Glasto fever is over and British Summer Time at Hyde Park is currently well underway but there are still oodles of amazing festivals about to kick off for a summer filled of flirting, fun and sunshine! Festivals are most definitely not all about the music these days - weve got a list of fantastic festivals to show you why heading over to a festival when you are foot loose and fancy free is the perfect time to meet likeminded singles! Here are a few dates for your diary - not to be missed!
British Summer Time, Hyde Park, London: On NOW!
Headliners: Kings of Leon, The Killers
Its never too early to get excited about the summer and 2017 is looking good! BST Hyde Park have just announced The Killers are playing this coming Saturday at Hyde Park as a huge UK festival exclusive!
With the amazing Kings of Leon taking to the stage on Thursday, The Killers will take the stage on 8th July and will be joined by elbow, Tears for Fears, White Lies and many more yet to be announced! And youve guessed it- with a name like that, this summer festival is set to be just that- a killer! With a great mix of hits across the genres and times, BST Hyde Park is the perfect place to find love in the city this year. Hailing music loving singles from all across the capital from indie chic, hard core metalers to quirky, eclectic styles, BST Hyde Park has it all. Whats more, its just on our doorstep here in the capital so there is less time wasted on travel and more time focused on having fun!
Latitude Festival, Henham Park, Southwold: 13-16 Jul 2017
Headliners: The 1975, Mumford & Sons, Fleet Foxes
Taking over the idyllic English countryside, Latitude is, as its tagline proclaims, much more than just a music festival. With oodles of gorgeous singletons milling around the place, and with DJs hidden in the woods, opera on the lake, clowns under canvas, local ales, film debuts and dance troupes everywhere, Latitude Festival boasts something for everyone. Guaranteed to keep you entertained, regardless of age, this beauty of a festival is a good couple of hours drive and a little longer on the train from London but packs a punch when it comes to music, entertainment and opportunities for love!
Boomtown, Winchester: 10-13 Aug 2017
Headliners: The Specials, M.I.A., Cypress Hill
A boiling pot of vibrancy, theatre, fantasy, escapism and camaraderie, Boomtown Fair is a hub of diverse and non-commercialised musical movements whose roots stretch far and wide. With nine oh so fabulous districts each with a different emphasis, Boomtown Fair really does boast something for everyone. Whatever your musical tastes, from chilling folk vibes to drum and bass, this ever growing festival is the perfect place to look for love. Just a couple of hours from the city of London, why not grab your mates, pack up the car and head on down for a weekend full to the brim of flirting in beautiful rolling countryside. What more could you ask for!?
Boardmasters, Fistral Beach & Watergate Bay, Newquay: 9-13 August 2017
Headliners: Two Door Cinema Club, Jamiroquai, alt-J, Andy C
Hidden amongst the swell and sunshine of the south-west coast of England in glorious Newquay, Cornwall, Boardmasters mixes the best boarders in the world. Mixing boards of surfers and skaters - with BMX kings, and soundtracks the action with dance dons, folk stars, and pop favourites, Boardmasters ticks all of the boxes when it comes to summer vibes, salty sea air and scantily clad people! With cliff-top sessions and surf shack shows, it's only a cocktail short of the best weekend of the year. If you are looking for love, this beach front festival combines all of the best elements of the summer into one giant ball!
Creamfields, Daresbury: 24-27 August 2017
Headliners: deadmau5, Eric Prydz, Tisto, Martin Garrix If dance music is your thing
Creamfields in the perfect festival this summer! As a global superstar, Creamfields attracts tens of thousands of party goers every year and attracts the biggest names in dances. With impressive lighting, pyrotechnics and crazy visuals, this festival shapes the dance scene as we all know it and is the perfect place to find love as you stomp the night away.
Bestival, Lulworth Castle, Dorset: 7-10 Sep 2017
Headliners: The xx, A Tribe Called Quest, Pet Shop Boys
A little further afield, the UKs award winning boutique fiesta has as many forms of absurdity and silliness as it does musical talent- and theres over 1000 of them. A perfect holiday getaway, the stunning Lulworth Castle is the ideal spot for this fantastic festival with mass fancy dress, comedy, theatre, lit-up lakes and legendary late night mischief to get the festival spirit in full swing.
So there you have it! UK festivals are renowned around the globe for their creativity and their clout in capturing the coolest acts around. They also form one of the most saturated festival markets in the world and attract hoards of gorgeous guys and girls, mingling and looking for love. And so, what better way to find your ideal match than at an upcoming festival?
But if you arent a huge festival goer or dont like to travel, why not stay a little closer to home and pop along to one of our upcoming events in the capital, here at Dateinadash? With an array of fantastic speed dating events and singles evenings across the capital, we avoid all forms of camping, portaloos and the risk of rain, with each and every one of our events being held at exclusive venues across London, all within convenient access to public transport links and friendly, experienced staff throughout. With a fantastic team of speed dating hosts on board, we know the dating industry inside out and have an amazing success rate to boot.
Dont miss out on our upcoming speed dating events - grab a ticket today and find out what Cupid has in store for you this year. 2017 could well be your year!