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Whether you want to listen to jazz, indie or rock music, or be part of a carnival or parade, there are free UK festivals to suit all tastes. Just use the map below to pick your area.

Alternatively, it may be possible to get into the big paid-for festivals without paying a penny, though it can take some work. See the stewarding guide below.

Some festivals are spread across different venues and may have concerts that cost extra, so always check with the organisers before you go

UK-wide festivals

Festival picture Superact's Our Big Gig
Where: Over 300 locations across the UK (map) Link: Our Big Gig
Dates: Fri 11 - Sun 13 Jul 2014
Description: A series of concerts featuring a variety of musical styles, from classical and opera to punk rock via jazz and reggae. Events are organised by local people for local people and celebrate local talent.

London Festivals

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Festival picture The Scoop
Where: City Hall (map) Link: The Scoop
Dates: Various
Description: An outdoor sunken amphitheatre which hosts a variety of free events - from free films, free music and free theatre to local community events and activities.
Festival picture Street Feast
Where: Haggerston (map) Link: Street Feast
Dates: Every Friday from 16 May 2014
Description: Large outdoor food festival celebrating a variety of different cuisines. Also features two bars serving an impressive range of beers, wines and cocktails.
Festival picture Lambeth Country Show
Where: Brockwell Park, Herne Hill (map) Link: Lambeth Country Show
Dates: Sat 19 - Sun 20 July 2014
Description: Wide variety of music and entertainment, arts and crafts, trade stalls, farm animals & exotic species, brass bands, storytelling and a funfair.
Festival picture Brixton Splash
Where: Brixton (map) Link: Brixton Splash
Dates: Sun 3 Aug 2014
Description: Mix of music, arts and crafts, food, live music, theatre, dance performances and sound systems celebrating local talent.
Festival picture Notting Hill Carnival
Where: Notting Hill, London (map) Link: Notting Hill Carnival
Dates: Sun 24 - Mon 25 Aug 2014
Description: One of the largest street festivals in the world, it features vibrant colourful costumes, music and hundreds of Caribbean food stalls.
Festival picture London Mela
Where: Gunnersbury Park (map) Link: London Mela
Dates: Sun 31 Aug 2014
Description: Seven zones of urban, classical and experimental music, DJs, circus, dance, visual arts, comedy and the Magic Mela kids area. Line-up to be announced in July.
Festival picture iTunes Festival (unconfirmed)
Where: Roundhouse, Camden (map) Link: iTunes Festival
Dates: TBC, likely to be September
Description: In 2013, iTunes hosted 30 nights of free live music throughout September from Kings of Leon, Justin Timberlake, Jessie J and more. Last year's event, staged at Camden's Roundhouse venue, was hugely popular, so we wouldn't be surprised if there was a repeat in 2014. We'll update you here when we know more.
Festival picture Totally Thames Festival
Where: Central London (map) Link: Mayor's Thames Festival
Dates: Throughout September 2014
Description: A whole month of celebration and entertainment, including the Mayor's Thames Festival, the Royal Greenwich Tall Ships Festival and the Great River Race. Although the festival itself is free to attend, some of the activities charge a fee. Full line-up to be announced in July.
Festival picture Rioja Tapas Fantasticas
Where: Potters Fields Park (map) Link: Rioja Tapas Fantasticas
Dates: Sat 14 - Sun 15 Jun 2014
Description: Large outdoor festival celebrating food and wine from the Rioja region. Enjoy Spanish music, cookery and wine-tasting..
Festival picture West End Live
Where: Trafalgar Square (map) Link: West End Live
Dates: Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jun 2014
Description: Live performances of a variety of West End hit musicals and theatre shows.

Northern Ireland Festivals

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Museum picture Red Sails Festival
Where: Portstewart (map) Link: Red Sails
Dates: Sun 20 - Sat 26 July 2014
Description: A family-friendly festival with lots of free music from local bands and orchestras, Irish dancing and a spectacular firework display to end the festivities. The festival is mostly free but some events may charge.
Festival picture Belfast Pride Festival
Where: Belfast (map) Link: Belfast Pride Festival
Dates: Fri 25 Jul - Sat 2 Aug 2014
Description: Explores Belfast's diversity with a week-long celebration. Full details to follow.
Festival picture Maiden City Festival
Where: Derry/Londonderry (map) Link: Maiden City Festival
Dates: Sat 2 - Sat 9 Aug 2014
Description: Celebrating history and heritage, community and diversity with music, dance and drama around the historic Walled City. Programme to be announced shortly.

Scotland Festivals

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Museum picture Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival
Where: Edinburgh (map) Link: Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival
Dates: Fri 18 - Sun 27 Jul 2014
Description: Established in 1978, the Edinburgh Jazz Festival is a mixture of free and ticketed events spread over a week in July. Free events include the Mardi Gras at The Grassmarket on Sat 19 Jul, the Edinburgh Festival Carnival on Sun 20 Jul and more.
Festival picture Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Where: Edinburgh (map) Link: Edinburgh Fringe
Dates: Fri 1 - Mon 25 Aug 2014
Description: The world's largest arts festival with over 40,000 performances and more than 2,500 shows packed into 250 venues across the city. Many free events and shows to suit all ages.
Festival picture Youth Beatz
Where: Dumfries (map) Link: Youth Beatz
Dates: Sat 9 Aug 2014
Description: Aimed at young people aged 12-25 and featuring celebrities as well as local bands. Line-up to be announced. Previous years' festivals have involved applying for tickets in advance, so we expect the same system to apply this year.
Festival picture Glasgay
Where: Glasgow (map) Link: Glasgay
Dates: Oct - Nov 2014
Description: A Scottish take on the Gay Pride parade. Events span comedy, music, film, theatre, visual art, performance art, literature, club nights, education events, and community arts projects.

North East Festivals

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Festival picture South Tyneside Summer Festival
Where: South Shields (map) Link: Summer Festival
Dates: June/July/August 2014
Description: Live music, brass bands, parades, parties and open-air concerts throughout June, July and August. Previous years' acts have included Toploader, Liberty X and Rick Astley. Website is still to be updated with this year's acts but will be announced shortly.
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Where: Rothbury, Northumberland (map) Link: Rothbury Music Festival
Dates: Fri 18 - Sun 20 Jul 2014
Description: The festival offers traditional outdoor music, Highland dancing, craft stalls, competitions and workshops.
Festival picture Stockton International Riverside Festival
Where: Stockton (map) Link: Stockton Festival
Dates: Thu 31 Jul - Sun 3 Aug 2014
Description: Street theatre, circus, dance, music and pyrotechnics from world class artists and performers.
Festival picture Newcastle Green Festival
Where: Leazes Park (map) Link: Newcastle Green Festival
Dates: Sat 7 - Sun 8 Jun 2014
Description: A festival run entirely on green power sources, featuring entertainment, activities and workshops.

Wales Festivals

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Festival picture Cardiff Festival
Where: Cardiff Bay (map) Link: Cardiff Festival
Dates: Jun - Sep 2014
Description: Live music, street and open-air theatre, children's entertainment and funfairs in the city centre and around Cardiff Bay.
Festival picture Big Cheese Festival
Where: Caerphilly Castle (map) Link: Big Cheese Festival
Dates: Fri 25 - Sun 27 Jul 2014

Description: Over 50 Welsh producers gather to sell cakes, wine, liqueurs, sweets, chocolate, cheese, pickles and more. Includes entertainment and a grand fireworks display.

Festival picture Monmouth Music Festival
Where: Monmouth (map) Link: Monmouth Music Festival
Dates: Fri 25 Jul - Sat 2 Aug 2014
Description: The festival offers a diverse range of musical genres including rock, classical, pop, folk, jazz, ska, punk, world music and more. Also includes a carnival day on Sun 27 July, featuring stalls, workshops, street entertainers and a funfair.
Festival picture Cardiff Carnival
Where: Cardiff (map) Link: Cardiff Mas Carnival
Dates: Sat 9 Aug 2014
Description: Family fun with parades and workshops featuring costumes, hi-energy dance, samba drumming as well as quirky street theatre, Brazilian martial arts, live music, family-friendly burlesque, magic shows and surprise flashmobs.
Festival picture Talgarth Festival
Where: Talgarth, near Brecon (map) Link: Talgarth Festival
Dates: Sat 29 - Mon 31 Aug 2014
Description: A celebration of food, farming, music and the countryside.

East England Festivals

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Festival picture Norwich Pride
Where: Norwich city centre (map) Link: Norwich Pride
Dates: Sat 26 July 2014
Description: Norwich's Gay Pride festival with a parade, live bands, yoga sessions and arts and crafts.
Festival picture Museums at Night
Where: Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (map) Link: Museums at Night
Dates: Fri 16 May 2014
Description: An evening of live music across the Fitzwilliam Museum site, from folk and pop to classical and jazz. Also features short talks from museum staff and drawing activities.
Festival picture Stowfiesta
Where: Stowmarket (map) Link: Stowfiesta
Dates: Fri 20 - Sat 21 Jun 2014
Description: Two-day music festival showcasing some of the best talent from East Anglia and further afield.
Festival picture Willow Festival
Where: Peterborough (map) Link: Willow Festival
Dates: Fri 11 - Sun 13 Jul 2014
Description: Showcasing over 120 live bands on six stages, over three days. A variety of different music genres from punk to jazz.

South West England Festivals

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Festival picture Bristol Harbour Festival
Where: Bristol (map) Link: Bristol Harbour festival
Dates: Fri 18 - Sun 20 Jul 2014
Description: A showcase of international & local artists, plus Bristol's circus and street theatre talent, as well as a display of ships, boats and fireworks.
Festival picture Stompin' on the Quomps
Where: Christchurch (map) Link: Stompin' on the Quomps
Dates: Sat 2 Aug 2014
Description: Christchurch Quay will host an afternoon and evening of jazz and big band music.
Festival picture Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
Where: Bristol (map) Link: Bristol International Balloon Fiesta
Dates: Thu 7 - Sun 10 Aug 2014
Description: The festival celebrates its 36th year with over 100 hot-air balloons, an entertainment village and craft marquee.
Festival picture Wareham Music Festival
Where: Wareham (map) Link: Wareham Music Festival
Dates: Fri 8 - Sun 10 Aug 2014
Description: Live bands play at different venues across the town.
Festival picture Devizes International Street Festival
Where: Devizes (map) Link: Devizes Festival
Dates: Sun 17 - Sat 30 Aug 2014
Description: Two weeks of events and celebration, including a communal picnic, a street festival, a carnival parade and even a confetti battle!
Festival picture Folkfest in Burnham-on-Sea
Where: Burnham-on-Sea (map) Link: Folkfest
Dates: Thu 28 Aug - Sun 31 Aug 2014
Description: Acoustic folk festival, with free activities in pubs and over 70 acts, dancers, workshops, exhibitions, market, refreshments and kids' entertainment.
Festival picture B-side multimedia festival
Where: Portland (map) Link: B-side multimedia festival
Dates: Fri 5 - Sun 14 Sep 2014

Description: New work created by artists in Weymouth and Portland in Dorset. Works include light projections, choral performances in an underground bunker and more.

Festival picture Bridgwater Guy Fawkes Carnival
Where: Bridgwater, Somerset (map) Link: Bridgwater Carnival
Dates: Sat 1 Nov 2014
Description: Illuminated procession through the streets of the Somerset town.
Festival picture St Ives Food and Drink Festival
Where: Portminster Beach, St Ives (map) Link: St Ives Food and Drink Festival
Dates: Sat 17 - Sun 18 May 2014
Description: Cooking demonstrations, food foraging walks and local food and drink producers exhibiting and selling their produce. Also features pasty making classes for children, face painting, sand castle competition, an oyster and champagne event and live music.
Festival picture Devizes Food & Drink Festival
Where: Devizes (map) Link: Devizes Food & Drink Festival
Dates: Sat 17 - Sun 25 May 2014
Description: Festival celebrating cuisine from the local area and around the world. Featuring a Grand Market Fair, cake baking competitions, cookery demonstrations and more. Events such as wine-tasting and cookery classes are also taking place throughout the following week, although these charge a small fee.
Festival picture Burnham-on-Sea Food & Drink Festival
Where: Burnham-on-Sea, Somerset (map) Link: Burnham-on-Sea Food & Drink Festival
Dates: Sat 24 May 2014
Description: A celebration of local and fresh produce. Includes workshops, taster sessions, competitions and a large outdoor market.
Festival picture Folk on the Quay
Where: Poole (map) Link: Folk on the Quay
Dates: Sat 28 - Sun 29 Jun 2014
Description: Free folk festival featuring live music and Morris dancing around the quay and in a host of local pubs.

West Midlands Festivals

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Festival picture Birmingham Jazz & Blues festival
Where: Birmingham (map) Link: Birmingham Jazz festival
Dates: Fri 18 - Sun 27 Jul 2014
Description: Jazz & blues artists from across the world alongside the best from the UK.
Festival picture Upton Blues Festival
Where: Upton, Worcs (map) Link: Upton Blues Festival
Dates: Fri 18 - Sun 20 Jul 2014
Description: Set in and around the pubs and streets of Upton upon Severn, this music festival features everything from blues rock to bluegrass, country blues to New Orleans, acoustic to soul and gospel.
Festival picture Worcester Music Festival
Where: Worcester (map) Link: Worcester Music Festival
Dates: Fri 29 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
Description: Live, local and original music staged in pubs, clubs, cafes, and historic buildings around or near the city centre.
Festival picture National Forest Walking Festival
Where: South Derbyshire (map) Link: National Forest Walking Festival
Dates: Sat 17 - Thu 29 May 2014
Description: Over 100 varied walks with something for all ages, interests or abilities. From a gentle stroll to walks for the whole family, walks suitable for wheelchair users, to longer and more strenuous rambles for keen walkers. Most walks are free, but some may charge a small fee.
Festival picture Leamington Peace Festival
Where: Royal Pump Rooms, Leamington Spa (map) Link: Leamington Peace Festival
Dates: Sat 14 - Sun 15 Jun 2014
Description: Workshops, live music and art all feature in this festival promoting peace, environmental harmony and living in co-operation with others.
Festival picture Godiva Festival
Where: Coventry (map) Link: Godiva Festival
Dates: Fri 4 - Sun 6 Jul 2014
Description: Showcasing local, national and international musicians, plus comedy, entertainment and cabaret. This year's line-up includes Happy Mondays, We Are Scientists, Buzzcocks and Funeral For a Friend.

East Midlands Festivals

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Festival picture Nottinghamshire Pride
Where: Nottingham (map) Link: Nottingham Pride
Dates: Sat 26 Jul 2014
Description: Mini stage acts, a funfair, three bars and a hundred stalls to celebrate the LGBT community.
Festival picture Nottingham Riverside Festival
Where: Nottingham (map) Link: Riverside Festival
Dates: Fri 1 - Sun 3 Aug 2014
Description: Bustling street fair with vibrant mix of live music, with performances from national and international artists.
Festival picture Leicester Caribbean Carnival
Where: Leicester (map) Link: Leicester Caribbean Carnival
Dates: Sat 2 Aug 2014
Description: Parade celebrating Leicester's Caribbean heritage with music, dance and costumes.
Festival picture Umbrella Fair
Where: Northampton (map) Link: Umbrella Fair
Dates: Sat 16 - Sun 17 Aug 2014
Description: The green festival offers music, poetry, a healing and wellbeing area, food stalls, an environmental education display, and a children's area.
Festival picture SO Festival
Where: Skegness (map) Link: So festival
Dates: Sat 28 Jun - Sun 6 Jul 2014
Description: A festival with lots of free events, including participatory art, music from unsigned and local bands, street theatre and street dance.

Yorkshire and Humber Festivals

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Festival picture Clarence Park Music Festival
Where: Wakefield (map) Link: Clarence Park Festival
Dates: Sat 26 - Sun 27 July 2014
Description: Features a host of local and national bands. There's also a beer tent, food stalls, and craft stalls. Bands to be announced in June.
Festival picture MoorFest
Where: Sutton Bank National Park Centre (map) Link: MoorFest
Dates: Sun 3 Aug 2014
Description: Spend the day discovering the moorland heritage and learning about the National Park Rangers work – from bee-keeping to dry-stone walling.
Festival picture Freedom Festival
Where: Hull (map) Link: Freedom Festival
Dates: Fri 5 - Sun 7 Sep 2014
Description: An eclectic, family friendly – and largely free! – three day extravaganza of music, dance, theatre, poetry, visual arts and comedy that celebrates Hull’s independent spirit and contribution to the cause of freedom.
Festival picture Saltaire Festival
Where: Bradford (map) Link: Saltaire Festival
Dates: Sat 13 - Sun 21 Sep 2014
Description: Annual event celebrating the heritage of Saltaire Victorian model village through the arts.
Festival picture Pontefract Liquorice Festival
Where: Pontefract, West Yorks (map) Link: Pontefract Liquorice Festival
Dates: Sun 13 July 2014
Description: Family celebration of the town’s links with the growing and production of Liquorice confectionery.

North West England Festivals

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Festival picture Keswick Convention
Where: Keswick, Cumbria (map) Link: Keswick Convention
Dates: Sat 12 Jul - Fri 1 Aug 2014
Description: Bible teaching, music and fellowship, with separate kids' and youth programmes.
Festival picture Liverpool International Music Festival's Summer Jam
Where: Liverpool (map) Link: Liverpool International Music Festival
Dates: Fri 22 - Mon 25 Aug 2014
Description: Replacing the 20-year-old Mathew Street Festival, Liverpool International Music Festival is "a celebration of all things music". Summer Jam forms part of the festival and is a chance to watch live music from acts such as Shaggy, Ian Broudie and Lemar for free.
Festival picture Feel Good Festival
Where: Rochdale (map) Link: Feel Good Festival Facebook page
Dates: Fri 29 - Sat 30 Aug 2014
Description: Celebration of entertainment and culture featuring a high profile line-up of celebrity chefs and top musical artists.
Festival picture Whaley Water Weekend
Where: Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire (map) Link: Whaley Water Weekend
Dates: Fri 6 - Sun 8 Jun 2014
Description: Celebrating its 15th anniversary this year, the main attraction of this water festival is the free boat rides throughout the weekend. You'll also find market stalls, live music and a fairground.
Festival picture Africa Oye Festival
Where: Sefton Park, Liverpool (map) Link: Africa Oye Festival
Dates: Sat 21 - Sun 22 Jun 2014
Description: Now in its 22nd year, Africa Oye showcases the best of African and Caribbean music and culture in the UK. This year's headline act is Brit and MOBO award winner, Finley Quaye.
Festival picture Dentdale Music & Beer Festival
Where: Dent, Cumbria (map) Link: Dentdale Music & Beer
Dates: Fri 27 - Sun 29 Jun 2014
Description: Community festival hosting over 25 bands across two stages and a wide selection of ales from northern England and Scotland.

South East England Festivals

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Festival picture Guildford Summer Festival
Where: Guildford (map) Link: Guildford Festival
Dates: Fri 20 Jun - Fri 15 Aug 2014

Description: Film, sport, theatre, music, walking, art and much more.

Museum picture T-Fest
Where: Thurrock, Essex (map) Link: T Fest Facebook page
Dates: Sat 19 - Sun 20 Jul 2014
Description: Entertainment, food and live music. This year's line-up hasn't been announced yet, but we'll update you here once the acts have been confirmed.
Festival picture Rox Festival
Where: Bognor Regis (map) Link: Rox Festival
Dates: Sat 26 - Sun 27 July 2014
Description: Live music, a procession, kids activities, carnival, world musicians, club stage, fringe events, music, craft and dance workshops, and other art.
Festival picture Lammas Festival
Where: Eastbourne (map) Link: Lammas Festival
Dates: Sat 26 - Sun 27 July 2014
Description: Folk music, morris dancing, traditional giants, carnival and live bands every afternoon and evening.
Museum picture Hastings Old Town Carnival Week
Where: Hastings (map) Link: Hastings Carnival Week
Dates: Sat 26 Jul - Sun 3 Aug 2014
Description: Carnival, music, performances, guided walks and more.
Museum picture Herne Bay Festival
Where: Herne Bay, Kent (map) Link: Herne Bay Festival
Dates: Sat 23 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
Description: Live music, street theatre, performances, workshops, competitions, parades, fireworks and more. This year's theme is "take to the skies".
Festival picture Ryde Carnival
Where: Ryde, Isle of Wight (map) Link: Ryde Carnival
Dates: Sat 29 - Sun 30 Aug 2014
Description: Dating back to 1887, this illuminated carnival and children's carnival featuring music, costumes & dance.
Festival picture Reading Pride
Where: Reading (map) Link: Reading Pride
Dates: Sat 30 Aug 2014
Description: Music and dance festival to eliminate discrimination in relation to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.
Festival picture Faversham Hop Festival
Where: Faversham (map) Link: Faversham Hop Festival
Dates: Sat 30 - Sun 31 Aug 2014
Description: The 25th anniversary of this traditional, fun festival set in the picturesque medieval town's square and surrounding streets, celebrating the days of hop picking in Kent.
Festival picture Watercress Festival
Where: Arlesford, Hants (map) Link: Watercress Festival
Dates: Sun 18 May 2014
Description: The 10th annual festival celebrating the quintessentially British crop. Featuring stalls, live music, cookery demonstrations and a chance to tour a watercress farm.
Have we missed any?? If you know of any great free festivals in your area that we've not included, we'd love to hear about them. Add any suggestions to our free festivals thread.
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Paid festivals for free

As well as the free UK festivals listed above, there are a few ways to get into sold-out festivals for nothing.

Volunteering through charities

Some big charities like the Samaritans and Oxfam look for volunteers to help at big festivals. Don't volunteer if you're in it just for the free ticket - approach a charity you really believe in and do the work properly.

Festival Samaritans provides volunteers for big festivals such as Glastonbury, Leeds and Reading. Anyone is welcome to apply – whether or not they have been a member of the Samaritans before. You can apply online now for this year's festivals.

Oxfam provides stewards and campaigners who have to work three shifts (eight hours 15 mins per shift) over the duration of big festivals like Glastonbury, Latitude, Bestival and Womad. You can apply online for as many festivals as you want, but be quick as this year's places are filling up fast.

Odd jobs like litter-picking & car park attending

beer pictureIt's not easy to make a festival run smoothly, and extra help is always required with anything from car park assistance and tent pitching to litter-picking. Organisers usually use firms which provide staff specifically for festivals.

DC Services provide safety stewards, traffic marshals, recycling and litter teams to the likes of Reading, Leeds, Latitude and Glastonbury (check its events calendar). You get paid to work there, plus you'll get free meal tickets and free festival entry. You can apply online for jobs and shifts depend on what job you're applying for. You'll have to be over 16 or 18 depending on the job.

Places available for 2014:

  • 2000 Trees Festival, Cheltenham 9-17 June ENDED
  • Found Festival, London 13-16 June ENDED
  • Beat herder Festival, Lancashire 17-24 June ENDED
  • Taste of London 18-25 June ENDED
  • Glastonbury Festival, Glastonbury 21-30 June ENDED
  • Latitude Festival, Suffolk 16-21 July
  • Royal Welsh Show, Powys 19-25 July
  • Eastern Electrics, Hertfordshire 1-3 August
  • Hevy Fest, Folkestone 12-19 August
  • Reading/Leeds Festival 19-25 August
  • Brownstock Festival, Essex 27 August – 3 September
  • Huddlefest, Huddersfield 18-24 September
You can volunteer to pick litter at festivals including Parklife, Le Mans 24 Hours or Blissfields when you apply online with Seed Staff. You'll have to work for around 24 hours (depending on the festival) in shifts during or after the event and you'll get fed. You will have to pay a deposit of £100-£175, depending on the festival. This will be returned upon completion of the work.

Places still available for 2014:

  • Parklife, Manchester 7 June ENDED
  • Le Mans 24 Hours, France 10 June ENDED
  • Blissfields Festival, Winchester 2 July ENDED
  • Festival Number 6, Wales 4 September

Hotbox provides volunteers for anything from assisting festivalgoers with directions to helping them pitch their tents. If your application is successful, you'll have to work three 8-hour shifts for the duration of the festival. Hotbox have spaces for Latitude, Leeds and Reading festivals.

Places still available for 2014:

  • Latitude, Suffolk 17 - 20 July ENDED
  • Reading, Berkshire 22 - 24 August ENDED
  • Leeds, Yorkshire 22 - 24 August ENDED

Volunteering for festivals independently

Another option is to check with festival organisations directly to see if they're looking for volunteers. They usually have a dedicated area on their website for this.

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