New on Skiddle: Gigs and festivals you can buy tickets for right now

Our new weekly feature rounding up all of the latest live music events - now on sale - recently added to Skiddle

Skiddle Staff

Last updated: 26th Feb 2021

It's been a particularly busy week here at Skiddle, as you might expect... 

The 'roadmap out of lockdown' set out by the prime minister on Monday (22nd February 2021), suggests that we should all see a to return normality by mid-June this year. Hallelujah.

That means the return of our beloved live music; the return of gigs, club nights, warehouse raves and festivals. All that we have so desperately yearned for over the past twelve months should be back with us before the summer is out. 

Upon the announcement of that especially excellent news on that momentous Monday, we saw a huge amount of activity and traffic on the Skiddle website, with hundreds of events popping up and tickets flying out faster than they could be added! 

Below you can find a handful of some of the many quality events recently added to Skiddle, set to take place throughout the coming months. Be warned - tickets for almost all of these events are selling out incredibly fast! We recommend getting yours today to avoid missing out.



PierJam Blackpool

When: Saturday 18th September 2021

Where: Blackpool North Pier in Blackpool

Lineup: Chase & Status, Holy Goof, Skepsis, Wookie, Wideboys

PierJam is back!

Regarded as one of the best daytime parties on the west coast, it's a favourite amongst raving revellers from across the North of England.

Returning for one day only this year, fans can expect PierJam's best edition to date with organisers already pulling out all the stops to secure some huge, heavy-hitting names - the likes of UK chart-smashing drum n bass legends - Chase & Status, and garage legend - DJ EZ.

Join thousands on Blackpool's iconic North Pier this September for one of the most hotly anticipated dance events of 2021!


Find tickets for PierJam Blackpool here





When: Saturday 31st July 2021

Where: Majuba Beach in Redcar

Lineup: Sonny Fodera, Hannah Wants, Joel Corry, Low Steppa, Biscits

Another huge dance event at another iconic coastal venue - BeachJam 2021 has some big plans in store for it's long-awaited comeback event this July.

Established by the organisers of PierJam, the daytime party, situated on the North East coast of England, is set to welcome some of the biggest names in the UK's house and bass scenes alongside a host of renowned, local dance brands and promoters.

Amongst the headliners of the event are the likes of chart-topper Joel Corry, revered DJ Sonny Fodera and one of electronic musics brightest talents - Hannah Wants.


Find tickets for BeachJam here



Parked Out

When: Saturday 21st August 2021

Where: The Old Post Office in Barnsley

Lineup: Holy Goof, Bad Boy Chiller Crew, Tom Zanetti, Skepsis, Jamie Duggan

More than 90% of tickets for Parked Out's 2021 comeback event have already been sold - and it's not hard to see why...

Carrying over the same lineup from 2020's cancelled instalment, those lucky enough to get their hands on some tickets for this sought after event can expect to see a plethora of high-energy performances from some of the best in the UK's dance music scene. 

Appearing across three dance arenas, each featuring some the festivals biggest and best production to date, the likes of bass protagonist Holy goof, house specialist Jamie Duggan and British bassline and garage collective - Bad Boy Chiller Crew, are all set to entertain the masses.

Once again taking residence of the Old Post Office in Barnsley, the festival site will also include a range food and drink stalls and a selection of dizzying fairground attractions.


Find tickets for Parked Out here



On The Beach w/Chase & Status

When: Saturday 24th July 2021

Where: Brighton Beach in Brighton

Lineup: Chase & Status, SASASAS, Bou, Kings of the Rollers

Join 5,000 junglist's this July for what will surely be one of, if not the biggest mega raves held on Brighton Beach this year.

Another huge event set by the the sea, On The Beach is due to return once more in 2021 following last years forced cancellation.

Locking down a bill of artists to be the envy of all other boutique festivals in the south, organisers Worried About Henry and Break Science are super stoked to present performances from a selection of the UK's finest drum n bass selectors and producers, including Chase & Status, SASASAS, bou and renowned collective - Kings of the Rollers.

Three quarters of all tickets for this event have now been sold. Act fast to secure yours.  


Find tickets for On The Beach w/Chase & Status here



LAB11 Reopening Weekend

When: Friday 25th - Sunday 27th June 2021

Where: LAB11 in Birmingham

Lineup: Joe Hunt & friends, Afta Bass, TRMNL, Glas, Magic Door...

Popular Birmingham nightclub, LAB11 has announced it will celebrate the reopening of its doors with a jam-packed, extended weekend of events, boasting 30 hours of live dance music.

Showcasing some of Birminghams finest DJ talents and most highly-regarded club brands, punters can expect to hear a diverse range of styles and genres performed throughout each event - from house and techno to hip-hop and drum n bass. 

Join the LAB11 team for their first rave in twelve months this June, and rave until you can rave no more.


Find tickets for LAB11 Reopening Weekend here



Reminisce Festival

When: Saturday 11th September 2021

Where: Sherdley Park in St Helens

Lineup: Basshunter, Dave Pearce, Judge Jules, Seb Fontaine, Ian Van Dahl

A celebration of the very best in classic dance music, Reminisce Festival is one of the biggest one-day dance events in the calendar with up to 20,000 old skool dance fans expected to make the pilgrimage to Sherdley Park in St Helens this year. 

Delivering hundreds of world class performances, across six big top arenas, from some of the longest standing and most recognised names in house, trance, old skool and hardcore, the festivals faithful fan following can this year expect to be blown away by the likes of Swedish dance sensation Basshunter, global superstar DJ and radio host Judge Jules, and old skool selector, Seb Fontaine.


Find tickets for Reminisce Festival here



Made in Leeds Festival

When: Saturday 3rd July 2021

Where: South Leeds Stadium in Leeds

Lineup: The lineup for this event has yet to be confirmed

Promising to return to Leeds stronger than ever before, the organisers behind the widely adored Made in Leeds festival are poised to announce the headliners for this years long-awaited return event at any given moment. 

Carefully curated by a handful of the city's most respected clubbing brands and DJ names - the likes of Sleepin' is Cheatin', K.O KANE and Tom Zanetti - the so far secret programme of artists is guaranteed to have all our jaws hitting the floor.

Heading to the South Leeds Stadium for the first time in 2021, flaunting a much bigger capacity, we fully expect this years Made in Festival to go off!


Find tickets for Made in Leeds Festival here



Creation - Tank Sheffield - Official 2nd Weekend Opening Parties


Image: Brad Wood

When: Thursday 1st - Saturday 3rd July 2021

Where: Tank Nightclub in Sheffield

Headliners: Creation resident DJ's + special guests yet to be announced

One of Sheffields finest nightclubs and a regular for the city's student base, underground music space Tank has announced a second weekend of opening events, following a sold out run for the first opening weekend of events.

Hosting three nights of the very best in drum n bass and bass music from the Creation resident DJ's, each of the events will also see appearances and performances from some yet to be announced, special guests.

Tickets for the second weekend of opening events are also expected to sell out. Ge them while you can. 


Find tickets for Creation - Tank Sheffield - Official Reopening parties 2021 here



Hit & Run: Return of the Rave

When: Friday 25th June 2021

Where: Hidden in Manchester

Lineup: Chimpo, Breakage, Commodo, Fox, T-Man

Set to be one of the first, restriction free parties to rock the UK, Return of the Rave see's Manchester-based, bass music club brand - Hit & Run, bringing the ruckus and the energy back to the city this June.

Amongst the headliners already confirmed for this weekend-initiating party are some of the most respected names in the underground bass scene - the likes of local MC and producer Chimpo, Drum n bass don Breakage, sub enthusiast Commodo, Fox and many more.

An absolute must attend event for those who love dirty beats pumped through an inventory of foundation shaking speakers and body trembling subwoofers. 


Find tickets for Hit & Run: Return of the Rave here



Boombox Circus


Image: Christopher Werrett

When: Saturday 26th June 2021

Where: Beaver Works in Leeds

Lineup: DJ Markey, Nicky Blackmarket, Stamina MC, Toddlah, Dave Beer...

Boombox Circus returns to the Beaver Works in Leeds on June 26th to fulfil its party throwing destiny, following last years cancelled event.

Disregarding the woes of 2020 and looking to the future, the club brand are back at it, pledging to provide partygoers with their biggest and most outrageous party to date this summer.

Ticket holders will be experience eight different areas chock full of festival vibes, boasting impressive production and a remarkable lineup of headline acts and local artists - including drum n bass pioneer Nicky Blackmarket and 'King of Clubs' Dave Beer. 

Tickets are selling fast for this event, with only 10% of tickets remaining!


Find tickets for Boombox Circus here



909 & LTS Presents: DJ Rush

When: Saturday 9th October 2021

Where: Williamson Tunnels in Liverpool

Lineup: DJ Rush, Kusp, Tom Page, Barry Walsh

Head deep underground into the subterranean world below the city of Liverpool this October...

Playing host to a true techno titan, the historical Williamson Tunnels in partnership with seasoned rave planners 909 and Liverpool Techno Bible will welcome legendary Chicago producer - DJ Rush.

Performing one of his customary hard techno sets, the prominent mixmaster and selector will be supported on the night by Liverpudlian duo Kusp, Tom Page and Barry Walsh.

Don't miss your opportunity to witness one of the best in the game performing in a truly unique venue when restrictions end this year.


Find tickets for 909 & LTS Presents: DJ Rush here



The Knowsley Social presents...

When: Friday 21st May - Saturday 12th June 2021

Where: The Knowsley Social Knowsley Safari in Prescot

Headliners: Liverpool DiscoHeather Small, Danny Rampling, Majestic, Artful Dodger...

The Knowsley Social is back with nine amazing events scheduled to take place throughout May and June 2021, at one of the wildest venues in the UK - Knowsley Safari Park.

Hosting a number of high profile artists and musicians - from M People vocalist Heather Small to DJ Danny Rampling - as well a handful of themed nights and comedy events, including a LGBT+ party and an Ibiza special, there's a wide and varied selection of socially distanced events to suit all requirements. 

Get out and enjoy live music and more before all of us animals are released back into the wild this June!


Find tickets for The Knowsley Social presents... here



Worried About Henry and Breakin Science presents - On The Pier 

When: Saturday 10th July & Saturday 11th September 2021

Where: Hastings Pier in Hastings

Headliners: Andy C, Sub Focus, Wilkinson, Tonn Piper, Bou

Seasoned rave planners Worried About Henry and Breakin Science join forces, in association with Music First Events, presenting On The Pier - two days of sun, sea and Drum n Bass on the South East coast of England. 

Join drum n bass legends Andy C, Tonn Piper, Sub Focus, Wilkinson, Bou, King of the Rollers and many more on Saturday 10th July and Saturday 11th September 2021, for two of the loudest daytime sessions heard anywhere in the UK this summer.

Bass face and trigger fingers at the ready.


Find tickets for On The Pier here



Noughty 90s Festival Newcastle

When: Saturday 28th - Sunday 29th August 2021

Where: Leazes Park in Newcastle Upon Tyne

Lineup: The lineup for this event has yet to be confirmed

Taking it right back to the golden era of dance music - Noughty 90s Festival heads up to Leazes Park in Newcastle this August for a bank holiday weekend celebration of all things old skool.

Featuring four enormous arenas of music, showcasing the biggest bands, artists and DJ’s from the 00’s and 90’s, as well as a selection of funfair rides and arcades, retro bars, gourmet food vendors, an exclusive VIP area and even a roller disco - there's plenty to get stuck into at this mammoth throwback event.

Tickets are in high demand, get yours now below...


Find tickets for Noughty 90s Festival Newcastle here



De La Soul Live Band show plus special guests


When: Saturday 26th March 2022

Where: Manchester O2 Apollo in Manchester

Pioneers of the hip hop scene, New York trio De La Soul have confirmed plans to take on a run of dates across the UK next year with a full live band and some yet to be announced, special guests.

Celebrating an illustrious three-decade spanning career, the group, who rose to fame back in 1989 following the release of their seminal masterpiece - 3 Feet High And Rising, will perform five dates throughout March 2022, including a date at historic Manchester venue - The O2 Apollo. 

Secure your tickets today and witness one of the worlds most influential hip hop groups live in spring 2022.


Find tickets for De La Soul Live Band show plus special guests here




 Header image: PierJam

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