The United Kingdom is a country with a great musical heritage. People here love music and like to spend time going to music festivals. Good for them, there are a huge variety of gigs of all sorts! Anyone can find something for himself/herself. In this article, we will tell you about 5 great music festivals in London.
GALA (May 26, 2019) – Music Gig for electronic music fans
This festival is taken place at the end of May. Lots of DJs come here from all over the world. For the second year in a row, this gig is held in Peckham Rye Park. There is no still announcement for the headliners for 2019, but don’t worry. GALA invites only top performers of electro house, disco, and electronica.
As always, you can try tasty street food with craft beer, while enjoying electronic music.
Arcadia London (May 4 – May 5, 2019) – Rap and R&B festival
This a huge gig for connoisseurs of rap, hip-hop and R&B music. Arcadia London is a 2-day music event, where you can experience a great atmosphere, see your favorite performers and just have a good time.
This gig will be held at Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. As for the headliners, still, there’s no information about them. But, as always, it will the best world-known rappers.
British Summer Time (Jul 5 – Jul 14, 2019) – All Types of Music
This festival is running for 7 years. It invites the biggest world stars to share their music with people. You have to experience these vibes, different music, and a nice fun atmosphere. Moreover, there are a variety of different stages, theatre, comedy, food and drinks and a lot of other stuff!
You can find this festival in the famous Hyde Park in Kensington. In addition, a few headliners have already confirmed that they will be here. Among them Florence and the Machine, Celine Dion and Robbie Williams.
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Lovebox (Jul 12 – Jul 13, 2019) – All Types of Music
People say that Lovebox is among the most vibrant festivals in London. Even though its duration is only 2 days, organizers always manage to pack as much fun as a lot of other festivals can’t do in 3 days. You can find this gig at Gunnersbury Park.
Doesn’t matter what music genre you prefer, you can find here something you like, from electronic music to indie pop. It goes without saying, you will find here a lot of fun and entertainment!
Junction 2 (Jun 7 – Jun 8, 2019) – Techno Music
Junction 2 – it’s 2 days of a complete techno madness. For the first time, this festival will be held in Boston Manor Park.
Once again, top-notch DJs are going to gather to explode the stage with their techno music. Among the performers that already confirmed participation are: Ben UFO, Craig, and Bicep!
Junction 2 is truly one of the best music festivals in London.
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Mykhailo Andriichuk writes for Chillwall about interesting events, food, art and breathtaking places all over the world.