Europe’s Must-Attend Music Festivals of 2024

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As the calendar flips to another year, the anticipation for Europe’s vibrant festival scene grows ever stronger. From the legendary Tomorrowland to the pulsating energy of UNTOLD Festival and the eclectic atmosphere of Sziget, this guide will showcase the continent’s most captivating musical gatherings.

Join us as we explore the lineup, atmosphere, and experiences that make these festivals essential destinations for music lovers across the globe in 2024.



The world’s best electronic dance music festival Tomorrowland, is gearing up for it’s long-anticipated “LIFE” edition in 2024. More than 400 of the world’s finest electronic music artists are set to perform this summer in Boom, Belgium, just for your listening pleasure!

It’s about time to prepare for a magical summer of 2024! Celebrating its 20-year anniversary this year, Tomorrowland festival has released the official lineup for the 18th edition of the iconic Belgian festival, which will revolve around the new theme ‘LIFE‘ – the prequel of the 2016 ‘Elixir of Life‘.

Set to welcome more than 400 of the world’s finest electronic music artists across 16 breathtaking stages during two weekends of magic in De Schorre, Tomorrowland Belgium 2024 will take place from July 19-21 and July 26-28, uniting 400.000 festival-goers from 200 countries around the world.


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Location: De Schorre, Boom, Belgium
Dates: July 19-21 and July 26-28 2024
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Line-up: Armin van Buuren, Tiesto, Afrojack, Swedish House Mafia, Lost Frequencies, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Amelie Lens, Tale of Us, Adriatique, Keinemusik, Dixon, Mind Against, Solomun, Four Tet, Adam Beyer, Eric Prydz and many more.

UNTOLD Festival

The eagerly awaited return of our favorite music festival, UNTOLD, in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, is scheduled for August 8th to 11th this year. The upcoming 2024 edition promises to be a spectacular affair, attracting hundreds of thousands of fans from all over the globe and some of the biggest names in the music industry.

This year’s festival promises to be bigger and better than ever, with the UNTOLD main stage setting to host exclusive premieres and special appearances, making it the go-to destination for music lovers worldwide.

Swedish House Mafia, the globally renowned EDM trio, and acclaimed singer Sam Smith have secured their spots as the first confirmed artists for UNTOLD‘s 2024 edition taking place this August.


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Location: Cluj Arena, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Dates: 8th-11th August 2024
Tickets here: Full Festival pass from €173

Line-up: Swedish House Mafia and Sam Smith with many more yet to be announced.

Bilbao BBK Live

Bilbao BBK Live

Bilbao BBK Live is gearing up to host a star-studded lineup for an enchanting three-day extravaganza in the stunning Basque region of Spain, mere minutes away from the cosmopolitan city of Bilbao.

Renowned not only for its music but also its culinary delights and artistic offerings, the festival beckons music lovers, foodies, and art enthusiasts alike.

Nestled amidst the picturesque mountains of Kobetamendi, the festival boasts a breathtaking backdrop that sets the stage for a weekend brimming with top-tier international and local music performances.

Bilbao BBK Live 2024 lineup

Location: Kobetamendi, Bilbao, Spain
Dates: 11th-13th July 2024
Tickets here: 3 Day pass from €150

Line-up: Arcade Fire, Jungle, Massive Attack, The Prodigy, Underworld, Los Bitchos, Parcels, Khruangbin, Ezra Collective, Folamour and many more.

Sziget Festival

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One of Europe’s biggest festivals is coming back with a bang this year for its 30th anniversary! Nestled on the picturesque Danube Island, Sziget will play host to an array of music superstars spanning pop, rock, R&B, and beyond, all while championing diversity and community spirit.

Welcoming attendees from over 100 countries to the renowned ‘Island of Freedom‘, Sziget offers a vibrant tapestry of experiences. From the inclusive LGBTQI+ program at the Magic Mirror to the mesmerizing acrobatics of Cirque du Sziget, this festival caters to every taste, boasting a diverse lineup of comedy, cabaret, circus acts, and enlightening panels.

Sziget 2024 lineup Phase 1

Location: Óbudai-sziget, Budapest, Hungary
Dates: 7th-12th August 2024
Tickets here: Full Festival pass from €229

Line-up: Stormzy, Sam Smith, Fred Again.., Martin Garrix, Becky Hill, Louis Tomlinson, Honey Dijon, Anotr, Nia Archives, Nova Twins, Dom Dolla and many others.

MEO Kalorama

MEO Kalorama

Located within Lisbon‘s picturesque Bella Vista Park, a hotspot for city breaks in Europe, MEO Kalorama offers music enthusiasts not only breathtaking views but also a rich tapestry of ancient history, architectural wonders, pristine beaches, and a renowned nightlife scene.

Amidst this vibrant backdrop, festival-goers can immerse themselves in a stellar lineup featuring international pop, rock, and indie icons alongside top-notch electronic acts.

Additionally, art aficionados can indulge in various art installations scattered across the site and partake in creative workshops, adding another layer of cultural enrichment to the festival experience.

MEO Kalorama 2024 lineup Phase 1

Location: Lisbon, Bela Vista Park
Dates: 20th-31st August 2024
Tickets here: 3 Day pass from €145

Line-up: LCD Soundsystem, Massive Attack, Sam Smith, Jungle, Peggy Gou, The Postal Service + Death Cab for Cutie, The Smile, Ezra Collective, Ana Moura, The Kills + many more.

Electric Castle

Electric Castle

Celebrating its 10th anniversary, Electric Castle stands as a beacon of festival innovation, redefining the very essence of what a festival embodies and elevating it to a modern standard. Spanning across 40 hectares and boasting 10 stages nestled within the grounds of a Transylvanian castle, the festival seamlessly blends myth with magic, promising surprises at every turn.

With an eclectic lineup featuring cutting-edge innovators, legendary icons, emerging talents, and global superstars, Electric Castle offers an unforgettable experience.

As one of the few 24-hour music festivals of the summer, Electric Castle beckons to be explored, with one promise: once you step inside, you’ll be enchanted and never want to leave.

Electric Castle 2024 lineup phase 2

Location: Banffy Castle, Transylvania, Romania
Dates: 17th-21st July 2024
Tickets here: Festival pass from €129

Line-up: Massive Attack, Chase & Status, Nina Kraviz, Bonobo, Eats Everything, DJ Diesel, Carlita, Camo & Krooked, and many more.

Flow Festival

Flow Festival

Flow Festival Helsinki promises an unforgettable experience this summer with its stunning lineup, remarkable art installations, and exceptional restaurants.

Situated in one of the world’s coolest cities, Flow Festival celebrates innovators, icons, and emerging talents who shape modern culture. Drawing fans from around the globe, it embodies the future of festival culture, making it a must-attend event year after year.

Flow Festival not only boasts a jaw-dropping lineup and captivating art installations but also offers sensational top-quality restaurants, all rooted in an industry-leading approach to festival sustainability and environmental change.

With a commitment to minimizing its ecological footprint, Flow Festival sets the standard for responsible event management while still delivering an unparalleled experience for attendees.

Location: Helsinki, Finland
Dates: 9th-11th August 2024
Tickets here: 3 Day pass from €239

Line-up: Fred Again.., Overmono, Raye, Idles, The Smile, Pulp, PJ Harvey, and many others.


Returning to the forefront of the festival scene, Parklife emerges once again as the epitome of modern youth culture and the ultimate summer celebration.

With arguably one of the most colossal lineups of the summer, this festival boasts a diverse array of massive international names alongside emerging artists who are shaping the present moment.

Boasting a summer party lineup like no other, Parklife stands as the go-to destination for those seeking the best festivals in the game. Set across 10 breathtaking stages, the festival offers an immersive experience that transcends expectations.

Parklife 2024 lineup

Location: Heaton Park, Manchester, UK
Dates: 8th-9th June 2024
Tickets here: Weekend ticket pass from £125

Line-up: Disclosure, FISHER, Chris Lake, Peggy Gou, Rudimental, Four Tet, CamelPhat, Loco Dice, Pawsa, Patrick Topping, Folamour, Skream, Fideles, Danny Howard, Dennis Cruz, Anotr and many more world-renowned artists.