Bucket List

Croatian festivals to kick start your Croatia vacation

By MedSailors Crew
on  November 13, 2012

Yes, maybe we should hold our horses. After all it’s only winter 2012, not even close to the Croatia sailing holiday season. But if, like me, you are already planning your festival schedule 2013, do not miss these:

Soundwave Croatia

“Perhaps the summer’s most beautiful site” – Time Out

Where: The Garden Tisno (halfway between Zadar (45mins) and Split (60 mins) airports)

When:  Later July

Costs: around €100

Hosted by UK festival company SoundCrash, this festival is offers the best of electronic music. The line-up will be announced at a later stage but judging by acts such as De La Soul, Fink, DJ Yoda, Plaid (Live AV Set), Ghostpoet, Belleruche, Craig Charles, DJ Kentaro, Submotion Orchestra, Mr Thing, they are set for another sold out year in 2013!


Electric Elephant

When:  Mid July, dates tbc

Where: The Garden Tisno (halfway between Zadar (45mins) and Split (60 mins) airports)

Costs:    around €140 (you can grab a loyalty ticket here)

More than just a festival, relax in the sunshine, swim in the sea and dance into the night under moonlit skies amidst breathtaking surroundings. Electric Elephant is a holiday, an escape, a getaway an adventure in the land of music with like minded souls that invokes the original spirit of Ibiza of the seventies and early eighties. Live Love Dance and Free Your Mind!


Inmusic Festival

Chosen by CNN as one of the top 50 festivals in the world in 2012

When:  24-26 June 2013

Where: Island of Youth at Zagreb’s Lake Jarun

Cost:      around €80

This festival featured top acts in 2012 such as Franz Ferdinand, Plan B, Gorillaz Sound System and so many more! We are now anxiously awaiting the 2013 line-up announcement…They are also recently entered into the EU festival awards, and we are holding thumbs for them to win Best Medium Sized Festival.


And of course the best way to wind down after an epic Croatian festival weekend? Come sailing Croatia with Medsailors. Imagine unwinding and relax on the Adriatic coast on a 49 foot yacht, lazily sailing from small Croatian town to smaller Croatia town. We can see it already.

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