Festival Season in Europe 2014 - June & July June 05 2014, 0 Comments
Music festivals are one of the highlights of the summer, attracting hundreds of thousands of people of all ages from all over the world! Here is a selection of some of the best European festivals we think you may be interested in because of their really good program and their perfect summer location!
4th – 8th of June
ONLY 3 DAYS LEFT - BE QUICK! Distortion (Copenhagen-Denmark) is a middle-size festival celebrating the party/club culture, upfront dance music, street life, contemporary and social art in one of the most creative cities of Europe. It’s taking place in the beautiful streets of Copenhagen moving through a different neighbourhood everyday and bringing exciting surprises at every corner.
6th – 9th of June
STARTS TOMORROW! Weather festival (Paris) is the first international techno and house festival ever organized in Paris and its suburbs. Nearly 30,000 people are expected because it takes advantage of the central location of Paris, the irresistible and charming French capital, located less than 2 hours from all major European cities!
With a prestigious program mixing house and techno, the festival will host a selection of major artists, both French and international; both cult and promising talents, many European musicians but also DJs from as far away as Detroit or South Africa.
11th – 12th of July
Optimus Alive! (Portugal) is a music and art festival that takes place in the Algés riverside, in Lisbon, the perfect area to enjoy good music, summer weather and a nice ambiance! The festival has achieved considerable popularity both inside and outside of Portugal and is welcoming famous artists such as The Black Keys and Ben Howard!
18th – 20th/ 25th – 27th of July
Tomorrowland (Belgium) is a one of the most notable global music festivals in the World and is held in Belgium. The festival takes place in the town of Boom. This festival is a major event; all the tickets are sold out at the moment even though the line-up has not been announced yet. The stage is every year a masterpiece of colour and creativity!
22nd - 27th of July
Paleo Festival (Switzerland) is one of Europe’s biggest open-air rock music festivals. It started very small in a local room of the municipality of Nyon but now it exists since more than 30 years. Its location is perfect; you are facing the impressive and wild Swiss mountains and still a few hours of two biggest Swiss cities Geneva and Lausanne.
We hope you enjoyed this little trip through June's European music summer. Stay tuned so you don't miss our picks for August's hottest festivals!
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