Festival

New location for Slam Dunk South 2018

Independent organiser Ben Ray has confirmed dates and location for its three rock festivals next year

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Study reveals factors of a profitable festival

White paper by AMR International and XLIVE provides in-depth analysis into this highly fragmented and complex market

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How to hack a music venue for disabled audiences

Attitude is Everything has released a new DIY Access guide for bands, artists and promoters showing how to make gigs and tours more accessible for deaf and disabled audiences

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SJM announces festival in the North West

Neighbourhood Weekender will take place over the bank holiday in May 2018

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Arcadia sets sights on Glasto fallow year

Performing arts collective prepares a weekend of immersive spectacle to take place in May next year

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Energy revolution in the festival industry

Tom Smallwood, trustee of Energy Revolution, on what organisers can do to turn the carbon footprint of festivals into clean energy

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AEG Presents eyes camping festival

Live music organiser has revealed ambition to launch an “outside of a city” event in the UK

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Getting forensic about festivals with AIF

Access looks back on the AIF Festival Congress 2017 in Cardiff, this year covering the topic of ‘Pseudoscience’

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Timber Festival launches in the Midlands

Wild Rumpus and National Forest have joined forces to create a three-day camping festival to take place at Feanedock over 6-8 July 2018

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V Festival seeks headline sponsor

Virgin has stepped down as headline sponsor after 22 years

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