Volt is a multicultural festival happening for a 23rd edition in the middle of a forest from Wednesday 1st until Saturday 4th July 2015 with 15 stages and approximately 200 performances over a wide variety of musical styles: rock, pop, jazz, hip-hop, electro, world music, as well as DJs, and theatre shows.
Nearly 120,000 visitors descend on Sopron, the town hosting Volt which lies on the Austrian-Hungarian border, 60 km from Vienna, 200 km from Budapest, 90 km from Bratislava.
Latest additions are Triggerfinger, Ignite, Tiga, Sigma, Dirtyphonics, Ákos, Quimby, Tankcsapda, Punnany Massif, Irie Maffia, Vad Fruttik, Brains, Kiscsillag, 30Y, HS7, Halott Pénz, Intim Torna Illegál, Supernem, The Carbonfools, Wellhello, Péterfy Bori & Love Band, Magashegyi Underground, Szabó Balázs Bandája, Anna and the Barbies, Subscribe, Hiperkarma, Mary Popkids, Ivan and the Parazol, Fish, Fábián Juli & Zoohacker, Chris.SU, Kaukázus, Kowalsky meg a Vega, Bëlga, Ganxsta Zolee és a Kartel, Anti Fitness Club, Csík Zenekar, Pál Utcai Fiúk, HÅÂsök, Animal Cannibals, Akkezdet Phiai, Odett, Beatrice, Paddy and the Rats, Nyers, Majka, Moby Dick, Road, Deniz, The Rockforce, Járai Márk, Bin-Jip, Ladánybene 27, Ocho Macho, Tárkány MÅ±vek, Jónás Vera Experiment, Kéknyúl, Európa Kiadó, Tesco Disco, Budapest Bár, Petruska András, Boggie, Sena, Palya Bea, Kiskalász, Iszkiri, Kaláka, Szatmári Juli, Pankastic!, DJ Jokó, B the First Bonus Track, Romungro Gipsy Band, Buried In My Mind, Kónyai Gipsy Band, Shell Beach, Babel, Headbengs, Honeybeast, Middlemist Red, TooLate, Fran Palermo, Kozmosz, Margaret Island, Esti Kornél, Random Trip, Grappa, The Picard, Zaporozsec, A Kutya Vacsorája, Ef Zámbó Happy Dead Band, Cloud 9+, Soerii & Poolek, Passion Project, Necc Party, Muriel, ZUP, Elefánt, The Biebers, Å½agar, Smile, DJ Radnai, Run Over Dogs, Konyha, Dallos Bogi, Kelemen Kabátban, Anima Sound System, Hobo 70, F 'N R (Fülöp-Németh Róbert gitár szakköre), Grunge Acoustic, A Dalliteráció, 'lensky mob, Prakker, DJ GergÅÂ, Flört Band, Pair O’ and Diceed.
The first acts confirmed were David Guetta, Slash, Fatboy Slim, Nouvelle Vague, Bastille, Ignite, Wilkinson, Motorhead, John Newman, Parov Stelar Band, Rise Against, Parkway Drive, Akos, and Lilly Wood.
Early bird tickets are priced at 95 euros for a 4 day pass, or 37 euros a day.
Gates open at 2pm on Thursday. You can look around and settle into the camping area and take part in a 'socialising' event and sleep in your own tent or wooden bungalow.
There are three places (mobile container units) on the campsite for showering where men and women bathe separately. There are also bio toilets (mobile toilets) and container toilets on the site, which are regularly cleaned and checked.
Sopron is 210 km from Budapest, so you can be at the VOLT Festival in about 2.5 hours from the capital which has good European rail, road, and air links. There are frequent trains leaving from Budapest's Keleti Pályaudvar (Keleti Railway Station) and Déli Pályaudvar (Déli Railway Station) to Sopron, with dedicated trains running to the festival between Budapest and Sopron.
More information will be here when available.
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