Lithuania will kick start the summer of 2016 with Summerburst Baltic, a festival known as Scandinavia’s largest electronic dance music event. For the five years in a row Summerburst was held in Sweden and draws crowds and artists on an international level. This year the festival will be held outside Sweden for the first time ever. 2 day festival Summerburst Baltic will be set on 11 and 12 of June in Vingis Park, at the centre of Vilnius, a capital of Lithuania.
„We are pleased to announce that the famous dance festival Summerburst Baltic will be brought to the Lithuania for the first time. Two days and nights of the best electronic dance music from world‘s biggest DJs and artists will be unforgettable experience for all the music fans“, – said director of the festival and Live Nation Lithuania representative Deividas Afarjanc.
Despite having only started up in 2011, Summerburst has quickly gaining notoriety and popularity, firmly establishing itself as the one to best on the European festival scene. Year after year it attracts the biggest and most exciting artists on the house, electronic and dance music scene. After 2011’s sell-out weekend, Summerburst took on two locations for 2012, with both Gothenburg and Stockholm playing host. The festival transforms their city centre locations into a massive outdoor day club, which atracts more than 120,000 visitors across both cities. In the summer of 2016 Scandinacia’s largest music event is adding a third festival – Summerburst Baltic. The new festival, the largest of its kind in the Baltic states, will be organised by Live Nation Lithuania. Event will take place in Vingis Park, Vilnius on 11 and 12 of June.
The start of summer in Lithuania is set to be huge, with internationally acclaimed French DJ and producer DAVID GUETTA and Norwegian DJ/producer KYGO both headlining the first installment of Summerburst Baltic festival. Other headliners are: DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKE, AFROJACK, ALESSO, STEVE ANGELLO, DON DIABLO, NERVO, NERO, W&W, BASSJACKERS, DISCIPLES, ALAN WALKER, MATTN … and more than 20 biggest electronic dance music stars. After the cold and darkness winter months have passed and summer finally breaks through, the Lithuanians are very much ready to party, and Summerburst Baltic is there waiting to greet them with open arms.