And let’s keep our focus on the indie ones. Yes, you should definitely visit Ultra Europe, Roskilde in Denmark or Sziget in Hungary, but with this post the key is to go deeper. Underground.

Cause every single festival you’ll find recommended here is a genuine adventure.

From Positivus smiles in Latvia to Seasplash sound-system vibes located quite close to Istria region’s biggest city Pula (Croatia), all the way to the hippiest festival in Europe – Matala Beach in Greece, the following list is the ultimate European festival #bucketlist… Tailored for every single alternative and indie music and art enthusiast, adventurer and backpacker.

So… If any of you guys have questions, recommendations, travel tips, festivals reviews – or whatever… Leave them all in the comment section below.

Let’s talk about the best music festivals in Europe in 2018.


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BERLIN YOGA CONFERENCE

Start date: May 24, 2019

End date: May 26, 2019

Location: Berlin, Germany

BERLIN YOGA CONFERENCE

Berlin Yoga Conference is a new initiative created with an idea to become an annual gathering and tradition of international community of yogis and professionals, launched by the Berlin-based yoga teacher Anastasia Shevchenko…

MEADOWS IN THE MOUNTAINS

Start date: June 6, 2019

End date: June 9, 2019

Location: Polkovnik Serafimovo village, Bulgaria

MEADOWS IN THE MOUNTAINS

Absolutely amazing festival, set in the stunningly beautiful surroundings of the Rhodope Mountains, 850 meters above sea-level, thrives on inclusiveness, supports an underground music culture and an eclectic mix of talent…

TAURON NOWA MUZYKA

Start date: June 20, 2019

End date: June 22, 2019

Location: Katowice, Poland

TAURON NOWA MUZYKA

The award winning; first outdoor festival to be located in a post industrial surrounding of a closed down coal mine with its entire infrastructure still intact and available for all visitors.

EXIT FESTIVAL

Start date: July 4, 2019

End date: July 7, 2019

Location: Novi Sad, Serbia

EXIT FESTIVAL

Exit Festival is one of the best European music festivals, founded in 2000 in the Novi Sad University park as a student movement, a form of protest against the government, fighting for peace and democracy in Serbia and the Balkans.

SEASPLASH FESTIVAL

Start date: July 18, 2019

End date: July 21, 2019

Location: Pula, Croatia

SEASPLASH FESTIVAL

Excellent mix of great music, smiling folks who often chill around naked, Solaris stage with the most amazing sunset while the live band is playing Bob Marley, fashionably creative looking folks with painted body parts, delicious vegetarian cuisine…

OVERJAM REGGAE FESTIVAL

Start date: August 15, 2019

End date: August 18, 2019

Location: Tolmin, Slovenia

OVERJAM REGGAE FESTIVAL

Definitely one of the coolest Central European reggae festivals, situated in the amazingly beautiful valley of Soča river in Slovenia…

AWAKE FESTIVAL

Start date: August 15, 2019

End date: August 18, 2019

Location: Teleki Castle, Gornesti, Romania

AWAKE FESTIVAL

Aimed at open minds and souls through music and complementary arts, eclectic cultural and sports activities, Awake is set in the heart of Transylvania, surrounded by the perfect setting for those planning a perfect European escape bathed in nature, art and culture!

MYSTERYLAND FESTIVAL

Start date: August 23, 2019

End date: August 25, 2019

Location: Haarlemmermeer, The Netherlands

MYSTERYLAND FESTIVAL

Amazing and colorful camping grounds, 16 festival areas to discover, a true celebration of the best of house, deep house, techno, hardstyle, drum ‘n bass, disco, hiphop music – Mysteryland, guys, is one of the best festivals in the Netherlands – the magical musical journey you just have to visit this year!


The featured moment was recorded on Seasplash Festival in 2016. And it’s a very common sight there.

Freedom. Love. Art.