TOP SEASIDE FESTIVALS IN CROATIA; SUMMER 2017
Summer is just starting, but so is the season of summer festivals. Due to beautiful landscapes, beaches, and sea, you can find amazing festivals right on the coast of Croatia. There is a bit from every style so nobody gets left out. Even though there are dozens of festivals going on, here are some of the best:
ULTRA EUROPE (14-16 July 2017, Split)
Every summer, over 150,000 people attend Ultra Europe and experience epic shows, boat parties and stadium shows. The festival lasts 3 days, but of course there are also opening and closing parties before and after the festival itself. The festivals lineup includes famous artists such as Adam Beyer, Carl Cox, Dubfire, Afrojack, Armin Van Buuren, D J Snake, David Guetta, Steve Aoki and many others. Price of the tickets goes from 169€ to 329€.
HIDEOUT Festival (26 June – 1 July 2017, Novalja)
Hideout is an electronic music festival that started back in 2010. It brings some of the biggest names in house and techno every year. Music fans from all over the world come to Zrce Beach for a great combination of beach, pool, club or boat parties. Some of the headliners for 2017 are Major Lazer, Marco Carola, Stormzy, Diplo, Jamie Jones and many more.
FRESH ISLAND Festival (11-13 July 2017, Novalja)
Fresh Island Festival brings the best of hip-hop, rap and RnB to the sunny shores of Novalja. It is famed for its sun-drenched vibes and poolside dancing. Even Snoop Dogg and Madcon fell in love with this place and decided to film the video for Is You With Me during their visit. Some of the artists for this year edition are Sean Paul, French Montana, Rae Sremmurd, Young Thug, Giggs etc. Tickets for this one jump from 59€ to 349€ pp.
SONUS Festival (20-24 August 2017, Novalja)
If you are looking for a techno festival set along the beautiful white beaches and clear blue water, you’ve found it. Sonus festival offers you beachfront clubs as hosts, top tier performances, high voltage sound systems and stunning lightshows. This festival welcomes artists from the international techno scene and also underground and emerging electronic innovators. Some of the announced headliners for 2017 season are: Adam Beyer, Chris Liebing, Ricardo Villalobos, The Martinez Brothers, Loco Dice and Jamie Jones. You can find tickets at a price from 179€ to 249€.
OUTLOOK Festival (6-10 September 2017, Pula)
Outlook Festival’s lineup offers a huge range of styles from across the bass spectrum. The focus is on big bass and huge array of Mcs and rappers. Here you can find veterans of the scene as well as exciting new talents of reggae, dubstep, jungle, drum & bass, grime, hip-hop, garage, techno and house. Festival’s opening party is held in an ancient amphitheater and make sure not to miss that mix of some of the world’s best sound systems and stunning historic architecture. Headliners for 2017 are Dizzie Rascal, DJ Shadow, Giggs, Wiley, Goldie, Friction, Shy FX and many others. Tickets can be purchased from 150,95 € to 220,61 € pp.