14 Festival Hair Ideas

Whether you’re heading to a festival this year or not, festival hair is always the talk of the summer, but we’ll take any excuse really. From freshly washed day one hair, all the way up to greasy day four, you’ve come to the right place.

Fix your festival withdrawal symptoms with our backstage pass into the best festival hair styles, including fool-proof braids, slick back ponies, and everything in between.

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Mermaid waves are totally in, and totally festival ready. Add a half up-do and you’re ready to dance the weekend away.


If you thought we’d let a little oil get in the way of a cute hairstyle, then you don’t know us. This slick back pony is perfect for days 3 and 4.


Braids and festivals go hand in hand. Pick a pigtail braid combo like this to keep your hair out of your face, while looking super cute. 


Mini braids + texture= festival ready. This look is so effortless, maybe thats why we love it so much.


Space buns? Check. Hair rings? Check. Braids? Check. This look is ticking all our boxes for festival season.


What’s not to love about this hair style? We’re loving the combo of beach waves and braids, it’s giving us serious Coachella vibes.


The last thing we need to worry about at a festival is our hair, opt for a slick back pony for a stress-free day. 


Hide your hair sins with a scarf, they are super quick and easy but look so cute and festival ready. Mix n match with your outfits and you’re onto a winner.


Giving us Ariana vibes is this super cute half up-do. Adding some face framing pieces will completely change the look. We love.


Go all out this festival season with a whole new hair colour. We can’t get enough of all the pastels, including this stunning peach wavy bob.


Bubble braids are the new French. You heard it here first. 


We’re obsessed with the dainty gold detailing on these braids. It’s subtle but stunning.


If you don’t want full braids then this is the perfect style for you. It’s subtle but never boring.


If you can’t go crazy at a festival then when can you? Incorporating a pop of colour into your braids will take your look up a notch.