On Friday, May 27th, Umag’s Sea Star, the first major festival in Croatia after a two-year break, will open its doors. Tens of thousands of visitors from more than 40 countries are coming to the beautiful Stella Maris Lagoon for an event whose attendance numbers will rival its first, record-breaking edition. The fantastic line-up is led by Amelie Lens, Dubioza Kolektiv, Meduza, Onyx, Konstrakta, KALUSH Orchestra, Umek, Topic, Senidah, Vojko V, Buč Kesidi, Adiel, Tijana T, Insolate, z++, Kukus and many others.
The main two days of the festival, Friday the 27th and Saturday the 28th of May, are expanded by a warm-up party on Thursday, on the fan-favourite Electric Waves Stage. This weekend, aside from fantastic performances, all Sea Star visitors will be welcomed by a true summer atmosphere — warm and sunny days with temperatures of up to 30 degrees Celsius — perfect for the first big festival gathering in 2022.
From Warm Up to Close — Daily Festival Programme!
The Sea Star programme will take place across four stages. The main ones are the Tesla Main Stage and Nautilus Arena, along with attractive alternative oases Electric Waves and Silent Octopus, all located right by the sea.
Warm-Up Party // Thursday, May 26th at 8 p.m.
The beautiful Electric Waves Stage, by the sea, will play host to music magicians, creating an overture to the best Sea Star Festival so far! The Welcome Party starts at 8 p.m., admission is free, and SMT#nG, Mateo Santic, Recep and Phrasal will be in charge of the atmosphere.
Day 1 // Friday, May 27th at 7 p.m.
The festival doors will open at 7 p.m. on Friday, May 27th, and the performances will start at 8 p.m. The first day of Sea Star is reserved for performances by the mega-popular Italian trio Meduza, hip-hop legend Onyx, Eurosong winner Kalush Orchestra, fan favourites Konstrakta and Senidah and a long line of exciting performances, including Topic, Adiel, Kuku$, Tijana T, Vojko V, Stole X Smoke Mardeljano X Phat Phillie, Brina Knauss, Insolate, Vanillaz performances, as well as Andrea Ljekaj, Borut Cvajner, Bronski, Marin Biočić, Soulfreq, Traples, Virgin Helena.
Aside from the new names in the line-up, the organisers of Sea Star have made an effort to provide the Umag audience with tickets for the first day of the EXIT festival when Iggy Azalea will perform. Buyers of one-day tickets for the first day of Sea Star (Friday, May 27th) should keep their tickets, while two-day festival ticket buyers, meaning festival wristband holders should keep their plastic tags. Us