Barcelona - Spain
Thu 18 July – Sat 20 July
Sónar Festival is a series of music and digital arts festival taking place in multiple cities. The main edition is held in Barcelona, Spain, but we can find editions all around the world. Places such as Tokyo, Santiago, Istanbul, São Paulo, Reykjavik or Buenos Aires. The festival has now been divided into two different parts: Sónar by Day and Sónar by Night.
Created in 1994, Sónar is a pioneering cultural event with a unique format and content. Its first class reputation as a leading reference for international festivals is thanks to its attention in curation, combining a playful nature, the avant-garde, and experimentation with newest trends in dance and electronic music.
Sónar Barcelona's activities are divided into two main locations: Sónar by Day, located in Fira Montjuïc, concerts and dj's, showcases and Sónar+D; the international congress focused on the digital creative industries and dedicated to creating professional, business and networking opportunities.
Sónar by Night is located at the Fira Gran Via de L'Hospitalet, and hosts live shows and dj sets from the biggest names in international music.