Explore the best festivals in Europe. The Continent is home to some of the most vibrant festivals in the world. Find your favorite – Europe Festivals 2017. We believe there’s so many festivals worth discovering… Going to the same old festival for the fifth consecutive year? Thanks, but no thanks. Routine is not part of your vocabulary. We like diversity and we believe that the Europe is packed with ace music festivals only waiting to be discovered.

From intimate low-key festivals at remote destinations to ‘block buster’ must-visit festivals, our roster features a wide number of events that span all genres and styles, hosted in a wide variety of settings. Handpicked and served up for you on a plate. That’s why we created this one-stop place that let’s you easily discover Europe’s finest festivals. Widen your horizons. Dare. Explore.

Lisboa Electronica

When: May 12, 2017 – May 13, 2017 all-day Where: Lisbon, Portugal Lisboa Electronica is a new electronic music festival
Read more.
Insane Festival

When: May 6, 2017 all-day Where: Toulouse, France Insane Festival is a house, techno and hardstyle night in Toulouse, France.
Read more.
Geheime Liefde

When: May 6, 2017 all-day Where: 3981 Bunnik, Netherlands Geheime Liefde is a beautiful boutique music festival in Bunnik, Netherlands.
Read more.
Mumbai Color Festival

When: May 5, 2017 all-day Where: Utrecht, Netherlands Mumbai Color Festival is an electronic music festival in Utrecht. Based on
Read more.
Sunwaves Festival

When: April 27, 2017 – May 1, 2017 all-day Where: Mamaia-Sat, Romania Sunwaves Festival is an electronic music festival in
Read more.
Sitges Film Festival

When: October 5, 2017 – October 15, 2017 all-day Where: 08870 Sitges, Barcelona, Spain Sitges – Catalonia’s official festival is
Read more.
Lund Film Fantastik Festival

When: September 29, 2017 – October 7, 2017 all-day Where: Lund, Sweden The Lund International Fantastic Film Festival takes place
Read more.
Viennale Film Festival

When: October 19, 2017 – November 2, 2017 all-day Where: Vienna, Austria The Viennale is Austria’s most important international film
Read more.
IFFI Innsbruck Film Festival

When: May 23, 2017 – May 28, 2017 all-day Where: Innsbruck, Austria International Film Festival mainly presents films from and
Read more.
Nišville Jazz Festival

When: August 10, 2017 – August 13, 2017 all-day Where: Niš, Serbia Next to some of the west European biggies,
Read more.
Umbria Jazz Festival

When: July 7, 2017 – July 16, 2017 all-day Where: Perugia, Italy The Umbria Jazz Festival is one of the
Read more.
A Love Supreme

When: June 30, 2017 – July 2, 2017 all-day Where: Glynde Place, The St, Glynde, Lewes BN8 6SX, UK Love
Read more.
Apr 2 – Apr 30 all-day
Mladi Ladi Jazz @ Prague | Czechia
12:00 am
The eight edition of the international festival Young Tunes Jazz has just revealed its programme, so April will be full of jazz. The motto of this edition is: Jazz is hot! For the first time,[...]
Apr 15 – Apr 30 all-day
Jazzahead @ Bremen | Bremen | Germany
12:00 am
Bremen Jazzahead Festival is an exhibition and meeting point for the international jazz scene. Since its premiere in 2006, the event has enriched the regional and national cultural scene with its high quality and diverse[...]
Apr 15 – May 7 all-day
Stuttgart Spring Festival @ Stuttgart | Baden-Württemberg | Germany
12:00 am
The colorful, cheerful Stuttgart Spring Festival invites you the Cannstatter Wasen. For three weeks, visitors from near and far celebrate the longed for spring in a cheerful and jolly manner. Europe’s biggest and best attended[...]
Apr 21 – Apr 30 all-day
Tallinn International Festival Jazzkaar @ Tallinn | Harju County | Estonia
12:00 am
Tallinn International Festival Jazzkaar has released the full program for the 28th festival, taking place on April 21st – 30. For the third time the festival takes place in Telliskivi Creative City in Tallinn. In[...]
Apr 22 – Apr 29 all-day
The Music Biennale Zagreb @ Zagreb | Croatia
12:00 am
The Music Biennale Zagreb is an international festival of contemporary music founded in 1961. During the festival’s days, in April every other year Zagreb is transformed into the cultural centre to which composers, music critics,[...]
Apr 25 – Apr 30 all-day
Crossing Europe Film Festival Linz @ Linz | Linz | Upper Austria | Austria
12:00 am
Crossing Europe Film Festival – A platform for innovative filmakers Crossing Europe has earned a reputation as a platform for innovative new filmmakers, and many of the featured films focus on the political and social[...]
Apr 25 – May 3 all-day
Quiet, Please! @ Dubrovnik | Dubrovnik-Neretva County | Croatia
12:00 am
Held last year for the first time, this Dubrovnik film event thrilled visitors, especially with the exhibition on the history of film making created on the principle of ˝Augmented Reality˝ through which tourists and Dubrovnik[...]
Apr 26 – Apr 29 all-day
April Jazz Festival @ Espoo | Finland
12:00 am
The largest jazz festival in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area will be arranged for the 31st time at Tapiola in Espoo.The programme will feature a wide spectrum of Finnish and international rhythm music stars. As in[...]
Apr 26 – May 1 all-day
Cheltenham Jazz Festival @ England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
Swing into springtime in style at Cheltenham Jazz Festival (26 April – 1 May 2017), set in the cultural heart of the Cotswolds. Cheltenham’s inspirational festivals have been at the forefront of the UK’s cultural[...]
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – May 7 @ 9:00 pm
TradFest @ Edinburgh | Scotland | United Kingdom
9:00 am
A vibrant multi-arts programme showcasing traditional music, dance and storytelling at a feast of folk culture in Scotland’s Capital. TradFest is Scotland’s traditional music festival, showcasing featured artists and local communities of the folk world,[...]
Festival Of Apoxyomenos And Ancient Times @ Primorje-Gorski Kotar County | Croatia
12:00 am
The festival promotes many experiences and products inspired by the Apoxyomenos and the Antiquity, such as Apoxyomenos ancient cuisine, sailing the ancient maritime routes, diving on archaeological sites, Apoxyomenos natural cosmetics, souvenirs and products based[...]
Apr 27 – May 1 all-day
Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival @ Palma | Balearic Islands | Spain
12:00 am
The Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival, unique in Mallorca, in the attractive tourist resort of Sa Coma. Mallorca Smooth Jazz Festival is a 4 day event being held from 27th April to the 1st May 2017[...]
Apr 27 – May 1 all-day
Sunwaves Festival @ Mamaia-Sat | Județul Constanța | Romania
12:00 am
Sunwaves Festival is an electronic music festival in Romania. This is a destination festival, taking place on the beaches of Mamaia, a resort district on the Black Sea. Sunwaves is one of those idyllic festivals[...]
Apr 27 – Apr 30 all-day
Zadar County Flower Festival @ Sveti Filip i Jakov | Zadarska županija | Croatia
12:00 am
Flowers, in all their shapes, will be presented 27 – 30 April in Sv. Filip i Jakov, and all you have to do is smile and change the colour of the day. The centre of[...]
Apr 27 – Apr 30 all-day
Zadar Outdoor Festival @ Zadar | Zadar County | Croatia
12:00 am
Zadar Outdoor Festival among 15 best open-air festivals in world The online lifestyle & travel magazine American Express Essentials reports that Zadar Outdoor Festival is one of the three European open-air festivals worth visiting this[...]
Apr 28 – Apr 30 all-day
Bray Jazz Festival @ Bray | County Wicklow | Ireland
12:00 am
Bray Jazz Festival is an Irish jazz music festival that takes place in Bray, Ireland, on the May bank holiday weekend of each year. The event has established a reputation as Ireland’s leading contemporary jazz[...]
Apr 28 – May 6 all-day
Donaufestival @ Krems | Krems an der Donau | Lower Austria | Austria
12:00 am
12 years of original artistic expression have built up Donaufestival into one of the most successful and thought-provoking events in Europe, bringing together the compelling introversion of atmospheric electronic music and the powerful energy of[...]
Apr 28 – Apr 30 all-day
SWR Barroselas Metalfest 2017 @ Viana do Castelo District | Portugal
12:00 am
For many years the quiet village of Barroselas has served as stage to a strange phenomenon, as thousands of heavy metal fans from all around the world dress in black for their annual pilgrimage towards[...]
Apr 28 – May 1 all-day
Taste Of Antwerpen @ Antwerp | Flanders | Belgium
12:00 am
In 2017 Taste of Antwerp (Antwerpen Proeft) will be organized for the 11th time. It is the biggest culinary festival in Antwerp. The great selection of participating top restaurants, the beautiful location next to the[...]
Apr 29 – May 1 all-day
Birrasana Craft Beer Festival @ Lloret de Mar | Catalunya | Spain
12:00 am
A weekend for beer lovers to unite and sample a range of Spanish craft brews, all while enjoying the idyllic seaside location of Lloret de Mar on Costa Brava, Spain. With its mild climate, long[...]
Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink @ Exeter | England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
Exeter Festival of South West Food and Drink caters to over 20,000 people, allowing them to eat, drink and celebrate the South West’s best. The Festival is held each year in the cultural quarter of[...]
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day
Frontiers Rock Festival IV @ Milan | Lombardy | Italy
12:00 am
FRONTIERS ROCK FESTIVAL IV is right around the corner. Have you got your tickets yet? A fantastic 4th edition of this premier European melodic festival takes place over 3 days from 28th April (VIP event[...]
Apr 29 – Apr 30 all-day
Groezrock @ Meerhout | Flanders | Belgium
12:00 am
Groezrock is an annual music festival that takes place in Meerhout, Belgium. It started out as a small rock and pop festival with a few hundred people attending, but has evolved into a large punk[...]
Apr 29 – May 7 all-day
Jazzfest Gronau @ Gronau | North Rhine-Westphalia | Germany
12:00 am
The idea for the festival was born in 1988 with the four Gronauer Theo Eimann (musicians and former Kaufmann), Manfred Haupt (Kaufmann), Elmar Hoff (cultural, school and sports director) and Otto Lohle (Stadtjugendpfleger); It was[...]
Apr 29 – May 2 all-day
Trujillo National Cheese Festival @ Extremadura | Spain
12:00 am
Cheeses and wines from all over Spain are brought to the town square to be tasted, enjoyed, and finally judged by an expert panel Spain is the fourth biggest consumer of cheese behind France, Italy[...]
Apr 30 all-day
Live at Leeds Festival @ Leeds | Leeds | England | United Kingdom
12:00 am
Live at Leeds Music Festival will take place on Saturday 30th April 2016. Live At Leeds is an award winning metropolitan festival held annually within a variety of venues and spaces in Leeds. The festival[...]
Mayday Dortmund@ Dortmund
Apr 30 @ 6:00 pm – May 1 @ 12:00 pm
Mayday Dortmund @ Dortmund
6:00 pm
Prepare yourself for an intense dance experience, and come ready for the highest sound and visual production around MAYDAY Dortmund is where it all started. 1991 saw Sven Väth, Westbam and Tanith pioneer an all-night[...]
May 2 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 27 @ 9:32 pm
Shortcutz Amsterdam
5:00 pm
Shortcutz Amsterdam provides a platform for emerging talent to showcase their work, engage with their audience, and connect with the established professionals of the industry. Every week, two short films will be screening by up-and-coming[...]
May 4 – May 7 all-day
Fasma Festival @ Athens | Greece
12:00 am
From the 4th to the 7th of May, FASMA Festival 2017 unfolds its fourth edition with 40 international and local artists in 6 venues across Athens, aiming to bridge innovative music and electronic arts. Fasma[...]
May 5 all-day
Mumbai Color Festival @ Utrecht | Utrecht | Netherlands
12:00 am
Mumbai Color Festival is an electronic music festival in Utrecht. Based on the traditional Hindu festival, Fort Vechten will become alive with colour as festival-goers party hard to house and techno. Breaking down all distinctions[...]