10 Music Festivals worth Traveling For

Music festivals around the world are proving to be more than just a passing trend. Many of the biggest and most popular events continue to attract a huge number of crowds year after year. With so many things to look forward to – like watching some of the top names and emerging talents in the music industry, music enthusiasts can look forward to more of the splendor and spectacular performances that these festivals unfailingly give. Here are ten of the top-rated music festivals that are worth traveling for.

Burning Man
Nevada, USA
Burning Man
Top reasons to go: Massive event, off-the-grid vibe, vibrant, festive, and rocking it in both the music and art scene; a creative hub

Coachella
California, USA
Coachella
Top reasons to go: One of the biggest music festivals in the world, music, fashion, performances by some of the biggest names in the industry

Exit
Novi Sad, Serbia
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Top reasons to go: World-renowned music festival, music range from electronic, hip hop, reggae, rock, metal, and more; annual event that draws crowds of music lovers and some of the top names in the music industry

Fuji Rock
Niigata Prefecture, Japan
Fuji Rock
Top reasons to go: One of the most easily recognizable music festivals in the region, performances by some of the biggest names in the local and international music scene, beautiful venue

Glastonbury
Somerset, UK
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Top reasons to go: Spectacular musical line-up, massive crowd, music range from pop to rock to techno, amazing performances, vast festival grounds

Governors Ball
New York, USA
Governors Ball
Top reasons to go: NYC’s top music festival, festive atmosphere at the campgrounds, excellent performances, and close proximity to the heart of New York

Latitude
Suffolk, UK
Latitude
Top reasons to go: Indie music, family-friendly, scenic location, comedy acts and a wide array of performances

Mawazine
Rabat, Morocco
Mawazine
Top reasons to go: Big-name artists and performers, huge crowds, an extensive list of international names from the music industry

Splendour in the Grass
Byron Bay, Australia
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Top reasons to go: Big name acts and emerging talents, art and creative scene, campgrounds, a vibrant summer music festival

Tomorrowland
Boom, Belgium
Tomorrowland
Top reasons to go: One of the top-of-mind music festivals in the electronic dance music scene, massive crowds, impressive line-up of electronic music DJs, breathtaking stage sets and backdrops