Athens - Greece
Burning Man is one of the original communal festivals and attracts over 70,000 attendees every year. While Burning Man isn’t your traditional music festival, you will find all types of arts expressed during this several day party in the desert. If you’re a newbie to the festival culture, this might be birth by fire, however if you’re up for a truly unique experience, Burning Man is for you.
Fuji Rock Festival is an annual rock festival that features over 200 Japanese and International musicians. The festival has been around for 20 years and has attracted huge stars such as the Foo Fighters, Coldplay and Radiohead. If you find yourself in Asia this summer, join the 100,000 other attendees and rock out in the natural beauty of Japan.
Held every June on a farm in Somerset, this legendary event always draws massive names, such as Disclosure, Kanye West and The Who. If you decide to go, you will no doubt have a good time! Just be sure to pack rain boots - Glastonbury is infamous for their muddy fields!
With 8 stages, and 170+ bands from all over the world, Lolla is not one to miss! Lollapalooza actually originated in Chicago, USA but has since expanded the festival to South America and Europe. As their website says, “every Lolla lineup makes hands wave, heads nod, and crowds holler.” If you aren’t one to enjoy camping, Lolla is a great choice for you! Since the festival is always in a major city, you can sleep soundly in a comfortable bed after a day of rockin’ out!
Barcelona has always been a top vacation destination and for music fans, Primavera Sound makes it more exciting! If you’re looking for a festival where you can dance for hours at a time and then recover on beautiful beaches, Primavera Sound is for you!