Swedish rock band The Hives will headline Friday night at Beautiful Days 2018. They join the majority of acts already announced for the festival including headliners Manic Street Preachers, Levellers, Shed Seven, Feeder, Gogol Bordello, Suzanne Vega, Calexico, British Sea Power, Richard Thompson Electric Trio, Vintage Trouble, The Wildhearts, Eric Bibb, Jazzie B & loads more. Full line-up for all stages here

Beautiful Days is the Levellers’ family music festival organised by DMF Music which takes place at Escot Park in Devon and has been running for 15 years. The festival has 7 stages, amazing site art, a huge children’s area, comedy, theatre, family camping, licensed real ale bars from Otter Brewery & a great choice of food and craft stalls. Beautiful Days has no sponsorship, branding and does not advertise. Beautiful Days won the Grass Roots Festival Award at the 2015 UK Festival Awards and Best Medium Festival in the 2015 Awards.

We were shortlisted for Best Medium Sized Festival at the 2016 UK Festival Awards. We made it through to the final shortlists in the 2017 UK Festival Awards for 3 awards which was lovely but with nearly 50% of the vote we WON Best Medium Festival at the 2017 Festival Kidz Awards!

“The festival organisers have had fifteen years to get it right, but in reality they have been getting it right since year one………the next one can’t roll around soon enough.” 2017

“It really is a perfect festival for families” 2017