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Summer festivals of Ukraine: music and ethno


This year, music lovers had hard times: global musicians and then cancel concerts, festivals carry on indefinitely, some do “to carry” to other countries. But Ukrainians still know how to have fun and if you try, you can find wonderful events throughout the summer. Keep your eyes on the schedules – and you will find many festivals and celebrations. Today we will introduce you to the declared event, which will take place this summer.

When: June 7-9

Where: Kiev, Trukhaniv island

Price: from 300 USD.

Speakers: Ricardo Villalobos, Art Department, Guy Gerber, Ian Pooley, Aquarius Heaven, Sonja Mooner, Jay Haze, Nastia, Rayo, Timur Basha, Lola Palmer, Dizzy and others.

Festival for dance music lovers Island – this is a 48-hour marathon under the open sky. Three sites: two night scenes, one for “after party”. Fest will appeal to those who love culture club.

When: June 12-15

Where: Lviv

Price: 0 to 800 UAH.

Speakers: Larry Carlton, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Eliane Elias Quartet, Miles Electric Band, Charles Lloyd New Quartet, Lucky Peterson feat. Tamara Peterson.

This international jazz festivals take place in Lviv for the third time. In General will perform about a hundred musicians from 12 countries, also there will be not one jam session, master class and charity run “Jazz mile”. Two scenes from three of the entrance will be free.

Tripilske Colo

When: 26 – 29 June

Where: Rzhyshchiv, Kyiv region.

Price: from 120 to 220 USD.

Ethno-festival on the Dnieper hills will be held for the seventh time. This year ’s Tripilske Kolo” held under the auspices of the element of Earth. At the festival there are many interesting events: cultural, environmental, sports, Wellness, music and other programs.

When: 26 – 29 June

Where: Kiev, Stereo Plaza, SENTRUM

Price: from 460 to 950 UAH

Speakers: Die Antwoord, Deftones, Enter Shikari, Wolfmother, Wild Beasts, Skillet.

The festival, which does not fit into any framework – here are the performers of different genres and it is held not under the open sky, and at concert venues. In addition, the ticket can be bought only on that one day for an event called the festival a little bit odd. In General, if you want to attend a concert announced performers – buy a ticket at Park Live.

When: 1 – 7 July

Where: Transcarpathian region Mizhgirya district, Podobovets village, Shypit waterfall.

Price: free

Speakers: All those who would want

The waterfall is a picturesque 15-foot waterfall in the Carpathian mountains, near which is a beautiful mountain valley. This festival – is a fascinating mix of nationalities, beliefs and ideals. Spend it before the Midsummer festival, which will be the culmination of the event. The festival consistently attracts several thousand people of different subcultures and just interested travelers.

When: 5 – 6 July

Where: Kiev, Singing field, lavrska street, 31

Price: 20 UAH – child ticket, 80 UAH – adult ticket, 50 UAH – camping

This year ’s dream land” celebrates 10 years! In addition to performers of ethno and rock music, visitors will find many activities: traditional folk dance, literary and theatrical performances, food court, etc.

When: July 8-12

Where: Ivano-Frankivsk region, S. Uni

Price: from 100 to 350 UAH

Artpole – this is a laboratory with master classes, lectures, LandArt program and film screenings. Last day of the festival ’ s music. Artpole was the first Ukrainian open-air, so it is especially important ever to attend the event. You will be able to visit non-traditional workshops of traditional crafts, experimental, ethno-music and to try a lot of activities.

Woodstock Ukraine

When: July 8-12

Speakers: Watch for updates

About Woodstock knows every self-respecting rock and roll frontman. We have this charity event will be held for the second time. Last year on the stage of the festival was Sex carbon Band, Wild Pig, Metka, TNMK, Skay. VIA, Mandry, Haydamaky, Taruta, Coral and others. This year the festival program is not yet fully known, you can follow the updates in groups.

When: August 1-3

Where: Crimea, Cape Fiolent

Price. from 200 to 1300 USD.

Speakers: Line-up another form.

About «Neighboring World” was a lot of debate, but the organizers claim that the sixth time it will be held in the same beautiful place as before. The festival is “apolitical”, so it continues to plan. Here are the groups of many genres, so that any music lover will find the performance to taste. The program for 2014 is formed, so actually not yet known, will host the festival or not.

When: 8 – 10 August

Where: Lviv region, village Rogatica

Tickets: from 400 to 550 UAH. three days

Speakers: Zdob Si Zdub, Sergiy Zhadan that Dogs in Cosmos, Rocky Leon.

The festival, which takes place in the former camp ’s Sunny meadow” will appeal to all who love music, festival energy and nature. This year’s line-up is very strong, so you should stock up your backpack, sleeping pad and tent and head West.

When: 5 – 7 September

Where: Kamianets-Podilskyi

Tickets: 150 UAH for three days of the festival

Speakers: Tin soncia, Slot, Rollx, Dakh Daughters, Jinjer, Morphine Suffering, Infected Rain, Vivienne Mort, One in a canoe, Skinhate.

This antikommercheskuyu live music festival and street art will appeal to those who like contemporary street art. Kamenetz-Podolsk – the perfect place that shows how to solve the cultural and social problems of small towns by bringing artists and musicians.