8 Exotic Dance Music Festivals you can't miss

Posted at July 5th, 2015 | by Karan Acharya | in

Here’s a list of 8 exotic dance music festivals which are not well known but are worth the experience for anyone who loves to explore new places and of course is a fan of dance music.


1) Dimensions Festival


This 4 day music festival is pretty much a pre party for the Outlook Music Festival and has three quaint locations including an abandoned fort, a roman amphitheatre and a beautiful beach.


WHEN: 24 – 28 August 2016
WHERE: Pula, Croatia

2) Oasis Festival




Picture relaxing by the pool and enjoying some of your favourite house and techno beats, in a land far away from the hustle and bustle of city life, right between the snow-capped Atlas Mountains and Sahara Desert. Away from bustling city life, this festival is a perfect retreat for any person who is looking for the ideal getaway.

WHEN: 16 – 18 September 2015
WHERE: Fellah Hotel, Morocco

3) Life Festival




The Life Festival at Ireland is probably one you would have never heard about and one you sure will want to. Taking place beside a lake on the grounds of the Belvedere House, which is actually a castle, this will definitely leave you astounded.


WHEN: 27-29 May, 2016
WHERE: Belvedere House, Westmeath, Ireland


4) Exit Adventure



The Exit Adventure consisting of the Exit Festival (7-10 July) and Sea festival (14 -16 July) was named ‘Best Major European festival’ for a reason . With a stunning locale consisting of a Petrovaradin Fortress, that dates back to 1692 , sprawling grounds consisting of secluded meadows and fields, an underground tunnel system and a lush valley where the Dance Arena is located this festival is a gem indeed. Moreover it hosts some of the major artists like Martin Garrix , Hardwell , Oliver Heldens and loads more.

WHEN: 7 – 16 July 2016
WHERE: Novi Sad, Serbia

5) Wooded Festival




Hosted by the Polish duo Catz N Dogz , this festival takes place outside the Lesnica Castle , a 12th Century relic and boasts of a huge international line-up.

WHEN: 20- 22 May 2016
WHERE: Lesnica Castle, Wroclaw, Poland


6) Earth Frequency Festival



With a perfect blend of Dubstep, Drum & Bass, Experimental, Psytrance and House along with the scenic locale of the luscious green woods of Queensland this festival is the pride and joy of loads of fans around the world. Includes a who mix of music and activities like yoga and other forms of entertainment.

WHEN: 12-15 Feb, 2016
WHERE: Ivory’s Rock, Queensland, Australia


7) Hideout Festival




Entering into its 5th successful year, The Hideout Festival is known for its infamous after parties, pool and fun boat parties throughout the 5 day festival. Besides getting a chance to party along the beach or even a cliff by the sea it really doesn’t get better than this.

WHEN: 26 – 30 June 2016
WHERE: Novalja, Croatia


8) Monegros Desert Festival



Monegros Desert Festival is an annual electronic music festival held in the Monegros Desert in Spain, usually held in mid-July, attracting loads of international bands and DJs such as Skrillex, Boys Noize and more. The experience in the desert is one to remember.


WHEN: Mid July
WHERE: Finca Les Peñetes, Spain

Karan Acharya

Exceptionally passionate about music especially Electronic Dance Music. Freelance Disc-Jockey. Actively involved in Sports and Dramatics as well


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