Music Gear News

At we update our news channel daily to ensure you always get the latest and most important music news.

8 confirmed boutique UK music festivals 2021

8 boutique UK festivals confirmed for 2021
8 boutique UK festivals confirmed for 2021

8 boutique UK festivals confirmed for 2021

Festival season, it’s been a while, hasn’t it? To all you festival-goers out there, we know you’ve missed everything that a UK music festival brings. Here we have a guide with everything you need to know about eight boutique festivals confirmed to go ahead this year.

8 boutique UK festivals confirmed for 2021
By | Published 23.04.21

At last, the news we have all been waiting for is here - events are coming back. We’ve got everything here that you need to know about the boutique festivals in the UK confirmed to go ahead this year. From dancing in your wellies to a spooky sonic adventure, these summer festivals offer something for everyone.

One thing we can all say for sure as music-lovers is that we have certainly missed our festivals. There’s simply nothing quite like the unique atmosphere that live music brings, it’s indescribable. So, this guide is here to help you make one very important decision, which one of these unique boutique festivals you are buying tickets for this year.

Whether you’re excited to get back out gigging or you’re simply missing the energy live music brings, this guide is certain to get you in the mood for live music again.

This July to October, here are eight boutique UK festivals to choose from - find one that ticks all your boxes.

Noisily Festival

What does it mean to be human in today’s world? You’re certain to find out at this year’s Noisily Festival. After a huge battle to save this legendary boutique festival, Noisily Festival almost became a distant memory. But thanks to incredible amounts of crowdfunding, you can explore this magic for yourself.

Noisily Festival

It’s a place where open-minded creatives and electronic music collide to create a truly immersive atmosphere. Experience psychedelic culture, express your creativity, enjoy some incredible art and music.

Where: Leicester

When: 8-11th July 2021

Find out more | Noisily Festival

The One in the Woods

A brand-new festival designed for 10,000 people. So get excited as it all takes place in Liverpool. Hidden away in some enchanted woods, you’ll find class A drum & bass alongside top-notch techno music.

The One In The Woods

It’s a venue like no other, and if you’re looking to take a break from reality, The One in the Woods is going to be right up your alley.  

Where: Liverpool

When: 17th & 18th July 2021

Find out more | The One in the Woods

One Island

If you need a retreat after this chaotic year, this is it. A private island and the perfect festival experience await you, and it’s not as far away as you’d expect. This is partying back to basics. Experience some of the UK’s finest DJs, enjoy independent food trucks with plenty of mouth-watering options, and dance the night away.

One Island

There’s even cocktail bars, glamping, beach BBQs, sunset raves, and pool parties. So, it’s time to plan that outfit and get your festival vibes flowing, as it’s all happening at One Island. This is the ultimate party experience surrounded by outstanding natural beauty.

Where: Essex

When: 3rd – 5th September 2021

Find out more | One Island


From a back garden to a 10,000 capacity. ZENfest is back in a new location, and it is truly stunning. Originating in 2016 and starting out in the owners back garden, ZENfest has certainly come a long way in the past five years.


Confirmed to go ahead in September at the beautiful grounds of Kelvedon Hall, you can expect some incredible music and a zen experience like no other. They specialise in ‘‘bringing the vibes’’...

Where: Kelvedon Hall, Essex

When: 4th September 2021

Find out more | ZENfest

Hide & Seek

Just want to dance? Hide & Seek is going to be perfect for you. This September, on the grounds of a beautiful stately home, surrounded by majestic nature and three lakes, a magical boutique festival is taking place.

Hide & Seek

Here you’ll find some of the finest underground music, minimal house, techno, and disco. It’s another top-notch boutique festival that prides on nothing but stellar sound and incredible production. Calling all dance-heads - you might want to put this one in the calendar.

Where: Macclesfield, Cheshire

When: 4th September 2021

Find out more | Hide & Seek


The biggest dance festival in the South is back. Boasting a head-turning line up over two days, We Are FSTVL is being held in London, Dagenham, Central Park where you’ll find Carl Cox, Andy C, Camelphat, Charlotte De Witte, and many more legendary artists. Expect a classic rave atmosphere with top-class electronic dance music which will keep you boogying all night long.

Where: Central Park, Dagenham

When: 11th – 12th September 2021

Find out more | We Are FSTVL

One Out Festival

20 minutes outside of London, a brand-new festival is going ahead in September this year. If you’re looking to let your hair down and boogie with your friends again encompassed by the great outdoors, the One Out Festival might be for you.

One Out Festival

Class artists such as Roger Sanchez Tensake, Hannah Wants, and Krystal Klear are confirmed to headline. It’s certainly going to be on to remember…

Where: London /Surrey

When: 25th September 2021

Find out more | One Out Festival

Terminal V

This year’s Halloween is going to be legendary. Terminal V are back on this spooky October weekend to bring you some of the biggest and best techno and house acts within an industrial, raw environment.

Terminal V

Starting out in 2017 with only 2000 people, a one day event, and two stages, Terminal V’s popularity grew at a rapid pace. This year, you can expect to see a range of quality acts within a classic industrial setting. It’s an atmosphere like no other, get Halloween ready. It’s time to party.

Where: Edinburgh

When: 30th & 31st October 2021

Find out more | Terminal V

Find out more

Whichever festival you choose this year, don’t forget your festival essentials and stay safe by following COVID guidelines.

Find Out More
Posted on 23 Apr 2021 12:32 to category : Instruments News

Related Music News


RANE collaborates with A-Trak on a signature, limited-edition Battle Mixer.

27 Jul 2021 15:00

From complete novices to pro musicians, the Artiphon Orba reinvents the way we think about musical instruments. Learn more about this revolutionary device.

29 Jun 2021 17:27

The word ‘pioneer’ is often thrown about, but with Gary Numan, it couldn’t be more accurate…

24 Jun 2021 16:46

Bose's range of compact speaker systems offers stunning sound in a uniquely portable package.

18 Jun 2021 11:16

Get the most out of your new Line 6 Helix. Line 6 is offering free 1-to-1 sessions with a product specialist to help you get the best out of it.

16 Jun 2021 11:34

A major new update for FX Collection features studio classics and modern audio tools.

9 Jun 2021 18:00

Recent Music News


Premium guitar. Built-in synth capabilities. BOSS announces an exciting new venture with its first-ever solo guitar project.

26 Jul 2021 16:58

Akai MPC 2.10 update further reaffirms you can truly stand alone with an MPC

26 Jul 2021 15:03

Our quest to find the ultimate Boss stompbox is over. Read more to see how close the competition got and win your very own pedalboard.

25 Jul 2021 11:16

She kept us entertained during quarantine with the release of Folklore, but what's the secret to Taylor Swift's Long Pond Studio sound? We've picked apart the Disney movie to bring you the equipment you can use to recreate those bluesy folk tones.

24 Jul 2021 12:22

To celebrate one year since Taylor Swift released her album Folklore, we're giving away a Fender guitar to help you create your own music at home.

24 Jul 2021 12:22

Having just signed to Ed Sheeran’s record label, Maisie Peters is rocketing into music stardom. But what’s the secret behind the sound to this YouTube sensation?

13 Jul 2021 14:49