Welcome to summer 2023 – it’s the perfect time to make magnificent memories with friends and family that will last a lifetime. So, join us as we present you with the most unforgettable events taking place during the summer holidays, to be shared and enjoyed with all your loved ones.
Embrace good mental health and tranquillity at Corona Sunsets. Performers include Easy Life, Mahalia and Franc Moody.
02/09 Corona Sunsets – Hatfield House, Hatfield
Rock N Roll Circus offers three separate day festivals, each with their own unique line up. Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Self Esteem and Gatecrasher preside on different days over the weekend.
01/09 Rock N Roll Circus (Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds) – Don Valley Bowl, Sheffield
02/09 Rock N Roll Circus (Self Esteem) – Don Valley Bowl, Sheffield
03/09 Rock N Roll Circus (Gatecrasher) – Don Valley Bowl, Sheffield
Shrewsbury Folk Festival is the essential big weekend for everyone who loves traditional sounds and styles.
25-28/08 Shrewsbury Folk Festival – West Midlands Showground, Shrewsbury
80s travelling festival Let's Rock! brings the best in the decadent decades rock and pop right to your doorstep.
Returning to Escot Park for its 20th anniversary, Beautiful Days sees Suede, Primal Scream and (of course) Levellers top a bill of many more indie icons.
17-21/08 Beautiful Days – Escot Park, Exeter
Abba Voyage reunites all four original members for a dazzling night of perfect pop. Now on at ABBA Arena.
Gloworm Festival is the perfect weekend for your little people, with plenty of activities for children to enjoy.
11-13/08 Gloworm Festival – Thoresby Park, Nottingham
Y Not Festival returns to the Derbyshire countryside, bringing with it the best in rock, pop and indie. See Royal Blood, Kasabian, Paull Weller and more.
28-30/07 Y Not Festival – Pikehall, Derbyshire
Scottish festival Belladrum boasts a huge line up, including headliners Travis, Bastille, Sigrid plus Kiefer Sutherland, Fatherson and many more!
27-29/07 Belladrum – Belladrum Estate, Inverness
Journey to the magical world of Arendelle, and join Elsa, Anna, Olaf and all your favourite characters for Frozen the Musical at Theatre Royal Drury Lane, London.
Winner of Best New Comedy at the 2015 Laurence Olivier Awards, The Play that Goes Wrong is the hilarious disaster romp.
Matilda The Musical transforms the classic Roald Dahl novel into an essential stage show. Currently running at Cambridge Theatre, London.
Grammy award winning play Wicked tells the fantastical tale of the witches from Oz. Now on at Apollo Victoria Theatre, London.
Reach into the past and bring back the most gross, weird and wonderful aspects when Horrible Histories – Terrible Tudors comes to Garrick Theatre, London.
The hilarious undersea world of Nickelodeon hit TV series is brought to life with The SpongeBob Musical.
Get the full beach experience with Summer Daze at The Trafford Centre, Manchester, complete with funfair rides, outdoor entertainment and two splash parks!
Nottingham Castle sets the scene for Open Air Theatre – a series of thrilling dramatic plays, including Jane Austin’s Emma, Machamlear, and Bad Dad (David Walliams).
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Follow the Yellow Brick Road to London Palladium, and enjoy the magic of The Wizard of Oz being performed live.