What can be better than world class music in a sun soaked setting in Mexico? Not much, we don’t think about why we have rounded up five of the best musical festival getaways. So, get the passport packed and your shorts ready then take your pick…


Art With Me presents Dance With Me Tulum

Tickets: https://artwithme.org/
22nd – 24th April

Ahau Hotel, Tulum Mexico

DANCE WITH ME celebrates “the aural art of music and the creative expression of movement.” It is a festival for mind, body and soul that spans a wide range of genres and cultural influences. This year at Ahau Hotel in Tulum will feature live performances by Elephant heart and Kerala Dust and DJ sets by Jamie Jones, Rony Seikaly, Serge Devant, Sabo & Goldcap, Yokoo & Matthew Delay and more, with plenty of extras such as yoga, meditation and sound baths. Lush. 


Vive Latino

Tickets: https://www.vivelatino.com.mx/
March 2022

Mexico City

80,000 high-energy music lovers attend each day of Vive Latino. The music is big and high energy too with plenty of big names playing a variety of genres. Plenty of big rock bands also play the mains stage making this an unmissable annual affair if you are in Mexico. 


Holy Ship

Tickets: https://holyship.com/
December 2023

Hard Rock Hotel, Riviera Maya

This world famous brand brings a vast rave to wherever it ends up. At Hard Rock Hotel you can expect more of the same with state of the art stages and explosive production as well as lots of safe spaces for all to feel welcome. Chris Lake, Charlotte De Witte, Madeo, Chromeo, Eli & Fur, Lee Foss and tens more will all play. 


Day Zero Festival 

Tickets: https://dayzerofestival.com/

January 2023

Day Zero was born on the final day of the Mayan Calendar in 2012 and since then Damian Lazarus has grown into a real behemoth. It offers rich sounds in gorgeous locations with the tree-lined jungle backdrop to sets for all the best house names in the scene. 


Zamna Tulum

Tickets: ​​https://zamnafestival.com/
April 2022 (Every Weekend) and December-January

Tulum (Various Venues)

Zamna was the founder of Chichen Itza and established the city before becoming a god. He is a towering figure in Tulum and lends his name to this event series which mixes up the jungle’s natural beauty and the luxury of the services and amenities on offer 24 hours a day. Top brands like Afterlife, Circoloco, and Renaissance provide the DJs.