10 Unmissable Music Festivals to Watch Out for in the UK

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1. The Great Escape Festival
Location: Brighton, England
Date: May
Highlights: A three-day music festival that features contemporary music from across different genres

2. Download Festival
Location: Donington Park, Leicestershire, England
Date: June
Highlights: An annual summer rock festival featuring hard rock and heavy metal artists from around the world

3. Isle of Wight Festival
Location: Seaclose Park, Newport
Date: June
Highlights: One of first festivals in the UK showcasing genres like pop, electronic, and more

4. Latitude Festival
Location: Henham Park, Southwold, Suffolk, England
Date: July
Highlights: A music festival held in the midst of a scenic English countryside

5. Lovebox Festival
Location: Victoria Park, London
Date: July
Highlights: A two-day festival featuring a lineup of live bands, electronic acts, dance, other live performances, and more

6. Secret Garden Party
Location: Abbots Ripton, Huntingdon, England
Date: July
Highlights: An independent arts and music festival held every year

7. BoomTown Fair
Location: Matterley Estate, Alresford Road, Winchester, Hampshire, England
Date: August
Highlights: A music and arts festival featuring diverse types of music, theatre, and more

8. Reading and Leeds Festivals
Location: Little John’s Farm and Bramham Park
Date: August
Highlights: Two annual rock music festivals showcasing alternative, metal, and rock music

9. Bestival
Location: Lulworth Castle, Dorset, England
Date: September
Highlights: A four-day music festival of live music

10. Glastonbury Festival
Location: Pilton, Somerset, England
Date: 2019
Highlights: A contemporary music and performing arts festival spread over five days of fun and festivities