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I saw Kings of Leon, Day Made

Reading is a family-friendly music festival with a lot of stages for options throughout (we did the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vanessa_msolo
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Durban, South Africa
Organize, very secured, good quality of sound.. Everything you need to spend amazing time !

I've been to Reading Festival only one day, on Saturday, and I had gorgeous time. We arrived with a... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
indydillen
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London, United Kingdom
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The Reading Festival is a music festival that takes place simultaneously with the Leeds Festival every August. The festival takes place on a farm in the centre of Reading. Lots of international pop, indie and metal acts are attracted to the...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Reading is a family-friendly music festival with a lot of stages for options throughout (we did the Sunday day-visit only), but as with any music-festival it is quite demanding as you trek from stage to stage trying to get a good spot to see the...More

Thank vanessa_msolo
Reviewed 4 October 2018

I've been to Reading Festival only one day, on Saturday, and I had gorgeous time. We arrived with a bus from London and we had almost no queues anywhere.. A lot of people are there making your day very smooth and easy ! There is...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Reading festival itself was brilliant. I have a great year every year, I believe it's what you make of it! Being able to drink for 3 days whilst watching some of my favourite people with the company of my closest friends is a great weekend!...More

Thank Kaykbabes94
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Reading festival was much better than I expected. We only had a day ticket for Saturday but there were no queues from the motorway into Reading, no queues at the (green) car park and we only queued for the (free) shuttle boat down to the...More

Thank LCPainting
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Reading & Leeds Festival! The festival you grow up watching on TV and beg your parents to buy you tickets. The festival with all your favourite line ups. The festival you want to attend annually. Wow. The media really portrays this event in an incorrect...More

Thank Sophie H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

well organised, good security, family friendly, good facilities - ok the toilets can get into a bit of a state!! but time it right- after emptying/clean up, n they aren’t too bad! food n drink - a bit expensive but to b expected i guess!...More

Thank alwaysrollin14
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Reading Festival has changed from the rock fest it used to be and now represents many types of music. 2018 alternated pop, rap and rock on the main stages. The event overall is well organised, however there are some things they can improve. For example,...More

Thank goodgrr
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Reading Festival was all fun and games except the sound quality at the main stage wasn’t ideal (what was the sound engineer doing??) also Jax Jones didn’t throw out free tea towels so that was upsetting

Thank Caroline O
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Pros Toilets were clean and toilet roll was surprisingly available even at later points in the day Lots of water given out e.g. during main stage acts, cups of water were constantly passed backwards Security were brilliant - I got stuck in the main stage...More

Thank Katie C
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Ok so I knew it wasn’t going to be anywhere near as good as Glastonbury, but oh my god!! If you’re 16 years old and like getting off your face on ket every weekend then this is the place for you! Even my 22 year...More

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irita82
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There are kids there However, there are entry restrictions for under 16s and do advise not bringing young children. Anyone 15 and under must be accompanied by a ticket holder over 18 years old at all times and there’s good... More
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