Edinburgh Fringe Festival Scotland
Edinburgh International Festival Scotland
V Festival Chelmsford and Weston Park, England
Creamfields Festival Cheshire, UK
Reading Festival Reading, UK
Leeds Festival Leeds, UK
Cambridge Folk Festival (Cambridge)
Galway Racing Carnival - Galway, Ireland
Galway Racing carnival may not have the profile of Ascot or Cheltenham racing festivals but with the pubs packed with jovial Irish this is an event worth heading to.
Sziget Budapest, Hungary - Rock Music festival
Pukkelpop Music Festival Kleine Brogel, Belgium
Lowlands Festival Biddinghuizen, Holland
Electric Picnic Stradbally Hall, Ireland
Rose of Tralee International Festival Tralee, Ireland
Palio di Siena Sienna, Tuscany, Italy
Helsinki Festival Finland
La Tomatina Bunol (30km’s from Valencia), Spain
What can be more fun than being part of a massive tomato fight? Make sure you bring some spare clothes. Don't just join in the tomato fight enjoy partying with the locals afterwards.
Matchmaking Festival Lisdoonvarna, Ireland
Looking to find love? Lisdoonvarna is a town that tries to help by running a wide range of events to give you a chance of meeting someone special.