Very soon the season of parties opens in Europe and tickets for the most popular of them are already on sale! Do you want to combine beach and club holidays? We have chosen 5 events that you and your girlfriend should visit.
1. Transmission Festival, the Czech Republic, 27 October
This is a special event in the world of music in the capital of the Czech Republic, combining the performance of famous DJs, different shows, excellent sound, and an amazing performance on stage. Transmission is dedicated to a specific topic annually. So, the fest is not individual performances of singers but a single story told by different DJs, accompanied by spectacular laser and light shows, video clips, and short film screensavers. A first-class sound and an impressive picture are the distinctive features of the fest. Since 2014, it has expanded its borders and was first held in the Slovak capital of Bratislava. Later the similar show was shown on three continents: in Europe, Australia, and Asia. A high level of the organization of Transmission and famous musicians are the key to the success of the fest.
2. Sonar, Spain, 14, 15 & 16 June
The fest Sonar has been gaining momentum from year to year and is considered one of the most famous parties in Europe. Every year, Barcelona is filled with thousands of fans of electronic sounds from all over Europe. Usually, they can be recognized by hefty sunglasses, very fashionable slippers and a swift march towards the venue of the fest. During its existence, Sonar became a living legend. Here come the stars of electronic sounds of a planetary scale – progressive musicians and DJs. And thousands of fans of electronic dance music hang out days and nights, watch audio-visual installations, and listen to DJ sets, music groups, and singers.
3. Nature One, Germany 3, 4, & 5 August
The history of German Nature One begins in 1995. For the first time, the party gathered 13,000 fans of such parties on the territory of the former military airfield. Since then, the party moved to the nearby former missile base, built camping and acquired thousands of new fans. Nature One became a magnet for German fans of electronic music. Every year, they build unusual 3D structures floating above the stage and launch wonderful fireworks.
4. Tomorrowland, Belgium, 20-22 & 27-29 July
This world’s largest party was founded in 2005. Here are the most popular DJs of the planet (Armin van Buuren, David Guetta, Paul van Dyk, Tiësto, Sven Väth, and others). Tomorrowland is not just a musical holiday. It is a huge playground for adults with theatrical scenery, laser and fire shows, futuristic installations that resemble scenes from the films of Tim Burton. Performances of musicians are accompanied by fireworks and special effects, giving the event the feeling of unreality. Be sure to visit it because it is really unforgettable.
5. Distortion, Denmark, 30 May – 3 June
This is a fest of electronic sounds (techno, house, and bass), which takes place on city streets, in the districts of Nørrebro and Vesterbro. For three days, from Wednesday to Friday, there is also a series of closed parties in the underground Distortion club, for which a special ticket is needed. The headliners of the last party were Maceo Plex (USA), Tale of Us (Italy), Yellow Claw (The Netherlands), What So Not (Australia). The participants of this year have not yet been announced.