Music festivals in Poland in 2018

Music festivals are a fantastic occasion to get together with your friends and groove to your favorite musicians and bands. The live music industry is thriving on these festivals which attract large multinational crowds. If you have ever been part of a music festival, then you know that the atmosphere is always electric. Poland provides a treat to all music lovers who love to experiment by hosting a variety of festivals each year. You will love attending them whether you are someone who just enjoys the festive ambiance or someone who genuinely loves music.

Top Musical Festivals You Just Cannot Miss

The year 2018 will see some fantastic music festivals in Poland. Here is a look at a few of them.

Jazz on the Odra:

Featuring some of the best local and international jazz musicians on the playlist, this festival is an absolute classic that has persisted through the ages. This year, it will be held in Wroclaw between 26th and 30th April, and you cannot afford to miss the experience.

Orange Warsaw Festival:

The Orange Warsaw Festival is held annually in Poland since its inception back in 2008. Be sure to book your tickets to Warsaw on June 1st because the line-up for 2018 has some big names like Florence + The Machine, LCD Soundsystem and Sam Smith who are sure to deliver power-packed performances.

Tauron New Music Festival:

If you want to be a part of this festival, then visit Katowice which is commonly referred to as the UNESCO Capital of Music. Scheduled between 28th June and 1st July, the line-up for this year has popular names in the industry like Mura Masa and Nightmares on Wax. Strefa Kultury has been decided as the venue.

Open’er Festival:

The city of Gdynia will host this one of a kind festival between 4th July and 7th July this year. If you want to listen to a stellar line-up that includes Bruno Mars, Massive Attack, Fleet Foxesa and David Byrne, then you need to be present at the Gdynia-Kosakowo Airfield.

Ethno Port:

Regarded as one of the most important world music events, this gem of a festival is held in Poznań, Poland every year. This year, it is scheduled in between 7th June and 10th June. You can get tickets at the venue itself which is the ZAMEK Cultural Centre. You will be treated to a music genre that combines a diverse range of styles with some ethnic components.

IMPACT Festival:

If you are into rock, music, then you cannot afford to miss this one for the world. Considered to be one of the best rock festivals in Poland, its previous editions have featured artists like Linkin Park, Aerosmith, Black Sabbath and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. This year, the festival will be held in Kraków on 26th June, and the line-up has big names like Ozzy Osbourne, Galactic Empire and Bullet for My Valentine.

Audioriver Festival:

If you have a taste for alternative music and the electronic style in particular, then this is the festival you need to attend. Visit Plock between 27th and 29th July and hear Bonobo, Macbeat and Honey Dijon live on stage. Thinking what to do after you have returned from one of these festivals? If you are in Poland, and want to get more fun out of it all, don’t worry. You don’t even need to go out of your home for that. Just log on to and relax. There is plenty of stuff to do here on the site! So, which festival are you planning to attend?