The Sunburn Music Festival full of pizzazz and is Asia’s biggest music festival. Where world-class DJ’s showcase there music.

Where: Goa, India.

When: December, every year.

History of Sunburn

Electronic music parties,events,festivals are not a unfamiliar thing to Goa and much earlier pioneers of free events with live DJ’s mixing and jamming and food stalls started in the late 1980s and continued through all of the 1990s into the early 2000s where they played Goa trance, Psychedelic trance, and Techno and were held at Vagator Beach, Anjuna beach and Arambol beach. The arrival of commercialized events such as Sunburn arrived in Goa when mainstream EDM gained more stronger widespread popularity within India.
The first Sunburn event was held in 2007, Shailendra Singh organized the first International Dance Music Festival in Goa, India. Sunburn Goa 2007 was sponsored by Smirnoff and took place on 28–29 December at Candolim Beach. In its first year Sunburn included performances from Carl Cox, Above & Beyond and Axwell as headline tells.

The crowd

The first festival had only 10kpeople attend. The last 2018 festival had more than 3,00,000 people attend! In its 10th year (2016-17) Sunburn got filled by 750,000 people across all its editions worldwide, from as many as 52 countries. It is headed to Melbourne, Australia in August 2017. Sunburn Global CEO Karan Singh said, “Indian music fans no longer have to travel halfway across the world to get a feel of the vibe offered by other leading international festivals.”

The Music

Sunburn arrived in Goa when mainstream EDM gained more widespread popularity within India so the Music performed in this festival is EDM and in genre like Electronic Dance, Trance, House, Dubstep, Tech house, Future House, Trap music, Progressive house, psychedelic trance, tropical house.
They have brought down most of the world’s leading DJ artists to India, such as Martin Garrix, Hardwell, Tiesto, David Guetta, Avicii, Chainsmokers, SHM, Axwell, Armin and Afrojack, and have sponsors like Renault, Gionee, Kingfisher, Smirnoff, OLA, Ray-ban, FBB, Spicejet, Skybags and Red Bull. The feel is electric ,full of pizzazz and it’s one of the best festival in the world

The pizzazz of Sunburn

It is one of the wildest and soul lifting party before new year .It is the Asia’s biggest music festival on this face of earth due to its crowd and it’s popularity. It gained it’s popularity due to the line up of the world class DJ’s which includes Grammy winning artist like ; The Chainsmokers who won Grammy Award for Best Dance Recording, David Guetta who has won a Grammy , Hardwell , Afrojack and many more. A person must go to Sunburn Music Festival, especially when you are in India and you love music .


Sunburn Music Festival is considered as one of the best festivals music lovers and travelers. There’s nothing quite like experiencing one of the world’s top music festivals in a new and exciting place. So make sure that you do plan for this amazing music festival that happens once a year . Then all you need to do is catch your flight and have the most euphoric time! And reinvigorate your soul and mind.