50 Photos to Get You in the Festival Mood 

Do your mates need a bit of a push to book those festival tickets? Here you go... 

Festival season is here! See if you can make it to the end of these photos without gathering up your mates, your onesies and your groundsheets to venture out to one of these epic festivals... 

Isle of Wight Festival Crowd

Partying hard at Dour Festival

The crowd at the Isle of Wight Festival

Berlin Festival crowd - credit Stephan Flad

The crowd at Roskilde

Crazy girls at Stop Making Sense Festival

Suncebeat Festival in Croatia

Leefest tent UK Festivals

Wychwood Festival good times crowd

Mud at Dour Festival

Roskilde festival crowd going crazy

Happy girls at Noisily Festival

Having fun at the Isle of Wight Festival

Sumo wrestling at Noisily Festival

Roskilde Festival at night

Loving Dour Festival!

Chilling at the Tauron Muzika Festival

On top of the world at the Tauron Muzika Festival in Poland

Bear hug at Roskilde Festival

Crowdsurfing at Dour Festival

EXIT festival love

Crazy boys at Stop Making Sense Festival in Croatia

Lads chilling on guitar at Roskilde Festival

Crowd shot at Roskilde Festival

Lads just having a laugh at Noisily Festival

sigur-ros2_credit_Stephen Flad

Girl having a great time at Leefest

Outside crowd at Roskilde Festival

Partying at EXIT Festival

Cool tree at Noisily Festival

Innovation festival in Barcelona

Absolutely loving Roskilde Festival

Beach Break Live Festival in Wales

Isle of Wight Festival crowd

Tug of War at Noisily Festival

Wychwood Festival in Cheltenham, UK

DJ at Stop Making Sense Festival

Brilliant group shot from Leefest

Partying at Sunrise Festival in Bath

Crazy crowd at the Isle of Wight Festival

Having fun at the campsite at Dour Festival

Kaiser Chiefs at the Isle of Wight Festival

Relaxing in the sun at Stop Making Sense Festival in Croatia

Excited crowd at Roskilde Festival

Beach Break Live Festival Wales

Romance for life? Or just for the Tauron Muzika Festival in Poland?

Having fun at the Isle of Wight Festival

Isle of Wight Main Stage

Kissing at the Noisily Festival

Chase and Status at Kendal Calling

Moustache girl at a festival

Suncebeat festival in Croatia

Partying at the tents at Roskilde Festival

Getting muddy at Dour Festival c. Par Ronan Thenadey

Crazy Stop Making Sense Festival in Croatia

Sofa swing at Sunrise Festival

Tauron Muzika Festival in Poland

The crowd at the main stage of Roskilde Festival

Festivals featured above include Isle of Wight Festival, Stop Making Sense, Roskilde, Sunrise, Wychwood, Noisily, Beach Break Live, Innovation, EXIT, Dour, Leefest, Suncebeat, Kendal Calling, Tauron Nowa Muzika and Berlin Festival.


About the Author: Victoria Philpott

Victoria Philpott

Victoria is the content and social media manager at gapyear.com. She's travelled through Europe extensively, dropping in on a few festivals and picking up work as she went. She's an advocate of slow travel and has worked at camp in America for two summers before releasing the pressure in the clubs of Cancun. She's toured Australia, explored the Serengeti and backpacked through Morocco. A wise man once told her, 'In the pursuit of seeing everything, we see nothing', and she tries to recite this to tame her wanderlust, but it's not working.