As the festival season opens with the first weekend of Coachella, we get ready to roll out the fedoras and pull on our favourite western boots for another summer of alfresco music, comedy and literary talent.
Succumb to festival fever with our guide to the summer events to visit in 2018.
13th – 22nd April
The sun-soaked valley of Coachella is home to the world’s most fashionable festival. Synonymous with celebrity-spotting and Instagram fame, the music event happens over the weekends of the 13th – 16th and 20th – 22nd April.
This year’s line-up sets to reinstate Coachella as the performance powerhouse of American festivals with a line-up that includes Beyoncé, The Weeknd, Eminem and Cardi B, as well as more under the radar acts like Alt-J, Haim and SZA.