EXIT Festival

8-11 juli 2021
Novi Sad, Servië


EXIT is an award-winning summer music festival that takes place at the Petrovaradin Fortress in Novi Sad, Serbia, with more than 1000 artists who play at over 40 stages and festival zones.

It was officially proclaimed “Best Major European Festival” at the EU Festival Awards 2013 and 2017, and has also won the “Best Overseas Festival” award at the UK Festival Awards in 2007, as well as “Best Summer Music Festival in Europe” title for 2016 by the travel portal “European Best Destinations” awarded in cooperation with the European Commission.

The festival was founded in 2000 in the University Park as a student movement, fighting for democracy and freedom in Serbia and the Balkans. After the Yugoslavian general election in 2000, EXIT moved to the Petrovaradin Fortress in 2001. As festival was formed in the spirit of genuine youth rebellion, as a movement for freedom in Serbia and peace in the Balkans, the festival’s mission statement has been clear from the beginning – to achieve social change with musicSocial responsibility is still the key aspect of the festival activities, with the main focus on environmental and humanitarian activities, the creative industries development, as well as regional cooperation.

During its 20 year old history, EXIT has hosted internationally acclaimed music stars such as Pet Shop Boys, Billy Idol, The Cure, The Killers, Guns N’ Roses, Franz Ferdinand, Motörhead, Iggy Pop, David Guetta, Massive Attack, Liam Gallagher, Grace Jones, Fatboy Slim, Cypress Hill, Beastie Boys, Snoop Dogg, Wu-Tang Clan, The Prodigy, Migos, Sex Pistols, Kraftwerk, Korn, Moby, Arctic Monkeys, Chemical Brothers, Faith No More, LCD Soundsystem, Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Pulp, Jamiroquai, M.I.A., Slayer, Ellie Goulding, Hardwell, Carl Cox, Avicii, Nina Kraviz and many others.

Datum 8-11 juli 2021
Plaats Novi Sad
Organisator Exit Team
Directeur Dušan Kova?evi?
Capaciteit 56
Eerste editie 2000

Wat vond jij van EXIT Festival 2022?

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Which airports to use to get to/from the EXIT festival?

From your starting point, the closest airport to EXIT festival (Novi Sad, Serbia) is the Belgrade airport Nikola Tesla, 80km or 1-1.5 hours away.

Other best solution is the Budapest airport in Hungary. Only 286km (4-5 hours) from Novi Sad, Budapest airport has a good deal of low-cost flights every day.

Also surrounding airports we suggest you use are in Romania: Timisoara (154km/ 2.5-3 hours) and Croatia: Zagreb (374km/ 4.5-5.5 hours).

Does EXIT organize shuttle service from surrounding airports to/from the EXIT festival?

YES! To/From surrounding airports, you can get an official EXIT coach to Novi Sad. The bus takes 1.5 hours from Belgrade and it takes 5-5.5 hours from Budapest. Shuttle service is also organized for other airports. Prices start at 14.99 EUR.

Verblijven op EXIT Festival


EXIT Camp is the most popular meeting spot for all festival visitors, be they foreign or local. Hanging out with folks from all around the world, sleeping in tents and music that never sleeps, are just one of the pleasures that add up to this unique and irreplaceable festival experience.

There’s everything you need for a relaxed stay in the village – hot water showers, toilets, sinks, a diverse offer of food and drink, camp gear shop, phone/camera charging station, so it’s only right to make your reservation as soon as possible, and secure your place in this magical and fun atmosphere.

Check in: non-stop
Check out: non-stop

There are also plenty of hostels and hotels where visitors may stay during the festival.

Vragen over EXIT Festival?

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    Let op: wij zijn niet de organisator van EXIT Festival. Heb je vragen voor de organisatie van het festival (bijvoorbeeld omdat je een artiest bent of een foodtruck bezit), ga dan naar hun website.