The Hottest Ibiza Festivals in 2024

Best Ibiza Festivals

You’re in for a treat this year with the amazing lineup of festivals in Ibiza. From globally renowned DJs to cultural celebrations and all-night raves, Ibiza knows how to throw a good party. In this guide, we’ll give you the inside scoop on the very best events happening on the White Isle this year. So get ready to dance the night away under the stars at the hottest Ibiza festivals this 2024!

Ibiza Cine Fest: February 23 – March 3, 2024

Ibiza Cine Fest
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Kicking off the new year, the Ibiza Cine Fest brings a burst of culture to the island. Showcasing the best of independent and international cinema, this event features open-air screenings, discussions with directors, and film workshops.

The festival is a celebration of cinema and a chance to discover new films and filmmakers in a unique setting. With its focus on independent cinema, the Ibiza Cine Fest spotlights stories that challenge, inspire, and entertain in fresh and thought-provoking ways.

So if you’re looking for a cultural experience to balance out Ibiza’s party scene, be sure to catch some of the best films of the year at the Ibiza Cine Fest.

Ushuaïa Opening Party: May 4, 2024 (Parties until October 5, 2024)

Ushuaïa Opening Party
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Kick off the Ibiza season in style at Ushuaïa’s legendary opening party. Some of the biggest DJs on the planet are lined up to soundtrack this massive event, so get ready to dance until dawn under open skies.

With jaw-dropping production, a state-of-the-art sound system and VIP treatment all around, the Ushuaïa opening party is the hottest ticket in town.

But the fun doesn’t stop there – in fact, it’s only begun. Ushuaïa has a whole line-up of events that run every week until the first week of October. Calvin Harris, Dimitri Vegas and Like Mike, Swedish House Mafia, and David Guetta are just some of the big names who will be performing.

Ibiza Rocks 2024: From March 27, 2024 – October 4, 2024

Ibiza Rocks
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Ibiza isn’t all about EDM – Ibiza Rocks brings alternative and indie music to the White Isle. With acts like The Killers, Kasabian, and Florence + The Machine gracing the stage in recent years, Ibiza Rocks attracts an eclectic crowd.

The intimate outdoor venue has a festival vibe with affordable drinks, rock ‘n’ roll style and a young, fun atmosphere. The festival runs for several months, from late March through early October, allowing visitors flexibility in choosing the dates that work best for them.

However, if you plan on going, we advise you to book early to get the best deals, especially for concerts scheduled in April and May before the peak summer season. Tickets for individual concerts, as well as packages including accommodations, meals and open bar options, will be available for purchase through the Ibiza Rocks website.

IMS Ibiza: April 24-26, 2024

IMS Ibiza at Dalt Vila
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From April 24 to 26, 2024, the International Music Summit (IMS) Ibiza festival will bring together professionals and music enthusiasts with various events and performances.

The highlight of the festival is the IMS Dalt Vila, a spectacular musical event held at the Santa Lucia Rampart in Dalt Vila – a UNESCO World Heritage site.

The unique setting of Dalt Vila, a historic citadel dating back to the 15th century, combined with world-class electronic music performances, makes IMS Dalt Vila an unforgettable experience for festival attendees.

Ibiza Medieval Fair: 2nd Week of May

Ibiza Medieval Fair
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This is one of the most historic festivals of Ibiza in 2024, taking place over three days during the second week of May. The Ibiza Medieval Fair transforms the old town into a bustling marketplace filled with street performers, concerts, craft markets and parades featuring participants in period costumes.

Visitors can experience what life was like in medieval Ibiza as they walk around the walled area of the historic centre. Craftspeople, artists, and merchants sell their wares in stalls. Fairgoers can browse products ranging from handmade soaps, candles, pottery and jewellery.

Street performers abound, including jugglers, acrobats, magicians, jesters and wandering minstrels who provide live music. Numerous concerts and shows take place throughout the festival, with musicians playing period instruments and actors performing scenes from medieval plays.

Food stalls sell traditional Ibizan dishes and medieval-inspired cuisine, while vendors offer mead, cider and other period beverages.

Ibiza Gay Pride: June 7-15, 2024

Ibiza Gay Pride
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Ibiza Gay Pride is a week of flamboyant parades, open-air concerts and cultural events. The week-long festival sends a powerful message that everyone deserves to love and be loved. From June 7 to 15, the island is decked out in rainbow colours to celebrate love and inclusion.

The highlight of the festival is the colourful parade that marches through Ibiza Town on June 15. Thousands of participants – including members of the LGBTQ+ community, allies and families – dress in outrageous costumes and dance to music along the parade route. Floats decorated in rainbow motifs also feature in the parade.

The week leading up to the parade features a packed schedule of concerts, shows, and parties. Popular nightclubs host drag queen performances, while open-air venues stage concerts by LGBTQ+ and ally musicians. You can also check out art exhibitions with queer themes held at galleries across the island.

Amnesia Closing Party: October 6, 2024

Amnesia Closing Party
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There’s no better way to end the season than at the Amnesia closing party. Some of the biggest DJs from the summer are brought back together for one last massive event, and trust us, this is something you don’t want to miss.

Open from midnight until noon, the closing party is a marathon set where you can dance until you drop. For one night, Ibiza’s superclub scene reaches its pinnacle, bringing the 2024 season to an unforgettable close.

VIP bookings are highly recommended to ensure access and avoid long lines. VIP tickets include bottle service, priority entry, access to exclusive VIP areas, and personal host services throughout the night.

With world-class DJs, wild pool parties, and sunset sessions on the beach, Ibiza 2024 promises to be a season you’ll never forget. Follow this guide, make your plans, and get ready to party like there’s no tomorrow. See you on the dancefloor!

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