ELYSIAN FIELDS Jamie MacColl of Bombay Bicycle Club selects his dream festivals, where music and good times come with culture and comfort.
LATITUDE Latitude still retains its boutiquey charm. This year, enjoy Portishead, Caribou, and Jon Hopkins while the kids are left with the festival’s babysitting service. From July 16 to 19. www.latitudefestival.com
PORT ELIOT Be inspired by both literature and music, such as Philip Marsden on the ‘spirit of Place’ and Andrew Weatherall’s legendary DJ sets. From July 30 to August 2. www.porteliotfestival.com FESTIVAL NUMBER 6 This utterly unique festival is set in Clough William- Ellis’s Italianate village Portmeirion. Highlights include sets from Grace Jones, Kate Tempest, and Rae Morris. From September 3 to 6. www.festivalnumber6.com WILDERNESS
FESTIVAL Where else can you eat food cooked by Moro’s chefs and watch Björk perform at the same time?
From August 6 to 9. www.wildernessfestival.com