In 2017, Bestival moved from the Isle of Wight to Dorset, and in 2018, it moved from it's traditional September dates to the first weekend in August. I went last year and wrote a review here, but couldn't go this year as I'd already booked to go to Brighton Pride when the new dates were … Continue reading Bestival 2018 (Guest Review: Mat Smith & Grace Jessup)
I've been a Bestival attendee many times over the years, but I'd never been to Camp Bestival. Probably because my parents were never festival-goers and I don't have kids of my own. All I knew was that it was the 'family version' of Bestival. I'm all for trying something new though! So when the lovely … Continue reading Camp Bestival 2018 – My Top 5 Things
I grew up in the countryside in Hampshire. My nearest big town/city was Southampton, and it was there as a teenager I met my friends to go to the cinema, or headed out to the shops to buy nail polish and get our ears pierced. When I turned 18 it was the bars in Southampton … Continue reading Common People Southampton 2018 (Guest Review: Andy & Zoe Horton)
People always ask me how I manage to do some many festivals each summer, and my usual answer is, well I don't go on holiday ever! 😛 But also I have a trick up my sleeve. I love to volunteer. Working at festivals is hands down the best way to meet people, see behind the … Continue reading Volunteering at Festivals with My Cause UK
I've always said festival line ups don't decide which ones I choose to go to, and that I'm more about the atmosphere. That being said, you do tend to see the same names at a lot of festivals each summer, so I do like to be surprised with some unusual or exclusive artists. We're right … Continue reading Festival Line Ups 2018 – a summary of my favourites so far
My Year Of Festivals! Is anybody else in disbelief that 2017 is almost over? It feels like just a few weeks ago that it was spring, I had just set up this blog and I was preparing for festival season. However, when I think back to everything I've done and everywhere I've been this year, … Continue reading 2017 Festival Round Up
WARNING: Probably NSFW! In 2015 I took my Qumox SJ4000 camera to Bestival and filmed my friends and I having an incredible time in the sunshine. I edited this afterwards in Final Cut Pro. I hope you enjoy! The song used is the Chemical Brothers - Go! because they played that year and was our … Continue reading Bestival 2015 – a video!