The festival is an amalgamation of music, entertainment, food and shopping.
Held over three days, the festival has multiple stages with famous artists playing simultaneously daily.
The dates for 2012 are from 6th – 13th August 2012A one a kind music festival, its held annually in San Francisco, California at Golden Gate Park.
Held in Budapest the event lasts for seven days and by the end of the week around 1000 artists would have performed.
Attracting over 350,000 visitors, 2012 looks to be a great year with bands including The Stone Roses, Placebo, The Horrors, Hurts, Noah and the Whale, Crystal Fighters, Mando Diao, The Subways, Axwell, Beatsteaks, Ministry, and Caro Emerald.
The festival lasts for 11 days, is made up of 11 stages with performances from over 700 bands.
Summerfest attracts between 800,000 and 1,000,000 people each year, promoting itself as "The World's Largest Music Festival".
In this globalised world and time, numerous festivals across the globe bring together international artists, bands and dj’s of all genres.