Tag: Festival

Swingamajig – A festival like no other

Swingamajig Festival is back on April 30, bringing the fun of the runaway circus to Digbeth in a day long extravaganza. Last year saw Digbeth over run with eclectic swing music, trailblazing fashion and a whirlwind of dancers. Those with a love for vintage, kitsch and all things swing will be sure not to miss …

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03 April 2017
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DON’T MISS: Chapter Festival

Another year, another Chapter begins. We’re on Chapter XIII, and this story is only going to get wilder. Set in the industrial haven of Digbeth, Chapter XIII Festival will explore the past, present and future of dance music. Over 12 hours of dance, house and techno over six stages with acts such as Treatment, The Black …

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21 March 2017
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Foodies Festival 2016: What went down

By Olivia Stocks So if you didn’t know, the annual Foodies Festival set up camp at Cannon Hill Park this weekend, and I was invited down on the opening day to indulge in the culinary delights and the cheeky tipples. If you’re a fan of food then this event is definitely for you!  The park …

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06 June 2016
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Birmingham Weekender Is Here!

Get yourself ready for the 25th, 26th and 27th of September as one of Birmingham’s best loved arts festival the Birmingham Weekender is back. Big and better than ever, this year Birmingham’s major arts organisations have come together to stage an ambitious city weekend of free outdoor arts and performances for all the family. Produced …

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20 September 2015
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Entertainment Exclusive: New Treats Added to Bestival!

The Festival of Love will return in September with even more surprises. Isle of Wight’s Bestival is set to entertain even the pickiest of festival fanatics by adding rip-roaring comics and a one-off ocular spectacular. Taking place on Robin Hill, the free-spirit festival will now include entertainment from Bestival veteran Andrew Maxwell as well as improv …

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02 August 2015
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Street Food delights Announced for Bestival

As festival go-ers alike gear up for the Isle of Wight festival, preparations are under way to make the September 10-13 event a smash hit. Last month, Missy Elliott  was revealed to be headlining the “summer of love” shindig, performing alongside Duran Duran, the Chemical Brothers, Rudimental, Mark Ronson, Skepta, Annie Mac, Ella Eyre and much more. It …

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16 July 2015
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Festival beauty trends 2015

Whether you’re going abroad for an exotic festival, or choosing to grace our very own festivals (and hoping the British weather plays to your advantage), don’t pack your rucksack until you’ve caught up on summer 2015’s biggest hair and beauty trends. Yep, there is more to nailing festival style than packing an extra-large can of …

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05 July 2015
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How to survive a festival and still look fabulous

By Georgie McGowan Wherever you turn this summer stores will offer you the “perfect festival look.” But will this look still be perfect after monging out five days in a tent? We put together our top tips on how to survive the festival season whilst still looking bang on trend. The Cover-up The first thing …

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04 July 2015
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Come rain or shine, there’s fringes, flowers and ponchos…

By Beth Sutherland  With festival season fully under go and Glastonbury just coming to a close I wanted to explore deep into the realms of festival fashion and how fashion has taken its toll on festival goers this year. To some, festival fashion may seem simple and easy, paring shorts or a dress with wellies …

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03 July 2015
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Birmingham’s Foodies Festival Review

On Saturday, SnapScratch and Scratch Magazine embarked on a little taste adventure at the Foodies Festival at Cannon Hill Park. With an endless amount of street food and a variety of free samples, the event was perfect for us students whose taste buds are as diverse as a new brand of beans.  The Foodie Festival …

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22 May 2015
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