The Sziget Festival is one of the largest music and cultural festivals in Europe and it’s held every August on a large island on the Danube – the second largest river in Europe. More than 1000 performances take place on this spot annually.
Sziget Festival in Budapest 2019
The Sziget Festival 2019 is held from: Wednesday, 07 Aug 2019 till Tuesday, 13 Aug 2019.
About half of all visitors during the Sziget Festival comes from outside Hungary, especially from Western Europe. More than 560.000 visitors visited the festival in 2018 alone from all over the world.
While music is an important part of Sziget, art is also a core element. There are multiple venues including a circus, theater, museum quarter and much more. Artists and performers from all over the world may display their talents on Sziget Festival.
Highlighters on 2019 are Ed Sheeran, Florence + the Machine, Foo Fighters, Franz Ferdinand, James Blake, Martin Garrix, Post Malone, Richie Hawtin, The 1975 and many more.