5 Pioneering Festival Sustainability Initiatives & 5 Green Actions You Can Take to be More Sustainable at Festivals!

From food to fancy dress choices, water to waste management; festival sustainability is a huuuuge topic. There are arguments that festivals are unsustainable by their very nature as temporary settlements requiring tonnes of infrastructure to be put in place for a few...

Mountaintop Magic at 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...

The most colourful festival in the world – and its darker side. Celebrating Holi in Pushkar, India

Back in March 2017 on my first travels through India I spent the incredible festival of Holi in Pushkar which is one of the biggest traveller hubs for this hectic colourful festival. I've had quite a few questions about my experience and always seem to have a load of...

9 advantages of sticking around in one spot for a while whilst travelling… My 3 months in Arambol Goa

I planned to come to Goa straight after Mumbai to acclimatise bit and chiiiiill out on a beach for a while. After the most horrendous 13 hour bus from Mumbai (...seriously that's another story), getting off at the wrong stop and then having the most wonderful and...

Beat Hotel Festival, Marrakech Morocco ’19

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 festival, in Marrakech....

Desert Moments at Magnetic Fields Festival ’17, Rajasthan, 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 in a...

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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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Sun in the City at Field Day ’18

Sun in the City at Field Day ’18

Two inner-city day festivals in a row - what is going on! Well, to be honest this whole 'full time job' thang doesn't lend itself well to full on weekenders and with no Glastonbury or Secret Garden Party this summer is shaping up a little differently for me. But - I...

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Lounging on lawns at Port Eliot Festival ’17

Lounging on lawns at Port Eliot Festival ’17

Another one from last year - just in time for this year's festival, which is next weekend! Unfortunately I'm probably not going to be there because I'm heading to site to start work on Boomtown already! (where has this year gone??) Buuuut  you will be able to find my...

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Love Games at Love Saves the Day ’18

Love Games at Love Saves the Day ’18

Welcome to the official opening of festival season... Love Saves the Day in Bristol! Once again my favourite local hero didn't disappoint... Favourite outfit ever... spangletastic Rosa Bloom playsuit I got in...

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That Festival Life’s Essential Festivals 2018

That Festival Life’s Essential Festivals 2018

Dun dun dun... Can't believe it's that time again? HOW DID SUMMER COME AROUND SO QUICKLY!? I haven't even finished like, any, of my reviews from last year yet (still incoming ;)) It's a funny old festival season for me as this year, as it is for a lot of people with...

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Who Made My Clothes? 6 Ethical Festival Fashion Brands

Who Made My Clothes? 6 Ethical Festival Fashion Brands

Stylishly late as ever, I'm just now celebrating last week's Fashion Revolution Week by asking... Who Made My Clothes? in this special ethical festival fashion feature! "Fashion Revolution is a global movement calling for greater transparency, sustainability and...

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Galentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Girl Gang

Galentine’s Day Gift Ideas for Your Girl Gang

01: Heart hands necklace - THAT THING 02: LOVE SPECS If you don't know about Love Specs you need to get to know! They're magical festival essentials that refract light into tiny hearts - and they raise money for charity! 03: 'We're like a really tiny gang' - ETSY 04:...

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