Festivals in Great Britain
Trust us, the British know how to throw a party! If Great Britain wasn't on your summer itinerary already, it will be after reading all about these amazing festivals we selected for you. Plan your time well and visit at least one, we promise you it will not be disappointing.
Dates: 24 June - 28 June 2020
Location: Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset, England
Headliners: Paul McCartney, Taylor Swift, Lana Del Rey
What started out as a small gathering of people, is now one of the world’s biggest 5-day festivals with amazing musicians, dancers and other artists. Attending Glastonbury will be an experience you’ll never forget!
Dates: 27 - 30 August 2020
Location: Daresbury, Cheshire, England
Headliners: Afrojack, Alesso, Armin van Buuren, Calvin Harris, The Chainsmokers, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Martin Garrix
If dance music is your thing, Creamfields is the place to go! Dance the night away with some of the most famous dj’s and producers from all over the world. There are 30 stages and 300 artists to see, plenty for you to choose from. You'll have a great time.
Dates: 16 - 19 July 2020
Location: Henham Park, Suffolk, England
Headliners: Haim, Liam Gallagher, The Chemical Brothers, The Lumineers, Snow Patrol
Do you love festivals but hate the impact most of these events have on the environment? Than Latitude Festival is the one for you! Good music goes hand in hand with recycling at this 4-day festival. You can dance all day long without a care in the world.
Dates: 12 - 14 June 2020
Location: Donington park, Leicestershire, England
Headliners: Iron Maiden, System of a Dawn, Deftones, Alter Bridge
Rock and metal lovers, unite! In June it is time to rock together with 80.000 like-minded people, to some of the best rock music there is today. You are guaranteed of a great festival, Donington Park has been the ‘spiritual home’ of rock since its inception.
Reading & Leeds Festival
Dates: 28 - 30 August 2020
Location: Little John's Farm, Reading, England
Bramham Park, Leeds, England
Headliners: Stormzy, Liam Gallagher, Rage Against The Machine, Run The Jewels
One festival in two cities, that's Reading & Leeds Festival! The festivals take place simultaneously and the same artists are performing in both cities, just on different days and on different schedules. This year's line-up includes the Foo Figters and Post Malone, so be prepared to rock!
Isle of Wight Festival
Dates: 11 - 14 June 2020
Location: Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, England
Headliners: Lionel Richie, Lewis Capaldi, Snow Patrol, The Chemical Brothers, Duran Duran
Isle of Wight Festival has been called the ‘Woodstock of England’: just like Woodstock, the festival was originally a counterculture event. Some of the best and most popular artists are taking the stage on this 4-day festival, so you better come prepared to party.
Explore Great Britain with Interrail
You can hit one (or more!) of these music festivals in Great Britain with an Interrail Great Britain Pass. Have the freedom to move from one place to the next by train - it's all up to you.