Coronavirus: Which festivals have cancelled?

We’re doing our best to keep track of how each festival is handling the outbreak of coronavirus on this page, in calendar order. Some festivals have already announced their cancellation or postponement, but the majority have confirmed they’re still planning as normal.

Most of the postponements we’ve seen so far are for festivals set to take place in May, with the majority moving to new dates in September.

Last updated: Monday 1st May
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May June July August September


May

Weekend of Friday 1st May

Brixton Disco Festival

Postponed until “later in the year” [19th March]

Live at Leeds

Postponed until November 28th [3rd April]

Teddy Rocks

Postponed until September 18th – 20th [15th March]

Sounds From The Other City

Cancelled [20th March]


Weekend of Friday 8th May

Focus Wales

Postponed until October 7th – 10th [17th March]

Holmfirth Festival of Folk

Postponed, new dates tbc [20th March]

Crookfest

Cancelled [17th March]


Weekend of Friday 15th May

Highest Point

Postponed, new dates TBC [21st March]

Let’s Rock The Moor

Postponed until September 19th [24th March]

Spike Island – The Resurrection

Postponed until September 12th [31st March]

Shepley Spring Festival

Cancelled [15th March]

Liverpool Psych Fest / PZYK

Cancelled [25th March]

The Great Escape

Cancelled [23rd March]


Weekend of Friday 22nd May

Happy Days

Postponed until 29th – 30th August [13th April]

Love Saves The Day

Postponed until 5th – 6th September [27th March]

Neighbourhood Weekender

Postponed until September 5th – 6th [27th March]

Birmingham Pride

Postponed until September 5th – 6th [27th March]

Glastonbudget

Postponed until 28th – 30th August [26th March]

Slam Dunk

Postponed until September 5th (North) and 6th (South) [23rd March]

Alfresco Festival

Postponed until August 28th – 30th [24th March]

Bearded Theory

Postponed until September 10th – 13th [20th March]

WeAreFSTVL

Postponed until September 12th – 13th [18th March]

Shindig Festival

Postponed until September 24th – 27th [20th March]

This Is Tomorrow

Postponed until August 14th – 16th [20th March]

Let’s Rock Norwich

Postponed until 26th September [24th March]

Knockengorroch

Postponed until September 10th – 13th [21st March]

BBC Radio 1’s Big Weekend Dundee

Cancelled [14th March]

Ireby Festival

Cancelled [9th March]

Lechlade

Cancelled [17th March]

Vibration Festival

Cancelled [17th March]

Sea Change

Cancelled [23rd March]

LeeStock

Cancelled [25th March]

All Points East

Cancelled [27th March]


Weekend of Friday 28th May

Note: This was also the second weekend of All Points East, shown above.

Call of the Wild

Postponed until 18th – 20th September [27th March]

Balter

Postponed until 4th – 7th September [27th March]

Red Rooster

Postponed until September 4th – 6th [18th March]

Let’s Rock Wales

Postponed until 19th September [24th March]

The Acoustic Festival of Britain

Cancelled [24th March]

The Soundcrash Funk & Soul Weekender

Cancelled [17th April]

Wychwood Festival

Cancelled [8th April]



May June July August September

June

Weekend of Friday 5th June

Rezerection

Postponed until “sometime in 2020” [4th May

Long Division Festival

Postponed until November 12th – 15th [20th March]

FyneFest

Cancelled, but looking at options to rearrange later this summer [24th March]

Portals

Cancelled [15th March]

Junction 2

Cancelled [2nd April]

Gate to Southwell

Cancelled [18th March]

Strawberry Fair

Cancelled [25th March]

Wide Awake

Cancelled [7th April]

Mighty Hoopla

Cancelled [7th April]

Cross The Tracks

Cancelled [7th April]

Let’s Rock The North East

Cancelled [16th April]


Weekend of Friday 12th June

Eden Festival

Cancelled [8th April]

Gottwood

Cancelled [27th March]

Anthropos

Cancelled [5th April]

Lovebox

Cancelled [27th March]

Parklife

Cancelled [27th March]

Download Festival

Cancelled [26th March]

Isle of Wight Festival

Cancelled [26th March]

Positive Vibration

Cancelled [21st March]

Tipping Point Live

Cancelled [27th March]

Let’s Rock Scotland

Cancelled [16th April]

Kite Festival

Cancelled [2nd April]


Weekend of Friday 19th June

Chester Live

Postponed until November [23rd March]

Beardy Folk Festival

Postponed until 17th – 20th September [28th March]

Black Deer

Cancelled [22nd April]

Foreverland Festival

Cancelled [6th April]

York Festival

Cancelled [9th April]

Smoked & Uncut: The Pig

Cancelled [7th April]

Strawberries & Creem

Cancelled [24th March]

Beacon Festival

Cancelled [14th March]

Africa Oye

Cancelled [25th March]

Let’s Rock Leeds

Cancelled [16th April]

Bigfoot Festival

Cancelled [April 2nd]

Edinburgh Pride

Cancelled [17th March]


Weekend of Friday 26th June

Pride in London

Postponed, new date tbc [23rd March]

Wildfire

Cancelled [17th March]

Glastonbury

Cancelled [18th March]
Ticket holders can rollover to 2021 or claim refund.

Bristol Sounds

Cancelled [6th April]

Let’s Rock Exeter

Cancelled [24th April]



May June July August September

July

Weekend of Friday 3rd July

Tech Fest

Going ahead as planned [7th April]

Wireless

Going ahead as planned [13th March]

Tributes on the Hill

Decision to be made by 15th May [24th April]

New Forest Folk Festival

Going ahead as planned [Status banner on website]

Let’s Rock Southampton

Cancelled [24th April]

El Dorado

Cancelled [1st May]

Kelburn Garden Party

Cancelled [20th April]

British Summer Time

Cancelled [8th April]

Godiva Festival

Cancelled [20th March]

Nibley Festival

Cancelled [22nd March]

Lytham Festival

Cancelled [9th April]

Love Supreme

Cancelled [15th April]

Hi-Tide Festival

Cancelled [16th April]

Barn on the Farm

Cancelled [21st April]


Weekend of Friday 10th July

Note: This was also the second weekend of British Summer Time, shown above.

NASS

Going ahead as planned, option to postpone [25th March]

FiFest

Going ahead as planned [5th March]

Field Day

Going ahead as planned, option to postpone [20th March]

Mostly Jazz Funk & Soul

Going ahead as planned, option to postpone [18th March]

TRMSMT

Cancelled [24th April]

Let’s Rock Shrewsbury

Cancelled [29th April]

Noisily

Cancelled [28th April]

2000trees

Cancelled [28th April]

Henley Festival

Cancelled [27th March]

Readipop Festival

Cancelled [31st March]

Walled Garden Music Festival

Cancelled [31st March]

Smoked & Uncut: The Pig, near Bath

Cancelled [7th April]

Greenwich Music Time

Cancelled [9th April]

Mouth of the Tyne Festival

Cancelled [17th April]


Weekend of Friday 17th July

Ramblin’ Man Fair

Going ahead as planned [24th April]

Doune the Rabbit Hole

Going ahead as planned [16th April]

Beat-Herder

Going ahead as planned [16th March]

Pennfest

Going ahead as planned [24th March]

Hale Barns Carnival

Going ahead as planned [28th March]

Latitude

Cancelled [27th April]

Folk By The Oak

Cancelled [9th April]

HebCelt

Cancelled [26th March]

Larmer Tree Festival

Cancelled [15th April]

Rewind Scotland

Cancelled [9th April]


Weekend of Friday 24th July

Nozstock: The Hidden Valley

Going ahead as planned [17th March]

Standon Calling

Going ahead as planned [17th April]

Pride in Liverpool

Postponed, new date tbc [2nd April]

Deer Shed

Cancelled [17th April]

Y Not? Festival

Cancelled [22nd April]

Let’s Rock Liverpool

Cancelled [1st May]

Carfest North

Cancelled [18th March]
Carfest South, set for August 28th – 30th, has been rebranded as Carfest United

Warwick Folk Festival

Cancelled [11th April]

Smoked & Uncut: Lime Wood

Cancelled [7th April]

bluedot

Cancelled [16th April]

WOMAD

Cancelled [8th April]


Weekend of Friday 31st July, going into August

Kendal Calling

Going ahead as planned [1st April]

Camp Bestival

Going ahead as planned [22nd April]

Truck Festival

Going ahead as planned [16th March]

Tramlines

Going ahead as planned [16th March]

Neverworld

Going ahead as planned [19th March]

Green Gathering

Going ahead as planned [18th March]

Wilderness

Going ahead as planned [15th April]

Let’s Rock Belfast

Going ahead as planned [24th March]

MADE Festival

Going ahead as planned [17th April]

RADAR Festival

Postponed until 16th & 17th October [1st May]

Belladrum Tartan Heart

Cancelled [24th April]

Sidmouth Folk Festival

Cancelled [3rd April]

Cambridge Folk Festival

Cancelled [27th March]

Drunken Monkey Rock Festival

Cancelled [23rd March]

Glastonbury Abbey Extravaganza

Cancelled [25th March]

Rewind North

Cancelled [9th April]

Brighton & Hove Pride

Cancelled [3rd April]



May June July August September

August

As the Friday of that weekend falls in July, festivals running on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd August are listed above.

Weekend of Friday 7th August

Note: This was also the second weekend of Sidmouth Folk Festival, shown above.

Bloodstock

Going ahead as planned [7th April]
Disruption to pre-festival events

Boardmasters

Going ahead as planned [14th March]

Rock The Park

Going ahead as planned [Confirmed directly to TheFestivals on 14th March]

Wickham Festival

Going ahead as planned [27th April]

Chester Pride

Decision to be made mid-June [30th March]

Houghton

Going ahead as planned [Website]


Weekend of Friday 14th August

110 Above

Going ahead as planned [16th April]

Lakefest

Going ahead as planned [21st April]

Boomtown Fair

Cancelled [30th April]

Fairport Cropredy Convention

Cancelled [21st April]

Hideaway Festival

Cancelled [12th March]

Rewind South

Cancelled [9th April]


Weekend of Friday 21st August

Green Man

Going ahead as planned [18th March]

Hardwick Festival

Going ahead as planned [18th March]

Arctangent

Going ahead as planned [20th March]

Beautiful Days

Going ahead as planned [7th April]

Knotfest

No announcement

One Love Festival

Cancelled [8th April]


Weekend of Friday 28th August

Leeds Festival

Going ahead as planned [5th March]

Reading Festival

Going ahead as planned [5th March]

Shambala

Going ahead as planned [23rd March]

Lost Village

Going ahead as planned [17th March]

South West Four

Going ahead as planned [19th March]

Victorious

Going ahead as planned [17th March]

Creamfields

Going ahead as planned [18th March]

A New Day Festival

Going ahead as planned [22nd March]

Maui Waui

Going ahead as planned [16th March]

Manchester Pride

Going ahead as planned [20th March]

Let’s Rock Kent

Going ahead as planned [24th March]

Towersey Festival

Cancelled [9th April]

Shrewsbury Folk Festival

Cancelled [9th April]



May June July August September

September

Weekend of Friday 4th September

End of the Road

Going ahead as planned [19th March]

Lindisfarne Festival

Going ahead as planned [23rd March]

Let’s Rock Essex

Going ahead as planned [24th March]

Bingley Weekender

No announcement

One Tribe Festival

No announcement


Weekend of Friday 11th September

Mucky Weekender

Going ahead as planned [14th March]

The Good Life Experience

Going ahead as planned [27th March]

Illusive Festival

No announcement


Weekend of Friday 18th September


Weekend of Friday 2th September



May June July August September

Others

Hampton Court Palace Festival

A series of gigs held over 18 nights in June.
Cancelled [16th April]

Forest Live series

A series of outdoor gigs at Forestry England sites across the UK
Cancelled [3rd April]

Eden Sessions

A series of gigs at the Eden Project in Cornwall
Cancelled [17th April]



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