The best option for you as a student is getting all your mates together and heading off to camp and dance away in the summer months. Across all Europe, a huge variety of artists and settings lay out something for absolutely everyone. We picked out our 5 favorite festivals for students traveling in a group.
Line up (2017): Adam Beyer, Hardwell, Joseph Capriati, Afrojack, Carl Cox, Marco Carola
When: 6 – 8 July 2018
Where: Split, Croatia
Ultra Europe is a brother of Miami’s Ultra Music Festival. It is one of the biggest house and EDM festivals all around the globe. Complete with beach and boat parties, Ultra Europe Festival is the week in Croatia that never makes you disappoint.
Line up: Apollonia, Alan Fitzpatrick, Jamie Jones
When: 25 – 29 June 2018
Where: Zrce Beach, Island of Pag, Croatia
Croatia welcomes another epic electronic festival in the form of Hideout. Held on Zrće beach, it is five days and nights of the biggest DJs/Producers in techno and house music. Spread across beach parties, boat parties, and world famous clubs: Kalypso, Papaya, and Aquarius. Hideout is the ideal mix music festival and summer holiday.
AMP: Lost & Found Festival
Line Up: Annie Mac, Hot Since 82, The Martinez Brothers
When: 3-6 May 2018
Dance music’s leading lady Annie Mac presents some of her favorite artists at venues across Malta with Lost & Found Festival. New international talented names make the trip to the middle of the Mediterranean and taking the party onto the ocean.
Line Up: Amelie Lens, Hot Since 82, Maceo Plex, Oliver Koletzki, Tale of Us
When: 30 March – 1 April 2018
Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Amsterdam’s electronic summer season is filled up with DGTL, one of the most impacting festivals on the global festival landscape. Festival of underground house and techno music with a super-inclusive atmosphere and full of striking art installations. DGTL is focused on the pure underground partying and classic warehouse-rave style.
Line Up (2017): Paul Van Dyk, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Wiz Khalifa, Rudimental
When: 8-15 August 2018
Where: Budapest, Hungary
Everything from EDM to hard rock is on Budapest’s island of Óbudai, providing something for all tastes. Usually, the tickets sell so fast, even before the lineup is announced. This fact says it all about the vibes and atmosphere on one of the world most famous music festivals.