New On Skiddle: 51st State Festival, BassJam Manchester, Project 72...

Our weekly roundup of some of the best and most recently added events on Skiddle

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 26th Mar 2021

It's been yet another busy week here at Skiddle HQ, with tickets to loads of new and exciting experiences - from festivals and club nights, to outdoor cinema showings, German beer festivals and more - now on sale across the site. 

Check out a selection of some of our favourite recently added events, listed below, and grab yourself a ticket whilst you still can...


Tap or click on the event titles for tickets and more...



51st State Festival

When: Saturday 7th August 2021

Where: Trent Country Park in London

Returning to the grounds of North London's Trent Country Park this August, 51st State Festival will celebrate it's belated 6th edition with a huge all-day party.

Following the festivals magnificent 5th birthday event back in 2019, which gained the event a nomination for DJ magazine's Best Festival Award, this years long-awaited instalment will feature performances from a long list of the influential electronic artists, yet to be announced.

Based on the lineup of 2019's acclaimed outing, which saw the likes of Roger Sanchez, Todd Edwards, Joey Negro, Crazy P Soundsystem, Todd Terry, Wookie, Norman Jay MBE performing in front of over 17,000 dance fans, you can be sure of a special programme of acts for 2021's return event.


Find tickets for 51st State Festival here




BassJam Manchester

When: Saturday 23rd October 2021

Where: O2 Victoria Warehouse in Manchester

Heavyweight bass brand, BassJam will take over Manchester's enormous O2 Victoria Warehouse once again this October, providing fans of grime, garage, drum n bass, bass-house, hip hop and everything in between, with performances from a carefully curated selection of respected DJs.

Powered by the same team behind one of the North's most sought-after dance events, Pier Jam, the festival is set to welcome a list of renowned headline acts, such as Continental GT, FooR, Nathan Dawe, master of mash up Jaguar Skills, legend Tom Zanetti and home-grown wonder, Tyreezy, for it's biggest and most elaborate show to date.

Expect huge production and some extra special surprises throughout the 6 hour event.


Find tickets for BassJam Manchester here




Cultivate 2021

When: Saturday 25th September 2021

Where: Beach Esplanade in Aberdeen

Throwing a post-COVID rave revival event the people of the UK truly deserve, Aberdeen's Cultivate Festival will showcase a number of powerhouse Dance names this September, to welcome the return of live music in 2021.

Techno don Mella Dee, alongside the DJs and producers Kettama, Absolute, Jaguar, Adelphi Music Factory, Ewan McVicar and many more, will provide those lucky so and so's in attendance with a next level soundtrack of dance favourites throughout the all-day rave event.

An absolute must attend event for party revellers located in the North East.


Find tickets for Cultivate 2021 here




Cream Classical Ibiza on the Waterfront

When: Sunday 19th September 2021

Where: Liverpool Pier Head in Liverpool

Due to unprecedented demand, Cream Classical have recently announced plans to bring yet another unique dance music spectacle to Liverpool's iconic waterfront this September, following the initial sold out date (Saturday 18th September).

The newly published event will see legendary DJ greats Armand Van Helden, Groove Armada, Roger Sanchez, Seb Fontaine and Tall Paul, performing Ibiza classics alongside the amazing, 50-strong Kaleidoscope Orchestra.

Alike the first sellout event, the evenings proceedings will be curated by popular dance duo K-Klass.

Don't miss your chance to witness this special celebration of the White Isles greatest dance records.


Find tickets for Cream Classical on the Waterfront here




Out East Festival

When: Friday 6th - Saturday 7th August 2021

Where: Gosford House in Longniddry

Bringing together music, arts, culture, food, dancing, wellbeing and so much more, East Lothian's Out East Festival is a brand new, socially distanced event built with the carefree in mind.

The family-friendly occasion will host a number of fantastic live performers across 4 amazing stages on the stunning grounds of Gosford House, a 19th century manor house only 30 minutes from Edinburgh.

Head Out East for a new festival experience in the Scottish lowlands this year.


Find tickets for Out East Festival here




90s Baby Indoor Festival

When: Friday 17th September 2021

Where: Bowlers Exhibition Centre in Manchester

Take a trip back in time and relive the golden era of dance music at Manchester's 90s Baby Indoor Festival.

Head to the enormous BEC Arena for a night of nostalgia this September, and witness some of your favourite past performers playing a selection of unforgettable club tracks. Amongst the 30+ acts scheduled to make an appearance are the likes of Basshunter, DJ Sammy, Corona, Baby D, Chicane, Judge Jules, Rui Da Silva, Ratpack, N-Trance, Phats & Small and many more. 

Prepare yourself for mind blowing light shows, special effects and huge sound systems at one of the North West's biggest revival events.


Find tickets for 90s Baby Indoor Festival here




Circus x Coco presents Sosa & Wheats


When: Friday 30th July 2021

Where: 24 Kitchen Street in Liverpool

Prominent club brand, Circus will celebrate the launch of brand new record label - COCO HQ at Liverpools 24 Kitchen Street this July.

Featuring performances from label figureheads, Sosa and Wheats - two of Liverpools most in-demand house music heroes - the pair are expected to deliver an evening rammed with the hottest, heaviest and loudest house music anthems. 

The new partnership between between both Circus and COCO HQ is set to bring a host of new events to venues around Liverpool throughout 2021.

Circus will also collaborate with global powerhouse Cream this year, providing some huge warehouse events on the city's Bramley Moore Dock.

Watch this space for more details as they come...


Find tickets for Circus x Coco presents Sosa & Wheats here

Find tickets for Circus x Cream events here




Project 72

When: Friday 24th - Sunday 26th September 2021

Where: Pontins Camber Sands in Camber

Boasting over 120 live performances from a plethora of renowned D'n'B legends, across one weekend this September, join thousands of other dedicated junglists in making the pilgrimage to one of the UK's biggest drum n bass events - Project 72.

Set to bring the ruckus to Pontins Camber Sands in the beautiful old Port Town of Rye, on the South East coast, catch the likes of Sub Focus, Hybrid Minds, Dimensions, King of the Rollers & Inja, Bladerunner, DJ Hazard, IC3, Nicky Blackmarket, Benny L, Ragga Twins and more rocking the festivals three, colossal arenas.

Weekend package deals including accommodation and VIP options are available to purchase by following the link below.


Find tickets for Project 72 here




Babylon Cardiff - Opening Weekend / Summer of Love

When: Saturday 5th June - Saturday 7th August 2021 (8 dates)

Where: Jacobs Roof Garden in Cardiff

Head to the rooftops of the Welsh capital this summer in search of Babylon.

Join seasoned boutique party starting collective, Babylon at Jacobs Roof Garden throughout June, July and August 2021, for a series of sizzling parties including performances from a hand picked bill of trusted selectors - yet to be announced. Situated above the city's antiques market, the venue boasts an expansive terrace where attendees can take in spectacular views over Cardiff, whilst soaking up the sun, music and atmosphere. 

Get your hands on tickets for these exclusive rooftop parties before it's too late. 


Find tickets for Babylon Cardiff here




Cirque Du Soul Nottingham

When: Monday 21st June 2021

Where: Rock City in Nottingham

Roll up, roll up and witness the greatest show on earth! Feast your eyes and ears upon the biggest, most spectacular and most dazzling dance event, found anywhere across the city of Nottingham - the Cirque Du Soul.

Arriving at one of the city's most popular music venues, Rock City, this June, the 'Summer Showdown Event' will see a host of massive DJ names performing 6 hours of live music, across three different rooms. 

Featuring huge decor, theatrical performers and with a first-rate soundtrack, there's something to suit all needs at this forthcoming  themed spectacle.


Find tickets for Cirque Du Soul Nottingham here




Oktoberfest Wolverhampton

When: Friday 15th - Saturday 16th October 2021

Where: The Hangar in Wolverhampton

Celebrate the worlds largest beer festival, Oktoberfest at one of Wolverhampton's biggest warehouse events spaces, The Hangar this October.

Commemorate the globally renowned event, marking the marriage of the crown prince of Bavaria, King Louis I, to Princess Therese von Sachsen-Hildburghausen... come on, who we kidding.

Grab yourself a stein, change into your best Lederhosen (everyone owns a Lederhosen, right?), practice your best Oompah moves and ready yourself for a proper traditional German knees up.  

Get stuck into some of the best German lagers on the market and dine on a smorgasbord of Bavarian cuisines - from Schweinebraten (roast pork) and Steckerlfisch (grilled fish on a stick), to Würstl (sausages) with loads of mustard. 


Find tickets for Oktoberfest Wolverhampton here






Looking for a Socially Distanced event to attend in the upcoming weeks and months? Check out our long list of COVID safe parties happening near you throughout the spring and summer here




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