Festivals

Family friendly festivals feature regularly in our summers and are always a highlight for us.

Hopefully you’ll be able to find some inspiration for your own festival adventures  here – and if you’ve got suggestions of awesome family friendly festivals you think we should try, do let us know!

Just So Festival 2018 - Footlights Stage

If you’re looking for something specific, pop it in the search bar on the right hand side or give me a shout on twitter and I’ll see if I can find it for you!

Of course if you’d like collaborate with us on a festival review do get in touch and we can talk this over.

Family Friendly Festivals to Consider in 2020

[I’m currently updating this post with information for family friendly festivals in 2020 as it becomes available!] Summer 2018 was super festival heavy for us and in fact lots of our friends. 2019 has been a little calmer but you know what? We’ve missed it! One festival each summer just isn’t enough!  If you fancy trying out a festival with the kids in 2020 or are looking for an alternative to Glastonbury, here’s the dates of some of our favourite family friendly festivals to consider: 1. Just So Festival – 21st / 22nd / 23rd August 2020 – Rode Hall Estate, Cheshire If you’re looking for slightly random but entirely magical family fun with theatre, live music, pillow fights and fancy dress then you won’t go far wrong with Just So Festival. Tickets start from £20 for one day child ticket and £45 for an adult day ticket – but there’s…

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