Sziget news

Sziget receives 'Best European Line-Up' award

Sziget wins award for Best European Line-Up at European Festival Awards! We are super happy and thanks so much for your support and all your votes! Can't wait to see all of you this August!

Extra wooden house rooms & caravans

Seeing the huge demand for onsite accommodations we decided to try and find some more. We are happy to report that our initial offer has now been expanded with a total of 20 wooden houses and 15 caravans, all situated in our VIP campsite. Get it now!

Make Art at Sziget!

Do you have a great idea for an outdoor installation or a finished piece of art or just a finalized concept? Share your idea or your plan with us and be one of the many who build the Island of Freedom! Sziget welcomes the best concepts of designers, artists, light sculptors, etc. to join this tender to make the festival even more extraordinary! 

First 13 names confirmed

Sziget is happy to shape up its 2016 program! The first 13 names of the music line-up have already been revealed, so you can definitely count on acts as Sigúr Ros, Bastille, M83, John Newman, MØ and more! Check the Program section and get ready for many more!

First names for Sziget 2016

The first names of Sziget 2016 have now arrived! Prepare for more as our announcement series is just starting and we a lot to reveal till August! This time please welcome: Bring Me The Horizon, John Newman, Kodaline, M83, MO, Naughty Boy, Parov Stelar and Sigur Rós!  Early Bird tickets are available till 31 December!

The offical aftermovie of Sziget

And finally it has arrived! Watch our official aftermovie that we made for you! Feel the atmosphere of the Island of Freedom, use the energy of our 415.000 Szitizens from more than 90 countries, be inspired by the art installations and cool decorations, sense the program variety the island has to offer and join us in 2016!

Vote for Sziget @ European Festival Awards

The annual voting season of the European festivals is now ON! You can vote for the Island of Freedom in 2 categories: Best Major Festival and Best European Line-Up. Sziget is reigning the Best Major Festival Award for last year, so vote for it to make it the best of the bests this year as well!

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Lovely Szitizens! We are already working on the next Island of Freedom, until you should let us know your favorite music you listen to these days. Also don't forget to check our best photos and daily videos, so you know where you are going to be between 10-17 August, 2016.

Full house for Robbie

Sziget hosted a huge crowd of 80 000 on the Robbie Williams day. The day was sold-out by late night. Passes and day tickets for the next days still available.

Using your smart gadgets the smart way

A big festival like Sziget is full of adventures. Of course you want to keep your friends, relatives, maybe even your enemies posted, so here’s a shortlist to make sure you’re fully prepared!