During July, Hungary’s music-festival season is in full swing all across the country–here are some of the most popular annual extravaganzas happening this month outside of Budapest.
This premier electronic-music party by Central Europe’s biggest lake hosts the Wu-Tang Clan, Armin van Buuren, Steve Aoki, and the Prodigy. July 11-14: Zamárdi. www.balatonsound.hu
The charming town square here becomes the venue for world-class artists like American jazzman Marcus Miller and Spanish flamenco legend Paco de Lucía. July 16-20: Veszprém. www.veszpremfest.hu
A forested hillside campground welcomes diverse international acts–including Queens of the Stone Age, Martin Solveig, and Parov Stelar–along with great Magyar bands. July 3-6: sopron. www.volt.hu