After the success of Hideout Festival and Parklife Festival in 2013, the teams behind Hideout, The Warehouse Project and Field Day took a step into the Unknown! On September 10th 2013, Unknown Festival was born in ‘Rovinj’. The festival saw a combination of live acts and DJs come together, as Unknown delivered one of the line ups of the summer in a beautiful untouched location that reflected why Croatia is becoming every bodies new favourite clubbing destination. Richie Hawtin, Dixon, Ame, Maceo Plex, Mano Le Tough, Daniel Avery, Four Tet, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Disclosure & Joy Orbison were just some of the names who performed over the four days.
This year, Unknown returns with another fine blend of live acts and DJs announced. If your an Innvervisions and Life & Death fan, you’ll be very happy to see the likes of Dixon, Ame, Henrik Schwarz, Mano le Tough, Tale of Us and Ten Walls (Live) all announced. There are a number of British acts also announced, George Fitzgerald, Dusky, Bicep and Joy Orbison join Seth Troxler, Daniel Avery, Simian Mobile Disco, Optimo, Gerd Jansen on an line up that gets better and better every time you look at it. As for the headline live acts, Wild Beasts, Jungle, Forest Swords join headline act Chvrches.
The festival takes place in September (8-12th), with a number of unique day and night stages, live concerts and boat parties set to take place over the five days. If you need any more convincing, check out the highlights video below, if it’s an oversee’s festival that you have your eyes on this summer, this could well be it…. Tickets start at £129, with accommodation packages available.