There is no need to wait for the summer to come in order to have an unforgettable holiday. We offer an overview of 5 best music festivals in Europe that are worth visiting this spring. Start the spring brightly by visiting the best music festivals in Europe in the new season. Who knows, maybe you will meet a bride there.
- Lisboa Dance Festival – Lisbon, Portugal
Move to the sounds of some of the best electronic music DJs on Earth in a former industrial complex, transformed into a modern cultural center (Lx Factory).
It is being organized for the second straight year. The Lisboa Dance Festival offers a list of great artists, covering various spheres of electronic music. Make your festival experience unforgettable by visiting one of the many master classes or discussions with the key DJs in the electronic music industry and modern urban culture.
When: March 10-11
Headliners: Hercules & Love Affair, Marcel Dettman, Tokimonst, Mount Kimbie
- Sónar – Istanbul, Turkey
Presenting mainly electronic music, the first Sónar Festival in Istanbul promises to be a real holiday of music, creativity, and technology. This is the place where you can enjoy the true pleasure of music thanks to its fines atmosphere (the festival has to go on stage at the Zorlu Performing Arts Center with a capacity of 5000 guests), the finest acoustics and the cast of artists, who will definitely surprise you.
The brand Sónar was founded in Barcelona in 1994 – since then, more than 50 events have been organized in various parts of the world in addition to the annual Sónar Barcelona indoor festival, which takes place in mid-June.
When: March 24-25
Headliners: Roisin Murphy, Moderat, Nina Kraviz
- Horizon Festival – Andorra
Horizon Festival takes place at Andorra ski resort – Arinsal. The party is of the Scandinavian proportions and follows the best traditions of the apres-ski. Therefore, this festival is not for the weak-minded. Fortunately, you do not need to be an experienced skier to visit the festival – the resort offers tracks for amateurs, as well.
Having done with skiing and dancing to the sound of the coolest lineup 2018, you may spend the rest of your money in Andorra duty-free shops.
When: March 26 – April 2
Headliners: Motor City Drum Ensemble, Ben Ufo, Floating Points
- Rewire – The Hague, Netherlands
The Hawaiian Rewire Festival seems to have brought together all possible artists under the same roof: the indie rock bands in extraterrestrial costumes, neoclassical orchestras, and pop singers will entertain the guests at various locations in the city center.
Having tapped into music, you soon forget that you are in one of the most important administrative centers of the world. To tell the truth, the business community only adds an adventure charm to the Rewire, instead of instead of neutralizing its energy – it seems the festival is rebelling in the very heart of the bureaucracy!
When: March 31 – April 2
Headliners: Arca & Jesse Kanda, SUMS: Kangding Ray & Barry Burns (Mogwai), Forest Swords
- Lost & Found – Malta
The Lost & Found Festival returns to Malta paradise island, getting ready to rejoice dancers and fans of water parties. This time it is going to be a large-scale event.
Under the guidance of the DJ Annie Mac from the BBC Radio 1, the festival gathered the loudest names of the modern club culture for an unforgettable 4-days party. So grasp the sun lotion, sunglasses, and swimsuit and go ahead to the Mediterranean drive!
When: April 13-16
Headliners: Annie Mac, Jamie Jones, Andy C, David Rodigan