Isle of Wight Festival 2011 News
Kasabian for Hard Rock Calling 2012?
Kasabian have hinted that they could be one of the headliners at next year's Hard Rock Calling in London's Hyde Park.
46 festivals honoured with Greener Festival Awards
46 festivals across the UK, Europe, Australia and North America have been awarded the prestigious Greener Festival Award for
their green efforts in reducing their environmental impact 2011.
The Big Launch: Headliners 2011
Guess the 2012 festival headliners to win VIP tickets!
Less than 24 hours to buy earlybird Isle of Wight tickets
Until midday tomorrow you can buy Isle of Wight Festival 2012 tickets at 2011 prices and take advantage of a ticket payment
The Vaccines make video from fans' festival photos
The Vaccines have created a music video entirely from fan-submitted festival photos for their latest single, 'Wetsuit'.
Vanity Van 2011 survey - win £300 of prizes
One lucky person could win a Vanity Van Luxury festival recovery package for them and a friend by simply filling out short
survey about mobile beauty at festivals.
Rumour Mill: The Rolling Stones for 50th anniversary tour?
Climbing out of a stationary cupboard, The Rumour Mill contemplates The Rolling Stones touring next year for their 50th anniversary.
They might just erect a plaque instead though.
Virtual Festivals' 2011 Festival Census
Let us know how the summer of festivals in 2011 has been for you and have your chance to win a brand new iPad!
Did you see this man at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011?
Police have released a photograph of a man they want to speak to following an attack at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011.
IOW Festival boss: 'the festival market is saturated'
The music festival market is saturated, a number of top UK festival bosses have argued.
Introducing... the Virtual Festivals Vouchers app
Having visited a slew of summer festivals already, we realise that they're getting more expensive. So to save you some cash,
we're proud to introduce the Virtual Festivals Vouchers app!
Foo Fighters spell-blinding at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
A spell binding supernova stint by the Foo Fighters at the top of the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 bill showed the uber group
at their sensational best.
Beady Eye impress at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
Leaving a shaken and intimidated microphone at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, Beady Eye left the vocal thousands in front of
the stage begging for more and, even more importantly, their mark at one of the greatest festivals in the world.
Kasabian stop rain as they close IOW Festival 2011
The blazing sky-bound rocket that is Kasabian have cemented themselves in the Isle of Wight history books with an explosive
set to close the 2011 edition of the event.
Kings Of Leon crown Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
Kings Of Leon conquered the Isle of Wight Festival 2011 with a brain blistering performance which had more energy than a solar
Kaiser Chiefs disappoint at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
Kaiser Chiefs disappointed in their penultimate slot for the Friday of the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011.
Update: Folding chairs now allowed in at IOW Festival
Around 100 Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 tickets-holders were left bummed out after security stopped them from taking foldable
chairs into the site.
Reformed Pulp give their lot at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
After nearly a decade's absence Pulp have temporarily reformed and hoisted the indie flag high and true for their first of
a handful of UK shows at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011.
Kate Moss to have hen do at Isle Of Wight Festival
Supermodel Kate Moss is to spend her last days as a single lady at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, as friends plan party
games and forfeits for her hen do.
Big Country open Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
If you've still got it after 30 years, you're either seriously over due at the clinic and it's about to drop off or you're
Big Country opening up the world famous Isle Of Wight Festival for its 10th year.
Weather watch: what to pack for festivals this weekend
It turns out that the Met Office's prediction of a warm June isn't quite coming to fruition at festivals this weekend. Here's
what weather to expect at IOW Festival, Download, RockNess, Glade and Get Loaded In The Park.
We're saying farewell to our forums...
It's time to say goodbye to the MyFest and Virtual Festivals forums...
Beady Eye to shoot video at Isle Of Wight Festival
Beady Eye will shoot the video for their next single at Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, the band have confirmed.
Buy cheap Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 tickets
With under a week to go until Kings Of Leon, Foo Fighters and Kasabian headline the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, tickets are
available for £40 less than their original price.
Stay beautiful! Get a Vanity Van festival makeover
Greasy, knotted hair? Lack-of-roll-mat back? Looking and feeling awful just because you're at a festival is now a thing of
the past. Stay beautiful! Look out for the Vanity Van...
Good news! June is going to be dry!
It's the news that every festival-goer wants to hear: it's going to be dry!
Get £100 off tickets including IOW Festival
Secondary ticketing site viagogo are offering £100 off of Isle Of Wight Festival and Reading and Leeds Festival tickets.
New Virtual Festivals site: feedback wanted
So, as you've probably noticed, Virtual Festivals has had a re-jig and a lick of paint and we want to know your thoughts!
Isle of Wight Festival to host an urban beach
Isle of Wight Festival, held from 9-12 June at Seaclose Park, is set to celebrate its tenth anniversary by hosting an urban
Isle Of Wight given go ahead for 90,000 capacity
Isle Of Wight Festival organisers have been granted an indefinite license to sell an extra 20,000 tickets, taking the site
capacity to 90,000, reports a local newspaper.
Buy Reading and Leeds 2011 tickets below face value
Reading and Leeds 2011 tickets are currently going for well under face value on secondary ticketing sites like viagogo.
Liam Gallagher will "never" go to Glastonbury again
Liam Gallagher has vowed to "never" go to Glastonbury again.
Sky Arts to film summer festivals in 3-D
Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 and Bestival 2011 will be the first UK festivals to be filmed in 3-D, say Sky Arts.
Kaiser Chiefs to return to Isle of Wight Festival
Kaiser Chiefs have been given the penultimate slot ahead of Kings Of Leon on the Friday (10 June) night of the Isle Of Wight
Festival 2011, which returns to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
Tinie Tempah to take loo to T In The Park?
Double Brit-winning rapper Tinie Tempah has revealed he'll be making his T In The Park debut this summer, or should it be
"pee in the park"?
The Courteeners and more added to Isle of Wight
Eight new acts have been announced for the Isle of Wight Festival 2011 in June.
Girls Night Out announced for IOW Festival
X Factor winner Alexandra Burke and Imelda May are among the female stars set to shine at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011,
as organisers reveal it's going to be girls only in the Big Top on the Friday (10 June).
Tinie Tempah set for Isle of Wight Festival 2011
Brit Award nominee Tinie Tempah will headline the Big Top at this year's Isle of Wight festival, which runs from 10-12 June
at Seaclose Park, Newport.
IOW Festival 2011 sells out, buy through viagogo
This year's Isle Of Wight Festival is now sold out, organisers have announced.
Iggy and the Stooges, more for Isle Of Wight Festival
Iggy And The Stooges head up the latest acts for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up, with the event set to take place
at Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
Ones To Watch, Brother, offer New Year's Eve tips
Brother's frontman Lee Newell has been offering Virtual Festivals his tips for having a good New Year's Eve.
Beady Eye added to Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
Liam Gallagher's new band, Beady Eye, are the latest name to be confirmed for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up, with
the event to return to Seaclose Park in Newport from 10-12 June.
Buy tickets through VF, get Festival Annual cheap!
We've teamed up with Festival Annual to offer you £10 off of this year's edition of the photo book, which documented the very
best of the 2010 UK and Irish festival season.
Manic Street Preachers, more for IOW Festival
Manic Street Preachers head up the acts confirmed for the Big Top line-up at the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, with the event
set to return to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
The Script, more for Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
The Script head up a slew of acts announced for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up.
Tom Jones to play Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
Tom Jones has been confirmed to make a special appearance at the Isle of Wight Festival 2011, with the event set to return
to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10 - 12 June.
Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 tickets on sale
Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 tickets go on sale today (Friday).
Kasabian to headline Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
Kasabian are the set to headline the Sunday (12 June) night of Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, when the event returns to Seaclose
Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
IOW Festival boss: 'I'd love The Libertines to play'
Isle Of Wight Festival organiser John Giddings has put a call out for The Libertines to
play the event in 2011.
Giddings: 'I'll cancel festival if there are no good bands'
Isle Of Wight Festival organiser John Giddings has said that he wouldn't hold the
event if there weren't enough good bands to perform.
Foo Fighters to top Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
As predicted by Virtual Festivals, Foo Fighters will headline the Saturday (11 June) night of the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
line-up, with the event set to return to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
Pulp added to Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up
Recently reformed group, Pulp, are the latest act confirmed for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 line-up, with the event set
to return to Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
Geoff Ellis to pick up Lifetime Achievement Award
T In The Park organiser, Geoff Ellis, is set to be honoured the UK Festival Awards' Lifetime Achievement Award at the ceremony
this Thursday (18 November).
Vodafone offers early Isle of Wight Festival 2011 tickets
Vodafone customers will have the chance to buy their Isle Of Wight Festival 2011 tickets early, thanks to the Vodafone VIP
Kings Of Leon to top Isle Of Wight Festival 2011
As predicted by Virtual Festivals, Kings Of Leon are set to headline the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011, which will take place
at Seaclose Park, Newport from 10-12 June.
Use VF discount code to buy Festival Annual 2010
You can now get the Festival Annual 10 for an even cheaper price of £11.95 by entering our special code.
Foo Fighters for two big outdoor shows in 2011
Foo Fighters are set to play two large outdoor gigs next summer, performing at the Milton Keyes Bowl on 2 and 3 July.
Apologies for the downtime
We would like to apologise for the disruption to VF's service yesterday (19th October) and any alarm caused by the warning
messages that may have appeared in your web browser when you tried to access the site.
UK Festival Awards 2010 longlist voting to close
Voting in the UK Festival Awards 2010 longlists will close tomorrow (Tuesday).
Isle of Wight Festival 2011 confirms first band
The British Pink Floyd Show are the first act confirmed for the Isle Of Wight Festival 2011.
Isle of Wight Festival 2011 date confirmed
Isle of Wight Festival 2011 dates have been announced.
IoW Festival hinting at 2011 booking ideas?
Are Isle Of Wight Festival organisers giving clues as to who they're looking at booking for next year's event?
Police appeal for IOW Festival assault witnesses
Police are making a fresh appeal for witnesses after an allegation of indecent assault that happened at this year's Isle of
Wight Festival on Sunday 13 June.