August events: Hit the beach at Boardmasters Festival

Newquay, Cornwall

Surf culture meets music festival on the sunny shores of the Cornish coast.

If you’re looking for a place to hang ten, hang loose and feel the musical vibes this summer, look no further than Fistral Beach where the Boardmasters festival combines beachside relaxation with plenty of great music and professional surf and skateboard competitions.

Let the sound of waves take you away as laidback acts perform on eight stages amidst the setting of Newquay’s sandy beaches. Join a crowd of over 40,000 people to listen to the tunes and watch the high-flying pros throw their best tricks on land and at sea. 

Boardmasters Festival 2019 takes place betwen the 7 and 11 August, and this year’s headliners include Florence + The Machine, Foals, Dizzee Rascal and Plan B.

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