New Horizons Festival 2019: Adventure is calling! Each year, Germany’s New Horizons Festival unlocks the gates to a world filled with electronic dance music. The journey transports visitors to a multitude of different worlds, revolving around its own genre of music. In only two short years, New Horizons has quickly grown to become one of […]New Horizons Festival 2019 Otto-Flimm-Straße 53520 Nüburg, Deutschland Nürburg Germany
Each year, Germany’s New Horizons Festival unlocks the gates to a world filled with electronic dance music. The journey transports visitors to a multitude of different worlds, revolving around its own genre of music. In only two short years, New Horizons has quickly grown to become one of the biggest and best music festivals in Europe! Drawing in over 150 names from around the globe, the three day event has been labeled as ‘seven festivals in one’, with some of the biggest brands and labels coming together to co-host the event. In addition to the music, a range of performers, art installations, activities and more, all make up the ultimate festival experience.
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This year’s edition features a number of impressive headliners on the phase one main stage lineup. Dutch DJ and producer Don Diablo will return to the New Horizons main stage in 2019, alongside an impressive bill of talent. American electronic trio Major Lazer will be bringing their unique reggae inspired sounds to the three day event. Australian musician Timmy Trumpet has become one of the most anticipated performers in the festival scene with his unique sounds. Finally, for the first time in New Horizons history, hardstyle duo Project One will headline the main stage with their first ever performance in Germany.
New Horizons Festival takes place in Nürburgring, Germany (Otto-Flimm-Straße 53520 Nüburg, Deutschland).
The town of Nürburg is located in the South West district of Ahrweiler, Germany. The nearest major airport is Cologne Bonn Airport. Nürburg can be reached from the airport by train in around four hours. It is however, recommended to book a bus transfer in advance as regional trains can be quite expensive. Shuttle services are available to purchase, running to and from Cologne Bonn Airport.
There are a number of official and unofficial travel partners for New Horizons Festival, transporting visitors from in and around Germany to the event. HardTours has grown to become the leading festival tour company in Europe, with official tickets guaranteed with the purchase of any package. Return transfers start at only 40 euros and operate within Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein and Luxembourg.
Parking is also available at the festival and it is recommended to purchase parking tickets upfront to minimise delays upon arrival. Motorbike parking is free of charge.
There are countless accomodation options available in the nearby city of Nürburg, ranging from hotels to vacation rentals and more. Frequent shuttle services run between the festival and Koblenz train station throughout the entire event.
The festival offers four different levels of camping; Basic, Comfort, Royal and WOMO. Basic camping is the cheapest and primary level of camping but only offers access to the basic campsite. Comfort camping grants visitors access to the pool party, silent disco and community area. You can bring your own tents or purchase a pre-pitched tent in this campsite. The Royal Garden is a VIP campsite with pre-pitched tents and parking is included. Finally, the WOMO campsite allows travellers to bring their own campers and tickets must be purchased per vehicle in addition to weekend tickets. All levels of camping also grant visitors access to the basic campsite.
Hotel packages are also available directly through the festival and cottages start at around 200 euros per person.
There are a number of things to see and do throughout the weekend at New Horizons Festival. Campers have the opportunity to attend the official pre-party at the campground for a crazy night full of fun! A number of carnival rides and activities are also available to enjoy throughout the festival grounds.
In addition to a range of activities offered at New Horizons, there are many attractions located throughout the town of Nürburg. Located in the German Eifel Mountains, ’Nürburg Castle’ has become a popular historical attraction. A number of stunning natural locations such as the ‘Hochkelberg’ mountain offer hiking trails and panoramic views of the city.
The next edition of New Horizons Festival will take place from August 21-25, 2019.
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