Feast your eyes upon some of this week's newest, most attractive and outrageous events in our splendid New On Skiddle feature - built especially with you in mind (Goodness, gracious... Don't we treat you well?).
From August bank Holiday bonanza's to uninhibited, all-out Freshers parties, drum n bass raves with some of the best in the business and enchanting music festivals positioned deep within magical forests... Whatever it is that floats your metaphorical party boat, we've got it in spades!
Now, stop whatever it is you're doing at once! Sit back in the reclining position and stick your feet up, Switch off from the people around you and devote the next five to ten minutes of your life to finding and arranging that next big day/night out. Do it. You deserve it.
(Click or tap on the artist, event or venue names below to find tickets and more...)
WAH x JBM presents Chase & Status, Dimension, Bou...
When: Friday 26th November 2021
Where: Planet Ice Arena in Coventry
Worried About Henry and JBM Music link up once again for another huge bass-heavy party at Coventry's Planet Ice this November.
The two sets of seasoned event promoters have announced a lineup stocked with some of the biggest names on the UK bass music scene, including heavy hitters Chase & Status, Dimension, Bou, Turno, AMA and The Prototypes. Compering the epic 7-hour event - running from 9 pm until 4 am - are MC greats IC3, 2SHY and DEEFA.
A must for those who like their music deep and dirty.
Find tickets for WAH x JBM presents Chase & Status, Dimension and Bou - here
Do Not Sleep Manchester
When: Saturday 30th October 2021
Where: Albert Hall in Manchester
Returning to the capital of the North this Halloween, non-conformist party experts Do Not Sleep will provide dance fans with a spooktacular rave event featuring live performances from world-renowned names the likes of Deborah De Luca, Dense & Pika, Frazi.er and Marco Faraone.
The famous house and techno brand, whose journey began over on the White Isles of Ibiza many years ago, will take over the city's historic Albert Hall live music venue for a very special dusk 'til dawn party, welcoming in the pagan holiday of all hallows eve.
Get dressed up and have it large in Manchester this Halloween!
Find tickets for Do Not Sleep Manchester - here
Beastwang Halloween w/ DJ EZ
When: Saturday 30th October 2021
Where: O2 Academy in Leicester
Another frightfully huge Halloween event will cast a Beastwang shaped shadow over the Midlands this October...
People of Leicester - prepare yourselves for one of the most devilish events of the year - Beastwang Halloween! Taking to the stage on the eve of Halloween, legendary UKG head, DJ EZ will warm up the crowd alongside Flava D and Crazy Cousinz. Joining them, a surplus of talented artists hailing from right across central England.
Find tickets for Beastwang Halloween w/ DJ EZ - here
When: Saturday 9th October 2021
Where: Herrington Country Park in Houghton Le Spring
Final release tickets are now on sale for LooseFest 2021. The inaugural open-air event, taking place on the spacious grounds of Herrington Country Park in Houghton Le Spring, just a short trip outside of Sunderland, is set to welcome a host of respected selectors and producers for a heady one day party this October.
On the bill of confirmed performers are names such as Sub Focus, MK AKA house music specialist Marc Kinchen, techno-wizard Alan Fitzpatrick, Paul Woolford, Dimension, Low Steppa, Jess Bays and many more.
Tickets are flying out - Get yours now below...
Find tickets for LooseFest 2021 - here
The Wild Wood Disco Festival 2021
When: Saturday 11th - Sunday 12th September 2021
Where: The Woodland Glade in Cambridge
Head deep into the woods of Cambridge this September, and you'll discover a fantasy land of intimate music venues, colourful characters and hedonistic revelry... Does such a magical place really exist, we hear you ask? Why yes, it most certainly does and it's called The Wild Wood Disco Festival.
Dance all day in the sunshine and party long into the night, under the stars and the canopy of the enchanting woodland, at this excellent one-day disco extravaganza.
Featuring live sets from a long list of esteemed disco champions, the likes of Crazy P, Stanton Warriors, Dan Shake, PBR Streetgang, Krystal Klear, Heidi... this is one party you simply can't afford to miss!
Find tickets for The Wild Wood Disco Festival 2021 - here
Jamie Jones and LWE present Halloween at Tobacco Dock
When: Saturday 30th October 2021
Where: Tobacco Dock in London
Taking their reputation for envelope-pushing events to new heights, London Warehouse Events or LWE return to Tobacco Dock with an all-day event this Halloween.
Long regarded as the birthplace of rave culture in the capital, the venue was granted Grade 1 listed status back in 2011. Living up to its honoured title, the warehouse complex is now set to host some of the most in-demand DJs of the modern dance music scene.
Entertaining the huge crowds at this hair raising party, Hot Creations boss Jamie Jones will take to the ones and two's alongside a checklist of highly regarded dance talents including Luciano, Skream, Archie Hamilton, Detlef, La Fleur and more...
A warehouse rave fit for the most disturbed of minds.
Find tickets for Jamie Jones and LWE present Halloween at Tobacco Dock - here
Sersa Records presents: Newcastle Freshers Festival: Endor
When: Sunday 19th September 2021
Where: 7 Jesmond Dene Road Newcastle Upon Tyne NE2 in Newcastle Upon Tyne
National party-throwing brand and dance music label, Sersa Records have announced a monumental freshers event at Newcastle's Beachbox, to welcome new students to the city this September.
Boasting over 16 hours of live music across three dance arenas, with live sets from some of the best DJs in the world, this epic all-day shindig we house up to 2,000 undergraduates making it one of the biggest Freshers events in Northern England.
Brighton-based house DJ/producer, Endor has recently been revealed as the headliner of the event. Many more special guests and artists are yet to be announced. Keep 'em peeled.
Find tickets for Sersa Records presents: Newcastle Freshers Festival: Endor - here
Freshers Rave @ Fabric London 2021
When: Thursday 23rd September 2021
Where: Fabric in London
Another big one for the undergraduates beginning their studies in the English capital this year - Iconic London superclub, Fabric is set to hold a huge Freshers rave, delivering three arenas of live music from the best in house, tech, UKG, hip hop, R&B and more.
Set to commandeer the airwaves across each of the three rooms - from 10 pm until 3 am - are party collectives the likes of Sneak London, Kandy London and TBT London.
Expect a wild night and an exhilarating introduction to the nightlife in one of the world's biggest cities - including inflatables, confetti cannons and more...
Find tickets for Freshers Rave @ Fabric London 2021 - here
Tribal 10 Hour Open-Air w/ East End Dubs & Jaden Thompson - Bank Holiday Weekend Event
When: Saturday 28th August 2021
Where: Hope Works in Sheffield
Tribal call on long-term friends Jaden Thompson, Nick Spencer and East End Dubs to bring the party vibes to Sheffield this weekend, in celebration of the August Bank Holiday.
The 10-hour open-air event, taking place at the long-standing Hope Works warehouse space, in the centre of the city, will flaunt some of the best live production, including Tribal's infamous outdoor VOID sound installation, decoration and staging found anywhere else across Steel City.
Other names confirmed to perform on the day include Giulio Pipe, Joe Tomo, Max Rottier, Finn Eden and Ella Neary to name a few.
Find tickets for Tribal 10 hour open air w/ East End Dubs & Jaden Thompson - here
Sauce presents Prok | Fitch - House Music All Night Long - Bank Holiday weekend Event
When: Sunday 29th August 2021
Where: Boxed Bar And Music Venue in Leicester
East Midlands based event brand, Sauce are ready and raring to go BIG this August Bank Holiday weekend, at Leicester's Boxed Bar and Music Venue.
Featuring a lineup headlined by top-flight selectors, including one of the hottest and most acclaimed house music duos in the UK, Prok & Fitch, and with support from up and comers Tall Order, Meldo, Dansk, Dickie and more, this is set to be one serious and very naughty late-night party.
First release tickets have already sold out and second release tickets are selling fast! Don't hesitate, get yours now below...
Find tickets for Sauce presents Prok | Fitch - House Music All Night Long - here
Homoelectric at Hidden
When: Saturday 2nd October 2021
Where: Hidden in Manchester
Manchester's leading underground queer night, Homeoelctric will deliver a disco fit for the disenfranchised at one of the City's best known and most adored nightspots, Hidden in the first weekend of October.
On the night, those who manage to acquire tickets for this sought-after subversive party can expect an eclectic soundtrack featuring only the best in house, techno, Italo, acid and more.
Expected to take control of the decks throughout the event, resident DJs Luke Una, Gina Breeze, Jamie Bull, Will Tramp and Lukas will be joined by notable additions, Kim Lana, Maurice Fulton and Prosumer.
Opt-out of the tacky music and bars that line the city’s Gay Village and seek a more authentic experience at Hidden this October.
Find tickets for Homoelectric at Hidden - here
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Highest Point Festival 2021: Rick Astley, Sophie-Ellis Bextor...
When: Sunday 5th September 2021
Where: Williamson Park in Lancaster
Weekend tickets for the return instalment of Lancaster's Highest Point Festival have now all sold out. But don't be disheartened! There are still a few day tickets available for the taking if you're quick enough!
One of those days - Sunday 5th September - will see one of, if not the biggest name of the '80s performing some of his many globally renowned hits live on stage. Rick Astley, star of many a meme, viral sensation and singer of retro banger, 'Never Gonna Give You Up', is confirmed for a headline performance on the festival's Main Stage.
Helping the legendary singer-songwriter close out the huge family-friendly event, disco queen Sophie Ellis-Bextor and phoney Latino outfit, The Cuban Brothers will also bring their wildly entertaining live shows to the table.
To get your hands on one of the last remaining tickets, just click or tap on the link below...
Find tickets for Highest Point Festival 2021: Rick Astley, Sophie-Ellis Bextor - here
Check out our August Bank Holiday Inspire Me page for more fantastic live events happening over the coming weekend. For everything else, head over to our What's On Guide or to our Things To Do page.