Summer Music Festivals 2013
E2E arts & Culture writer Lolia picks 3 cool festivals to attend this in London, this August.
Summer is here and it is that time again, to grab an ice-cold drink and enjoy some of your most loved artists out in a park somewhere. But if you have no idea which festival to attend this summer, then have no fear! Here are few upcoming festivals happening in London.
South West Four Weekender
Celebrate with them on their 10 year anniversary on Saturday 24th August to 25th August at Clapham Common starting at 12 noon until 10 pm. The line up includes Armin Van Burren and Example. It is an over 18 event and they are strict with their rules regarding food and drinks. Unfortunately it seems as if tickets have sold out for this festival, but this definitely one to look out for next year. Check the website for further information.
This festival starts from the 1st September all the way up until the 30th with free events held at Chalk Farm at The Roundhouse. Tickets are won on a ballot basis so all you have to do is enter your details on their website to have a chance of winning some tickets! The line ups include Arctic Monkeys, Jessie J and Justin Timberlake! You can watch the shows on iTunes or the Festival App. To keep updated please take a look at their Twitter feed and lock onto the iTunes Festival website.
Notting Hill Carnival
The largest street festival in London is back again and its on Sunday 25th August to Monday 26th, the Bank holiday. There will be great food like jerk chicken, curried goat and rice and peas, great music featuring Soca and Calypso and beautiful costumes. You do not want to miss our this year! For all the information you need check the Notting Hill Carnival website.