Summer is the best time for you to enjoy a festival. You have them of all styles, in the most exclusive places and all of them with the same common denominator: music. If you have your tent ready, we are going to the festival. Are you coming with us?
Rototom Sunplash Festival
From August 15 to 22
The spirit of Jamaica crosses all borders to celebrate one more year its particular tribute to the reggae sound. Rototom offers you a unique event where culture and music come together to defend values such as peace, tolerance, rejection of racism or respect for the environment.
For more than a week you will be able to share experiences with 200,000 people coming from all cardinal points of the planet
If you have a caravan you can park it inside the premises, although you will always have the option of camping with your tent. If you still have doubts, we can tell you that this year great performances are expected with the presence of the vocal group The Pioneers and the ex-Gladiator Clinton Fearon, living history of reggae. On the Spanish and Italian side, the presence of Morodo and Okumé Lions and Mellow Mood. The main novelty in this edition is the participation of young representatives of the new generation of Jamaican music, with bands such as Uprising Roots and dancehall artists like Popcaan. What do you think of this cultural trip? You can buy your ticket here.
Festival of the Senses
June 12, 13 and 14
Location: La Roda
We reinvent the festival concept to offer you two of the best pleasures in this life, music and food. For three days you will be able to learn about the main ingredients of the gastronomic culture of La Mancha, a special opportunity if you are lovers of good wine. An event where tapas provide the flavour, music the sound and wine the aroma to be enjoyed comfortably by all the senses.
We can confirm which artists will not miss this appointment with the palate, Supersubmarina, Dorian, Varry Brava, Napoléon Sol or Carlos Sadness They join together to experience this novel sensation. Don't forget to get your ticket through this link.
Bilbao BBK Sound
This macro festival is celebrated on the slopes of Mount Cobetas, which has just broken all records in 2014, where they sold out and brought together more than 120,000 people.
A pop and rock culture festival, where for this edition you can feel the live performance of groups such as Mumford and Sons, Disclosure, Counting Crows, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Alt – J, Muse, Of Monster and Men or The Cat Empire.
To finish convincing you, we can tell you that one of the strong points of this festival is its large camping area, known as “Glamping”, a large green and recreational area with capacity for more than 15,000 people. Shall we head north? Don't leave it until the last minute when tickets are sold out!
From July 28 to August 2
Place: Burriana, Castellón
One of the greatest musical experiences on the shores of the Mediterranean, we present Arenald Sound, a festival held in an exclusive location. Music becomes an excuse to dance on the sand, swim in the sea, watch sunsets or get lost in the crowd of sounders.
El Arenal is the symbol of the power of youth and the celebration of friendship to the rhythm of indie, rock, pop and electronica.
Of its more than 120 artists confirmed for this edition, we highlight Rudimental, The Kooks, Mika, Nero, Zedd, Nervo, John Newman, Tom Odell or Vitalic. Have you already notified your friends? If you want to experience a unique festival, don't miss Arenal Sound!
Benicassim International Festival (FIB)
From July 16 to 19
One of the traditional festivals of the Spanish summer with its commitment to independent contemporary art and the mixture of pop, rock, indie or electronic styles. A great option if you like to discover the most innovative trends or enjoy international groups.
If you want to feel like real Fibers, the afternoons and nights will be to enjoy the best groups and the beach will accompany you in your morning breaks.
In this edition where it has been 20 years non-stop, they will take to their legendary stages Blur, The Prodigy, Florence + The Machine, Kaiser Chiefs Portihead, Bastille or Palma Violets. We also highlight the performance of the legendary group Los Planetas, a classic, who already performed in the first edition of the festival. Get your ticket now for the classic among classics!
August 7 and 8
Location: Villaricos Beach, Almería
Electronic music lovers, this is your festival. Awarded with the Best Festival Award at the Vicious Music Awards Due to its prestige and high level of artists, it has become a reference event.
Two days so you can feel the dreamer spirit reflected in the power of electronic music. This year they have confirmed a spectacular start to the festival with the presence of Oliver Heldens accompanying Paco Osuna. Do you have your swimsuit ready? Well, let's go to DreamBeach!
June 18, 19 and 20
A different festival concept where the most current and avant-garde trends in culture come together with the best electronic music on the music scene.
An all-terrain festival that offers you activities 24 hours a day
During the day you can meet emerging talents on the music scene and enjoy great shows. At night the rhythm is provided by the best musical groups.
In this edition you will have to choose from more than 150 performances featuring The Chemical Brothers show and groups such as Autechre, Kiasmos, Kindness, Fat Freddy's Drop, Tourist, Sophie, Daniel Avery, Ten Walls, PXXR GVNG, Holly Herndon or Kate Tempest. Don't miss this piece of poster!
From August 12 to 15
Location: Aranda del Duero, Burgos
Pure personality and imagination to offer an alternative festival full of different proposals. For four days you can have a great time with activities as varied as the musical demo contest, the screening of short films or gastronomic visits to get to know the flavor of the Castilian land.
A humble event but with a lot of heart that presents you the best groups on the national scene
In this edition they highlight Xoel López,Supersubmarina, Arizona Baby, Australian Blonde (his only performance at festivals) or Smile. Although this year they have already announced the presence of international groups and artists such as CAlexico, Anna Calvi, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah or The Royal Concept. Will you be one of its 40,000 people?
If you want to create unforgettable memories by enjoying any of these festivals, you will find the best offers at this link.
And if you are also looking for a hostel during your stay at the festival, you can find it here.
Cover photo of Sonorama-Aranda.