The Best Music Festivals In The UK This August

best music festivals in the UK

Glastonbury may have been and gone, but festival season is far from over Glossies! If you’re still hoping to get tickets to a festival, check out the below guide to the best music festivals in the UK this August.

Tribfest Music Festival

If you love tribute bands, then this is one of the best music festivals in the UK for you! Affordable, family-friendly and fun, this festival is a celebration of all the greats.

Who’s Playing This Year?

With tributes to Tina Turner, Coldplay, ABBA, Robbie Williams, Little Mix, Greenday, Kings of Leon, The Killers and many more, there’s something for everyone.

When And Where Is It?

Tribfest will be hosted at Sledmere House in Driffield from the 15th to the 18th of August. Find out more here.

Reading & Leeds Festival

Known as two of the best music festivals in the UK, both Leeds and Reading Festivals are held over the bank holiday weekend simultaneously.

They are also two of the oldest festivals in the UK. They’ve hosted some of the biggest names in music history, including The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, The Jam, The Police, Alice Cooper, Metallica and more. This year’s festival won’t disappoint either!

Who’s Playing?

This year’s line up includes The 1975, Post Malone, Foo Fighters, Billie Eilish, Bastille, The Wombats and more!

When And Where Is It?

Reading Festival is hosted at Little John’s Farm on Richfield Avenue in Reading, while Leeds Festival takes place in Bramham Park near Wetherby. Both are held between the 23rd and 25th of August. Find out more here.

Fusion Festival

If pop music is your jam, you’re going to love Fusion Festival. It brings together some of the biggest pop stars.

Who’s Playing?

This year’s Fusion Festival will see Little Mix, Anne-Marie, Jonas Blue, Sigala, Rudimental, Clean Bandit and many more take centre stage!

When And Where Is It?

It will be held at Sefton Park in Liverpool from the 30th of August to the 1st of September. Find out more here.

Sundown Festival

Boasting a main stage, two dance tents and a wooded rave area, Sundown Festival promises to be a great weekend of live music.

Who’s Playing?

With stellar artists like Tinie Tempah, Example, Jonas Blue, Anne-Marie, Mabel and more lined up, it’s undeniably one of the best festivals in the UK this August.

When And Where Is It?

Sundown Festival will take place from the 30th of August to the 1st of September at the Norfolk Showground in Norwich. Find out more here.

And there you have it Glossies, six of the best music festivals in the UK this August.

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