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Top festivals this August

Top festivals this August

Boomtown, 10-13th August 2017

A drum and bass, jungle and house music themed festival based in Winchester. With a capacity of 60,000 people, tickets are pretty much sold out, yet there are some re sale options popping up soon if you want to grab one while you can!

Creamfields 24-27th August

One of the largest and most popular dance festivals in the UK, Creamfields features live DJS and acts. Located in Daresbury it’s a three-day festival coming in at a maximum ticket price of £235.

V Festival 19th-20th August

V Festival has been running for 22 years and has perfected the festival art in this time. With two sites, one in Chelmsford and the other Weston Park in Staffordshire, V Festival offers a mix of chart, pop, rock, indie and dance, all in one place. Tickets are around £180 for the weekend yet vary each year.

Wilderness Festival 3-6th August

Tickets for Wilderness festival are around £150 for the three days which is pretty good value. The music is mainly folk through to alternative and dance in the evenings.

Reading and Leeds, 25-27th August

Based again in two locations, Reading and Leeds festival usually hosts rock bands through to intense midnight dance tents and forest parties such as Relentless. Tickets are around £250 for the weekend, definitely a fun and extremely lively festival.

Elizabeth Whittingham Elizabeth is a history graduate currently working in content and communications.