Welcome to the Press Area of Sziget Festival!

Until the ’Island of Freedom’ opens its gates in August we will keep you updated and gather the most useful materials that could support your coverage of Sziget Festival. Here you will able to find all press releases, press photos, video materials and information you need in advance. In case you would like to know basic information of the festival, check the About section of our website.

On the spot at Sziget, more than 2000 accredited journalists work from over 40 countries: covering concerts and activities, making interviews and taking photos of the acts. If you would like to be a part of this international team and be an accredited journalist from your country, make sure you publish our news and follow our activities as this will be an important part of the accreditation process. You will be able to find the online accreditation form below.

If you have any further questions, please contact our team at press@sziget.hu!


Accreditation for Sziget

Application deadline has already expired for this year's event.



Press Releases and Photo/Video materials

Check out the official press releases of Sziget Festival 2016!

Press Releases

Press photos can be downloaded from here:






Use our photo materials to make your coverage more colourful! Don’t forget to credit the photographers as Rockstar Photographers (@rockstarphotographers).

You can find many videos on the Sziget Festival Official YouTube channel covering the festival; feel free to link it to your coverage. Probably the best video to use is the Official Aftermovie of Sziget 2016.