‘Divided by Nations, United by Music!’ For years, music festivals have brought the world together. They host millions of people that come from different corners of the world to see their favourite artists perform live. The rush one experiences at these events are truly one-of-a-kind – the moment when thousands of people in a stadium feel the same elation as you.
If you want to feel this rush, get ready and plan your 2019 travels based on these 5 biggest international music festivals in the world that are bucket-list worthy.
Secret Solstice – Iceland
There is no better way to explore Iceland’s Reykjavik than to witness your favourite artists performing live just for you. Though the lineup for 2019 will be unveiled nearer to the dates (21-23 June 2019) in the past, they have welcomed an eclectic array of artists like Gucci Mane, Foo Fighters, Radiohead, and more.
We GOAT Your Back: The lagoon blowouts and the midnight sun parties
Exit Festival – Serbia
A music festival that happens inside a fortress, can things get any better than that? The previous festivals had epic artists like Liam Gallagher and the Killers driving the crowds insane. The Petrovaradin Fortress will host the Exit Festival between 4th and 7th July 2019 and see world-class artists like Greta Van Fleet, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals, Sofi Tukker and more.
We GOAT Your Back: The kickass vibe and legendary music sets by the avant-garde artists
Benicassim – Spain
Lana Del Ray!! Need we say more? Yes! Fans rejoice as this American singer is the first headliner to be announced for Benicassim 2019 to be held from 18th to 21St July. Others include The 1975, Carino, Cupido and more. Tucked on the stretch of coast in between Barcelona and Valencia, the location couldn’t have been more perfect.
We GOAT Your Back: The fancy pool parties
Sziget Festival – Hungary
Sziget lures huge names in pop music. The first confirmed act for 2019 is our first ‘Perfect’ crush and the one the whole world crushes on – Ed Sheeran! The fest begins from 7-13 August 2019 and has an interesting lineup with the likes of Twenty One Pilots, Florence + the Machine, Of Mice and Men and more.
We GOAT Your Back: The music, the beach, and the culture
Tomorrowland – Belgium
If you are an EDM fan, we know that this is a big deal for you. Some of the biggest names like David Guetta, Martin Garrix, Armin Van Buuren, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike are expected to be performing in the 2019 lineup. Tomorrowland Winter is being held at an altitude of over 2000 meters amidst the beautiful mountains and village of Alpe d’Huez from 9-16 March 2019.
We GOAT Your Back: Their impressive stage designs that can put the magical Walt Disney to shame.
Are you excited? So why not get ready to tick off a few experiences. Hope to see you somewhere down the gypsy road!
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