The Weekend List: Best Summer Music Festivals in the UK

July 5, 2018


Festival season is upon us in the UK, and while Glastonbury has a year off, we rounded up our top festivals for 2018 to make sure you still get your annual fix. And don’t worry if the planning feels overwhelming — whether it’s queueing in line or picking up concert essentials, Taskers are on hand to take care of the logistics so you can enjoy the fun bit!

Wireless | Finsbury Park | 6th – 8th July

For those Grime lovers out there, celebrate London’s freshest music scene at Wireless, Finsbury Park. Treat your ears to the sounds of J Cole, Stormzy, Wretch 32 and more.

British Summer Time | Hyde Park | 6th July – 15th July

Hyde Park in the summer is one of our favourite spots. Throw in the likes of The Cure, Eric Clapton and Bruno Mars, and you’ve got yourself the perfect British summertime combo.

Lovebox | Gunnersbury Park | 13th – 14th July

After a stellar 13 year stint in London’s Victoria Park, Lovebox is headed South to Gunnersbury Park bringing the usual DJ sounds, indie and feel good pop alongside eccentric activities.

Manchester Sounds of the City | Castlefield Bowl | 27th June – 6th July

Running till 6th July, Sounds of the City is back by popular demand as is bigger than ever! With a lineup of homegrown heroes as well as international stars, check out the likes of Chic and Nile Rodgers, Rag ‘n’ Bone Man and The Smiths legend Morrissey who’s closing the festival on home turf.

Harbour Festival | Bristol | 22nd – 27th July

To celebrate Bristols rich maritime history, the annual Harbour Festival runs from the SS Great Britain all the way to the heart of the city. Soak up the vibe with music, dance, food, water displays and circus acts.


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