Utrecht’s SPRING Performing Arts Festival is a 10-day international festival presenting new developments in the performing arts with a focus on crossover between dance and theatre. The festival is supporting the development of young, promising artists, of theatre and dance as an art form, and the growth and development of the public. It brings international work to the Netherlands and serves as an international platform for Dutch artists. It also runs an educational platform: SPRING Academy.
ULTRA Europe has become the largest electronic music festival in Croatia since its launch by ULTRA Worldwide in 2013. It is a unique event, combining the most diverse electronic talent with the most technologically advanced, large scale festival production in the world. Over 150,000 people from 125 countries (a new ULTRA Worldwide record) visited in 2014, making ULTRA Europe Croatia’s biggest ever music event. Split plays host to headliners such as David Guetta, The Chemical Brothers and Tiesto.
The annual Percy French Festival celebrates the life and times of multi-talented songwriter, artist, engineer, humourist, editor, poet, sketchwriter, concert promoter, banjo player and stage entertainer William Percy French (1854–1920). Through an exciting, diverse programme of lectures, concerts, poetry readings and exhibitions, the festival aims to create greater awareness of Percy French’s legacy. It is held in the 2nd week of July in the restored Castlecoote House in County Roscommon.