Are you ready to experience the wild and unforgettable side of Glastonbury Nightlife? Well, look no further, ’cause I’m here to talk to you about the exciting nightlife at Glastonbury.
You might be thinking that Glastonbury stops when the TV coverage stops. Well, it doesn’t.
There’s so much more to the nightlife at Glastonbury! It’s actually mindblowing.
It’s a place where you can let loose, get wild and experience a truly one-of-a-kind party scene.
Most of what goes on in the late-night areas of Glastonbury is far too wild to be shown on television!
From the underground clubs of NYC Downlow to the post-apocalyptic hedonism of Shangri-La, the nightlife at Glastonbury is diverse and always changing. The festival offers a variety of venues and spaces that are designed to push the boundaries of creativity and self-expression.
You’ll find a lineup of music that ranges from electronic, to hip-hop, to grime and everything in between.
But it’s not just about the music, the nightlife at Glastonbury is an immersive and interactive experience. You’ll find hidden corners, secret rooms and interactive installations waiting to be discovered.
So, are you ready to experience the wild and unforgettable side of Glastonbury Festival?
The Glastonbury Festival Nightlife is waiting for you with a diverse and ever-changing party scene, an immersive and interactive experience and a diverse range of cuisines and drinks to satisfy your cravings.
So, put on your
dancing shoes stomping boots and let’s get wild!
Here’s a list of some of the most popular nightlife hotspots at Glastonbury.
1. Glasto Latino
Are you ready to spice up your Glastonbury experience? Look no further than Glasto Latino, the ultimate destination for all things Latin music and culture.
Imagine yourself swaying to the rhythm of latino music, surrounded by vibrant decorations and the energy of like-minded music lovers. Glasto Latino is more than just another venue, it’s a cultural oasis within the festival, offering a taste of Latino culture right in the heart of Glastonbury.
But the real magic of Glasto Latino lies in the sense of community it creates. It’s a place where you can let loose and dance into the early hours with total strangers. It’s a place where the music and culture bring people together, creating a melting pot of diversity and unity.
So why stick to the traditional Glastonbury experience when you can add a little Latin flair? Pack your dancing shoes and head on over to Glasto Latino for a festival experience you’ll never forget. Trust us, this is one fiesta you don’t want to miss.
2. The Temple @ The Common
Are you ready to rave until dawn? This hidden gem is located in the South East Corner of Glastonbury. It is a place where the elements come together to free the rhythms that fulfil your vision.
As you step into The Temple, the open-air amphitheatre at The Common, you’ll find yourself surrounded by the rich earth and a sense of mystery and magic.
It also has a 360 degree sound system and multiple levels, it’s truly magical.
This sacred site is the perfect place to gather your tribe and let go of the bindings of control.
But The Common isn’t just about the music, it’s also a place where you can connect with nature, and yourself. The venue is tucked away, surrounded by beautiful greenery and a peaceful atmosphere. It’s the perfect place to rave until 7am, letting the music transport you to another realm.
So, gather your tribe and take our hands as we move onto the sacred site of The Common. Allow yourself to be swept away by the music, the atmosphere, and the energy of this unique venue. It’s a place where you can let go of your worries and embrace the present moment, where anything is possible and the music never stops.
3. The Rabbit Hole
Are you ready to fall down the rabbit hole and discover a world of wonder and magic at Glastonbury Festival? The Rabbit Hole, located in the heart of the festival, is the ultimate destination for those seeking an immersive and mind-bending experience.
This is one of the so-called “hidden” bars within the festival. There is the main Rabbit Hole bar (which is marked on the map) and then the hidden bar, which usually requires you to solve a riddle (and queue for a loooong time) to get in.
Many festivalgoers report that bringing a carrot will bribe the rabbit on the door to let you in – let me know how that one goes!
As you enter the Rabbit Hole, you’ll find yourself transported to a mystical and surreal world, where the boundaries of reality are blurred and the unexpected is the norm. The venue is filled with an eclectic mix of music, art, and performance, ranging from electronic to experimental, and everything in between.
But the Rabbit Hole is more than just another music venue, it’s an experience. The venue is designed to be interactive, with hidden corners and secret rooms waiting to be discovered. There’s always something new to discover with secret performances in the Rabbit Hole.
There is a fully-stocked cocktail bar there too, it’s definitely worth a visit at night.
The Rabbit Hole is a place where you can let go of your inhibitions and surrender to the moment. It’s a place where you can dance, sing, and play, and become part of the performance.
Looking for an absolutely electrifying experience? Look no further than the IICON stage – the ultimate destination for cutting-edge electronic music. Nestled down in the South East Corner (aka “The Naughty Corner”, this stage boasts a diverse line-up of the most innovative and exciting electronic acts from around the globe, that’ll have you dancing all night long.
IICON is a new stage that first opened in 2019.
But the IICON stage isn’t just a place to listen to music, it’s a fully immersive and interactive experience. With state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems, the stage is designed to transport you to an entirely different realm.
It’s a place where the energy is electric and the music never stops.
5. The Crow’s Nest
The Crows Nest is the ultimate destination for those looking for a truly unique and elevated experience.
It doesn’t even have an official line-up, its line-up is written up on a small chalkboard outside the venue each day.
Located on a hilltop near the large Glastonbury Sign, the Crows Nest offers panoramic views of the festival and beyond.
As you climb up to the top, you’ll be greeted by the sound of live music and the energy of like-minded music lovers. The venue features a line-up of folk, Americana, and alternative acts that will transport you to another realm with their powerful performances.
You might even catch an impromptu secret set from a main stage artist!
6. NYC Downlow
The NYC Downlow is a venue that recreates the energy and atmosphere of New York’s vibrant gay nightlife scene, where you’ll find a line up of music that ranges from disco to funk, house to hip-hop, and everything in between.
The venue is designed to look and feel like an underground club in the heart of New York City and features a stage with a state of the art sound and light system, that’ll keep you dancing all night long.
You’ll need a moustache to gain entry – but you can buy fake ones at the door (all proceeds go to charity).
NYC Downlow is a right of passage for any Glasto-goer. But, there’s a huge caveat and an even larger queue. You need to get here really early for a chance of getting in.
Here’s a tip – go to NYC Downlow at 9pm while the main headliners are on the Pyramid Stage!
Are you ready to step into a world of absurdity and wonder? The Unfairground is the ultimate destination for those looking for a truly unique and unconventional experience.
The Unfairground is a collection of strange and fascinating acts that range from circus performers, to comedians, to cabaret acts, to performance artists, and more. It’s a place where you’ll find the unexpected, where the boundaries of reality are blurred and the impossible becomes possible.
But the Unfairground is more than just a collection of acts, it’s an immersive and interactive experience. The venue is designed to be interactive, with hidden corners and secret rooms waiting to be discovered.
The Unfairground is a place where you can let go of your inhibitions and surrender to the moment. It’s a place where you can laugh, cry, and be amazed, and become part of the performance. It’s a place where the energy is electric and the experience never stops.
If you like raving and fire (at the same time) then the infamous Arcadia Spider is the place to be. Arcadia’s location is further away from most of the other nightlife hotspots in Glastonbury – but it’s a huge area filled with banging tunes and amazement.
The Arcadia Spider is located near The Park area of the festival and trust me, it’s something you don’t want to miss.
The Arcadia Spider is a massive sculpture that combines fire, metal, and light to create a visual and auditory experience like no other.
Imagine yourself dancing and raving, surrounded by the energy of fire and the sound DJs spinning a mix of genres from techno to drum and bass, and everything in between.
It’s a place where you’ll feel like you’re in a completely different world.
The feeling when the flames go off is incredible – you can really feel the heat!
Shangri-La is a collection of venues and spaces that are designed to push the boundaries of creativity and self-expression. You’ll find a lineup of music that ranges from electronic, to hip-hop, to grime, and everything in between.
The venues are designed with a post-apocalyptic aesthetic and features an array of interactive installations and artworks that’ll transport you to another realm.
Shangri-La is a place where you can let go of your inhibitions and truly surrender to the moment. It’s a place where you can dance, sing, and play, even take part in a workshop, and become part of the performance.
It’s a place where the energy is beyond weird and wonderful.
So, are you ready to discover a hidden world of hedonism, art and self-expression at Glastonbury Festival? Shangri-La is waiting for you, with a collection of venues and spaces designed to push the boundaries of creativity and self-expression, an immersive and interactive atmosphere and a diverse range of cuisines and drinks to satisfy your cravings!
10. The Glade
When you step into The Glade area, you’ll be greeted by a musical journey that ranges from techno beats to drum and bass rhythms and everything in between. The stage is nestled in the heart of nature, surrounded by trees and creating an intimate atmosphere that is hard to match.
The Glade is where you can fully embrace the moment, let go of your inhibitions and become one with the music, the nature and the crowd. It’s a place where the energy is electric and the vibe is wild.
For those who may not know, Glastonbury Festival is one of the biggest and most iconic music festivals in the world, taking place annually in the UK. This five-day extravaganza is like a magical kingdom, where the music never stops and the good vibes flow 24/7. The line-up is always a who’s who of the music industry, with past headliners including the likes of Beyoncé, Adele, Paul McCartney and Ed Sheeran.
But Glastonbury isn’t just about the music. It’s an immersive experience that’s hard to put into words. Imagine wandering through the lush fields, taking in the colourful and eclectic art installations, and getting lost in the diverse array of food and craft stalls. It’s like stepping into an entirely different world, where anything is possible.
One of the things that makes Glastonbury so special is the sense of community. The festivalgoers are a diverse group of people from all walks of life, but for five days, we’re all one big family. The vibe is so positive and inclusive, it’s impossible not to feel uplifted and connected to everyone around you.
See you on the farm!