Rock Festivals

Rock Festivals

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All Tomorrow's Parties Iceland

All Tomorrow's Parties Iceland

Described as the ultimate mix tape, All Tomorrow's Parties Iceland is a boutique festival, renowned for its award winning sound and acclaimed organisation. Held at ...
Europe Iceland Reykjavik Rock Festivals July
Ansan Valley Rock Festival

Ansan Valley Rock Festival

Ansan's Daebu Sea Breeze Theme Park gears up for three days of rock, metal and electro each July during the Ansan Valley Rock Festival. South ...
Asia South Korea Ansan Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals July
Austin City Limits

Austin City Limits

Over two weekends each October, Zilker Park plays host to Austin City Limits (ACL), a monster of a Texas music fest featuring some of the ...
North America United States Texas Austin, TX Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals October
Beale Street Music Festival

Beale Street Music Festival

Forming part of the Memphis in May celebrations, the Beale Street Music Festival has been serving up some of the biggest names in rock, country, ...
North America United States Tennessee Memphis, TN Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals March
Benicassim Festival

Benicassim Festival

When the sun gets high in the summer July sky, bolt to Benicassim for one of Europe's biggest rock and indie music festivals, Festival Internacional ...
Europe Spain Valencia Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals July
Bergenfest

Bergenfest

From rock to pop, blues to folk, electronica to hip hop, whatever your taste in tunes, Bergenfest is more than likely to deliver. For five ...
Europe Norway Bergen Rock Festivals World Music Festivals June
Berlin Festival

Berlin Festival

This is Templehof Tower, you have clearance to party. Join Berlin's beautiful people at the runways and hangars of the iconic, Flughafen Tempelhof for the ...
Europe Germany Berlin Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals September
Big Festival

Big Festival

Biarritz' Big Festival brings an eclectic mix of local and international headliners to its French resort beaches on the Bay of Biscay, for five days ...
Europe France Biarritz Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals July
Bilbao Live

Bilbao Live

Each July, more than one hundred thousand revellers make the trek to Bilbao in the Basque Country for a three day alternative and heavy rock ...
Europe Spain Bilbao Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals July
Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival

Join the happy throng of 80,000+ Bonnaroovians as the descend upon a 700 acre parcel of farmland in Manchester, Tennessee for four days of epic ...
North America United States Tennessee Manchester, TN Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Bournemouth 7s Festival

Bournemouth 7s Festival

Balls of all shapes and sizes fly at the annual Bournemouth 7s Festival. Since kicking off in 2008, the Bournemouth 7s has quickly established itself ...
Europe England Bournemouth Sporting Events Rock Festivals May
Bremen Maritime Festival

Bremen Maritime Festival

Get nautical with the sea-loving folk of Bremen at their annual Maritime Festival. Join 60,000 revellers as they head to the harbour and maritime mile ...
Europe Germany Bremen Nautical Events Rock Festivals August
Brussels Summer Festival

Brussels Summer Festival

Widely recognised as Belgium's premier summer cultural event, the Brussels Summer Festival mixes an eclectic music programme, with museum exhibitions, street theatre and more. Set ...
Europe Belgium Brussels Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals August
Bumbershoot

Bumbershoot

From humble beginnings in 1971, Seattle's Bumbershoot has grown to become one of America's most loved festivals. Over Labor Day weekend at the Seattle Center, ...
North America United States Washington Seattle, WA Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals August
Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

Each April the Empire Polo Fields in Indio, California plays host to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (Coachella to its friends), a three ...
North America United States California Los Angeles, CA Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals April
Donauinselfest

Donauinselfest

Vienna's Donauinselfest looks at the word massive and laughs at it. It's a hearty chuckle. Colossal gets a sneer and huge doesn't even warrant a ...
Europe Austria Vienna Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals June
Download Festival

Download Festival

For serious hard rock and metal fans the name Donington Park is synonymous with Download. Over three days each June, the Leicestershire venue becomes heavy ...
Europe England Castle Donington Heavy Metal Festivals Punk Festivals Rock Festivals June
Dubai Jazz Festival

Dubai Jazz Festival

Downtown Dubai swings to the smooth strains of jazz for three days each February during the annual Dubai Jazz Festival. What kicked off in 2003 ...
Middle East United Arab Emirates Dubai Jazz Festivals Rock Festivals February
Eden Sessions

Eden Sessions

Take a phenomenal venue in a stunning setting with acoustics to die for, and hand it over to a bunch of world-class musicians (and the ...
Europe England Bodelva Rock Festivals Comedy Festivals Varies
EXIT Magic Adventure

EXIT Magic Adventure

What began as a student movement fighting for peace and democracy in Serbia and the Balkan region has grown into one of the world's largest ...
Europe Serbia Novi Sad Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals July
Farm Aid

Farm Aid

If you like your rock with an American accent, a country twang or a bluesy rhythm, Farm Aid may just be the gig for you. ...
North America United States Rock Festivals September
Firefly Music Festival

Firefly Music Festival

Over four fab days each June, Firefly Music Festival piles on a plethora of unforgettable rock and indie performances and engaging attractions in a wonderfully ...
North America United States Delaware Dover, DE Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals June
Flow Festival

Flow Festival

For five days each and every August join the beautiful people at Helsinki's world-class, Flow Festival. Set at the site of a disused former power ...
Europe Finland Helsinki Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals August
Forbidden Fruit

Forbidden Fruit

Set on the grounds of the Irish Museum of Modern Art in the centre of Dublin City, Forbidden Fruit is a relative noob on the ...
Europe Ireland Dublin Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals June
Fuji Rock Festival

Fuji Rock Festival

While the iconic mountain backdrop may be gone, the Fuji Rock Festival still maintains its reputation as Japan's hottest summer music event. Having moved locale ...
Asia Japan Yuzawa Rock Festivals July
Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts

Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts

Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Performing Arts — or simply Glasto to its friends — is a multi-headed behemoth of an event, a legendary hippie gathering ...
Europe England Pilton Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals Performing Arts Festivals June
Greenfield Festival

Greenfield Festival

Like your rock heavy with more than a tinge of metal? Well pack your tent my head banging friend and head for the hills — ...
Europe Switzerland Interlaken Heavy Metal Festivals Punk Festivals Rock Festivals June
Hurricane Festival

Hurricane Festival

With a history as turbulent as its name, Hurricane first graced the stage as Es rockt in der Heide in 1973. In 1977 as the ...
Europe Germany Bremen Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Isle of Wight Festival

Isle of Wight Festival

The Isle of Wight Festival has a distant history as infamous and colourful as any music festival still doing the rounds. Originally held for the ...
Europe England Isle of Wight Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Leeds Festival

Leeds Festival

Featuring the biggest names in rock, year in and year out, the Leeds Festival — part of the Reading and Leeds Festivals that share a ...
Europe England Leeds Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals August
Life is Beautiful Festival

Life is Beautiful Festival

A relative newbie on the mega-festival block, Life is Beautiful is already making big waves and attracting huge names to Vegas for three days of ...
North America United States Nevada Las Vegas, NV Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals October
Live Music Festival

Live Music Festival

From hip-hop and r 'n' b, to pop, rock and everything in between, Krakow's Live Music Festival has been serving up an eclectic combo of ...
Europe Poland Krakow Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals August
Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza is more than just a music festival, it's a three-day rock extravaganza and fast becoming a windy city institution. It takes place on 115 ...
North America United States Illinois Chicago, IL Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals August
Low Festival

Low Festival

More than 60,000 revellers descend upon the Spanish resort town of Benidorm for three days of partying under the Mediterranean sun during the annual Low ...
Europe Spain Benidorm Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals July
Open'er Festival

Open'er Festival

Voted the Best Major Festival by the European Festival Awards awards not once but twice (2009 and 2010), Gdansk's Open'er Festival is big league. For ...
Europe Poland Gdansk Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals July
Paleo Festival de Nyon

Paleo Festival de Nyon

The Paleo Festival de Nyon, simply Paleo to her friends, is an annual six-day rock festival held in Nyon, Switzerland, almost equidistance between Lausanne and ...
Europe Switzerland Nyon Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals July
Pinkpop

Pinkpop

Join lovers of pop and rock for a three-day smorgasbord of world-class musical entertainment at Pinkpop — the oldest and longest running annual festival dedicated ...
Europe Netherlands Landgraaf Popular Music Festivals Rock Festivals June
Rock-A-Field

Rock-A-Field

For three days in June, the world of rock and indie music turns its focus to Luxembourg for their annual, Rock-A-Field Festival. Local talent plays ...
Europe Luxembourg Luxembourg City Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Rockwave Festival

Rockwave Festival

Now into its third decade, Rockwave is an Athens institution serving up the cream of Greek and international metal, rock, pop and indie since 1996. ...
Europe Greece Athens Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Roskilde Festival

Roskilde Festival

One of the big six European music festivals, Roskilde's been doing its rock thing in late June and early July for tens of thousands of ...
Europe Denmark Roskilde Rock Festivals June
Ruisrock

Ruisrock

One of the oldest rock festivals in Europe, Ruisrock has been doing it's thing for upwards of 70,000 rock fans since 1970. In 1971 Canned ...
Europe Finland Turku Rock Festivals Popular Music Festivals July
Sŵn Festival

Sŵn Festival

Cardiff's Sŵn Festival is rapidly becoming a Welsh institution in a city renowned for its party scene. Over four days in October an eclectic mix ...
Europe Wales Cardiff Street Parties Rock Festivals October
Sasquatch! Music Festival

Sasquatch! Music Festival

Since 2002, the spectacular Gorge Amphitheatre in George, Washington (pun probably intended) has played host to the Sasquatch! Music Festival — a belter of a ...
North America United States Washington George, WA Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals May
Splashy Fen Festival

Splashy Fen Festival

On a farm near Underberg in the province of KwaZulu-Natal (set against a magical backdrop of the Drakensberg Mountains), the good party-people of South Africa ...
Africa South Africa Underberg Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals March
Splendour Festival

Splendour Festival

The picturesque grounds of Wollaton Hall play host to Nottingham's Splendour Festival — a one day family friendly extravaganza of pop and rock spread over ...
Europe England Nottingham Popular Music Festivals Rock Festivals July
St. Jerome's Laneway Festival (Singapore)

St. Jerome's Laneway Festival (Singapore)

St. Jerome's Laneway Festival began life as a Sunday session at the now defunct St. Jerome's bar in Melbourne's Caledonian Lane. Over time, the sessions ...
Asia Singapore Singapore City Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals January
Sziget Festival

Sziget Festival

Join nigh on half a million revellers as they descend on Beautiful Budapest for one of Europe's biggest summer parties. We're talking the Sziget Festival ...
Europe Hungary Budapest Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals Electronic Dance Music Festivals August
The Falls Music and Arts Festival (Lorne)

The Falls Music and Arts Festival (Lorne)

Kicking the West Coast since 1993, Lorne's Falls Festival is a bit of a Victorian New Year's Eve institution. Set high amongst the ancient mountains ...
Pacific Australia Lorne Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals December
The Governors Ball Music Festival

The Governors Ball Music Festival

The Governors Ball Music Festival is young but fast gaining a rep' as one the east coast's biggest summer bashes. For three days in June, ...
North America United States New York New York City, NY Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals June
Truck Festival

Truck Festival

Well into its second decade, Oxfordshire's Truck is one of the most respected events on the UK festival circuit. Having welcomed some of the biggest ...
Europe England Oxford Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals July
V Festival

V Festival

A staple of the UK summer music festival calendar, the V Festival has been held across two comely stately parks for one epic cross-country weekend ...
Europe England Chelmsford Indie Rock Festivals Rock Festivals August
Voodoo Music Experience

Voodoo Music Experience

At New Orlean's Voodoo Music Experience they do do that voodoo that they do so well. Over three days around about Halloween each year, New ...
North America United States Louisiana New Orleans, LA Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals October
Wacken Open Air

Wacken Open Air

The village of Wacken may be but a dot on the map of the Northern German region of Schleswig-Holstein but ask any metal-head from Reykjavik ...
Europe Germany Wacken Heavy Metal Festivals Punk Festivals Rock Festivals August
Wilderness Festival

Wilderness Festival

Oxfordshire's Wilderness Festival is fast gaining a reputation as one of the finest boutique fests in the UK. Set in the postcard-perfect Cornbury Park — ...
Europe England Oxford Rock Festivals Indie Rock Festivals August

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