The Festivals You Need To Know About

If, like us, you've been planning your summer since January, there'll probably be a festival (or two) on your bucket list. Here are the one's you need to have on your radar - see you in the field (or on the beach!)...

Hideout

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Hideout turns seven this year and they've got the lineup to rival all lineups. With headliners like Major Lazer, Stormzy, Jamie Jones and MK as well as performances from B.Traits, Heidi, Mistajam and AJ Tracey to name but a few - it looks set to be their best year to date. 

26th-30th June, Zrce Beach, Croatia

Fresh Island

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If Hideout isn't your bag but Croatia's on the bucket list - Fresh Island is the place to be. With a stellar lineup including, French Montana, Rae Sremmurd, Lady Leshur, Tim Westwood and Sean Paul, it's gonna be a good one. 

11-13 July, Pag, Croatia

Field Day

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The sellout festival returns to London's Victoria Park for its tenth year in June and this year welcomes their first indoor stage, The Barn. With performances from Loyle Carner, Mura Masa, Aphex Twin, Flying Lotus and many more - you're gonna wanna get yourselves down there.

3rd June, Victoria Park, London

Electric Castle

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Set against a Transylvanian castle, with headliners like Alt-J, Duke Dumont, Franz Ferdinand and deadmau5, Electric Castle seriously needs to be on your summer to-do list. 

12-16 July, Banffy Castle, Romania

Way Out West

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Held in Slottsskogen park, Way Out West Festival NEEDS to be on your list this summer. Why? Frank Ocean, Chance The Rapper, The XX, Sampha, Major Lazer and Young Thug. Enough said. 

10-12 August, Gothenburg, Sweden


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