Isle of Wight Festival, Newport – 21st – 24th June
If the current weather forecast is anything to go by, all Isle of Wight Festival goers are in for a treat. Today the IOW Festival is back for another year to celebrate its 50th anniversary – the line-up includes Kasabian, James Bay, Liam Gallagher and The Killers. Just remember your eco-friendly glitter.
Summer Solstice, Northern Hemisphere – 21st June
This year, the longest day of the year falls on Thursday 21st June, a.k.a. the summer Solstice. With more sunlight, a lot of people will flock to Stonehenge where the sun will rise at 4.52am and set at 9.27pm. Cameras at the ready for that golden glow selfie.
Weston Air Show 2018, Weston-Super-Mare – 23rd – 24th June
Leaving trails of red, blue and white smoke in the air, the Weston Air Festival is returning this summer with stunning displays in the sky. Planned across two days over the beautiful seafront and Beach Lawns, this will give your weekend wings.
The Vanity of Small Differences, Bristol – Ending 24th June
Contemporary artist, Grayson Perry is holding an exhibition – The Vanity of Small Differences – in Bristol, however it’s coming to its end this weekend. Exploring British fascination with taste and class, Perry showcases six large tapestries of modern art. Don’t miss out on this.
Seven Dials Soundtrack, London – 23rd June
Did someone say ‘FREE event’? Head to Seven Dials Soundtrack for their one-day music festival. From 12-6pm, you can enjoy the open-air stage, spoken word and artist performances as well as pop-up cocktail bars and eco-friendly glitter face jewels. What’s not to love? Note: wellies to be left at home.