Paleo Festival is an annual rock festival held in Nyon, Switzerland, between Geneva and Lausanne, with the Jura mountains as a backdrop. The 40th Paléo Festival Nyon will be held from Tuesday 21st to Sunday 26th July 2015.
The festival offers six days and nights of festivities over 84 hecatres, 230,000 spectators expected, over 170 concerts and shows taking place on six stages, and a total of 180 food, drink and craft stalls on site, Paléo Festival Nyon is easily the biggest open-air festival in Switzerland and one of Europe's major musical events.
120 secondes, A Moving Sound, Acid Arab Live, Alo Wala, AM444, Angus & Julia Stone, Anthony B, Arno "European Peace Collectif", Arthur H, Baden Baden, Batida, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, Benjamin Clementine, Biga*Ranx, Bigflo & Oli, Blønd and Blønd and BlÅÂÂnd, Brodinski presents Brava, Calogero, Caravan Palace, Charlie Winston, Chinese Man, Christine and The Queens, Coely, Cœur de Pirate, David Guetta, Dawanggang, Disco Doom, Duck Duck Grey Duck, Etienne Daho, Étienne de Crécy presents Super Discount 3, Explosion de Caca, EZ3kiel, Faada Freddy, Fabian Tharin, Faithless, Fauve ≠,, Feu! Chatterton, FKJ Live, Flavia Coelho, FlexFab, FùGù MANGO, Gary Clark Jr., Gocoo, Gramatik, Guillaume Perret & The Electric Epic, Hanggai, Hell's Kitchen, Husbands, Huun-Huur-Tu, Idiotape, Izia, Jambinai, Joan Baez, Johnny Hallyday, Kate Tempest, Kev Adams, Kings Of Leon, Kiril Djaikovski ft. TK Wonder & Ghetto Priest, Klaus Johann Grobe, L'Orchestre des Continents conducted by Thierry Fischer - Piano Louis Schwizgebel, La Forêt, Larytta, Lemonick feat. Vj Gertrude Tuning, Les Tambours de Tokyo, Luce & Mathieu Boogaerts, Madeon, Maïa Barouh, Malicorne, Mina Tindle, Muthoni The Drummer Queen, Nneka, Noreum Machi, Olivia Pedroli, One Sentence. Supervisor, Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp, Pascals, Passenger, Patti Smith and her band performing Horses, Peter Kernel, Pierre Lapointe, Primasch, Puts Marie, Robbie Williams, Robbing Millions, Robert Plant and The Sensational Space Shifters, Rootwords, Salomé Leclerc Santigold, Second Hand Rose, Shake Shake Go, Shanren, Sianna, Sim's, Siriusmodeselektor, Soprano, Soviet Suprem, Sting, The Dø, The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band, The Script, Thylacine, Too Many Zooz, Triggerfinger, Tulegur, Véronique Sanson, Violons Barbares, Wang Li, Yael Naim, Yaniss Odua, Yat-Kha, Yellow Teeth, and Yoanna .
Early bird tickets were priced at 245CHF (approx £170) and have sold out.
As it is Switzerland then there are the clean, flushing loos and highly organised camping.
The campsite is open from midday on Monday 22nd until midday on Monday 29th. Access is limited to festival ticket and pass holders. 4, 5 and 6-day passes is also valid as an access pass to the Camping. Children and young people under the age of 16 who are not accompanied by an adult are not admitted to the campsite.
The Festival is situated in Nyon, Switzerland, between Geneva and Lausanne. The site is close to the motorway exits of Nyon (11) if you are travelling from Geneva and Gland (12) if coming from Lausanne. The site is also served by decent bus transport and the railway station (L 'Asse stop) which is situated very near the main entrance (train Nyon - St-Cergue - La Cure).
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