TOP 5 SUMMER FESTIVALS - THE SUMMERS FESTIVAL GUIDE
1. OUTLOOK FESTIVAL, PULA, CROATIA
Outlook Festival is located on the coast of Croatia, in a small town called Pula. The festival is Croatia’s most popular festival, which will take place between 6th and 10th September 2017. The festival has a dynamic line up including Dizzee Rascal, Wiley, BM and many more artists within the reggae, hip-hop, drum and bass and grime genres. This festival is one of the most popular in Europe, with boat parties, a beach front stage and a stage within a Roman Fort. Each year Outlook attracts over 16,000 visitors from all over the world, who descend on the Croatian coast and party like there’s no tomorrow.
2. ROCK EN SEINE, PARIS, FRANCE
Rock en Seine is a weekend festival held on the 25th to 27th August 2017, located in a 460 hectare park (Domaine National de Saint-Cloud), on the edge of Paris, France. The festival showcases over 65 bands, on 4 stages in the park, attracting over 120,000 people. The festival is a pop and rock festival and the 2017 line up includes The XX, Flume, Franz Ferdinand, George Ezra, PJ Harvey and Band of Horses. The festival has been taking over Paris since 2003.
3. BURNING MAN, BLACK ROCK, NEVADA, USA
The Burning Man festival takes place in the middle of the Nevada desert, which is happening on the 27th August to the 4th September. The Burning Man is a festival like no other, its a spectacle, with wakey outfits, sculptures, a real Boeing 747 aeroplane and is a big arts and community festival. The festival is well known for being extravagant and over the top, which boosts personality and individualism. It’'s a festival where each and everyone can be themselves and forget about their worries. In 2016 over 70,000 experienced the craziness!
4. WAY OUT WEST, GOTHENBURG, SWEDEN
Way Out West Festival is rock, electronic and hip-hop festival located in Gothenburg Sweden. The line up in the past included Lana Del Ray, the XX, Chance the Rapper and many more. The event is located within the Slottskogen Park during the day with evening events called Stay Out West located around the city. The whole festival is environmentally friendly and tickets start from 232 for the weekend day events.
5. THE MEADOWS MUSIC AND ARTS, NEW YORK, USA
The Meadows Music and Arts Festival is located in Queens, New York. The 2017 event will take place between the 15th and 17th September, and will features artists such as Jay Z, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Gorillaz, LL Cool J, 2 Door Cinema Club and many more. The event takes place in Citi Field in Queens and features over 60 plus art exhibitions, food vendors, acts and street artist from around the world.