List of festivals


List of festivals

This is a list of festivals.

List of festivals by country

* See

Music festivals

See also

Lists of music festivals in:
* Australia
* Canada
* Malaysia
* New Zealand
* United Kingdom
* USA

Europe

Europe's biggest music festival is the Donauinselfest in Vienna. In 2005, approximately 3 million people visited this open air event. [ [http://www.hotelarpi.com/ENG/sights.aspx Hotel & Pension ARPI ] ]

Austria

*Donauinselfest
*Frequency Festival
*Nova Rock
*Nuke

Belgium

*Rock Werchter
*Pukkelpop
*Dour
*Graspop Metal Meeting
*Groezrock
*Couleur café
*Nandrin
*Esperanzah
*Lokerse feesten
*Axion beach rock
*10 days off
*Suiker rock
*Marktrock

see [http://www.festivals.be festival.be] for more exhaustive list

Bulgaria

*South-East European Music Еvent (SeeMe), Sofia
*Spirit of Burgas, Burgas

Czech Republic

*Colours Of Ostrava [http://www.colours.cz/2008/summer/en/] in Ostrava
*Rock for People in Hradec Králové
*Masters Of Rock in Vizovice
*Sázavafest [http://www.sazavafest.cz/english/] in Kácov, Kutná Hora District
*Brutal Assault in Fortress Josefov

Denmark

*Roskilde festival in Roskilde
*Copenhagen Distortion in Copenhagen
*Danmarks Smukkeste Festival in Skanderborg
*Skive Beach Party in Skive
*Summerangel in Østerhurup
*Open Air in Østerhurup
*Nibe Festival in Nibe
*Langelandsfestivalen
*Aalborg Metal Festival in Aalborg
*Metalstone in Copenhagen

Finland

*Ankkarock Festival in Vantaa
*Provinssirock Festival in Seinäjoki
*Ruisrock Festival in Turku
*Tuska Open Air Metal Festival in Helsinki
*Sauna Open Air Metal Festival in Tampere
*Jalometalli Metal Music Festival in Oulu
*Jalometalli Winterfest in Oulu
*Finnish Metal Expo in Helsinki

France

*Aix-en-Provence Festival, Aix-en-Provence
*Festival Interceltique de Lorient, Lorient
*Rock En Seine, Paris
*Les Eurockéennes, Belfort
*Hellfest Summer Open Air, Clisson
*Rencontres aubrac, Festival of litterature, Aubrac (Aveyron)
*Vieilles Charrues Festival, Carhaix

Germany

*Heimatfestival Homezones,Potsdam
*club transmediale, Berlin
*Force attack
*Hurricane Festival
*Love Parade
*M'era Luna
*Nature One
*Oktoberfest
*Rock am Ring and Rock im Park
*Southside Festival
*Wacken Open Air
*Wave-Gotik-Treffen
*Summerbreeze Open Air
*Ragnarök Festival
*With Full Force
*Irish Folk & Celtic Music, Balve
*TFF.Rudolstadt
*Q-Base

Hungary

*Sziget in Hajógyári-sziget, Budapest

Iceland

*Iceland Airwaves in Reykjavík

Ireland

* Castlepalooza
* Cois Fharraige
* Day of Darkness
* Download Festival Ireland
* Electric Picnic
* Element Festival
* Féile Festival
* Garden Party
* Harvest Time Blues
*
* Indie-pendence
* Live at the Marquee
* Life Festival
* Midlands
* Oxegen
* Solas Festival
* Tennents ViTal
* Witnness
* PlanetLove

Italy

*Festival dello Stretto in Reggio Calabria
*Paleariza in Reggio Calabria
*Neapolis Festival in Naples
*Ravello Festival in Ravello
*Flame Fest in Bologna
*Independent Days Festival in Bologna
*Flippaut Festival in Bologna
*Netmage in Bologna
*Castelfranco Blues Festival in Castelfranco Emilia
*Ferrara sotto le stelle in Ferrara
*Porretta Soul Festival in Porretta Terme
*Play It Loud! Festival in Orzinuovi
*Rototom Sunsplash in Osoppo
*Liri Blues Festival in Isola del Liri
*Amore Festival in Rome
*Dissonanze in Rome
*Roma Tango Meeting in Rome
*Goa-Boa Festival in Genoa
*Festival della canzone italiana in Sanremo
*Mantova Musica Festival in Mantova
*Elita Festival in Milan
*Evolution Festival in Milan
*IdroscaloRock in Milan
*Gods of Metal in Milan
*Festival Latino Americando in Assago
*Tradate Iron Fest in Tradate
*Celtic Music Festival in Cremona
*Rossini Opera Festival in Pesaro
*Traffic Festival in Turin
*Carpino Folk Festival in Carpino
*Festival Notte della Taranta
*Rockaralis in Cagliari
*Arezzo Wave in Arezzo
*Italia Wave in Livorno
*Agglutination Metal Festival in Sant'Arcangelo
*Folkest in Spilimbergo
*Festival dei Due Mondi in Spoleto
*Umbria Jazz in Perugia
*Heineken Jammin Festival in Venice
*Festival della Montagna in Trento
*Festival dell'Economia in Trento

Latvia

*Baltic Beach Party in Liepāja
*Fontaine Festival in Liepāja
*Liepājas Dzintars in Liepāja
*PositivusAB in Salacgrīva

Lithuania

*Baltijos Garsas
*Be2Gether

Republic of Macedonia

*Ohrid summer Festival
*Ohrid Fest
*Skopje Fest
*Skopje Jazz Festival

Netherlands

*5 Days Off
*Lowlands
*Arrow Rock Festival
*Pinkpop
*Thunderdome
*Sensation Black
*Sensation White
*Defqon.1
*Megarave
*Dominator
*In Qontrol
*Qrimetime
*Qlimax
*X-Qlusive
*Masters of Hardcore
*Mindcontroller
*Reset
*Waldrock
*Fields of Rock
*Waterpop

Norway

*Hole in the Sky, Bergen
*Hove Festival, Tromøy
*Storåsfestivalen, Meldal
*Quart Festival, Kristiansand
*Øyafestivalen, Oslo

Poland

*Open'er Festival in Gdynia
*Off Festival in Myslowice

Portugal

*Festival Heineken Paredes de Coura in Paredes de Coura
*Festival Marés Vivas in Vila Nova de Gaia
*Festival de Vilar de Mouros in Vilar de Mouros(canceled in 2007 and 2008)
*Super Bock Super Rock in Lisbon (and Porto in 2008)
*Festival Sudoeste TMN in Zambujeira do Mar
*Optimus Alive! Festival in Oeiras
*Rock in Rio in Lisbon

Romania

*BestFest - Bucharest
*Coke Live - Bucharest
*Peninsula (felSziget) - Târgu Mureş
*Transilvania International Guitar Festival - Cluj-Napoca
*Stufstock - Vama Veche
*Székelyföldi Rockmaraton - Szejke

erbia

*EXIT in Novi Sad
*Gu%C4%8Da_trumpet_festival in Gu%C4%8Da

lovakia

*Hodokvas [http://www.hodokvas.sk/] in Piešťany
*Pohoda in Trenčín
*Topfest [http://www.topfest.sk/new/en/index.php?pg=home] in Nové Mesto nad Váhom
*Wilsonic Festival in Bratislava

lovenia

*Metalcamp in Tolmin
*Soča Reggae Riversplash in Tolmin

pain

*Bilbao Live Festival
*Creamfields Andalucía, El Ejido
*Festival Internacional de Benicàssim
*Festival Contempopránea, Alburquerque, Badajoz
*Interceltic Festival of Avilés, Asturias [http://www.intercelticu.com/ (Official Site in Spanish)]
*Primavera Sound, Barcelona
*Sónar, Barcelona
*Summercase, simultaneously in Madrid and Barcelona
*Territorios, Seville

weden

*Hultsfred Festival in Småland
*Arvika Festival in Värmland
*Uppsala Reggae Festival
*Peace & Love in Borlänge
*Augustibuller in Lindesberg
*Way Out West in Göteborg
*Where the Action Is in Stockholm
*Storsjöyran in Östersund
*Sweden Rock Festival
*Emmaboda
*FestiValborg
*Gävle Cityfest
*Göteborgs kulturkalas
*House of Metal
*Kalmar Stadsfest
*Luleåkalaset
*Malmöfestivalen
*Piteå Dansar och Ler
*Storsjöyran in Östersund
*Metaltown Festival in Göteborg

witzerland

*Avo Session Basel, Basel
*Bad Bonn Kilbi, Düdingen
*Blue Balls Festival, Lucerne
*Caribana Festival, Crans / Nyon
*Greenfield Festival, Interlaken
*Gurtenfestival, Bern
*Montreux Jazz Festival, Montreux
*Moon And Stars, Locarno
*OpenAir St.Gallen, St.Gallen
*Open Air Frauenfeld, Frauenfeld
*Open Air Gampel, Gampel
*Paléo Festival, Nyon
*Rock Oz'Arènes, Avenches
*Stone Hill Festival, Alterswil

Turkey

*Barışarock
*Rock'n Coke in Istanbul
*Istanbul International Jazz Festival

United Kingdom

*Aberdeen International Youth Festival
* [http://www.adurfestival.com/ Adur Festival - The first two weeks of June every year (Friday 30th May to Sunday 15th June 2008)]
*All Tomorrow's Parties
*Beachdown Festival
*Bestival
*Bloodstock
*Cambridge Folk Festival
*Connect Music Festival
*Creamfields
*Download Festival
*Edinburgh Fringe Festival
*Edinburgh International Book Festival
*Edinburgh International Festival
*Edinburgh International Film Festival
*Edinburgh International Television Festival
*End of the Road Festival
*Gatecrasher
*Get Loaded In The Park
*The Glade
*Glastonbury Festival
*Global Gathering
*Golowan festival
*Greenman Festival
*Hebden Bridge Handmade Parade
*Isle of Wight Festival
*Latitude Festival
*Montol Festival
*Offset festival
*Party in the Pie
*The Proms
*Radio 1's Big Weekend
*Reading and Leeds Festivals
*Secret Garden Party
*Summer Sundae
*T in the Park
*Truck Festival
*Underage Festival
*V Festival
*Wakestock
*2008 Temple Festival
*Godiva Festival
*Y Not Festival

North America

Canada

*Festival du Voyageur
*Folklorama
*Les FrancoFolies de Montréal
*Halifax Pop Explosion
*Jazz Winnipeg Festival
*Montreal's Just for Laughs Comedy Festival
*Kitchener Blues Festival
*Lilith Fair, a travelling festival
*North by Northeast in Toronto
*Osheaga Festival in Montreal
*Ottawa Bluesfest in Ottawa
*Ottawa Chamber Music Festival in Ottawa
*Ottawa Folk Festival in Ottawa
*Ottawa International Animation Festival in Ottawa
*Ottawa International Jazz Festival in Ottawa
*Shambhala in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia
*Virgin Festival in Toronto and Vancouver
*Winnipeg Fringe Theatre Festival
*Winnipeg Folk Festival
*Winnipeg International Writers Festival
*Winnipeg Music Festival

USA

"See also List of bluegrass festivals in the Pacific Northwest"
*All Good Music Festival in Masontown, West Virginia [http://www.allgoodfestival.com/2008.htm]
*Art & Soul Festival in Oakland, California [http://www.artandsouloakland.com/]
*Austin City Limits Music Festival
*The Bamboozle in East Rutherford, New Jersey
*Bayou Boogaloo in New Orleans, Louisiana]
*Bonnaroo in Manchester, Tennessee
*Big Spring Jam in Huntsville, AL
*Boston Early Music Festival in Boston
*CMA Music Festival in Nashville- The world's largest music festival, attracting over 2 million every year.
*Bumbershoot in Seattle, Washington
*Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival
*Comstock Music Festivals in Comstock, Nebraska
*Decibel Festival in Seattle, Washington
*Deer Valley Music Festival in Park City, Utah
*The Echo Project in Atlanta, Georgia
*Extravaganza at the University of California, Santa Barbara
*Festival International in Lafayette, Louisiana
*Festival of African and African American Music [http://www.africanchorus.org/ICMAD/FESAAM09.html] , St. Louis, Missouri
*Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music and Dance in Trumansburg, NY
*Islewilde
*Intonation Music Festival in Chicago
*Langerado in Sunrise, Florida
*Lollapalooza in Chicago, Illinois
*MayDay Parade and Festival by In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
*Mayhem festival
*Musikfest in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
*Masterworks festival in Winona Lake, Indiana
*Nearfest in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
*New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
*Ozzfest
*Electronic Music Midwest
*Global Peace Festival - US
*Pitchfork Music Festival
*Provincetown Jazz Festival
*Red Gorilla Music Festival in Austin, Texas
*Sasquatch! Music Festival in George, Washington
*South by Southwest in Austin, Texas
*Summerfest in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
*Summer Solstice Parade and Pageant
*Vegoose in Las Vegas, Nevada
*Virgin Festival in Baltimore, Maryland
*Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans, Louisiana
*Warped Tour
*Woodstock
*World Pulse Festival in South Bend, Indiana

Central America

*Festival Imperial

Mexico

*Festival internacional cervantino
*Vive Latino

Latin America

Argentina

*Bue Festival
*Cosquin Rock
*Gesell Rock
*Moonpark
*Nokia Trends
*Pepsi music festival
*Personal en Vivo
*Personal fest
*Quilmes Rock
*Rosario Musica Fest
*South American Music Conference (SAMC)
*Southfest (Buenos Aires)

Brazil

*Rock in Rio

Chile

*Viña del Mar International Song Festival

Colombia

*Rock al parque

Dominican Republic

*Festival Presidente de la Musica Latina
*Procigar Festival

Australasia

*Awesome Festival
*Bass in the Grass
*Big Day Out (Australia and New Zealand)
*CoastFest
*East Coast Blues & Roots Music Festival
*Edgefest (New Zealand)
*Falls Festival
*Homebake
*The Great Escape
*Livid
*Rock-It
*Soundwave Festival
*Southbound
*Splendour in the Grass
* V Festival
*West Coast Blues & Roots Festival
*Woodford Folk Festival

Asia

China

*Beijing Pop Festival
*Midi Modern Music Festival
*Modern Sky Festival

Japan

*Concert on the Rock
*Fuji Rock Festival
*Summer Sonic Festival

Korea

*Pentaport Rock Festival
*Ssamzi Sound Festival
*Busan Rock Festival
*ETPFEST

Malaysia

*Sunburst KL International Music Festival
*Rainforest World Music Festival

Lebanon

*Aramaic Music Festival
*Byblos International Festival
*Beirut Nights

Taiwan

*Formoz Festival
*Hohaiyan Rock Festival
*Urban Simple Life Festival
*Mega Port Festival

Thailand

*Fat Festival
*Pai Reggae Music Festival
*Pattaya Music Festival

Vietnam

*Tết

Africa

Malawi

*Lake of Stars Festival

See also

* Party
* Tailgate party – social event held on and around the open tailgate of a vehicle
* List of celtic festivals

External links

* [http://britishrock.cc Festivalguide to mainly European/worldwide music festivals (rock/pop/metal)]


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