A few weeks ago, we shared our top 6 local(ish) festivals to head on down to the summer (which you can view here). But, if you haven’t made your mind up on where to go yet, we’ve got the updated line ups to help you out.
Mello Festival, Worcestershire (27th – 29th May)
If you are looking for a chilled out May bank holiday then look no further as Mello Festival have your backs.
Top-billed acts include XSM, Jamie Knight & The Manuka Band, The Levellers, N-Trance, Lemar and Slim Chance.
Adults from £50 for the weekend/£40 per day, Teenagers £40 and under 12’s free – More Info/Tickets
Lunar Festival, Warwickshire (3rd – 5th June)
Lunar is only 11 days away and with their line-up, you’d better get a move on if you want tickets.
Their top-billed acts include Super Furry Animals, Mercury Rev, Television, Badly Drawn Boy and The Zombies. But, if you’re in the mood for something else, the festival boast activities including Tai chi, pottery and the Northern Soul Dance School.
If you head on down to Lunar, you can even listen to Nick Drakes copy of Five Leaves Left on his very own record player in a secluded spot.
Adults from £115 for the weekend/£45 per day. Children (12-15) tickets £42 for the weekend/£19 per day – More Info/Tickets
Barn on the Farm, Gloucestershire (1st -3rd July)
With ‘Intimate Friday’ tickets already sold out, it’s pretty obvious that this is going to be a corker of a weekend.
Top-billed acts include Jack Garrett, Oh Wonder, Honne, The Hunna and Clean Cut Kid.
Updated line up includes Ry X, Dan Croll, Rag ’N’ Bone Man, the exclusive Farm Band (a collaboration between Gabrielle Aplin, Hudson Taylor, Joe Keogh (Amber Run) and Hannah Grace), Eliza and the Bear, Fickle Friends, VANT plus many more.
All tickets sold out apart from Adult weekend camping (sat/sun) £105. Kids under 10 are free – More Info/Tickets
Truck Festival, Oxfordshire (15th – 17th July)
Hearing some of people’s stories from last years event, this year is bound to be better than ever.
Top-billed acts include Catfish And The Bottlemen, Manic Street Preachers, Kodaline, Jurassic 5, Circa Waves and Everything Everything.
Updated line up includes Tibet, Afrocluster, Casey, We’re No Heroes, HM Morris and many more.
Adults from £86 for the weekend – More Info/Tickets
Nozstock, Herefordshire (22nd – 24th July)
After our trip there last year, we can promise you that there is no better place to lose yourself.
Top-billed acts include Jurassic 5, Imelda May, Foreign Beggars, Gentleman’s Dub Club, Slamboree and The Skints. Other things to check out include the comedy stage Laughing Stock, Wrong Directions Cinema and the Tent of Temporary Thought which flaunts some lyrical spoken-word poetry.
Livestock, Gloucestershire (29th – 31st July)
Whilst being more of a family event, its got some exciting local and upcoming talent – making it the perfect place to be the first to hear the next best thing.
Top-billed acts include The Fratellis, Reverend and the Makers, Reef, Chesney Hawkes and Foreign Affairs.
Livestock has also teamed up with No.2 The Salon and will have the The Livestock Pop-Up Salon to pamper you over the weekend. Bob Slayer’s pop up comedy theater Blundabus will also be making a return appearance.
Adults from £35.00 and children’s from £1.00. Family tickets and VIP upgrades are also available –More Info/Tickets