The Sonica Dance Festival is a celebration of contemporary music, art and culture. For its 5th edition, the festival has been moved out of Italy to the scenic Balkans.
Montenegro is the new venue. The welcoming beaches with the azure blue sea of the Adriatic Coast, beckon all to come and join in the festivities. For 4 memorable days of fun, happiness and love, head to Montenegro, where all the arrangements have been made to ensure that the visitors enjoy the festival peacefully and most importantly, without compromising on their safety.
The venue of the Sonica Festival 5th Edition is located on the southern sea coast of Montenegro called Velika Plaza, between Ulcinj City and Ada Bojana. The venue is quite accessible as it is only 80km from the capital city of Montenegro, Podgorica. Also, it is only 20km from the Montenegrin port of Bar. Velika Plaza is Montenegro’s finest and perhaps the most popular beach. With its fine sand and pristine waters, Velika Plaza is not only a feast for the eyes and senses but also, it contains therapeutic qualities that are said to have the powers to heal rheumatism and other illnesses. This year’s festival is scheduled to be held from the 12th to 15th of August 2011. From the best electronic music, interesting workshops, flea markets, eco-sustainability and tribal culture to delectable local and international food, biologic and vegetarian cuisine, tourists and visitors have a host of activities to look forward to. The show will host a variety of performing arts and visual shows and it will consist of two stages namely, the main stage and the alternate stage. The main stage will see some of the best producers and djs from the psytrance musical scene. The show promises to give its audience a fantastic musical ride from the deep progressive to the pumping psygressive. The infectious flow of energy and unbelievable visions are bound to keep the adrenalin rush at its height. The alternative stage has much to offer, in keeping with the main stage. It is going to provide just the right environment and ambiance to enjoy the finest contemporary live-music.
The pre-sale tickets for the Sonica Dance Festival will be available till the 17th of July 2011. The pre-sale tickets have been available from the 31st of January 2011. You can check the Sonica website to locate the closest pre-seller. E-tickets can be purchased for the show from the Sonica website. The tickets have been on sale from the 15th of January 2011. You will need a valid email address and a PayPal account to purchase an e-ticket for the festival. You can also use you friends’ paypal account to purchase the same. In order to get the full-pass for the festival, remember to bring a print out of your e-ticket along with your passport, to show at the entrance gate. The first phase of tickets presale is going to be from January 31st 2011 to April 30th 2011. The price of the tickets will be 65 Euros. The next phase will be from the 1st of May to the 17th of July and the price of the tickets will be 85 Euros.
As this side of the Adriatic coast is fast becoming a popular and much sought after tourist destination, it is best to book for your flights in advance.