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Music Festivals in London: What’s Officially Cancelled?

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While we remain hopeful that we will be able to bring you good news and a return to live music soon, here, we will keep you updated with which music festivals in London have been cancelled, postponed, and those which are currently still going ahead so you can stay in-the-know.

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Music Festivals in London: What’s Officially Cancelled?

British Summer Time – Cancelled

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Held across two weekends, British Summer Time has been running for six years since kicking off back in 2013 with The Rolling Stones. It’s seen performances from numerous legendary names over the years, including Bon Jovi, Jennifer Lopez and Lionel Richie – who last year returned for a special guest performance with none other than Stevie Wonder.

Where? Hyde Park

When? 3-12 July

Lovebox – Cancelled

Since being founded by DJ Groove Armada 16 years ago, Lovebox has established itself as the dance music event of the summer. The festival was set to return this summer to its new west London location for the third year running, with Tyler, The Creator, Disclosure, Jorja Smith and Khalid all due to feature.

Where? Gunnersbury Park

When? 12-14 June

Wireless – Cancelled

One of the most well-known festivals on the London calendar, Wireless is a celebration of the newest and best in hip hop, grime and R&B, welcoming the likes of Stormzy, Travis Scott and Cardi B to the stage.

Where? Finsbury Park

When? 3-5 July

South West Four – Cancelled

South West Four

What began as a dance party for Clapham locals is now a mega music festival, drawing in big names like Tinie Tempah and Craig David. Taking place over the August bank holiday weekend, the line-up features a wide range of music genres, from electronic to pop – so it’s a good compromise for groups with differing tastes.

Where? Clapham Common

When? 29-30 August

Somerset House Summer Series – Cancelled

Somerset House Summer Series

Catch acts like Gossip, Nao, Doves and Parcels amid the neoclassical courtyard of Somerset House, London’s iconic 18th century building sitting on the bank of the Thames. The annual Summer Series offers a mixed bag of acts, with a line-up straddling soul, hip-hop, and funk music. Expect cool crowds in elegant settings.

Where? Somerset House

When? 9-19 July

Hampton Court Palace Festival – Cancelled

Hampton Court Palace Festival

Hampton Court Palace Festival

A music festival situated in the former home of Henry VIII? Sign us up. Enhance your festival experience by hiring a waterside gazebo or indulging in a picnic on the lawn pre-performance and soak up the spectacular historical setting.

Where? 3-19 June

When? Hampton Court Palace

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