first_imgIt is a domestic festival that started as a one-day party with only a dozen artists, and has grown into a kind of phenomenon, because last year Forestland attracted over 60 performers from ten countries, and over 8.000 visitors. And to make the story even better, it is a festival not on the Adriatic, but in Međimurje. Changes in the music line-up Many sleepless nights and thousands of working hours are preparations for rave, electronics, trap, hip hop, house, techn, UK bass sound, grime, R’n’B, so this summer there will be no obstacle for 48 hours in the woods, says the festival spokesman. Krešimir Biškup The Forestland organization is convinced that the festival will attract a large number of domestic and Slovenian audiences: “We have had a close relationship with our neighbors for years, a large number of Slovenian DJs perform at the festival, this summer we are doing a hip-hop part and graffiti jam, we are building a whole small town on the festival site. Due to the destination itself, we are extremely pleased to attract that number of tourists and work on the promotion of Međimurje as a party center of continental Croatia. Our goal in the next period is to connect even more and better with various musicians, DJs and bands in Croatia and Slovenia and unite them all at the festival, to become a kind of meeting point for electric music”Bishop concludes and concludes “We will always give preference to local and regional artists, and the announcements of this year’s artists will show that.” In the music part, certain changes are coming to the performers, but all the announced ones will come to the festival, this or next year: “He has been planning and watching for months, but in the end we agreed that due to the Covid-19 situation we were forced to postpone foreign contractors for the winter of 2020, or the summer of 2021.. ”Bishop points out. “We fight for months, we encourage, but we also go through dozens of options just to decide – Forestland will take place! Forestland is an idea, a rebellion, a desire and a dream in one and this year we will maintain it and do it in the best possible way in this difficult situation. We respect all measures prescribed by the CNIPH, we have disinfection points, running drinking water in several places, and more than 4m2 of space will be provided for each visitor.Says the Bishop. The Forestland electronic music festival will be officially held this summer in Međimurje, from July 17 to 19 in Brezje. For the eighth time, the center of summer in the northernmost part of Croatia is Forestland! last_img