Your ultimate festival guide
DESTINATION15 6월 2023
Friends gathered; memories made. Festival season is just around the corner, so it’s time to bookmark Europe’s hottest live music events – along with these dance-ready outfits – to ready your getaway...
Primavera Sound | Barcelona, Spain

29 May – 2 June

Kick-starting Barcelona’s festival season is Primavera Sound which returns to the open–air Parc del Fòrum this year. One of the largest festivals in Europe, it offers an appropriately star-studded line-up, including Charlie XCX, FKA Twigs, Lana Del Rey and SZA on the main stage from 30 May to 1 June. Beyond that, Primavera a la Ciutat will take over Barcelona on the preceding days, with complementary activities across the city to kick off the celebrations.

Express yourself

44,90 €

30,90 €

Tommy Hilfiger

Women's triangle fixed bikini top
STYLE TIP

Since the festival draws Europe’s most fashionable crowds, you’ll want to stand out in summer’s must-have fashion. From contemporary silhouettes to party bright hues, nearby La Roca Village has plenty of head-turning styles to choose from.

Complete the look

44,90 €

30,90 €

Tommy Hilfiger

Women's high leg bikini bottom

180 €

126 €

New Balance

Sneakers 'M9060'

175 €

113 €

Maje

Denim shorts with rickrack finishing

85 €

56,10 €

ba&sh

T-shirt 'Evan'

175 €

118 €

Sandro

Flowing viscose shirt
STYLE TIP

An hour-long drive outside of the city will land you at Fidenza Village, where you’ll want to find the perfect cover-up for a sunny day spent on the grassy racecourse. Bold patterns and breezy fabrics make a lightweight shirt a real festival winner in our eyes.

I-Days | Lombardy, Italy

Various dates, 29 June – 12 July

From its heritage punk-themed roots to its current status as one of Italy’s biggest music events, I-Days Festival (also known as Independence Days) is the place to be seen for its legendary headline acts. Taking place throughout June and July at Milan’s SNAI Racecourses, there’s plenty of opportunity to catch your favourite performers from this year’s line-up including Doja Cat, Bring Me The Horizon, Green Day, Sum 41 and many more.

Music icons
Complete the look

129 €

90 €

Polo Ralph Lauren

Prepster short in Newport navy

245 €

165 €

Sandro

Magic leather trainers

34,95 €

24 €

Levi's®

Men's graphic crewneck tee with chest stripe

30 €

20,99 €

Columbia Sportswear Company

Unisex Southgate reversible bucket hat
Mad Cool Festival | Madrid, Spain

10–13 July

Mad Cool’s enviable line-up makes it one of the most popular and inclusive music festivals, with more than 50 pop, rock and indie artists filling its stages in the fashionable Villaverde district. With a renewed focus on sustainability for 2024, expect household names Dua Lipa, Måneskin and The Killers among this summer’s headliners.

Previous headliner Florence & The Machine

225 €

149 €

Michael Kors

Heavy canvas-smooth-grain sneakers 'Nappa'
STYLE TIP

When night falls, all eyes turn to the festival’s iconic Ferris wheel – promising the best views of the expansive space. Pick up some dopamine-boosting brights from Las Rozas Village to complement.

Complete the look

175 €

118 €

Sandro

Shirt multicolour

45 €

31,50 €

20 €

Hallhuber

Sunglasses

229 €

129 €

KARL LAGERFELD

2 Tone denim pants

Kate Spade New York

Leila straw triple gusset crossbody

79,90 €

55,90 €

Calvin Klein Jeans

Women's cami top slip dress
STYLE TIP

Electronic music calls for neon brights you’ll be seen in all night long. Stock up on those festival essentials at Maasmechelen Village, just an hour’s drive from Boom. Here, you’ll find joyful pieces like this from Calvin Klein Jeans to take along with you.

Tomorrowland | Boom, Belgium

19–21 and 26–28 July

Each year, a small town between Antwerp and Brussels becomes the focus for millions of streamers as the famous Tomorrowland festival returns to its streets. Once the brainchild of two brothers, today it’s one of the largest electronic dance events, with a purpose-built village for attendees. Don Diablo and Wilkinson are just some of this year’s headliners, though there’s several stages with different acts to work your way around.

Party brights, all-night long
Complete the look

255 €

165 €

Maje

Studded denim jacket

250 €

168 €

Sunglass Hut

Versace pink sunglasses

100 €

69,95 €

Birkenstock

Arizona Grooved slides

299 €

199 €

KARL LAGERFELD

Bag

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Herzberg Festival | Hesse, Germany

25–28 July

For more than fifty years, Germany’s biggest hippy festival, Herzberg has been drawing in fans of folk, rock and the blues to its famous camper village, Freak City. And with its lively subculture and the likes of Pink Floyd’s Nick Mason headlining, it’s easy to see why. With everything from networking events to shiatsu massages, batik workshops and yoga sessions to relax and rejuvenate, there’s plenty to explore in this friendly village event.

Folk festival vibes

355 €

230 €

Maje

Crochet cardigan with fringing
STYLE TIP

Airy silhouettes and soft, paisley prints will have you embracing Herzberg in true boho fashion. Plan a visit to Wertheim Village before packing your bags, as you’ll find plenty of florals, crochet and flared styles to take along with you, like this cardigan from Maje.

Complete the look

545 €

269 €

Michael Kors

Cece shoulderbag

155 €

100 €

Maje

Crinkle-effect satin crop top

215 €

139 €

Maje

Crinkle-effect satin skirt

245 €

165 €

Sandro

Flat sandals in smooth leather

99 €

64,95 €

HUGO

PVC rain boots with logo patch
STYLE TIP

With Bicester Village just 30 minutes away, make sure you stop by for a pair of wellies and a lightweight mac. Bright, bold and colourful, they’ll have you covered for all eventualities. It’s a British summertime, after all…

Wilderness Festival | Oxfordshire, UK

1–4 August

Come August, adventure into Oxfordshire’s sprawling Cornbury Park for four days of non-stop entertainment at Wilderness Festival. Alight with community, inspiration and plenty of glitter, this boutique event showcases art, comedy, workshops and artisan food alongside hero headliners including – in recent years – Christine and The Queens, Fatboy Slim and The Chemical Brothers. For families, there’s an entertainment field to keep the little ones occupied. Plus, the bravest amongst you can take a dip in two outdoor swimming lakes.

A weekend of pure escapism
Complete the look

149,95 €

99,95 €

HUGO

Oversized-fit blouse in cotton with handwritten logo

17,95 €

11,95 €

HUGO

Ribbed cotton-blend skater socks with multi-coloured slogan

250 €

167,50 €

Sunglass Hut

Prada sunglasses

Levi's®

Women's denim shorts
Electric Picnic | County Laois, Ireland

16–18 August

Firmly established as one of the world’s most unique festivals, Electric Picnic at Stradbally Hall is home to Ireland’s largest annual gathering of music and arts, dubbed the “ultimate rock n’ roll circus”. Serving up everything from music and theatre, to cooking demos and holistic therapies, it’s one of the most delightful ways to round off summer celebrations on the Emerald Isle.

Previous headliner Billie Eilish

45 €

30,99 €

Under Armour

Women's continuum mid sports bra
STYLE TIP

Plan a trip to nearby Kildare Village, where you’ll find all your festival essentials – including the cycling shorts and sports bras you’ll be wearing with your favourite baggy band tee for everything from early morning meditations to sunset raves.

150 €

105 €

Diesel

Women's denim shorts

59,95 €

39,95 €

BOSS

Organic-cotton short-sleeved T-shirt with seasonal artwork

Luisa Cerano

Sweater

60 €

39,95 €

HUGO

Italian-made slides with patent logo strap

Polo Ralph Lauren

Leather jacket
STYLE TIP

Although it’s a party in a park, you’ll still want to channel that effortless Parisian rock chic. Less than an hour from the festival’s venue is La Vallée Village, with a covetable edit of leather jackets to add a tougher edge to your look.

Rock en Seine | Paris, France

21–25 August

After playing host to the 2024 Olympic Games, Paris sets the stage again for the return of one of France’s largest festivals, Rock en Seine. True to its roots, there are five stages at the scenic Domaine de Saint-Cloud, showcasing the best in rock music through mainstream headliners as well as a ‘Mini Rock en Seine’ for younger listeners. Fred Again, Lana Del Rey and Massive Attack are a few set to play the main stage, but make time to scout out the newcomer areas too – you won’t be disappointed.

Party in the park
Complete the look

179,95 €

119,95 €

HUGO

Maxi skirt in crepe georgette with camouflage-style print

89 €

59 €

KARL LAGERFELD

Signature padded tee

Closed

Cowboy boots

Michael Kors

Crossbody bag 'Mercer'
Superbloom | Munich, Germany

7–8 September

Round off festival season with Munich’s Superbloom, set in the breath-taking Olympic Park. Delight your senses with a fusion of music, art, culture and lifestyle, which, as the name suggests, enables a space where ideas bloom and creatives gather to make the world a better place. Of course, there’s an honourable line-up of music acts, including One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson, Sam Smith and The Chainsmokers, but it’s the inspiring speakers, artists and performances that will have you hooked.

Headline acts

175 €

113 €

Maje

70s Floral print trousers
STYLE TIP

Embody the festival’s carefree nature with pretty florals and flowing silhouettes that’ll swirl from dusk ‘til dawn. Nearby Ingolstadt Village has a beautiful selection of soft prints and ruffled fabrics, just in time for the new season.

Complete the look

85 €

55 €

Maje

Wide silkscreen-printed SUMMER T-shirt

90 €

63 €

Birkenstock

Shoes 'Arizona'

Maje

Bucket hat

450 €

289 €

232 €

Coach

Small straw tote in tangerine
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