9 Fall Festivals You Don’t Want To Miss In 2018

Sept. 4, 2018

Photo credit: Life is Beautiful

Summer might be over according to the calendars, but luckily for you – and us both - the festival season doesn’t have to do anything with that. There is a wide variety of fall festivals all over the world to keep you going: hot beach festivals, cool cruise festivals, not to mention those haunted Halloween events.

Let’s see our favorite festivals for this fall!

Lollapalooza Berlin

When: September 7 - 8, 2019

Where: Hoppegarten, Germany

Why we LOVE it: Lolla has something for everyone from electronic music lovers to rock and even rap fanatics, from kids to the elderly. No matter what you're into - music, food or even arts, you'll definitely find the best of it in Berlin this fall!

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When: September 13 - 15, 2019

Where: Del Mar, United States

Why we LOVE it: our favorite adult escape lines up the créme de la créme - and I'm not only talking about music. KAABOO brings you world-class chefs to light up your taste buds, superstar comedians who will leave you with serious muscle soreness in your abs from laughing too much, and outstanding artisans to amuse you with their best art installations.

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Ultra Japan

When: September, 2019 (TBA)

Where: Tokyo, Japan

Why we LOVE it: the recipe is pretty straightforward here. Take the most epic electronic music festival of the galaxy, add 120.000 crazy EDM fans from all over the world, a bunch of awesome DJs, mind-blowing visuals and put it all in the heart of the amazing city of Tokyo. Voilá, that's a perfect electronic music festival for this fall.

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See also: 10 Best EDM Festivals In The USA You Can't Miss This Year »

The BPM Festival Portugal

When: September, 2019 (TBA)

Where: Portimão, Portugal

Why we LOVE it: if you're not ready to let go of summer, BPM is exactly what you need! One of the best beach festivals of the season takes over the beautiful coast of Portugal with the finest DJs of house music and techno. Beach parties, pool parties, and sunshine - everything you can dream of at the end of September!

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Life is Beautiful

When: September, 2019 (TBA)

Where: Las Vegas, United States

Why we LOVE it: come on, it's a festival that takes over downtown Las Vegas with beautiful contemporary art, hilarious comedy and an impressively broad music lineup that features the best of pop, rock, rap, hip-hop, and all kinds of electronic...don't even get me started on the exclusive culinary experiences.

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Groove Cruise Cabo

When: October, 2019 (TBA)

Where: San Diego, United States

Why we LOVE it: well, we could mention the world-class DJs, the beach parties, the gorgeous panoramas, the epic pool parties on board, but it wouldn't be so special without the super fun and loving Groove Cruiser family - this one is really like no other.

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Amsterdam Dance Event

When: October, 2019 (TBA)

Where: Amsterdam, Netherlands

Why we LOVE it: dance music takes over the Dutch capital, 2500 of electronic music's finest DJs are all over you look in town, plus there is a conference during the day with 500+ stunning speakers if you'd like to learn more about what's going on behind the scenes of dance music. I mean, how could you possibly resist this extravaganza?

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When: October, 2019 (TBA)

Where: San Bernardino, United States

Why we LOVE it: holy Pasquale Rotella, that lineup is just epic! As if the myriad of EDM gods wouldn't be enough, Escape brings you the craziest Halloween carnival you can imagine, with the creepiest creatures of your nightmares and mad stage designs.

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See also: 10 Best EDM Festivals in Europe You Can't Miss This Year »

It's The Ship

When: November, 2019 (TBA)

Where: Singapore, Singapore

Why we LOVE it: if partying in Singapore or Phuket wasn't enough, Asia's craziest cruise festival combines all this with mad pool parties on board and the best DJs of electronic music. It's the ship has a flawless reputation with several sold-out seasons, and judging by the lineup this journey will only raise the bar!

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So which one will you go for? Let us know on Twitter or Facebook and don't forget to share with the squad! wink

Monika Tudja

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Monika fell in love with live music and festivals when she was 16, and she didn't stop loving and attending them ever since. She is passionate about singers with raspy voices, electronic music, and this site here that she co-founded so you guys can explore the best music festivals around the globe.

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