Soundwave Festival
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Croatia music festival calendar: August

Soundwave, Sonus and Dimensions promise more full-on-fun in August

Written by
Justin McDonnell

As August 2016 brings on more sun-kissed days, find the perfect place to pitch up with our festival calendar. With Soundwave, Sonus and Dimensions leading the pack, you're guaranteed to find something to suit your tastes. If not, the party continues in September

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Croatia music festivals in August 2016

  • Music
  • Dance and electronic

A dance-leaning line up, set in a beautiful fishing village where the Dalmatian coast meets the Adriatic and the punters meet the Soundwave(s)

Set in legendary festival destination Garden Tisno, boutique festival Soundwave is a heavily dance-influenced affair, now in its 8th year.

Line-up includes: Akala, Pharoahe Monch, Calibre, Mala, Craig Charles, Fatima & The Eglo Live Band, Gentleman's Dub Club, Channel One Sound System, Riot Jazz, Romare, Clap Clap

The Garden, Tisno, August 4-8

  • Music
  • Dance and electronic

Renowned beach playground Zrce is home to Sonus, a techno beat festival with a flaming line-up

Zrce and its two most renowned clubs, Papaya and Kalypso, are home to Sonus Festival, a relatively new face on the ever-growing Croatian festival scene. Dixon, Seth Troxler, Jackmaster, Ricardo Villalobos and many more will be taking to the open-air stages this year to impress the young and excitable crowds hungry for all kinds of beats; partygoers dance on sand and in sea, and the atmosphere's an elated one.

Line-up includes: Dixon, Seth Troxler, Jackmaster, Ricardo Villalobos, Andhim, Apollonia, Binh, Cabanne, Chris Liebing, Dana Ruh, DeWalta

August 21-25, Zrce, Pag.

  • Music
  • Dance and electronic

A relative newcomer to the festival circuit, Dimensions has already established itself as a major player in the international dance music scene

Once again, Dimensions looks cert to confidently entertain the thousands of revellers who flock to the historic site of Fort Punta Christo. Held at the 2000-year-old fort in Pula, Dimensions boasts an impressive line-up of underground acts at some truly surreal locations - including a dungeon, on boats and inside the fort's moat. The sound system is excellent, as is the lighting in these atmospheric settings.

Line-up includes: TBA

Fort Punta Christo, Pula, August 26-30.

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