More Festival Hairstyle Ideas That Don’t Include a Flower Crown

Skip the flower crown and opt for one of these festival hairstyle ideas. 

Most often, festival hairstyle ideas consist of some combination of flower crowns and braids. And while we have nothing against either of these categories of hairstyles, we’ve gotten a little bored with the same old suggestions. That’s why we’ve created this collection of festival hairstyle ideas that don’t include a flower crown. Choose any of these festival-ready styles for an on-trend look that will keep you cool in the heat. Ready for some festival hair inspiration? Read on:

1. 50s Inspired

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A modern twist on a 50s style.

Thinking about wearing your hair in a ponytail to beat the heat? Tie a scarf around the base of the style and secure the knot underneath the ponytail for a 50s inspired style. We love how simple yet playful this festival hairstyle idea is.

2. Think Pink

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Cover your curls in a veil of temporary pink dye.

Consider grabbing a box of temporary hair dye for a veil of pink hair color. This temporary pastel hue is just enough color to add some visual interest without going overboard.

3. Bubble Gum Bun

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This bubble gum pink bun is the flirty and fun hue you need.

If you do want to go a little overboard on the hair color, we’re right behind you. We suggest a bright hair color for your festival hairstyle. This bubble gum shade of pink hair color is bright and bold and perfect for festival season.

4. Glitter Space Buns

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Load up on the glitter.

Take those classic festival-ready space buns up a notch by painting some glitter on your roots. Mix Nexxus Exxtra Hold Sculpting Gel with some purple glitter and use a paintbrush to paint your roots. This style will stay put through a long day of dancing in the sun.

5. Glitter Braids

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Double up on trends.

If you’re not into the space buns look, consider this festival hairstyle idea. This braided style with a glittery center part is one of our favorites.

6. Patterned Scarf

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Tie a patterned scarf around your head.

Use a patterned scarf as a bandana to stay cool and trendy throughout festival season.

7. Braided Ponytail

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These sleek look will keep you cool.

The easiest way to keep cool is to gather your hair into a high ponytail to keep it off your neck. Tight braided festival hairstyle ideas are ideal for this category. Braids along your hairline will keep your style sleek and secure.

8. Sparkly Bob

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This short chop is one of our favorites of this collection.

Looking for a festival hairstyle idea that’s a little more subtle? Use the hair gel and glitter technique above to add just a touch of sparkle.

9. Bleached Lob

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Take your color up a notch.

Keep your list of festival hairstyle ideas simple and focus all the attention on your color.

10. Deep Side Part

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Pull all your hair over to one side.

Last but certainly not least, consider a deep side part. Show off your curls with this striking style and make a statement this festival season.