Don’t let the bad weather get in the way of the good times with these must-have wellies.
Festival season is well and truly here, and after braving the freezing temperatures at Tonbridge Castle for our first event in May, we know you can’t always count on the weather!
From the crowds to the rain, mud and the portaloos, our feet go through a lot at a festival, so to keep your toes warm, dry, and totally protected while you enjoy some time off at one of our next events – here’s our round up of the very best festival wellies guaranteed to keep you dancing all night long…
For the ladies…
Hunter Women’s Original Nebula Tall Wellington Boots
You can’t go wrong with a classic pair of Hunter’s… but that doesn’t mean you have to stick to the traditional green navy colours. This space-age design puts a funky twist on a classic look, and design-wise, it’s still the same Royal-approved Original Tall Boot that’s been loved since the fifties!
£110 | Hunter | Buy now
Joules Roll-Up Wellies
Not for the country bumpkin type, but possibly more for the city dwellers looking for a pair of wellies they can use at festivals and neatly pack away for the rest of the year, these fold-up rubber wellies from Joules are perfect for the one-off mud braver prioritising low weight and ease of packing!
£49.95 | Joules | Buy now
Crocs Freesail Rain Boot
Believe it or not, Crocs are trendy these days, and these ones will definitely earn you cool points! The sleek minimalist design of the Freesail boot is cool and contemporary, with the lace detail adding a touch of grungy femininity – and with a bouncy foam footbed to keep you bone dry, they even come in a short style, if the forecast looks less ominous.
£39.99 | Crocs | Buy now
Flash Wear Ladies Light Up Flashez Wellies
You can’t go wrong with a pair of light-up disco wellies (especially if you are coming to one of our Club Scene nights!) These wellies stay lit for up to eight hours and offer seven colours and strobe modes which can be changed by pressing a hidden button in the rim!
£37.99 | Flash Wear | Buy now
For the lads…
Hunter Men’s Original Chelsea Boots
Stylish and traditional, and now in the classic Chelsea Boot style, you can’t go wrong with a pair of Hunter’s. Take these boots from the city streets to the muddy fields of a festival without even changing your look.
Hunter | £90 | Buy now
Musto Ocean Boot
For anyone looking for a slightly more heavy duty boot, this clothing brand has seafaring roots, founded by British Olympic sailor Jeremy Musto. Its waterproof boots are designed more with heavy duty sailing in mind, with many of them kitted out in the latest textile innovations and worn by the pros in some of the biggest ocean races on the seven seas, but they’ll also do well in the monsoon season that we call the great British Summer Time!
£90 | Musto | Buy now
ASOS Design Wellies in Translucent
Festival style is all about standing out, which makes the wellies at retailer ASOS perfect for anyone wanting to make a sartorial splash by the main stage. These translucent boots that show off your fancy socks or trousers underneath are a guaranteed way of standing out.
£18 | ASOS | Buy now
Barbour Men’s Bede Wellington Boots
So synonymous with the great British countryside, that you only have to roll the word Barbour off your tongue and people assume you’re from the Three Counties. Styles are traditional with classy touches like cotton and tartan linings, as well as leather trims, and guaranteed to keep you warm, dry and ready for rocking at any outdoor event.
£64.95 | Barbour | Buy now
For the little ones…
Original Kids First Classic Wellington Boots
You can’t go wrong with the classic approach, and Hunter wellies are a wet weather essentials for your little ones. Fully waterproof, these wellies are unisex and come in a minimalistic design in a range of colours. With flat soles, they are easy to walk in and are available in kids sizes 4 to adult size 1.
£35 | Hunter | Buy now
Creature Rainboots Wellies
Bringing the comfort of Crocs to the welly-boot these Creature rainboots will go down a treat with your little ones. Available in a bright range of colours (or this rather cool monster variation!) these boots are fitted with oversized handles to get them on and off easily and are available in junior size 1 to 12.
£26.99 | Zalando | Buy now
Baby Mud Buster Red Wellies
Let your kids puddle jump until their hearts are content with these fleece-lined wellies guaranteed to keep their toes warm and dry! The water-resistant boots have an elasticated top to keep moisture out and a lightweight and flexible sole and are available in junior size 4 to 8.
£24.99 | Start Rite | Buy now
Duck Children’s Wellies
Bring a touch of sun to any rainy day with this bright yellow duck design! Both practical and comfortable, these soft and supple wellies have an anti-sweat lining too. With a lightweight, gently ridge sole for grip, they are available in children’s size 3 to 11.
£19 | JoJo Maman Bébé | Buy now
Character Infants Wellies
Play to your child’s inner superhero with these wellies embellished with the colour scheme of their favourite characters. From Spiderman to the Avengers, Batman, Minions and Elsa, the boots are also have a soft textile lining and pull loops for easy on/off fit. They are available in children size 5 to adult size 2.
£12 | Sports Direct | Buy now