Festivals are great but you’re often left feeling bruised and battered from all of the crowds, hanging from day drinking for three days straight and achy from lying on a creaky camp bed. But it doesn’t have to be like that. Welcome to the wellness festival, the weekender that combines all of the best aspects of a festival experience and adds in yoga workshops, meditation and wild swimming into the mix. 

If you’re channelling your inner zen this 2024 and are longing for weekend escapes packed out with wellness activities, we’ve rounded up the best UK wellness festivals taking place this summer. Book now and reap all of the benefits later. We’ll meet you at the yoga tent…

The best wellness festivals this 2024

Soul Circus

From yoga to holistic therapies, Soul Circus is set to return with a bang this August, packing out their three-day festival with tons of glittery festival antics. The festival, running 15th – 18th August, is located in the Cotswolds and boasts an exciting range of workshops and classes suitable for all abilities and talents, whether you’re just starting out or you’re a veteran of the discipline. MoreYoga is headlining this year, taking residence in the festival’s biggest tipi offering a range of classes for all guests.

The wellness activities are slotted alongside an exciting music line up and festival food vendors will fuel you through the weekend with delicious locally sourced produce. After parties go on until 2am every night or head back to your camp earlier to soak up the lakeside views from your jacuzzi. 

15th-18th August | Cotswolds
www.soulcircus.yoga

Good Vibrations Society

Taking place in August, Good Vibrations is a weekend designed to nourish your soul. This 3 day festival is perfect for enjoying music and wellness in the beautiful surroundings of the Ashdown forest.

Dance to international musicians, wake up to wild swimming, take free yoga and dance workshops, stimulate your mind with daily talks and conversation, explore the forest with guided walks, and take the weight off with a cold beverage and a hearty meal.

Join in to celebrate friendship, expression, personality — this one is for the whole family.

2nd-4th august 2024 |
PIPPINGFORD PARK – THE ASHDOWN FOREST 
www.goodvibrationssociety.com

LoveTrails

The original running, adventure, and music festival, LoveTrails global gathering of thousands for four days of movement, music and outdoor adventure on the coast of South Wales. 

At this festival you will spend your days running, hiking, exploring, and then dance the night away under the stars.

90% of Tickets have already sold so make sure to act fast!

11th – 14th July | south wales
www.lovetrailsfestival.co.uk

Verve Festival

If you’re in need of a de-stress, book yourself in for a wellness retreat-cum-festival at Verve Festival. Taking place in September, the festival offers a respite from the hustle and bustle of city life, a space to escape the chaos and reconnect with nature. 

Yoga and meditation workshops are at the centre of this festival, with everything from soulful flow classes to help improve your flexibility to turbo pilates to tone up your body. Later in the evening, there’s live music to finish the event off. 

21st & 22nd September | Hatch House, Tisbury, Wiltshire 
www.feeltheverve.com

Wilderness Festival

Presented by Audi, this festival is a weekend of escapism and wholesome hedonism. You can enjoy dining, music, and wellness talks & activities. They also offer luxury camping with guests being able to stay in the Boutique and Meadow accommodations.

Their wellbeing experiences include The Lakeside Spa, workshops, classes and treatments are available to book now.

1st-4th august 2024 |
CORNBURY PARK, OXFORDSHIRE
www.wildernessfestival.com

Happy Place

Part of Fearne Cotton’s Happy Place brand, the Happy Place festival returns this 2024 with an even bigger and better line-up than before.

Look forward to an even broader range of classes, food and stalls from leading independent health and wellbeing brands, as well as inspiring talks, meditation, performances and more.

13th & 14th July at Chiswick House
31st August & 1st September at Tatton Park
www.happyplaceofficial.co.uk

Also Festival

Wellness is centrefold at Also Festival, the three-day weekender taking place in Warwickshire. It’s the type of festival that can be guided by you, whether you’re looking to try out new wellness trends or dance in the front row to your favourite musician. 

Their 2024 wellness line-up has everything from talks with Natalie Haynes and Michael Marmot to music featuring Jessica Winter and The Fontanas. There is also comedy, dining, yoga, sound baths, saunas, and much more.

12th-14th July | Park Farm, Warwickshire 
www.also-festival.com

Wellnergy 

The festival – taking place on the 15th of June – will be taking over Wimbledon Park this year, offering eager fitness fanatics and like-minded individuals the opportunity to come together and connect through wellness. 

Expect the day to be filled with a mix of mindfulness, fitness, food, music, and laughter. The line-up looks great too – from musician Mother Cuppa to the founder of Shoorah, Ferne Mccann, and founder of WeGlow Stef Williams.

15th June | Wimbledon Park
www.wellnergy.co.uk


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