Richfield Avenue, Reading, Berks

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Budget festivals

Tickets for these festivals are 100 or less - ideal if you're on a budget! (view more)

  • Wee Dub Festival

    3rd - 5th Mar 2017

    Edinburgh

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  • Insomnifest

    16th Apr 2017

    Beaverworks, Leeds

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  • The Big Barn Rally

    25th - 27th May 2017

    Etherow Country Park, Compstall, Stockport

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  • Groove Cairngorm

    24th - 26th Feb 2017

    Cairngorm Mountain in Aviemore, near Perth

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  • Country To Country Festival

    10th Mar 2017

    The o2, London

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  • Live At Leeds

    29th Apr 2017

    Various venues in Leeds

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  • Breaking Bands Festival

    26th - 29th May 2017

    Stoke Prior Sports + Country Club in Stoke Prior, Midlands

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  • Alfresco

    26th - 28th May 2017

    Royal Tunbridge Well in Kent

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  • The Winter Social Festival

    11th Mar 2017

    Kent County Show Ground in Maidstone

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  • Knockengorroch World Ceilidh

    25th - 28th May 2017

    Galloway, South West Scotland

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  • Liverpool Sound City

    27th - 28th May 2017

    Clarence Dock, Liverpool

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  • Fat Out Fest

    14th - 16th Apr 2017

    Islington Mill, Salford

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  • Outlines

    3rd - 4th Mar 2017

    Various Venues in Sheffield

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  • Sounds From The Other City

    30th Apr 2017

    Various Venues in Salford

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  • The Great Escape

    18th - 20th May 2017

    Venues in Brighton

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  • The Rainbow Venues Festival

    15th Apr 2017

    The Rainbow Venues, Digbeth, Birmingham

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  • North Lancs Soul Festival

    19th - 21st May 2017

    Morecambe

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  • FestEvol

    30th Apr 2017

    Camp and Furnace, Liverpool

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  • Snowboxx Festival

    18th - 24th Mar 2017

    Avoriaz France

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  • Threshold

    31st Mar - 2nd Apr 2017

    Various venues in the Baltic Triangle, Liverpool

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  • Forbidden Forest

    30th Apr 2017

    The Forest Donington Park in Donington

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Overseas festivals

Looking for sunnier weather? These overseas festivals should suit the bill with their sunnier climates. (view more)

2017 festival tickets

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