Considered to be Scandinavia’s premier contemporary music event, Summerburst takes place in two locations in June. The Stockholm location has been hosting Summerburst for eight years now and the Gothenburg venue for seven. Past acts have included Afrojack, Avicii and Justin Bieber in 2017.
The biggest names in dance and electronic will be headlining this year:
The weather won't be terrible but pack a waterproof anyway. Temperature wise, it'll be in the mid-teens but expect some sun too.
There are no camping sites available on site but plenty of hotels nearby - here are a few to look into:
You’ll find a selection of food and drink options at Summerburst, with a range of dining areas to check out. For those with a premium ticket, you can make reservations before the event. The festival is sponsored by Heineken so expect to enjoy a few beers while there.
The festival is celebrating seven and eight years in its two locations and so the organisers have spared no expense - check out the festival site closer to the event for updates on what to check out when you get there.
The nearest station is Gothenburg’s main train station, then it takes 10 to 15 minutes to walk from there to the stadium.
Several tram routes are located within walking distance of Ullevi. Stop at Ullevi Nora or Ullevi Södra and then walk the rest of the way.
If you’re driving, there are several short and long stay car parks nearby including:
Head to T-Bana metro station and jump off there - then it’s a five minute walk to Östermalms IP where the festival is held.
The number 55 bus will drop you off close to the festival. Get off at Östermalms Idrottsplats stop.
There are several places to park. Here are a few locations near the festival grounds:
The crowd dresses to impress these days, with smart casual looks that wouldn’t look out of place propping up a bar.
Wear one of these with harem trousers or denim shorts for easy festival style. Bardot styles are still doing well in 2018.
Ladies, skip the short shorts and pull out your fave summer dress for the occasion. Work this with a cropped jacket and sandals throughout the day.
Flowy, bohemian style dresses are another hot look for this festival. Wear with ankle boots and a denim jacket once the evening rolls around.
Ladies, look up our 2018 dress trend guide on the Superdry site for more ideas.