Tag: Ortigia Sound System

10 Unmissable Summer Boutique Festivals

Summer festival season doesn’t have to mean 10’s of 1000s in attendance, massive stages, and gaudy production. For every Mysteryland or Awakenings out there, there exists a handful of events where intimacy is key and numbers don’t matter. Here, we look at 10 of the festivals we think are best representing the under 5,000 person capacity market. Spanning UNESCO sites to pristine beaches, ancient monuments to hidden forests, these are 10 events where bigger surely doesn’t mean better. On the list, French festivals feature multiple times and many are offering full experiences in mindfulness and sustainability without contradiction…some may still ... Read more

UNESCO World Heritage Island Plays Host To 5th Annual Ortigia Sound System Festival

Mixing the rhythm of the Mediterranean with the new trends of contemporary music, Italy’s Ortigia Sound System is an electronic music festival is set to celebrate its 5th anniversary on the charming Ortigia Island. After last year’s edition brought the event into International acclaim, Ortigia Sound System expands further with another dense program of music and artistic performances spread across the city’s many beautiful locations. Located in the heart of the Mediterranean, the island itself is a UNESCO World Heritage site with a rich of classical archeology ruins and Renaissance palaces and for Ortigia Sound System will feature over 40 ... Read more