Balaton Sound 2017: Complete line-up

Balaton Sound 2017: Complete line-up

The program of Balaton Sound , the 5-day non-stop music festival right on the beach of Lake Balaton, is now ready. More than 20 venues will await the visitors who cannot only see the biggest DJs, but have a superb vacation time, right on the beach with parties non-stop. Kygo, Hardwell, Armin van Buuren, Axwell Ingrosso, Tiësto, Marshmello and more than 300 other programs. Discounted tickets are available until 14 June, 2017. 

Balaton Sound: The biggest names of electronic music

Balaton Sound hosts the biggest names of electronic music, so this year fans can once again see the top DJs. The massive Main Stage facing Lake Balaton will hosts such acts as Armin Van Buuren, Axwell Ingrosso, KSHMR, Kygo, Hardwell and on 6th July, there will be even an extra headliner: Tiësto. In addition, G-Eazy, Galantis, Jason Derulo, Robin Schulz, Marshmello, Don Diablo, Krewella, Headhunterz, Zedd will entertain as well as Cheat Codes, just announced now. 

The Jäger Arena is a great venue, with many genres and many exciting acts, featuring Hungarian performers as well. Yellow Claw, Mija, Eptic, Sigma, The Bloody Beetroots, Carnage, Nod One’s Head, Dua Lipa, Netsky, Zeds Dead, Section Boyz, Example & Dj Wire, Troyboi and Hucci will be here as well. 

The Party Arena is one of the core venues of Balaton Sound. In the giant tent, the party will start at 9 pm, where StadiumX, Nicky Romero, Corey James, Raiden, Florian Picasso, Observer x Flip Capella, Blasterjaxx, Timmy Trumpet, Shaun Frank, Juicy M, Showtek, R3HAB, Oxia, Nicole Moudaber, Dave Clarke, Amerigo Provenzano, Ravitez, D.O.D, Afrojack, Kidda will bring their music. 

The Heineken Beach, decorated with a huge pyramid will host: Max Cooper, Flavio Folco, Dubfire, Joseph Capriati, Jan Blomqvist, John Digweed, Mark Reeve, Kungs, Jamie Jones, Art Department, Eelke Kleijn, Erick Morillo, Martin Kremser, Hot Since 82 and Sasha. The Sound & Bass Stage Powered by Bladerunnaz will feature – among many others – Hypoxia, Redpill, TC, Murdock, Dj Guv, Disaszt, Loadstar, Turno, Emperor and Noisia. 

The whole Balaton Sound program will feature more than 300 programs during the 5-days at more than 20 program venues. Many of the venues are built on Lake Balaton itself on piers with an exciting decoration, with many cocktail bars, chill areas, etc. 

As a new program module, small street theatres will also be present at Balaton Sound from this year on. Giant jellyfish, magical live music, spectacular installations and mysterious characters will further make Balaton Sound a great party destination. The Bloco de Budapest Brazil Show, the Compagnie Planete Vapeur, Oakleaf Stelzenkunst and Spark! will be this year’s guests. 

The Elrow Stage will definitely become the party central of the festival with their impressive decorations that will be built on a pier in the Lake itself. Just on the opposite side of the Main Stage, the Psychedelic theme of the Elrow party will bring a crazy vibe to the beach party featuring great DJs as Henry Saiz, Edu Imbernon, CatzN’Dogs, Anja Schneider, Toni Varga, De La Swing, Eddy M, Mario Biani and Bastian Bux. The Elrow Stage will start the party already at noon and will build up the party right until the Main Stage takes over. The night series will start after the closing slot on the Main Stage and will last till sunrise. The venue will have a cocktail bar and comfy sunbeds, so visitors can enjoy the exclusive venue built on the water. 

As an additional program element, visitors can party also on the Lake itself. The exclusive boat parties will leave every day in the afternoon, where prestigious DJs will play such as Sasha, Jan Blomqvist, Max Cooper, Art Department and Eelke Klejn. These tickets can be purchased on top of the 5-day pass to the festival on the festival website. 

Travel & Accommodation 

Getting to Balaton Sound has never been easier. Zamárdi, the host city of Balaton Sound, is one hour away from Budapest and Balaton Sound transfer buses leave from Budapest every day. Friends and groups can also book a private transfer bus to get to Zamárdi in the biggest comfort. Several other options are available as well, these are listed on the Balaton Sound website. Accommodation possibilities are also endless. Campers can stay in the camping area located 10 minutes from the festival site, or they can also book a spot at the Beach Camping, that is right next to the festival site. Hotels, apartments and glamping possibilities are also available. All listed here: 


Discounted tickets are available until 14th June, 2017. Similarly to last year, this year visitors can get two types of passes. The 5-Day Pass, including Day 0, gives the full crazy beach party experience at Lake Balaton. The 4-Day Pass is valid for the so called regular festival days (6-9th July), also giving a great beach party experience for the fans of electronic and hip-hop music. Day tickets for Day 0 and for the regular festival days are also available. For those who are looking for some extra comfort and specialty the VIP passes and VIP day tickets are available with a separate VIP entrance and entry to the VIP area with a grand stand facing the Main Stage.

Last update on May 16 - 20.37 h
Written by Balaton Sound