We Out Here
Thursday 19th – Sunday 22nd August
Abbots Ripton, Cambridgeshire
Alfa Mist, Ashley Henry, Demae, Emma-Jean Thackray, Ezra Collective, Greentea Peng, IG Culture presents LCSM, Joe Armon-Jones, KSR, Lynda Dawn, Matthew Halsall, Melt Yourself Down, Moses Boyd, Overmono, SAHRA GURE, Sarathy Korwar, Secret Night Gang, Steam Down, Str4ta, The Heliocentrics, Yussef Dayes, Alexander Nut, Call Super, Channel One, Charlie Dark, Coco Maria, Colin Curtis, Dan Shake, Dennis Bovell, DJ Flight, DJ Paulette, DJ Storm, Fabio & Grooverider, Gilles Peterson, Global Roots, Jamz Supernova, Luke Una, MLE, Mr. Scruff, Sherelle, Tash LC, Tina Edwards
Weekend tickets start from £205
Manchester Pride Festival
27th – 30th August
The Gay Village Party, MCR Pride Live, Manchester Pride Parade, Candlelit Vigil, Superbia Weekender, Human Rights Forum, Youth Pride MCR, Family Pride MCR.
There are different prices for different performances.
Moovin Festival 2021
27th, 28th & 29th August
Whitebottom Farm, Stockport
Naughty By Nature, Basement Jaxx (DJ set), Todd Terje, David Rodigan, Mr Scruff, Eek-A-Mouse, Asian Dub Foundation, The Sugarhill Gang, DJ Marky, Craig Charles, Stanton Warriors, Krafty Kuts, Elvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana, Huey Morgan, Freestylers, Graeme Park, Micky Finn & Aphrodite (30 Years).
Weekend tickets start from £115
2nd to 7th September
Goldie, Afrodeutsche, DRS. Blasha & Allatt, Altern8, DJ Paulette, Jerome Hill, Annabel Fraser, Mungo’s Hi Fi, LTJ Buken
Weekend tickets start from £150
3rd- 5th September 2021
Gerry Cinnamon, Circa Waves, James, Sam Fender, The Coral, Pale Waves, The Magic Gang, Love Fame Tragedy, Catfish and the Bottlemen, The Wombats, Sundara Karma, Sea Girls, Inhaler, Cassia.
Day tickets start at around £80.
Highest Point 2021
Friday 3rd, Saturday 4th, Sunday 5th September
Williamson Park, Lancaster
Rudimental (DJ set), Wilkinson (DJ-set), Becky Hill, Ms Banks, General Levy, Do Not Sleep, Seb Zito, Josh Butler, East End Dubs, 3D (Danny Howells, Darren Emerson and Dave Seaman), and more on the Friday, and Rag n Bone Man, Ella Eyre, Sub Focus, Gentleman’s Dub Club, Lottery Winners, The Cuban Brothers, The Lovely Eggs, Charlotte OC.
Day tickets from £45
Positive Vibration – Festival of Reggae 2021
Friday 10th – Saturday 11th September
Baltic Triangle, Liverpool
Asian Dub Foundation, The Twinkle Brothers, Mad Professor Ft. Sister Aisha, Gentleman’s Dub Club, Dawn Penn & The Maticians, Hollie Cook, Channel One, Benjamin Zephaniah & The Revolutionary Minds, Zion Train, From the Specials – Neville Staple Band, Don Letts, Tippa Irie, Horseman & The Upper Cut Band, Congo Natty Ft. Congo Dubz &Iron Dread, General Levy Ft. Joe Ariwa, Jah Wobble & The Invaders of the Heart, Ruts DC, Krafty Kuts Ft. Dynamite MC, Mungo’s Hi Fi Ft. Charlie P, Iration Steppas Ft. Murray Man, The Nextmen Ft. Gardna, DJ Vadim Ft. Jman, O.B.F Ft. Sr. Wilson, Kiko Bun, Sinai Sound System, Aleighcia Scott, Future Dub Orchestra, Levi Tafari, Oxman, Kioko, Adam Prescott, Count Skylarkin’, Dub Link Up Ft. MC Mad-X, Kingston Express, and Rubber Dub.
Weekend tickets from £60
11th-12th September 2021
Dave, Megan Thee Stallion, Disclosure, Skepta, DABaby, Jamie Xx, Burna Boy, Aj Tracey, Young Thug, Bicep (Live), Four Tet, Mabel, Peggy Gou, Kaytranada, Slowthai, Eric Prydz, Carl Cox, The Blessed Madonna, Jon Hopkins (DJ), Andy C, Earl Sweatshirt, Nines, Little Simz, Ksi, Celeste, Pendulum Trinity, Honey Dijon, Pa Salieu, Ivorian Doll, Jax Jones, Raye, Camelphat, and more.
Weekend tickets from £170
Manchester Food and Drink Festival
16th – 27th September
The Bull & Bear Festival Hub Takeover, Manchester’s Biggest Chippy Tea, MFDF Wine & Fizz Festival, Schlosstoberfest, Eat Well Kitchen, Just Eat Street Food Chalets, Mr Wilson’s Second Liners, MFDF Artisan Food Market.
Bookable events plus free events throughout the two weekends.
Isle of Wight Festival
Thursday 16th to Sunday 19th September
Seaclose Park, Isle of Wight
Liam Gallagher, Snow Patrol, Duran Duran, Tom Jones, David Guetta, The Script, Supergrass, Scouting for Girls, Primal Scream, Kaiser Chiefs, Razorlight, Sam Fender, Lightning Seeds, All Saints.
Weekend tickets start from £185
17th – 20th September
Cholmondeley Castle, Cheshire
3 days of cycling, music, comedy, feasting and wellness! Sister Slegde, Elder Island, Everything Everything, The Cuban Brothers, Crazy P Soundsystem, Todd Edwards, Cinthie, Mr Motivator, PBR Streetgang, The Futureheads, Friendly Fires (DJ set), Norman Jay MBE, Fleetmac Wood, Disco Classical, Bongo’s Bingo, Jason Manford
Weekend tickets start from £159
Sounds of the City 2021
Tuesday 21st – Sunday 26th September
Castlefield Bowl, Manchester
Dermot Kennedy, Kaiser Chiefs, plus Razorlight, Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott, The Streets, Hacienda Classical, Snow Patrol.
Tickets start from £30