Best Festivals In The UK

Sure, you know the big ones; the muddy field and huge act events. But there's so much more when it comes to the UK festival scene. So when you're not dancing in your wellies, try tucking into everything from dedicated chicken wing bonanzas through to beer-filled all-dayers. We've rounded up our pick of the UK's food, drink and music festivals that are a little different from the usual.

Last updated on 15th September 2023

Birmingham: Seasonal Markets

Searching for the best festivals in the UK this 2023? Then head to Birmingham's seasonal markets taking place at The Bond. Not only will there be a range of chilli-themed, burger-fuelled or Oktoberfest-style events taking place, but there will be music and more.

London: Cheerful Earful Podcast Festival

Taking place at a number of venues across London, the Cheerful Earful Podcast Festival is a celebration of comedy-based pods. You'll get to see your favourites live across the week, spanning everything from Desert Island D*cks to Lexx Education and more.

Sheffield: Best Festivals

Searching for fun things to do this summer? Sheffield is jam-packed of fun festivals this year. From independent tunes to classic rock and live comedy, these events are sure to impress. Thirsty? The Steel City Beer & Cider Festival is taking place this October.

Liverpool: Best Music Festivals

From Latino Fest to On The Waterfront and other international affairs, Liverpool is bringing culture and diversity to the music scene. Head to all these cool festivals and you'll hear from the likes of Jamie Webster and Aar Maanta.