Festival season is on the horizon and whether you’re the type to dream of long summer nights at Coachella or battling the inevitable mud at Glastonbury, there are plenty of music extravaganzas to suit all tastes. Europe is pretty well-known for its world-class festivals and this year is no exception, with events spanning everywhere from glamorous cities like Paris, cultural hotspots like Budapest and dreamy Mediterranean islands like Malta.
Alongside the stunning backdrops, these festivals also attract some of the most exciting established and emerging talent from across the globe. This year, you can expect to catch the likes of The 1975, Future, Jorja Smith, Yaeji, Pusha T, Tame Impala and a whole host more. Take a look at our top five European festivals of the year below and be sure to catch our lowdown on the best UK ones to hit this year, too.
When & where: 3-6 July 2019, Denmark
When & where: 30 May – 1 June 2019, Barcelona
AMP Lost & Found
When & where: 2-5 May 2019, Malta
We Love Green
When & where: 1-2 June 2019, Paris
Who: Christine and The Queens, Future, Tierra Whack, Kali Uchis, Flohio
When & where: 7-13 June 2019, Budapest
Who: Florence + the Machine, Post Malone, The 1975, Tove Lo, CVRCHES