THE BIGGEST ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL IN BORDEAUX IS COMING BACK IN 2024! THE BIGGEST ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL IN BORDEAUX IS COMING BACK IN 2024!
September 6 and 7, 2024 | Parc des Expositions
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  • 2 days of house & techno
  • +30 international artists
  • 3 lunar stages

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The largest open-air electronic music festival in Bordeaux is coming back on 6 and 7 September 2024 at Parc des Expositions for its third edition!

After a memorable second edition with more than 25 000 festival goers enjoying the DJ sets by iconic artists in the house and techno universe, Initial Festival is eager to send you on another planet to end summer on a high note.

The first part of the 2024 lineup will be revealed soon… stay tuned

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The first part of the 2024 lineup will be revealed soon… stay tuned

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THE THIRD EDITION: A LUNAR FESTIVAL

This year, we're doing it again! We're taking you to the moon to the sounds of more than 30 French and international artists.

Ready to blast off into space? What to expect: 18 hours of house and techno across 3 stages! Initial Festival will send you to another planet on September 6 and 7, 2024. Stay tuned, because some big names are on the way to treat you to some amazing music!

WHAT FESTIVAL GOERS SAID IN 2023

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  • Justine

    “Very good experience. Lots of artists to discover live, unusual stages, water stations to cool off, food trucks and bars all over the site. Also, it was easy to recharge tokens. All in all, a really great weekend!”

  • Alexis

    “A week-end we can’t forget about! Accustomed to festivals, this one was clearly above! Incredible line-up, excellent organization, staff super helpful… See you next year!❤️”

  • Maël

    "The line-up left me speechless 🤩 The sanitary facilities, the organization, the wristbands – everything was perfect!!"

  • Margaux

    “Excellent organization, the schedule was great–having 3 stages over 2 days worked perfectly!”

  • Sébastien

    “See you next year! Finally a proper festival in Bordeaux 🎉”

  • Camille

    “Amazing from beginning to the end! The organization and the line-up were super good, it was sickkkk!”

  • Dorian

    “Excellent organization, it was very efficient and everything was clean!!! It was fantastic, thanks to the artists for giving us the chance to dance and to all the organizers of the event!! We’re ready for another 😉🤪”

  • Pierre

    “Awesome, like last year, the best festival in the south-west of France! 🚀”

  • Lucie

    “Total success. Lots of different DJs with different sounds. Nice organization: a large car park (there weren’t many of us in the car), great bars, and tempting food trucks!”

PRACTICAL INFO

  1. Dates : September 6 and 7, 2024
  2. Times : 6 p.m.–3 a.m.
  3. Duration : 2 days
  4. Location : L’esplanade du Parc des Expositions de Bordeaux - Cours Jules Ladoumegue
  5. Age requirement : +18 ans
  6. Accessibility : the venue is wheelchair accessible
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The biggest electronic music festival in Bordeaux

LOCATION OF THE FESTIVAL

Parc des Expositions de Bordeaux
Cours Jules Ladoumegue

Bicycle iconBy bike : 40 minutes from Bordeaux's Saint-Jean train station on bike path Train iconBy train: Gare Saint Jean, then tramway Tram iconBy tramway : Line C - Parc des Expositions de Bordeaux stop Train iconBy bus: Lines 25 and 37 - Parc des Expositions stop Porte D Train iconBy car: Parking H of the Exhibition Center (free visitor parking)
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  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “The cream of the crop in the electronic scene. From radiant smiles, glitter, fine sand, electrifying rhythms and energetic dancing – this festival ticks all the boxes.”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “More than 20 renowned international and french artists for 18h of house and techno sets splitted on 3 stages for 2 days of intense festival.”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “The local collectives also have the opportunity to play next to renowned international DJs, allowing festival goers to (re)discover those talented artists’ universes.”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “The festival overflows with talented artists from all walks of life…”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “Fever arrives in the southwestern region of the start-up nation with a major-league festival that we just couldn’t miss. Its name: Initial Festival.”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “Initial Festival, the biggest event dedicated to electronic musics in the region!”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “From French house to melodic techno, Initial Festival has a set for all tastes and was also an opportunity for various local collectives to gain exposure.”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “House, techno, groove, electronica, DJ sets... essentially, we enjoyed everything electro for one whole weekend.”

  •  - Initial Festival in Bordeaux 2024
    “Initial Festival is one of our top picks of electro and rap festivals for summer 2022!”

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Associate your brand with one of the most anticipated cultural events in Bordeaux and gain visibility in an original setting. Initial Festival is a unique opportunity to communicate to a diverse millennial audience in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.

Interested in becoming a partner of Initial Festival? Contact us directly at brandpartnershipsfr@feverup.com.

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