Free UK Summer Festivals

It’s summer, it’s hot, the sun’s out, and the days are longer awaiting excitement.If you find yourself in the UK, you’re a quick ride away from a memorable event that will spice up your summer. Whether you’re into the music, the art, the fashion or the food, we have the festival for you.

Check out these free events that can be the perfect occasion for a family fun day or an escape with great friends and even better music.

Lambeth Country Show, 18th – 19th July (Brockwell Park, London)

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This July, head out to the Lambeth country show for all the attractions of a traditional country fair. Music will be playing throughout the festival and on Sunday they will go back to the roots of reggae on their main stage with a showcase of exciting talent.

Join the festival and enjoy this year’s theme of love with activities and competitions. The entry to this festival is free and visitors are welcome to make donations on entry or designated locations.


 Monmouth Music Festival, 24th July – 1st August (Monmouth, Wales)

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The Monmouth festival is a nine day festival offering an exclusive atmosphere for music enthusiasts. It is known to be one of the largest and best free volunteer organised festivals in Europe.

The festival showcases a unique mix of iconic legends, local artists, and up and coming young talent through various genres of music. The festival prides itself on being a relaxed and friendly environment for families and people of all generations to come together and have a great time.


 Brixton Splash, 2nd August 2015 (Brixton, London)

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Join thousands of people in Brixton’s free one day community festival celebrating culture and community with singing and dancing. Aside from enjoying the entertainment, you will have the option to trade and engage with people through food concessions and arts and crafts stalls.

The festival features a main stage for up and coming local artists in the area, free art workshops for children and teenagers, a craft market for entrepreneurs to sell their collections, authentic Caribbean food, and much more!


LIMF Summer Jam, 29th-31st Aug (Sefton Park, Liverpool)

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Engage in the celebration of the global music city at the Liverpool International Music Festival. While most events throughout the festival require a ticket, the summer jam portion of the festival is free of charge.

This summer jam event will see Sefton Park transformed into a fun, free, and family-friendly alfresco party. The park’s meadows will play host to some of the biggest headlining names in music you do not want to miss. This is the perfect way to bring an unforgettable end to your summer season.