Hailed as Europe’s answer to Glastonbury, Sziget Festival is known for bringing some of the biggest and best lineups to Eastern Europe, and this year looks like its going to be no different. Taking to Twitter to announce its long-awaited first round of names, the Hungarian festival has announced its first names for 2018.
Taking pride of place as the first three of seven (yes seven!) headliners are Kendrick Lamar, Kygo and Mumford & Sons. They’ll be joined by an all-star lineup, currently featuring Liam Gallagher, Bastille, Lykke Li The Kooks, MØ, Parov Stelar, Kaleo, Zara Larsson, Gogol Bordello, Clean Bandit, Blossoms, Milky Chance, Wolf Alice, Little Dragon, Cigarettes After Sex Goo Goo Dolls, Fink, Seasick Steve, Above & Beyond, Nothing But Thieves, Slaves, Everything Everything, and many many more.
Szitizens! ? We proudly present the first names of #Sziget2018! Early Bird tickets available until 31 January 6 PM (CET)! ? #sziget2018 #islandoffreedom #szigetfestival #loverevolution pic.twitter.com/9vHgPaP4tr
— Sziget Festival (@szigetofficial) January 22, 2018
Featuring over 50 stages Sziget is set to see hundreds of bands descend onto the festival for its 26th edition. Taking over Óbuda Island in the heart of Budapest, Sziget is a one of a kind metropolitan festival, featuring sun, sand and some amazing music. With hundreds of thousands attending the week-long party yearly, Sziget is a must for any self-respecting festival goer.
Tickets for this year’s edition are on sale now for a special reduced price, starting at £275 for a seven-day ticket. For more info, tickets and everything else head over to the Sziget Festival website.