This is why you should be at MELT Festival 2024
What: MELT Festival / Where: Ferropolis, Germany / When: 11 – 13 July 2024 / Genre: Techno, Pop, House, Indie, Electronic
World famous artists, a good atmosphere and great people: MELT festival has it all. Read about all reasons why MELT festival should not be left out in your festival agenda this summer.
Just the location is worth travelling to Germany for. Ferropolis is known as the city of steel, it could not be any more impressive! The lineup is also a very good reason to go to MELT: a lot of variation, huge artists and good music is guaranteed. Convinced already? Travel along with the Maximal Trips bus trip to MELT.
There are many reasons why MELT is such a great festival. First of all, the lineup. Many artists of many different genres is what MELT has to offer. One moment you are singing along with the headliners at the main stage, next thing you know you are dancing till the sun comes up with 10 new friends.
MELT exceeds itself year after year. Expect huge artists at four different stages. Besides the big names, a lot of new, to be discovered, talent will be at MELT. Choose a different artist than you would usually do and discover your new favourite band, dj or singer. Refreshing! Check our blog to stay updated about the lineup MELT 2023.
MELT takes place at Ferropolis, an East German peninsula. It is located near Berlin, so you can add a roadtrip to your visit to MELT! The festival is decorated by an old, industrial style. Including giant excavators. At night, the venue is illuminated with lights in all colours of the rainbow, it really takes you to a different world. Another reason why MELT should not be left out in your festival summer!
The industrial decor is not the only thing that makes MELT unique: water is a great addition to the festival area. We are not talking about water to drink, but about a giant lake where the island is located. The Gremmin Lake is surrounded by green trees, which makes the location even more breathtaking. Enjoy the sun while you float on your inflatable flamingo or unicorn, while you cool down. The temperatures at MELT could rise to 30 degrees celsius, so refreshing in the lake is needed!
At MELT you can do whatever you like. Dance at the main stage, dive into the lake for a refreshing skinny dip at night, follow a yoga workshop or get lost in the woods. The possibilities are endless! There are many more tips for MELT.
About 20,000 visitors travel to Ferropolis each year. The audience at MELT can be described as an excentric group of people. MELT is actually an exception in festival terms, since people really make a great effort in wearing the most outspoken festival outfits. Think of glitters, neon colours… Nothing is too much. Even the world famous flower hard bands are still a thing at this festival. The audience is, therefore, another reason why MELT is so special!
There is nothing to complain about the food at MELT Festival. The food may not deserve a Michelin star, but it is definitely good for festival standards. You can eat anything you want: European, Asian, American and a lot of German food. Luckily, there are enough options for vegetarians as well.
Besides food, there is another very important thing to talk about: beer. The beer at MELT is exceptionally cheap. What else do you need? Luckily, the festival is cashless so you do not even notice that you spent over €400 euros by buying drinks for your friends. We look after that later!
Did you know?
- There is a place at the MELT camping where you can dance 24/7, non stop!
- You are allowed to take 1 juice box to the festival. Usually they are filled with alcohol.
- MELT exists since 1997 and is one of the biggest open air festivals in Germany.
Still not convinced? You will be now, because this aftermovie is amazing!
Maximal travel experience
Start your lineup in the bus to MELT and arrive in the mood. Maximal Trips will take you to this edition of MELT.
The festival starts as soon as the bus departs and while the music is played on the bus, you get to make new friends. There is no better preparation. Make sure you book your seat for the Maximal Trips bus trip to MELT!
The extra’s of the Maximal Bus Trip:
- Always travel with your friends
- Always a travel guide and travel safely with licensed coaches and drivers
- Skip long lines for the shuttle bus and get dropped off at the festival entrance!
Maximal Trips provides the most fun bus trips to national and international festivals since 2012. Book your bus tickets as well as your camping- and festival tickets. All of our touringcars have ISO 9001 or likewise certification. Maximal Trips makes sure you travel safe, relaxed and affordable. Meet our briefed tour guide on board and start the trip. Discover. Book. Hop on!