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  • The enviable list of performers this summer will bring together some of the most exciting names from the world and regional music scene, and the Banja Luka Fortress Kastel will be marked by the strongest edition of the festival so far!

    More than fifty renowned performers from the world and regional music scene will perform at the ninth Nektar Fresh Wave Festival, which will be held this year from August 5th to 7th at the Banja Luka Fortress Kastel! At the opening of this year’s edition of the festival, we will see a spectacular performance of one of the greatest ever – the legendary Sven Väth will perform on the biggest festival stage, and with this electronic sound icon Nastia, Edy C, Incept and one of the festival residents Mladen Tomic. Energy Stage as the headliner of the stage will be opened by Petar Dundov, one of the pioneers of electronic music in this part of the planet, and Forniva, Andrej Jelić, Stefan Ivanković, Lūka and Goran Emkić will also perform. The program on the Jägermeister LIVE stage is reserved for performances by Krankschwester, Klinac and Kosnik.

    On Friday, July 6th, the second festival evenings on the Main Stage will feature Ilario Alicante and techno diva Deborah De Luca as well as Coeus, Kristijan Molnar and b2b Luka Cikic and Filip Fishe. The second evening of the festival on the Energy stage will be marked by the performances of performers Space Motion, Rox, Calkins, Mekha, resident of the Woodie festival and double b2b Jome Maja, another resident of the festival and Marko Vukovic. Regional champions of hip hop sound Vojko V. Both Ajs Nigrutin and Timbe will wake up the Jägermeister LIVE stage, and they will be joined by the Banja Luka band Brutal Protest.


    The last day of the festival is reserved for the greats of progressive sound! John Digweed closes the ninth edition of the Nectar Fresh Wave Festival, and will be joined on the festival’s biggest stage by Victor Ruiz, Bokee, Lérr b2b Buba and Nebs Jack festival resident. The final festival evenings will be performed by Sinisa Tamamovic as the first star of the stage on the Energy stage, and with one of the most recognizable DJ names from Banja Luka, DJ A Radio Wade Newhouse will perform, as well as influential regional names: TKNO, Miloš Vujović, Damir Hoffman, Forest People. Jägermeister LIVE stage is closed by resident DJ Woodie, Marcello, Fox and Surreal.

    After more than sixteen months, we will finally have the opportunity to hang out again and enjoy the music, celebrating the love and joy of hanging out at the best festival in BiH, and in addition to festival stages, visitors can expect fan zones and other content to be realized in cooperation with media sponsors. , friends and partners of the festival.


    Tickets for the ninth edition of the Nektar Fresh Wave Festival are available through the ticket service Kupikartu.ba, and a three-day ticket package is on sale at the price of 60 KM / 30 €, three-day VIP tickets at the price of 100 KM / 50 €, one-day tickets at the price of 30 KM / 15 € and one-day VIP tickets at a price of 50 KM / 25 €. Please note that all those who kept last year’s tickets can use them to enter this year’s edition of the festival.

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