Istria top 5

Top 5 Music Festivals in Istria

Istria has been known for its summer music festivals for years. However, Istria’s status as a party region begins in preseason and it doesn’t stop - because after a playful preseason and a hot season, there’s fall full of top festivals.

We’ve listed attractive music festivals and events here just for you where we guarantee you a good time.

sea star umagSea Star festival, Umag
Do you wish to spend a crazy, fun and unforgettable summer?!
It seems you will not be waiting long because there’s a world-renowned party being set up in May on the Adriatic coast with the best world music, famous organizers and more than 70 performers on 6 stages some of which are: Wu-Tang Clan, Nina Kravitz and Vojko V.

If you like modern sounds and parties till morning, you know where you have to be on May 24th and 25th. See you in Stella Maris!

Lighthouse Festival, Tar
On the small beautiful island Lanterna by Poreč electronical music awaits you this year, too. You must be wondering what we have prepared.

On the main stage which is a part of the Lighthouse villa, at the Zodiac club and at the beach more than 20 performers will entertain you. If this isn’t enough for you to decide to come, boat and pool parties will surely make you want to attend.

rise up porecRise up!, Poreč
July in Poreč begins with a great music spectacle - Rise Up Poreč Music Festival! This two-day festival with the magnificent background - the view of the Poreč old town, is a true summer spectacle which cannot be missed.

At the Peškera plateau, you’ll have the chance to listen to music which lives in the symbiosis with summer, sea, sun and sunbathing - that is why we impatiently wait for the announcement of the icons of world music. Shaggy, John Newman, Roger Sanchez, Icona Pop and Rita Ora are just some of the performers who have already been in Poreč!
Be a part of this unforgettable story on the biggest stage under the beautiful Poreč sky.

Tear it up! Rockabilly Festival, Medulin
Your heart skips a beat when you hear rock&roll, you like high-waist skirts and pants and leather jackets? Then, you should not miss the Medulin rockabilly fever! 1950s and 1960s are revived in its full glory with the beats of good old rock and roll at the Medulin waterfront. Elegant pin-up girls, colourful scarfs and glasses, playful dresses and a lot of red lipstick are an integral part of the rockabilly scenography followed by vintage American cars and vespa motorcycles.
Check your grandmother’s and mother’s closets and glow at the Tear it up festival!

outlook pula
Dimension & Outlook Festivals, Pula
Last, but not least, when the summer murmur quiets down a bit, all electronical music lovers will get 2 special treats: Dimension & Outlook. Both festivals start with a spectacular concert in the Pula Amphitheatre after which they move to the Punta Christo fortress.

Visitors enjoy in more than a hundred performances on numerous day and night stages while boat parties have gained a cult status - which is not surprising since visitors enjoy beautiful views of the Brijuni islands every day.

We are sure you already want to come and prepare for the eventful party season!!!