Standon Calling 2011 Review

Standon Calling 2011 weather: Rained overnight on Friday. Fine the rest of the weekend. Review by: Sam Sugden (with two 12 yr olds and a 3 yr old) Getting to the festival: We planned to arrive Thurs eve, but rain was predicted so were lucky enough to stay at friends who fortunately live close by. We therefore arrived around 10am Fri instead and […]

Standon Calling

Highlights for kids and families: The Swimming Pool! Standon has several areas dedicated to kid’s activities and all ages are extremely well catered for.

Best Family Festivals 2022

It’s wonderful to see the festival calendar filling up. There are a few festivals taking the year off, but most are running again, and we’re incredibly excited about 2022. So what are the best family festivals for 2022, as recommended by Festival Kidz parents? Here are our favourites, our tried and tested. The festivals we […]

Let’s talk about waste

Over 60 independent UK music festivals have pledged to ban single-use plastic at their events by 2021. This is fantastic news and here at Festival Kidz we want to support them to make this happen. Many of our favourite events have taken the pledge. See the full list below.

Best Family Festivals 2014

Here are our top picks for 2014! Now is a great time to start thinking about buying your festival tickets – most of the festivals offer ‘early bird’ prices, which means they are reduced if you book them early. Whether a festival is good for you depends on what music you’re into and what other […]

Festival Kidz Team: Our Picks 2013

Every year we face the same dilemmas – Do we go to our favourites, the ones we know and love, where the kids feel at home? Or do we try out some new ones, potentially discover something amazing, and widen our knowledge of great festivals to recommend to all you lovely families out there? We’re […]


Follow @FestivalKidz Welcome to Festival Kidz The Family Festival Guide     It is our mission to help families experience the joys of festivals with kids, especially if you’ve never done it before. You’ll find all sorts of tips and useful festival info and advice, an A-Z of festivals and an interactive Festival Map and […]