Czech Summer Rock Festivals 2013

Our annual guide to the biggest outdoor gigs across the Czech Republic

Queens of the Stone Age

ROCK FOR PEOPLE

July 2-5, 2013
Hradec Králové, Eastern Bohemia
Directions

Queens of the Stone Age, Bloc Party, Parov Stelar Band and Klaxons are the headliners at one of the most popular Czech music festivals, Rock For People.

LINE-UP
International Acts
Queens of the Stone Age, Thirty Seconds To Mars, The Parov Stelar Band, Foals, Bloc Party, Billy Talent, Gogol Bordello, Klaxons, Modestep, Papa Roach, Amanda Palmer, Royal Republic, Flying Orkestar, Hacktivist, The Gaslight Anthem, A Day To Remember, Borgore, Kid Simius, Outernational and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Karel Gott, Kryštof, Tomáš Klus, Kabát & Big Band, Horkýže Slýže, Charlie Straight, Pražský Výběr, Mandrage & A Banquet, Aneta Langerová, Xindl X, Chancers & Gangnails, Ohm Square, Jan Budař, Please the Trees, Skyline, Sto Zvířat, Sunshine, UDG, Vec, Vladimir 518, Xaviere Baumaxa, Prago Union and more...

TICKET INFO
Advance 4-day festival pass: from 1,650 CZK
4-day festival pass at the gate: from 1,800 CZK
Day passes are available at the gate or via Tickets for People.
Camping, Rent-a-Tent, VIP camp and parking available at the gate or via Tickets for People.

One-Day Tickets
July 2nd: 750 CZK
July 3rd: 850 CZK
July 4th: 850 CZK
July 5th: 390 CZK

Kids younger than six - Free entry
One child younger than 12 - 650 CZK
Another Child younger than 12 - 630 CZK
Visitors over 55 - 660 CZK
Handicapped people with the ZTP card - 640 CZK



WEBSITE
http://www.rockforpeople.com/
(Information in Czech, Polish, English and German




Lordi

MASTERS OF ROCK
July 11-14, 2013
Vizovice, Moravia
Maps

One of the largest heavy metal festivals in the Czech Republic, Maters of Rock, will serve up names like Avantasia, Epica and Waltari.

LINE-UP

International Acts
Avantasia, Epica, Waltari, Brainstorm, Amaranthe, Leningrad Cowboys, Lordi, Die Happy, The Exploited, The 69 Eyes, Primal Fear, Masterplan, Audrey Horne and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Harlej, Fleret, Debustrol, Desmod, Dark Gamballe, Seven, Daniel Krob, Gate Crasher, Warhawk, Aivn's Naked Trio, NoID and more...


TICKET INFO
4-day festival pass: 1450 CZK

One-Day Tickets
July 11th: 790 CZK
July 12th: 790 CZK
July 13th: 790 CZK
July 14th: 790 CZK

Advance tickets are available through Ticketpro, Ticketportal, Eventim, Ticketart.

WEBSITE
http://www.mastersofrock.cz/www/?lng=en
(Information in Czech and English)




Dub FX

COLOURS OF OSTRAVA

July 18-21, 2013
Dolní Vítkovice, Ostrava, Silesia
Directions

Australian performer Dub FX will perform at the popular festival in Ostrava along with Sigur Rós, Jamie Cullum and many other artists.

LINE-UP
International Acts
Sigur Rós, Jamie Cullum, The xx, The Knife, Tomahawk, Damien Rice, Bonobo, Woodkid, Davendra Banhart, Asaf Avidan, Dub FX, Inspiral Carpets, Tiken Jah Fakoly, Rokia Traoré, Jon Hassell, Skip The Use, Girls Against Boys, Balkan Beat Box and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Tata Bojs, Zrní, Radůza, Markéta Irglová, Vojtěch Dyk, Umakart, Aneta Langerová, The Prostitutes, Květy, Pražský výběr, Jasná páka, Portless, Wanastowi Vjecy, The Tap Tap, Boris Carloff, Luno, Sunflower Caravan, Xindl X and more...

TICKET INFO
Advance 4-day festival pass: 1,990 CZK
4-day festival pass at the gate: 2,100 CZK

One-Day Tickets
July 18th: 1,100 CZK
July 19th: 1,100 CZK
July 20th: 1,300 CZK
July 21st: 1,100 CZK

Advance tickets are available through the Ticketpro network and via the Colours of Ostrava e-shop.


10% discount on the 4-day pass for holders of the International Student Identity Card (ISIC), the International Teacher Identity Card (ITIC), the International Youth Travel Card (IYTC) or the STAFF card. Only available through the Ticketpro network.

WEBSITE
http://www.colours.cz/en/
(Information in Czech, Polish and English)





Ky-mani Marley

MIGHTY SOUNDS

July 19-21, 2013
Čápův Dvůr Airport, Tábor, South Bohemia
Directions

The ska and punk festival Mighty Sounds will bring Suicidal Tendencies, Anti-Flag, The Subways and other big names to the South Bohemian town of Tábor.

LINE-UP
International Acts
Suicidal Tendencies, Anti-Flag, The Subways, Badmanners, Ky-mani Marley, Comeback Kid, Macka B, Skindred, Vavamuffin, Stranger Cole and the Steadytones, U. K. Subs, The Business, Your Demise, Mad Sin, The Toaster, The Creepshow, Leftöver Crack, Banane Metalik, New York Ska Jazz Ensemble and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Sto Zvířat, Polemic, Fast Food Orchestra, Konflikt, Houba, The Fialky, Prago Union, Prague Conspiracy and more...

TICKET INFO
Advance 3-day festival pass: 1,090 CZK
3-day festival pass at the gate: 1,190 CZK

One-Day Tickets
July 20th and 21st: 990 CZK
July 21st: 790 CZK

Advance tickets are available through the TicketportalEventim and Ticketpro networks.

WEBSITE
http://www.mightysounds.cz/en/
(Information in Czech, German and English)




Hadouken

SÁZAVAFEST
August 1-3-2013
Světlá nad Sázavou, Central Bohemia
Directions

Sázavafest brings a line-up of bands including Hadouken!, Dub FX and Monarchy to Světlá nad Sázavou, a town 100 km southeast of Prague.

LINE-UP
International Acts
Hadouken!, Dub FX, Monarchy, Falco Tribute Band, Jasper Forks, Lyre Le Temps, Paula & Karol, Mr.Dero & Klumzy Tung, Thomas Azier, Maia Vidal, Gasmac Gilmore, Stoneface & Terminal, Pyero, Kitealike, Sergio Delgado and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Tata Bojs, Kryštof, No Name, Luno, Mandrage, Sto Zvířat, Wohnout, Xindl X, Niceland, Blue Effect, Peter Bič Project, Celeste Buckingham, Billy Barman, Ester Kočičková, Jiří Schmitzer, Kyanid, Rybičky 48 and more...

TICKET INFO
Advance 3-day festival pass: 950 CZK

Advance tickets are available through the Ticketportal network.

Holders of the International Student Identity Card (ISIC), the International Teacher Identity Card (ITIC), the International Youth Travel Card (IYTC) or the ALIVE card get a 120 CZK discount on their festival passes.

WEBSITE
http://www.sazavafest.cz/letni/
(Information in Czech, German, English, Spanish, Italian)




Natacha Atlas

TRUTNOV OPEN AIR FESTIVAL

August 15-18
Na Bojišti, Trutnov, Eastern Bohemia
Directions

John Mayal, Natacha Atlas and Marky Ramone are among the big names performing at the Václav Havel-endorsed "Czech Woodstock" Trutnov Open Air Festival.

LINE-UP
International Acts
John Mayal, Natacha Atlas, Palm Reader, Toy Dolls, Marky Ramone, The Damned, DJ Scratchy, Lonely Kamel and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Plastic People, Jiří Schmitzer, Tommy Indian, Vlasta Redl, Čokovoko, Sunflower Caravan, Buty, Vlasta Třešňák, The Switch, Mňága a Žďorp, Kazety and more...

TICKET INFO
4-day festival pass: 980 CZK

Advance tickets are available cash-on-delivery via the Trutnov Open Air Music Festival website.

WEBSITE
http://www.festivaltrutnov.cz/english
(Information in Czech and English)




De La Soul

HIP HOP KEMP
August 22-24
Hradec Králové, East Bohemia
Directions

Hip Hop Kemp, Central and Eastern Europe’s biggest hip-hop festival, celebrates its 12th year in Hradec Králové.

LINE-UP
International Acts
Kendrick Lamar, De La Soul, Baauer, EI-P, Shystie, H16, M-Phazes, Megaloh, Rodney P & Skitz, Shabazz Palaces, Te-Tris, Die Orsons, Jukebox Champions and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Prago Union, Vec, Ektor & DJ Wich, James Cole, Kontrafakt, Vladimir 518, Moja Reč + Komplot, Honza Peroutka, JWP & Bez Cenzury and more...

TICKET INFO
Tickets available through the Eventim network.

Advance Festival Pass: 1,400 CZK
VIP Advance Festival Pass: 2,600 CZK
Festival pass at the door: 1,500 CZK
VIP Festival pass at the door: 2,700 CZK

WEBSITE
http://www.hiphopkemp.cz/?ln=en
(Information in Czech, English, German, Polish and Russian)






Che Sudaka

ROCK FOR CHURCH(ill)
August 30-31
Vroutek, 80km from Prague direction to Karlovy Vary
Directions

The Rock for Church(ill) music festival will celebrate its 14th birthday with a variety of artists and music styles in the picturesque town of Vroutek.

LINE-UP
International Acts
The Qemists, Herbaliser, Movits, Anthony B, Che Sudaka, The Freestylers, Matrix and Futurebound, Deadly Hunta, Donots and more...

Czech & Slovak Acts
Tata bojs, Pražský Výběr, United Flavour, Sto zvířat, Sunshine, Xavier Baumaxa, Pipes and Pints, Plexis, Android Asteroid, Prago Union and more...

TICKET INFO

Tickets available through the Ticketportal network.




Advance festival pass: 650 CZK
Festival pass at the door: 750 CZK
Single-day ticket: 400 CZK


WEBSITE
http://rfch.cz/english/

(Information in Czech, English and German)

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