The best UK music festivals will take place in 2021
Cambridge Club Festival
Headliners for this year’s Cambridge campaign event, which runs September 10-12, include Rag’n’Bone Man, Sophie Ellis-Bexter and Beverly Knight. Final tickets are available here.
The Manchester festival changed the dates from September 11 to 12 earlier this year. Line-up includes Dave, Megan Thee Stallion, Skepta, Mabel, Slowthai, Disclosure and Elbow. Tickets are now sold out.
Isle of Wight
The Isle of Wight Festival has an exceptional lineup including Liam Gallagher, David Guetta, Snow Patrol, Duran Duran, The Script, Tom Jones, All Saints, Sophie Ellis-Bextor and Kaiser Chiefs. It was postponed from the summer to September 16-19. Tickets are on sale now.
The Kooks, Bugzy Malone and Sam Fender are among the performers taking the stage at this year’s This Is Tomorrow festival. The event is being held at the Newcastle Exhibition Center from September 17-19. Tickets available here.
Welcome weekend in the woods
This brand new festival has announced its full lineup of drum and bass stars – including Netsky, Camo & Krooked and Noisia. Taking place on September 18 and 19 at Beckenham Place Park in London, it is part of the 25th anniversary celebrations of the legendary Hospital Records label. Tickets are currently sold out.
Strawberries and cream
Taking place just outside Cambridge, the Strawberries and Creem Festival, which runs from September 18-19, will host a diverse lineup including Burna Boy, Koffee and Giggs. The final tickets can be found here.
Held in Glasgow from September 24-26, this year’s Playground Festival promises to be big with a lineup including The Libertines, Nile Rodgers and Chic as well as Culture Club. Tickets can be found here.