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Early-Bird Prices and Other Numbers at Sziget (2019)


Not long after the festival revealed its first major name - Ed Sheeran - for Sziget 2019, the early-bird prices for next year's festival passes were also revealed. Early-Bird Passes The "Full Week" 7-Day pass now costs €299, covering the first-day performance of the redhead Game of Thrones alum and pretty much everything else offered by the event, and will grow to €339 eventually. And for the first time, there are payment plans in place for seven-day passes - you can pay them over five months (€72 per month), 4 months (€93 per month) and 3 months (€125 per month), apparently to cater

Balaton Sound 2018: The Chainsmokers, David Guetta & others

Balaton Sound 2018

Balaton Sound, Sziget Festival's little EDM sister, has just made its first announcement of the year with its first performers. The vast majority of these performers need no introduction: The Chainsmokers David Guetta Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Martin Garrix DJ Snake Jonas Blue Nervo Timmy Trumpet Ty Dolla $ign W&W Next year's Balaton Sound will be a five-day event that takes place between the 4th and 8th of July in Zamádi, Hungary. As the lineup announced so far shows, this is an event focused mostly on EDM, perfect for a party on the Balaton beach (which is often referred to

Sziget Israel Next Year, Lower Profits in 2017

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When the ownership of the Sziget Festival has changed earlier this year, many spoke of the brand's potential international expansion. Today, the Hungarian press has revealed that the first steps in this direction have already been taken: according to Hungarian online newspaper Népszava citing Sziget KFT manager Kádár Tamás, discussions are already under way about a similar festival to be organized in Israel, maybe as early as next year. The event might take place in a location close to Tel Aviv, at a distance from the capital similar to that of the Óbudai Island is from Budapest. The "Sziget" brand will

Sziget 2017 Ticket Prices Published

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Next year's Sziget Festival will be an anniversary edition - it will be the 25th time the event is organized at Budapest's Hajógyári Sziget. The tickets for the event will become available on September 25th - and now we know the prices, too. Here they are: Sziget 2017 tickets: Early bird specials 7-Day Pass - with Szitizen Prime (valid between August 9, 2017, at 6:00 AM and August 16, 2017, at 8:00 AM) €250 (for 25 hours) includes basic camping with the possibility to upgrade early move-in possible with Moving-in 3-Day Pass or Moving-in Tuesday Ticket 5-Day Pass - with Szitizen Prime (valid between August 11 and

Ticket Sales for Sziget 2017 Start on September 25th

Next year will be the 25th when the Obuda island in Budapest transforms into the Island of Freedom. Sziget will be back in 2017 with one edition that should be huge, considering that it's an anniversary one. The organizers of the event have announced that the ticket sales for next year's event will start on September 25th, at 5PM local time (GMT+1). And they announced the dates of the festival, too: between the 9th and 16th of August 2017 (once again, Wednesday to Wednesday). Mark the date, and keep an eye out for announcements! 25 years of Sziget Music events were held before

#sziget2016 Tickets Start to Sell on November 24th (Updated)

Sziget 2016 tickets to go on sale on November 24th

Update (November 12): The "first 24 hours special" prices are out for the 7 and 5 day passes: 7 Days pass (Szitizen Prime)  - EUR 235 5 Days pass (Szitizen Prime) - EUR 199 The prices for the rest of the day will be as follows: 7 days pass: Early bird: 235 € Advance Round 1: 249 € Advance Round 2: 269 € Full Price: 289 € 5 days pass Early bird: 199 € Advance Round 1: 215 € Advance Round 2: 235 € Full Price: 255 € Day tickets: Early bird: 55 € Advance round 1: 59 € Advance round 2: 59 € Full price: 65 € Entry Add-on Tickets: Moving-in 3 days pass: 36 € Moving-in Tuesday ticket: 18 € 5 Days to

Sziget 2016 Tickets to Go on Sale in November

Sziget Festival will return next year between the 10th and the 17th of August - this we already knew. What we didn't know - and has been confirmed by Sziget's official Twitter feed - that the tickets for Sziget 2016 will become available this November. The festival's organizers haven't revealed the exact date yet. Sziget is preparing the list of performers who will be on stage during next year's event. The festival is considering the playlists of its fans, discovering new talent from around the world as we speak. In the meantime, the festival has gathered two nominations at the European Festival

Sziget Expects 400k+ Visitors This Year

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The time to purchase Sziget tickets at "early bird" rates has passed. Since August 1st, tickets and passes can only be bought at full price, the Sziget Festival website has announced a few days ago. Still, they say all those interested should buy their tickets and passes ASAP, as the ticket sales are just as fast as last year, when passes ran out a week before the start of the event. Gerendai Károly, lead organizer of the Sziget Festival, expects the number of attendees to be around last year's level. "We are preparing for the number of visitors to exceed 400,000 once

Sziget 2015 tickets on sale November 3

Sziget 2015 tickets

Sziget 2015 tickets go on sale November 3, if you like surprises and you don't even need to know who's playing, you'll be able to get them. As far as prices go, they will depend, as always, on whether you want a 5 or 7 day pass. This year, the 5 day pass costs 189 euro, while the 7-day option is 219 euro. You can find out more here.

Sziget 2014 tickets now available!

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Sziget 2014 tickets are now available, and you can get them here. You should also know that, as opposed to other years, when tickets were available for an early bird price, and then would go up in price at a certain date, this time their price will grow progressively as the festival approaches. The early bird stage is until December 31 at midnight; the first advance round is until April 30, with the second one until July 31. The full price will be paid after August 1 and on the spot. Sziget 2014 tickets for the whole week with camping now cost 199