This year, the great regional EXIT Summer of Love gathered over 350,000 people from more than 90 countries of the world at four consecutive festivals and they have all been nominated for the best in their respective categories at the forthcoming European Festival Awards! EXIT festival, for the ninth year in a row, has been nominated in the main category for the "Best Major European Festival", while Sea Dance and Sea Star have become competitors in the "Best Medium-Sized Festival" category, in which Sea Dance triumphed in 2015 and stayed in the top 10 ever since! Sea Star has also been nominated in the "Best New Festival" category, while Revolution in Timisoara is competing, for the third year in a row, for the "Best Small Festival" title.
Voting for the European Festival Awards has begun and it will last until November 30, and all who vote will automatically enter a giveaway in which they can win VIP tickets for the festivals who win this year’s festival "Oscars"! Vote at this link by choosing EXIT in the category "Best Major Festival", Sea Dance or Sea Star Festival in the "Best Medium-Sized Festival" category, Sea Star for the "Best New Festival", and Revolution in the "Best Small Festival" category.
EXIT Festival is competing with other leading European festivals such as Lollapalooza, Rock Werchter, Tomorrowland, Lowlands, Wacken and others! Sea Dance and Sea Star will compete for the Best Medium-Sized Festival title with the festivals such as Balaton, Melt!, Pohoda, Extrema Outdoor, INmusic or Repeerbahn, while Sea Star is running for the title of the Best New Festival with 12 new European festivals, different in format and category. Revolution is competing for the title of the best small festival with festivals such as Snowbombing or Winter Wacken. Aside from the votes cast by a jury of experts, consisting of distinguished individuals in the music industry, votes from audiences worldwide will decide the final results of this year’s competition. The winners will be announced at the award ceremony at the opening of Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival in Groningen, The Netherlands, on January 17, 2018.
EXIT won this award in 2013, while Sea Dance received its first festival "Oscar" in 2014. EXIT, Sea Star, Sea Dance and Revolution are nominated for another prestigious festival award, "UK Festival Awards", which is given to the best British festivals, where they are competing in the category of the best festival outside the United Kingdom.