The best festivals in July

The best festivals in July

The sun is finally shining, the lineups are in, have you got your festival tickets sorted? Whether it's an all-day beach party, a riverside rodeo or an all-round magical festival vibe you're after, there's something for everyone!

Check out all the hottest festivals for this month we've spotted on FIXR or head here to discover more events and get your summer plans sorted.


Lineup: Dizzee Rascal, Sigma, Kojo Funds, Charlotte Plank, Jay Welch & more.

If you're a fiend for a big dirty bassline, prepare for SandFest 2024! They bring the legend Dizzee Rascal to Sandbanks Beach for an all-day party in the sun. This boutique one-day festival never misses, bringing incredible artists, food and atmosphere every year.  

When: Sunday 14th July
Where: Sandbanks Beach, Dorset


Lineup: Hannah Wants, Wilkinson, Hedex, Sam Divine, Sonny Fodera, A Little Sound, Mozey, Floorplan, Badger & more.

Enter the Valley of the Unknown and experience two magical days of world-class House, Drum & Base, Disco and more. With some of the most iconic names in their genres, Out-There is reborn and revitalised for 2024!

When: Saturday 6th - Sunday 7th July
Where: Val De La Mare, Jersey

Zimfest Weekender

Lineup: Winky D, Feli Nandi, Poptain, Shinsoman, Saintfloew & more TBA.

Zimfest has grown to become one of the most anticipated African festivals on the calendar. Party with music lovers at this family-friendly festival and Zimbabwe's diverse and artistic culinary and musical culture.  

When: Saturday 27th - Sunday 28th July
Where: Herts Country Showground, St Albans

Jungle Curates at Tofte Manor

Lineup: Jungle, Annie Mac, Ross From Friends, Ahadadream, Sofia Kourtesis

The BRITS 'Group of the Year' take over the historic Tofte Manor for an exclusive one-day show. Promising a full day of dance music against the breathtaking backdrop of the venue’s unique labyrinth, this festival is not to be missed.

When: Sunday 14th July
Where: Tofte Manor, Bedford

Noughty 90s Festival

Lineup: Peter Andre, East 17, Ultrabeat, Phats & Small, Rozalla, Kroud Karaoke, Mickey Finn, Kenny Ken.

Feel like stepping back in time to the naughty 90s? Then this is the festival for you. Head to Hitchin for roller discos, retro beverages and the ultimate 90s line-up, featuring some legendary stars from the decade.

When: Saturday 6th July
Where: Hitchin Priory, Hitchin

Cheltenham 7s

Lineup: The Artful Dodger, Chez, Duke, Revival ABBA, Free State, The Cuginis & more.

Bringing people together through music and sport, this is the ultimate summer festival for festival goers, sports lovers and families! With a huge line-up of bands and DJs, this combination of sports and music is definitely one to put on your summer to-do list.

When: Friday 19th - Saturday 20th July
Where: Newlands Park, Cheltenham

Groovebox Pride

Lineup: Gok Wan, El Johno, H From Steps, Lesbians Worldwide, Ark S & Cookii Shakes, Martin Crich, Susie Nova, Bella Bestia.

Groovebox is back in Binks Yard after an incredible sold-out 2023 show! Expect a day full of grooving, good vibes and unforgettable experiences this July whilst you celebrate Pride.  

When: Saturday 27th July
Where: Binks Yard, Nottingham

Labyrinth Arts Festival

Lineup: Theatre shows, music, walkabout acts, dance, poetry and more.

An immersive festival of dance, storytelling, music and theatre that will transport you from the ordinary. Get ready to embrace the outdoors and become part of a community that cherishes art full of magic and history.

When: Friday 12th July
Where: Manswood, Dorset

The Henley Hoedown

Lineup: Blue Collar, Beyonce Fierce, plus incredible country DJs.

Get ready for an unforgettable, boot-scooting country music party this July! With a tasty Texas BBQ, bucking bronco and country music DJs, all at a beautiful riverside location, what more could you want for a country festival?

When: Thursday 4th July
Where: The Barn Bar, Henley-On-Thames

Head here to discover more festivals happening this summer