Let’s get the party started
When it comes to music festivals Croatia is
the place to be. Summer vibes are even more
complete when you put the sun and the crystal
clear sea in the mix with some fine
tunes. Spread all over the coast, as well as
the continental part of the country, each
festival offers a wide range of genres set
in breathtaking festival locations. Each
festival gives you a chance to hit the beach
listening to your favourite tunes, be comfortable
in your hammock with acoustic session around
you or rave on an ancient fortress exploring
the hidden corners and soundscapes.
So pack your glitter, get in a festival mood and
book yourself a vacation with a superb
Ooops, you’ve missed these
make sure you be there next year!
Live the festival life on a deserted island
Obonjan (30 June - 2 September)
If your long awaited wish was to be on a deserted island and live the festival life, here’s an update - your dream
just became reality. The little island Obonjan combines all you want at one place. A perfect hideaway just a short
boat drive away from Zadar and Split gives you the chance to soak up the sun, dance under the stars, dream
another dream under the pine trees, enjoy local food or boost up your energy level with some yoga next to the
sea. A proper resort is soundtracked by some of the hottest artists so this little private getaway comes with a
festival twist. Stay for as long as you want, the summers here never end.
Super ear powers
for new rock talents
SuperUho, Primošten, August
There is more to festivals in Croatia than just electronic music. SuperUho or “the super ear”, is an intimate
festival mainly focusing on live indie rock music bringing local and international acts. Set on a beach in
Primošten, near Šibenik, the festival offers great music selection on a seaside location with workshops, camping
and kids zones giving it a family friendly vibe. Highlighting some of the big names in independent music, the
festival also introduces a bunch of upcoming artists so use your super ear powers to detect new talents.
with house hedonism
Defected Croatia, Tisno, 8 August - 13 August
Taking place in one of the most idyllic and intimate corners of Croatia’s Adriatic coast, Defected Croatia will take
over The Garden in Tisno with its five days of house hedonism. Main stage hosts house superstars to disco icons
while underground heroes play daytime beach sessions, with boat parties all adding to a unique outdoor clubbing
experience. Here’s a perfect place for you to enjoy five days of house music with great food and the chance to
genuinely relax on a music festival boosted with sun and crystal clear sea.
on an ancient fortress
Dimensions, Pula, 28 August - 1 September
The abandoned ancient Fort Punta Christo is home to an underground electronic music festival Dimensions.
Overlooking the bay of Pula, this legendary site hides the ancient courtyards that are perfect for exploring
soundscapes from all across the globe. Powered by the best sound systems, as well as natural acoustics, this
festival is an eclectic mix of genres taking you to other dimensions. With chilled beats playing during the
daytime beach sessions and daily boat parties, continue into the night by enjoying the deep end of electronica
on one of the most impressive festival locations.
From the world’s end
to INmusic festival
INmusic Festival, Zagreb, 24 June - 26 June
INmusic festival is one of the oldest festivals in Croatia with a more than a decade-long mission to bring rock to
the capital. Set in the city itself, on Lake Jarun, the open air location is perfectly located to give you all you need.
Explore music from all over the globe at the world music stage, get back to basics with an intimate rave in the
woods or enjoy theater shows on the festival site. With Lake Jarun being suitable for a refreshing afternoon
swim, the onsite camp looks after your social skills connecting you with music lovers coming all over Europe, the
nearby city center of Zagreb is calling you to explore it. If you get caught up by the summer rain, you may very
well that think you are at Glastonbury.
Love International, The Garden Tisno, 3 July - 10 July
Continuing the heritage of The Garden Festival is not an easy task. But after 10 years the first electronic music
festival in the country got a successor in the form Love International. Uniting music lovers and like-minded
people from all over the world, this new gem in the festival scene will ensure you that paradise is possible and
friendly vibes are everywhere. Set in a private little bay of The Garden in Tisno with its own beach, a stage right
next to it, curvy streets leading you to other music sources, food courts, chill zones and boat parties or the
acoustic sunrise sessions, it can’t get more relaxed and intimate than that. With nearby Zadar, Šibenik and Split,
this location is close to Krka waterfalls and Plitvice so it all packs into a great getaway. Love International
offered a holiday with a musical backdrop of disco, soulful and balearic tunes for daytime recuperation and night
from the party
Hideout, Zrće beach, island of Pag, 1 July - 5 July
One of the festivals that really defined Croatia as the party destination is definitely Hideout. Set in an island of
Pag, on the acclaimed beach Zrće, the festival has nothing to hide. Au contraire, the best things are set in one
place and there’s no way you can hide from the party. With curvy beaches and hidden bays, the natural beauties
combine with electronic music to give you an unforgettable open air clubbing adventure. Listen to big shots of
electronic music, jump through the Kalypso and Aquarius clubs in search of a great vibe or go to the boat party
to catch that sunset in a special place. Chilling and sipping your favourite cocktail on a beach gives you the
chance to enjoy the best of both worlds. Hideout is known for its stellar electronic music lineup that attracts
young party goers from all over the world.
in a historical surrounding
Ultra Europe, Split, 12 July - 14 July
The biggest EDM festival Ultra has its spin off in Croatia on the beautiful Adriatic. Ultra Europe is set in a
historical city Split, connecting the nearby islands and providing a non-stop party for revellers coming from
around the globe. Imagine great stage designs, mind-blowing production, some of the biggest names in
electronic music, paired with beach parties, boat parties and island hopping and what you get is an unforgettable
experience set to your favourite dance tunes. In one week it connected Split, islands Brač, Hvar and Vis with more
than 120 countries that came to this ultimate destination festival.