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18 February

“Shall we get VIP festival tickets?” A question most frequently asked by your mate whose parents still pay their rent and the lucky ones with too much disposable income. But for those of us without money to burn the real question is – are VIP festival tickets worth the extra dosh? VIP tickets and their […]

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13 February

Welcome to the first-ever Festival Insider podcast! Your number one source of information for international festival travel and tourism. In our first episode, Founder and Editor-in-Chief Chris Taylor explains what Festival Insider is all about. Chris is joined by his lifelong friend and festival buddy Mark, who explains where their love of festivals began. Remember, […]

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02 February

Attention music lovers. Mainland Europe has an array of world-class festivals for party-goers, catering for hardcore dance and techno crews right through to Pop and Indie lovers. With so many to choose from, we’ve pulled together our pick of the best European music festivals to attend in 2020 for you to get excited about.  Snowbombing […]

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18 December

Festival Insider Rachel moved to Prague in the Czech Republic four months ago. Read about her experiences of this fantastic capital city in her Local’s Guide to Prague for First-Timers. Moving to Prague? Here are a few tips from someone four months in… Do your research. Prague caters for all tastes and interests, so to […]

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17 November

As the leaves fall and the winter chill begins to bite, the sunny warmth of festival season seems like a long time ago. But there are plenty of things festival fans and intrepid explorers can do over winter to keep their outdoor arm-thrusting impulses at bay until next summer.

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29 May

A new UK festival, Dockyard Festival, at Hoglands Park, Southampton, has been revealed by the organisers of this year’s South Central Festival and the line up teased via Facebook Messenger. Dockyard’s announcement, which South Central mailing list subscribers received via email this evening, encourages fans to guess the headliners for the new Hampshire-based (we think) […]

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30 April

Recycling pee, solar-powering stages and constructions made of bamboo are just some of the eco-friendly innovations happening at some of Europe’s music festivals this year.

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29 March

Festival-insider.com has relaunched in a new guise, one year on from what I am now affectionately calling “version one”. So you might consider this milestone a birthday post too! What started as a nagging idea in the back of my mind in 2012 – creating a central resource for music festival travel and tourism – […]

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08 March

If you want a lesson in how NOT to run a successful music festival then you are in luck – both Netflix and Hulu have released documentaries about the much-maligned festival failure that was Fyre Festival. The 2017 luxury festival promised so much but ultimately failed to deliver on all its promises: scantily-clad bikini babes, […]

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08 March

Even festival goers can get a little jaded from time to time and should take stock of what they would like to do more, or less of, in the New Year. Here are our top festival New Year’s resolutions for 2019. We’re a little under a week into a new year and that can only […]

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