“Kids like to get up early and to stay up late, which can make the festival day really long. So we were conscious that we could try and structure the day around the rhythm of a typical family day.”  Photograph: Anna Kerslake

I was 18 when I went to my first music festival, the tickets to the short-lived Oxygen sessions a gift to mark my ascension to adulthood. As a festiva(...)

Kaleidoscope organiser Richard Seabrooke says the festival addresses many of the “pinch points” associated with bringing children to festivals. File photograph: Simon Lazewski

Electric Picnic organisers have announced details of a new family-friendly music and arts festival. Kaleidoscope is billed as a three-day camping fes(...)

Adrian Newey, the chief technical officer of Red Bull Racing: he among the speakers at The Future festival. Photograph:   Mark Thompson/Getty Images

A vacuum may have been left by the departure of Web Summit from these shores, but since then various folks in event management have been out to fill t(...)