Sziget has loads of other things on offer to festival goers, as well as the music, there is; theatre, dance, classical music, cabaret, performances, films, fine art, crafts, literary presentations, programmes for kids, sports and other free time activities. In 2012 the Sziget Festival was visited by Michael Eavis, who said Sziget is “a fantastic festival, more colourful and probably a lot cleaner than Glastonbury.”
Sziget Festival takes place on Óbudai-sziget, an island in the Danube, Budapest, Hungary. Taking place in August, the festival started as a local event in 1993 playing host to various Hungarian artists and has grown into a large European festival, showcasing over a thousand international artists over 60 stages, from many genres, to 400,000 daily visitors, half of which come from outside Hungary.
2015 will see the 23rd edition of Sziget take place from Monday 10th to Monday 17th August, with camping available from Monday 10th August.
They join Robbie Williams, Kings of Leon, Florence & The Machine, Martin Garrix, Alt-J, Foals, Marina and the Diamonds, Interpol, Gogol Bordelllo, Alesso, Knife Party, Paloma Faith, Gentlemen & The Evolution, SBTRKT, Nervo, W&W, Blasterjaxx, The Ting Tings, Passenger, Dropkick Murphys, Jamie Woon, The Maccabees, Awolnation, Ella Eyre, Milky Chance, Jungle, Selah Sue, Foxes, Tyler The Creator, Beatsteaks, Fauve, MØ and many more. (Source: http://www.efestivals.co.uk/festivals/sziget/2015)
If you wanna make the most of your week in Budapest, pay us a visit to 4Play Lounge after your favourite band. After the whole day spent in the heat and crowd why don’t you cool yourself down with an ice-cold drink and have the dance of your life? We guarantee the best time ever till dawn from 10p.m. every day in the best striptease bar of the city! We’ve got an extra surprise for the “Szitizens”: show us your festival wristband and we gonna give your second drink for free! We hope to see you very soon.