It hard to imagine a life without music. These festivals have been taking the world by storm for decades. Actually, the music has a much longer history. Many music festivals are boosted prominently because of international travel. As a festival’s reputation grows, more people fly to see the buzz from all around the world. Nowadays, people travel just to attend some of the best and biggest music festivals all around the world. So get your squad together, pack your bags and experience the epic music festivals all around the world.
Vienne is home to the largest music festival: Its true though, every year, Vienna hosts the biggest music festival in the world. Around 3 million people flock to the city to celebrate the summer solstice on an island in the middle of the Danube River. The festival features 200 acts spread across 11 stages and a huge variety of musical acts. But the best of all these acts is the open-air festival which is free too.
Morocco has one of the world’s largest festivals: You may definitely want to visit the city of Rabat when you visit Morocco. Home to the largest festival on the African continent, Mawazine is also known as the Rhythms of the World. The festival started as a way to start Moroccan arts and cultures, and it still heavily focuses on promoting local talent. The festival is known around the world and attracts million people every year. Artists like Bruno Mars, French Montana, Pitbull and The Weekend have performed here.
This Polish Festival Pays Homage to Woodstock: Recently Poland renamed its largest festival as Pol’and’Rock Festival. When it started in 1995, it was known as Woodstock (Poland). Both these names are a tribute to the spirit of ’69. The show features rock, pop, metal and folk act performing under the banner of “love, friendship and music”.
Welcome to the People’s Party: Its summer fun for everyone!! The annual Summer-fest takes place over 11 days in late June and early July. Dubbed as “the people’s party”, Summer-fest is one of the largest music festivals in the United States. It hosts more than 800 acts each year. The history of 51 years includes performances from Bob Dylan, Halsey, Florida Georgia Line, The Weekend and Blake Shelton.
Big Acts Perform on A Tiny Island: The student protest of Budapest have evolved as a massive island festival in Hungary’s gorgeous capital city. Book cheap flights to Budapest and enjoy the Sziget , one of the largest festivals in Europe and it attracts nearly half a million people every year. Most of the audience here is Hungarians, but people from all around the world travel here to attend the big celebration.
Essence Festival started with a Magazine: It is yet another music festival in New Orleans which celebrates the African-American history and culture. It was actually launched in 1994 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of Essence, a magazine by and for the African-American women. Its held annually and this 2018 line-up features Janet Jackson. Previous performers include Lionel Richie, Solange, and Prince.