Summerfest is one of the world's most renowned music festivals, and it continues to draw in more artists than most major festivals. In comparison, Coachella and Lollapalooza usually feature around 150 performers. Since its inception in 1999, Coachella has become a highly-acclaimed event, with some of the biggest names in every genre gracing the stage and entertaining passionate fans. If you're looking for the full experience, you can camp at Coachella and bring along your tent and folding garden chair.
Lollapalooza began in 2003 and has since grown to include 170 artists. It has also expanded to other countries, such as France, Brazil, Germany, Argentina, Sweden and Chile. Produced by AEG Presents, the same company that organizes Coachella, NOJAZZ and other major festivals, Firefly is a popular event that attracts some of the biggest stars and energetic audiences. This September marks the tenth anniversary of the festival.
Electronic dance music fans often dream of attending Tomorrowland at least once in their lives. It brings together some of the most renowned stars of electronic music in a major festival with a lineup of artists from EDM, house, techno, drum & bass and more. Armin van Buuren, Martin Garrix, Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike, Diplo, Carl Cox, Charlotte de Witte, Steve Aoki and Tiësto are just some of the many artists who have taken over the Tomorrowland stage. After being canceled twice due to the pandemic, Tomorrowland sold 600,000 tickets this year.
Rock in Rio is another popular festival that features some of the most well-known rock, pop and hip-hop artists of this generation. Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato, Iron Maiden, Post Malone, Marshmello, Jason Derulo, Migos, Guns N' Roses and Måneskin are just some of the performers who will be at this year's Rock in Rio festival next month. When it comes to size and scope, Summerfest stands out from other music festivals around the world. With over 200 acts performing on 11 stages over 11 days each year since 1968, it is one of the longest-running music festivals in history. It has also been named one of the best music festivals by Rolling Stone magazine for its diverse lineup of performers from all genres.
Summerfest also offers a variety of activities for attendees such as carnival rides and games. In comparison to Coachella and Lollapalooza which feature around 150 performers each year respectively; Summerfest stands out as one of the biggest music festivals in terms of size and scope. With its diverse lineup of performers from all genres and its variety of activities for attendees such as carnival rides and games; Summerfest is definitely bigger than Coachella and Lollapalooza.