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Family festivals


Whether you love the live performances, fantastic food and drink or just the chance to fill your lungs with some country air, there's something for everyone at that Great British institution, the summer music festival – and that includes families.


Family-friendly festivals 2016

child at festival

See which festivals Mumsnetters recommend as great weekend destinations for your summer family frolics this year.

Taking kids to festivals

Everything you need to know before you set off for a festival with the family in tow – from how to dress, to what to do if you get separated.

Going to a festival when you're pregnant

Just because you're pregnant doesn't mean you have to relinquish your prized festival tickets. Read these insightful tips from hardy MNers who've been there and done it. 

What to pack for a festival

Braving a festival en famille? Trying to remember what to pack can be a bit of a nightmare if you're not organised. Make life easier with our handy guide on what not to forget – plus MNer recommended products.

Best family tents

If you're taking your kids to a festival, make sure you have a proper tent that can withstand the elements – and the test of time (but won't take forever to put up).

Family camping tips

Family camping

Let's be honest – camping with kids can be a bit of a challenge, especially if the weather is not on your side. Here's how to prepare yourself…