UK festivals and collectives come together to engage young voters

UK: A collective of festival organisers, pub-venue owners, artists and young voters are aiming to inspire political engagement with 18 - 25 year olds ahead of the General Election on June 8. The collective –...

Vince Staples, Actress and more added to Way Out West

SWEDEN: Way Out West has added more names to its 2017 line-up, with Vince Staples, Migos, Beth Ditto, Actress and more set to perform in Slottsskogen Park from August 10 - 12. The new...


Award-winning JägerHaus returns to UK festival fields

UK: Music and entertainment marketing agency FRUKT is returning to the UK festival field for the third consecutive year with the JägerHaus, its multi-award-winning activation in collaboration with Jägermeister. The JägerHaus visited nine major music...

Festival and Outdoor Events Show partners with The Fair for brand new launch event

UK: Mash Media, organiser of the brand new Festival and Outdoor Events Show, has announced a collaboration with The Fair for the show's inaugural edition. The Fair is a large-scale event agency with two divisions...

Junction 2 to return in 2018

UK: The acclaimed techno festival Junction 2 has announced that its third edition will take place on June 9 2018. Following the sold-out second edition, Junction 2 has carved-out a niche as one of...

A Greener Festival wins the Green Apple Award 2017

UK: A Greener Festival, the not for profit organisation committed to helping festivals and events to minimise their environmental impact around the world, has won the Green Apple Environment Award in the international campaign...

LeeFest to Take Fallow Year in 2015

UK: Organisers of the award winning music and arts festival LeeFest have announced their decision to take a fallow year in 2015. After a period of rapid growth the 2,500 capacity festival has outgrown...

Balaton Sound announces return of Safety First initiative

HUNGARY: Balaton Sound has announced the return of its Safety First initiative, which launched last year to help young people become more conscious and secure at the festival. Safety First's expert team educates young people...

Industry report reveals extent of UK festival diesel emissions

UK: With diesel emissions becoming an increasing public health concern, World Environment Day on June 5 was focused on air pollution. In conjunction, the sustainability management company Hope Solutions – alongside power management specialists...

Ben Howard to headline BBC Music Introducing Live

UK: BBC Music Introducing Live has announced that singer-songwriter, musician and composer Ben Howard will be bringing his mercurial blend of folk and rock music to London’s Tobacco Dock for an intimate headline performance...