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What is Donauinselfest?

What is Donauinselfest?
What is Donauinselfest?

Donauinselfest is the biggest free open air music celebration in Europe. It is a yearly celebration which happens on Danube Island in Vienna, Austria. In 2016, three million individuals went to.

Donauinselfest (German for Danube Island Festival) was begun in 1983 by the Social Democratic Party of Austria. In the main year 160,000 individuals went to and the celebration endured one day. These days the celebration keeps going three days and happens in June. To help the celebration run easily there are 1,500 volunteers and more than 1,500 staff, including firefighters, police, slow down guardians and first aiders.

What makes the celebration so great is the differing qualities of music and amount of acts. The celebration has twelve phases and on each stage an alternate class of music is played. There is hip-jump, nation, pop, shake, oldies, electronic, society, outside the box and a great deal more. Over the three days more than 300 music, theater and nightclub acts perform. A portion of the greatest music acts who have performed at the celebration include: Sean Paul, Bloodhound Gang, Shaggy and the Vienna Symphony Orchestra. There is likewise an opposition called ‘Shake the Island Contest’ where new groups and specialists can seek an opportunity to perform at Donauinselfest. Every year more than 500 groups and craftsmen enter the opposition!

Another fortunate thing about the Donauinselfest is that it is hung on an island. The island has bunches of greenery and you can see the delightful Danube River. The Danube River is the second longest stream in Europe. In spite of being situated on an island it is anything but difficult to get to Donauinselfest. The island has two underground prepare stations both of which interface with focal Vienna.

This year Donauinselfest keeps running from 23rd – 25th June. I exceedingly prescribe going to!