Sonar Electronic Music Festival

From: Barcelona Festivals and Events 2016-2017

See also: Magic FountainNational Palace (MNAC)

Sonar Electronic Music Festival
The Sonar Electronic Music Festival takes place in the heart of the city and involves media events as well as local and internationally acclaimed musicians and DJ's who perform over the course of the festival's three days attracting simply thousands of spectators.

The festival consists of Sonar by Day and Sonar by Night which take place at different venues with both locations offering several stages for live music performances with music from a variety of genres such as house, techno, hip-hop, rock and pop.

Other events taking place at the Sonar by Day and Sonar by Night are the exhibitions and music fairs which offer a great selection of the latest music technology and equipment that's currently out or soon to be released.

Some other areas of interest include the cinema exhibition which offers a varied selection of new films from up and coming directors as well as a multimedia art section.

There are plenty of refreshments available at the festival and both sites are within easy reach of each other with plenty of extra transport laid on.

Date Of Sonar
The Sonar Electronic Music Festival takes place annually for three days in the middle of June.

Sonar By Day is held at the Fira de Barcelona in the Placa D'Espanya which is in front of the Magic Fountain and Sonar By Night takes place at the Fira Gran Via L'Hospitalet.

Travel Guide
Both venues are very accessible and close to each other and are easily reached by taxi, SonarBus, FGC Train and bus.