The music festival season for 2016 is underway and here you can find a guide to all the best festivals and events in 2016. At vwcamperhire.com our vans love the festival season and love visiting musical festivals and events across the country. Make your festival weekend extra special by staying in a VW campervan and doing it in style! Below is our calendar guide to all the major events and festivals in 2016.
The Isle of Wight Festival 2016 this year headlines with amazing acts such as Faithless, Stereophonics, Queen, Pendulum and Sigma. Held since 2004 on the Isle of Wight this festival is one of the big ones in terms of acts in the festival calendar.
The 14th Download will be three days of heavy rock music featuring around 150 acts over five stages at Donington Park, the spiritual home of rock! Download will be held over the weekend of Friday 13th to Sunday 15th June 2014.
Parklife Festival is an independent music festival held annually in Manchester and this year features the likes of The Chemical Brothers, Jamie XX, Ice Cube, Bastille, Skepta and Years and Years.
Held over three days in Croyde North Devon, the Gold Coast Oceanfest is headlined this year by Bastille. With surfing events and plenty of other beach sports this festival has a growing reputation as a top music and sport event in the UK.
Glastonbury Festival held in the UK is the biggest green field music and performing arts festival around. By virtue of the sheer size of the site Glastonbury covers everything you could ever want at a festival and the act lines ups always include the biggest and best current acts from across the globe.
Larmer Tree Festival has links with local organisations as well as hundreds of volunteers from the local area help maintain the festival's original roots and community spirit.
Targeted at families with small children with a capacity of 30,000, Camp Bestival won the Best New Festival award from the UK Festival Awards in 2008 and Best Family Festival in 2009, 2010 and 2013.
An annual music festival held in the United Kingdom during the penultimate weekend in August. V Festival is held at two parks simultaneously which share the same bill. Artists perform at one location on Saturday and then swap on Sunday.