PALÉO FESTIVAL – NYON
23 to 28 July 2019.
WHAT’S THE SCENE?
In 40 years, the Paléo Festival in Nyon has become the biggest festival in Switzerland. It covers an area of 84 hectares, with 7 stages, more than 200 stalls and some fifty bars. Robbie Williams, Elton John, The Cure, The Red Hot Chilli Peppers are a few of the big names that have played, and there is always upcoming talents, street artists and traditional music from around the world. It finishes on Sunday evening with a large firework display. The crowd is a mixed one, everyone will fit in here. Every year the Village du Monde has a different theme, this year it is ‘the mysteries of Quebec’.
WHO IS PLAYING?
The full line-up will be revealed on Tuesday 26 March 2019 on this website.
HOW TO GET THERE
Situated near Nyon, there is parking on site, and trains and busses that connect with Geneva, Lausanne and Nyon running late into the night. Or take a tent.
Tickets will be available from Wednesday 3 April 2019, at 12h00 on this site. It is a painful process, you log on, wait, wait a bit more, then by the time you have pressed complete on your purchase, most nights are sold out. Don’t dawdle, have a clear idea about what you want to purchase and set up your account in advance.
It’s busy, if you’re hoping to see a band and still be in bed before midnight, think again.