If you love EDM and feel like doing something spontaneous this month, why not get a ticket to one of the exciting European events happening this month.
Whether you fancy a party at the beach, raving in a packed stadium or camping in muddy English fields, there is something for everyone. So make yourself a cup of tea, put your speakers on and we will take you through our little guide on EDM events taking place in August all over Europe.
Let’s get the party started!
MEO SUDOESTE 2015
When: 5-9 August, 2015
Where: Zambujeira do Mar, Portugal
Headliners: Calvin Harris, Clean Bandit, Steve Aoki, Above & Beyond
Tickets: from €48 pp
Going into 19th edition this summer, Meo Sudoeste is comprised of truly spectacular visual shows, with a great mix of pop music, EDM and techno. Over 30,000 people will head to one of the Portugal’s coastal national parks for 4 days to enjoy the sets of Calvin Harris, Steve Aoki and other stars of international electronic world.
Official Website: www.sudoeste.meo.pt
SPLIT BEACH FESTIVAL 2015
When: 6-8 August, 2015
Where: Bacvice Beach, Split, Croatia
Headliners: Fedde Le Grand, Paul Oakenfold, Dimitri Vangelis & Wyman
Tickets: from €49 pp
Thousands of people will hail to beautiful Bacvice beach located in the city of Split on 6th of August to experience a unique combination of EDM and open air beach parties. Famous Dutch DJ Fedde Le Grand is headlining the festival this year. Party goers will also witness spectacular performances by La Fiesta – musical-scenic attraction combining world dance artists and acrobats in glamorous outfits and special effects on the stage. Sounds like a perfect atmosphere to put your dancing shoes on and take a break from reality!
Official Website: www.splitbeachfestival.com
WEEKEND FESTIVAL 2015
When: 7-8 August, 2015
Where: Kyläsaari (Kalasatama), Byholmsgatan 12 , 00580 Helsinki , Finland
Headliners: David Guetta, Armin Van Buuren, Hardwell, Martin Garrix
Tickets: from €69 pp
Going into it’s 3rd year, this weekend party is taking place in the mid-August in Finnish Capital. The lineup features the hottest electronic DJs and Finland’s own popular artists. Fest-goers can expect breathtaking scandinavian views, 4 stages of music, insane effects and visuals. What’s not to love?
Official Website: www.wknd.fi
When: 7-9 August, 2015
Where: Wetteraweg, Germany
Headliners: Calvin Harris, Steve Aoki, Fritz Kalkbrenner, Robin Schulz, Faithless, Deichkind
Tickets: sold out now, but you can join the boat party for €10 pp
Sonnemondsterne (short SMS) is Germany’s answer to Ultra and Creamfields. it’s an open air electronic music festival taking place in the 2nd week of August near the beautiful lake with the camp grounds stretching up the surrounding hills. With spectacular views to the lake wherever in the camp you are, you know you are part of something special which will be with you forever.
Official Website: www.sonnemondsterne.de
LAKE FESTIVAL 2015
When: 19-22 August, 2015
Where: Schwarzl See, Thalerhofstraße 85 8141, Unterpremstätten ,Austria
Headliners: David Guetta, Hardwell, Calvin Harris, Avicii
Tickets: from €79.90 pp
Stunning Schwarzl lake will host party-goers from all over the world for the sixth time in 2015, welcoming the biggest DJs on the planet – Calvin Harris, Avicii, David Guetta to name a few. Prime location, four days, five stages and over 100 artists. Need we say more?
Official website: www.lake-festival.at
When: 19-22 August, 2015
Where: Zamardi, Hungary
Headliners: Richie Hawtin, Recondite, Sven Vath, Tale of Us
Tickets: from €43 pp
B.my.Lake is Hungary’s newest electronic festival curating an international line up across 6 stages, rolling out well over 150 DJs. It’s been launched in 2013 and won ‘Best New European Festival’ in the European Festival Awards in the same year. This year the festival is taking place in Hungary’s festival capital ‘Zamardi’ making this popular resort town a ‘mecca of electronic music’
Official Website: www.bmylake.hu
When: 28-30 August, 2015
Where: Haarlemmermeer, Netherlands
Headliners: Martin Garrix, Alesso, Knife Party, Nicky Romero, Steve Angello, Laidback Luke
Tickets: from €62 pp
Thousands of people in fairy-tale like surroundings, open fields and intimate stories – Mysteryland is a fantasy world where you’ll find explosion of various electronic styles, world’s biggest DJs and producers and breathtaking visual effects. It’s not just a festival, it’s an experience. Be part of it!
Official Website: www.mysteryland.nl
SOUTH WEST FOUR
When: 29-30 August, 2015
Where: Clapham Common, London
Headliners: Martin Garrix, Armin Van Buuren, Oliver Heldens, Gorgon City, Skrillex
Tickets: from £62 pp
SW4 is back for 11th time for August Bank Holiday weekend, welcoming the biggest names in the international electronic music scene to Clapham Common. This year’s event features Andy C, Martin Garrix, Skrillex, Sam Divine and many more.
Official Website: www.southwestfour.com