Top 10 Largest Music festivals in the world

Donauinselfest

Donauinselfest is the largest open-air festival of music held at Donauinsel in Vienna, Austria with around 3 million visitors in 3 days. 

Donauinselfest originated in 1984. Since then, it includes all types of music genres like pop, rock, hip-hop, folk, metal songs, and so on. Along with that, there are different forms of dance activities and other activities which are carried out the whole day. 

The music fest generally starts in late June every year with more than 2 million visitors every year. The music fest had the highest number of visitors in 2016 and 2019 with 3 million attendees, 13 stages accompanied by 600 hours of music, and 17 contrasting contents. 

Donauinselfest Music Festival
Donauinselfest Music Festival

Singers:

Bloodhound Gang, Juli, Silvermond, Master Blaster, Christina Sturmer. 

Mawazine:

A Mawazine is the Moroccon International music festival clenched in Rabat, turning the spotlight on international and local music artists. 

The Mawazine music festival is launched every year in Morocco to promote the cultures and lifestyles of Morocco.  African people ordinarily love partying and dancing which can be fulfilled in this music festival. 

The festival originated from the personal secretary of King Mohammed in 2013 when more than 2.5 million people attended the music festival making Mawazine the largest music festival in the world. 

Mawazine music festival clenched over 90 acts in seven different stage performances by international and local music artists and musical bands. 

Singers:

Whitney Houston, Stevie Wonder, Iggy Azalea, and David Guetta

Mawazine
Mawazine

Summerfest:

Summerfest is the largest American annual music festival in the world held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with a venue of 12 stages. 

Summerfest allures more than 800,000 people every year upgrading itself as the World's largest music festival which was certified by Guinness World records in 1999. 

Summerfest generally runs for 11 days each year from late June to early July which includes America's independence day. Summerfest is a large music festival that is not only about the music, it is also about the comedy shows, shopping, fireworks, and various outdoor games.

The most gripping part of this music festival is the cheaper ticket which is just $20 to get access to the Summerfest festival. 

Singers:

Tina Turner, Bruno Mars, Lady Gaga, Dave and Matthews Band, Kenny Chesney, Whitney Houston, and The Rolling Stones. 

Summerfest
Summerfest

Woodstock

Woodstock is the music and art fair that is held in Bethel, New York on Max Yasgur's dairy farm for the first time in 1969. 

Woodstock is the biggest music festival in the United States that involved rock-pop music, metal songs, and folk music. 

The most interesting fact about this event is that entry is free which allows people to watch the cultures and lifestyles of Bethel. 

The festival is conducted for 3 days and consists of peace, love, and music. In addition, this festival is listed as number 19 out of 50 moments that transformed the history of rock and roll. 

Woodstock usually occurs in August and included around 750,000 audiences in 2014.

Singers:

Rachi Havens, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Santana 

Woodstock
Woodstock

Rock In Rio

Rock In Rio is the largest music festival that is occurred in Brazil every 2 years and originated in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 

Rock in Rio is mainly for rock music, however, other genres like pop, funk and electronic music fill the air of Brazil.

This music festival had 1.5 million attendees in the first event, 7000,000 attendees in the second and fourth events, and 1.2 million attendees in the third event.

The festival is overwhelmed by the spices added by Jessie J, Charlie Puth, and Drake amongst other performances on the stage. 

Singers:

Jessie J, Charlie Puth, and Drake, Hailee stenfeld

Rock in Rio
Rock in Rio

Coachella

Coachella is the annual music and art festival in the United States, that is held at Empire Polo Club in Indigo, California. 

Coachella is one of the reputed, renowned, and profitable festivals that involve rock, pop, roll, and also the arts and sculptures. 

This festival occasionally occurs in April every year with attendees over 500,000 people every year. 

Coachella was started as a single-day event but then it is three days event now including the performances of famous artists from Coachella like Lady Gaga and Bob Dylan. 

Singers:

Lady Gaga, Bob Dylan, Beyonce, and Kendrick

Coachella
Coachella

Sziget

Sziget is the largest music fair in Europe which is held every August in Northern Budapest, Hungary. 

This music festival first originated in 1993 with over 500,000 attendees every year. The festival is not only about music, it involves various activities like the circus,  sporting events, and movies. 

The music festival event lasted for a week with different music genres performances by famous musicians and bands. 

Singers:

Rihanna, Muse, and Kendrick

Sziget
Sziget

Essence

Essence is a music festival that started in 1995 as a one-time event to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Essence magazine. 

Essence is celebrated in Orleans, Louisiana, the United States to celebrate the African-American Culture aiming for women. the event has very good noteworthiness for fashion and fashion industry. 

Essence has attendees of more than 500,000 every year. 

Singers:

Diana Ross, Solange, Mary J.

Essence
Essence

New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival

New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival are one of the oldest festivals in New Orleans that is held to celebrate local music and culture. 

The main focus of the Jazz fest is to attract many tourists to New Orleans each year. The festival consists of arts, music, shopping sites, and a variety of delicious food to taste which makes this place more vibrant and bustling. 

The festival had around 470,000 attendees and the festival did not end even after the closing date of the music festival event. 

Singers:

Allen Toussaint, Kermit, Ruffins, professor Longhair, Dr. John, Big Freedia, and The Neville Brothers

New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival
New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival

Electric Daisy Carnival

The Electronic Daisy Carnival is an electronic music festival held every year including dances in Las Vegas. 

The electronic daisy carnival is the largest dance music festival in North America recently and includes art installations and carnival rides. Now after the inspection the electric daisy carnival event is carried out in other countries like Mexico, Japan, Brazil, the UK, and India. 

Besides, the music fest, they also have LED and 3D glow in the murky places. The festival usually occurs in June and they have average total attendees of 4000,000. 

Singers:

Calvin Harris, Harwell, and Zedd

Electric Daisy Carnival
Electric Daisy Carnival