The Best UK Festivals Happening in 2021

The question everyone wants to know the answer to following the recent announcement... Which UK Festivals are actually happening in 2021!? In my humble opinion, no one does it better than the UK at festivals. Rain or shine (or potential hurricane) we're always...

That Festival Guide to… Beat Hotel Festival, Morocco

Delicious music, culinary delights, more than a dollop of cultcha and an escape to the far-flung deserts of Morroco at the end of miserable March!? I didn't need much persuading to 'buy the ticket and take the ride' to the innaugral Beat Hotel music festival, in...

That Festival Guide to… Wonderfruit Festival, Thailand

Wonderfruit Festival pulls together all of the things I value most in a great festival experience; epic stage builds, a diverse musical line-up, attention to detail on the decor, delicious food, thoughtful and intriguing workshops, robust sustainability initiatives...

That Festival Guide to… Meadows in The Mountains Festival, Bulgaria

Last year was my third year at the magical Meadows in the Mountains festival - and as always it was a highlight in my festival calendar! I was truly unplugged in 2017 (well apart from the laptop I was working on most of the day and the radio I had plugged in my...

That Festival Guide to… Magnetic Fields Festival, India

Magnetic Fields reverberated its way on to my radar back when I was in India last year as a load of people I met through working on GOAT festival had been and come back to Goa raving about it... A weekend music festival set not just in a palace, but in a palace...

The Best Music Festivals in the World

From transformational festivals in the desert to a music festival that has been running for over 50 years; these are the biggest and best music festivals in the world! I've invited some new pals, bloggers, fellow festival travellers and experts to tell you about their...

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That Festival Life

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That Festival Life aims to bring you the best music festival inspiration from around the world as well as festival outfit ideas and travel inspo…  Find out more about me or keep scrolling to see the latest posts. 

I’m Dulcie, not just a festival blogger, but a festival professional based in Bristol in the UK. I’ve got over a decade of visiting festivals around the world under my belt & a goal to hit as many of the festivals on my global festival bucket list as possible! 

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That Festival Guide to… Noisily Festival, UK

That Festival Guide to… Noisily Festival, UK

In their own words, "Noisily offers an alternative to mainstream festival culture, an inclusive haven where underground music thrives and self-expression flourishes", and it certainly is a hidden gem in the current over-saturated festival market. It ticks all the...

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Don’t Rush Challenge – Festival Fashion Style!

Don’t Rush Challenge – Festival Fashion Style!

If you follow me on either my personal instagram or on my festival blog Instagram, you'll see that I've been doing a loooot of internet fashion challenges whilst I've been in lockdown... Some may say it's peak boredom, others think I've reached full insanity levels...

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A Decade of That Festival Life… 2010-2019 in festivals

A Decade of That Festival Life… 2010-2019 in festivals

Okay - so not technically a decade of this blog 'That Festival Life' (although I have been blogging in various forms for 9 years!) buuut definitely a decade of living & working that festival life IRL. I thought it was high time I did a round-up of my festival...

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5 Pioneering Eco-Friendly Festival Sustainability Initiatives

5 Pioneering Eco-Friendly Festival Sustainability Initiatives

From food to fancy dress choices to waste management; festival sustainability is a huge topic and the eco-friendliness of a festival is something that is frequently becoming more and more important to festival fans and organisers alike. There are arguments that...

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Feeling Fruity at Shindig Festival ’19

Feeling Fruity at Shindig Festival ’19

This review was originally written for Where's My Tent blog - thanks to Jessi for inviting me to come in her place on a press trip! Bunches of lads as bananas, grape ladies covered in purple balloons, toppling sparkly pineapple headpieces and pairs of strawberries...

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That Festival Life’s Essential Festivals Summer 2019

That Festival Life’s Essential Festivals Summer 2019

Drumroll, please! It's that time again! Not technically the start of my festival season as I'm very lucky to have squeezed a little jaunt to Beat Hotel in Marrakech in this year already. Spring festivals are a blessing as summer these days is so busy for me... that's...

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