when events bring into the wild
summer & niche festivals
 
 

Culture on the main stages or in the far away forests

The summer festivals take place in natural forests, lake islands and other natural areas. From folk music to psytrance, from pagan rites to the famous modern music artist. Find your event and let's go wild and free.

Choose your summer festival
PAZAISLIS MUSIC FESTIVAL
May to September
Since 1991 he aim of expanding the extent of Kaunas Jazz was already explicit at that time. Later on, the Festival guests' concerts in other cities of Lithuania became an integral part of the Kaunas Jazz Festival. Every year the Kaunas Jazz Festival changes the image of the city—hundreds of cheerful people fill the city streets and halls to enjoy the sounds of jazz.
Klaipeda Jazz '21
4th-6th June
This international jazz festival is organized every summer for lovers of the so-called world music, jazz and light music, of different age and musical taste. Concerts are always given in open-air spaces and are free, and celebrated guests of the Festival give lessons of excellence to students of the Klaipėda University.
Devil Stone
15th-18th of July
Devilstone is a standout open-air festival in the Baltics, Lithuania, remarkable for its broad and colourful presentation of rock, metal and alternative styles. At Devilstone, quality up-to-the-minute rock meets select extreme metal and unique electronica. Positively provocative, Devilstone is the space for musical and artistic discovery.
The World Lithuanian Youth Summit '21
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During the meeting of World Lithuanian Youth, experts in a range of fields will discuss issues crossing business, science, politics and cultural issues. “We see that the meeting, which has already become a tradition, is more and more important every year. Increasing numbers of emigrants,
Days Of Live Archaeology, Kernave
6th-8th July
Kernavė archaeological site, inscribed into UNESCO, is an open-air exhibition created by nature and man over many centuries. During the international festival "Days of Live Archaeology", held since 1999, visitors are invited to put their hands on various crafts of prehistoric times and the Middle Ages with the help of masters of craftsmanship.
Masters of Calm
16th-25th July
Quiet meditation hours mark the beginning of the day in the land of Masters of Calm. The day progresses with a melange of recreational activities like yoga, pilates, callanetics, active training, along with interactive sessions on healthy lifestyle, relationships, parenting, human /psychology, and conscious living.
Galapagai
30th-31th July
One of the biggest international open-air summer festivals of music and entertainment in Lithuania, inviting music lovers to enjoy live performances and outdoor entertainment. The festival takes place at Palūšė, a beautiful corner of nature, where stages are placed to welcome a few dozens of the most famous bands and musicians from all over the world, playing in different styles.
Sea Festival & Baltic Sail 2021
23th-25th July
is a big explosion of creative energy, which happens in Klaipeda in July of each year. It is a certain peak of the summer, after which everything gradually calms down, slows down, moves towards autumn… The Sea Festival shakes the city up, lures people out of their homes, out of everyday routine to break them free of all restraints, so that they may enjoy and release their dreams into the sky.
Granatos
2th-4th of August
Taking place in Lithuanian Open Air Museum in Rumsiskes Granatos is onstantly growing festival has been visited by almost 110 000 people in the past.
Ellie Goulding, Rita Ora, James Arthur, George Ezra, Tove Lo, „Years and Years“, Jess Glynne, Alan Walker, Robin Schulz, Dynoro, Tove Lo, John Newman, Rudimental DJ, Duke Dumont, Lost Frequencies, „Bastille“ etc
Yaga
5th-9th August
is about to celebrating culture, diversity, and for most over – nature. Each year Yaga tries to gather many extraordinary artists to perform their unique form of self-expression. From engaging live music acts to eye-catching visual displays, festival environment transforms wild woods to a psychedelic village for the whole weekend, where so-called modern rituals take place.

Karkle '21
13th-15th August
Once a year Karkle festival gathers people for the celebration of music and sun. Live music on the beach attracts over 20 thousands of attendees to the tiny village. Never-matter your age or the taste of music - it's a fiesta to everyone
Menuo Juodaragis '21
26th-29th of August
 Festival of alter-native music and contemporary Baltic culture is back with new power! For the 23nd time Mėnuo Juodaragis is summoning all tribesman to unforgettable feast - it will be held on August on our beloved wild island at Dūburys lake, Zarasai district, North-eastern Lituania. Four days of unique culture adventure on a fantastic site with truly overwhelming programme! Juodaragis is waiting and calling - come, join the dance!
Summer niche events
smetonines
8th august
The festival is all about celebrating formal president A. Smetona birthday in interwar spirit.
Being hold on the summer villa of our former president A. Smetona the festival invites to enjoy the beautiful park and the mode of those great days.
carts hike with Zemaitukai
End of June
Zemaitukai is the only national Lithuanian horse bread. Being proud of it we enjoy the big hike organized every year on June.
dragon boats race
end of June
Chinese Dragon boats could bring much fun in Lithuanian lakes. Come and enjoy one of our festivals in Siesikai lake next to the great castle of 16th century.
clay
festival
15th August
Traditionally during Assumption day fans of clay gather in Vieksniai.
Modern and traditional clay technologies are best presented in the festival.
mushroom festival
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Mushroom picking can claim to be a Lithuanian national sport, second only to basketball. And as with any sport, there has to be a championship. Every autumn, the Mushroom Festival turns Varėna into one big theme party.
blueberry festival
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No one can tell how many natural treasures for the food and medicine the baltic nature offers all year round. We encourage you discovering the natural treasures for your joy and health.
cheese festival
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No one can tell how many natural treasures for the food and medicine the baltic nature offers all year round. We encourage you discovering the natural treasures for your joy and health.
SAILPLANE GLUIDING CHAMPIONSHIp
16th August
No one can tell how many natural treasures for the food and medicine the baltic nature offers all year round. We encourage you discovering the natural treasures for your joy and health.
Sauna Festival
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The mobile sauna village on the sea shore will be an opportunity to relax, to try healthful bath procedures: massage, facial masks, therapy of beauty, aromatherapy procedures. Learn how to use the amber for beauty and health.
Blacksmith festival
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As in any other crafting there is much to learn and discover in blacksmith. We can firmly state, that baltic traditional blacksmith craft perfectly combines with modern environment. 
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