Most popular open-air event of Slovakia

Rock, pop, dance and world music: Pohoda is a divers orientated festival. Every year, the local airport of Trenčín gets transformed into the festivals’ home of Pohoda.

Get ready for Pohoda! A 3-day festival, located in Trenčín, a town nearby the Czech-Slovak border. Pohoda is not only known for its’ diversity in music genres, but also because of the colorful dressing and friendly ambiance. Don’t be surprised by the really young ánd really old visitors: Pohoda is intended for the whole family. The festivals’ capacity lies around 30.000 visitors and it has been an outsold event for years. Pohoda takes place from July 9 to 11, 2020.

🔎 – Get to know the festival, read the Pohoda 2018 Festileaks Festival Report
💬 – More questions? Check the FAQ or contact us

Pohoda Festival

  • Where? Trencin, Slovakia
  • When? 9 - 11 July 2020
  • Genre Drum & Bass, Funk, Hip Hop, Pop, Reggae, Rock, World Music
  • Location Outdoor
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Spotify Playlist


  • Alxnder London
  • Alyona Alyona
  • Amadou & Mariam
  • and Blind bous of Alabama
  • BaBa Zula
  • Bazzookas
  • Bukahara
  • Calypso Rose
  • Cari Cari
  • Čavalenky
  • Charlotte Gainsbourg
  • Čhavorenge
  • Death Grips
  • Dimension
  • Donny Benét
  • Dream Wife
  • Ekman live
  • Emmanuel Jal & Nyaruach
  • FAKA
  • Gleb
  • Haiku Hands
  • Illnurse
  • Jeff Mills
  • Korben Dallas
  • Liam Gallagher
  • Lianna La Havas
  • LIFE
  • Litle Big
  • Lola Marsh
  • Lykke Li
  • Mac DeMarco
  • Michael Kiwanuka
  • Mura Masa
  • Natalie Sharp (Lone Taxidermist)
  • Noga Erez
  • Para
  • Penelope Isles
  • Raketkanon
  • Shibuya Motors
  • Sho Madjozi
  • Shortparis
  • Show Me The Body
  • Sink Ya Teeth
  • Skepta
  • Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Snapped Ankles
  • Sofi Tukker
  • Sudan Archives
  • The 1975
  • The Roots
  • Trio Katastrofa
  • Trojan Sound System
  • Ultrazvuk
  • Veronica Vasicka
  • Viagra Boys
  • Vitalic live
  • Zohra
  • More acts will follow…
  • Aurora
  • Bazzookas
  • Blossoms
  • Calexico
  • Charlie Winston
  • Confidence Man
  • Danny Brown
  • Donny Benét
  • El Gusto
  • Fink
  • Glass Animals
  • Ifriqiyya Électrique
  • Jamie Cullum
  • Knower
  • La Femme
  • Little Dragon
  • Mitch & Mitch
  • Rebel Babel
  • Reykjavíkurdætur
  • Riot Days by Pussy Riot Theatre
  • Rodriguez
  • Scouting for Girls
  • SOJA
  • St. Vincent
  • The Chemical Brothers
  • This Is The Kit
  • Zeal & Ardor
  • Ziggy Marley

The location

Trencin, Slovakia

The Pohoda Festival takes place at a local airport, 3 kilometers away from Trenčín, a Slovakian town nearby the Czech-Slovak border. Trenčín lies in the north temperate zone and has a continental climate. Therefore, summers are mostly quite hot. In the city centre of Trenčín you will find a lot of buildings originated from the Middle Ages. The castle way above town, is a perfect place to visit for example. Pohoda has a easy accessibility, since Trenčín is located on the main road and within the railway transportation corridor.



What do you have to know?

Together with Interrail, Festival.Travel offers the opportunity to travel through whole Europe. With an Interrail Pass, you have unlimited train access for a certain period within 30 European countries. Make your festival holiday more adventurous and a bigger experience by traveling by train.

How to book your Interrail Pass?

If you want to book your Interrail Pass in combination with a festival ticket, stay and/or extra services, you should book it in the ticketshop at this page. Booking the Interrail Pass on the Interrail website is possible at the Festival.Travel x Interrail webpage.

What do you I have to know?

The fastest way to travel to Pohoda is a plane to either Bratislava or Vienna and then taking a transfer to the festival site. In cooperation with Cheapflights we help you find the cheapest flights. The website compares every flight and will select the most favorable offer you can get.

Be aware of the limited luggage space, especially when you have to take tents e.g. with you. Advice: Festival.Travel also offers cheap hostels and lockers as an option.

What do I have to know?

Travelling by car to a festival gives you freedom when and where to do pit stops and perhaps include some sightseeing while on the road. If you have some free seats left or looking for a ride, there are several website you can check out. Sharing a ride is a great opportunity to connect with people and share your journey costs.

Keep in mind that during the ride you will pass several toll roads. At most of these check points you can pay by credit card, but we would still advice you to bring cash with you.

Distance to Trencin:
– Paris: 1.369 km
– Berlin: 685 km
– Milan: 1.066 km




When is Pohoda Festival 2020?
Pohoda takes place July 9 to 11, 2020.

What is the minimum approved age of a Pohoda visitor?
Children under 12 years of age (including) have a free entrance. Children must be accompanied by their parent or a legal guardian and it is advisable to bring an ID to verify their age (e.g. an insurance card).

When can I enter the festival site?
A 3-day-ticket entitles you to access the festival from Thursday, July 10.

When does the Festival end?
The last acts will perform during the night of Saturday, July 11 on Sunday, July 12. Everyone is requested to leave the festival site on Sunday morning.

What is the exact location of the festival site?
Trencin Airport, Trencin, Slovakia.


How can I pay?
You can choose one the following transaction methods by our professional ticket partner (Paylogic):

– iDeal
– Bancontact/Mr.Cash
– Mastercard / VISA
– Bank Transfer
– Pay Pal
– Maestro
– ING Home ‘Pay / Belfius Direct Net / Direct Debit / Giropay / Sofortuberweisung / VISA electron

All tickets carry my name since I’m the one who made the order. Is this going to a problem for my friends?
On the tickets you can find the name of the person who purchased the tickets, not to whom the ticket belongs. As the tickets are scanned at the entrance of the festival, the barcodes will get checked to verify the tickets’ validity. Subsequently they can check the system to check the name of the ticket holder. Does a ticket change its’ owner? Please let the ticket provider (Paylogic) know by mail

Can I refund my ticket?
No, Festival.Travel is not permitted to accept or change returned tickets, but it is possible to sell your ticket to someone else. Would you like to have more information on reselling your ticket, or planning to do so? Please contact


What is the currency in Slovakia?
In Slovakia the currency is Euro.

To which time zone does Hungary belong?
CET – Central European Time / European Central Time (Standard Time).

What are the phone numbers of emergency services in Slovakia?
Emergency number: 112

Do I have to bring a passport or identity card?
In Slovakia it is sufficient if you have an identity card with you.

What kind of plugs do they use in Slovakia?
In Slovakia they use European plugs, so you don’t have to bring universal plugs.

Can I drink tap water?
You can drink water from the tap, as long it is not indicated you can’t. But we advice you to buy water bottles from the supermarket.

Another question?

Ask your question via the contact form. We’re happy to help you with your choice!