Tonight in Liepaja during warm-up concerts for Summer Sound festival the first bands and DJs will step on stage.


All week long in Liepaja Summer Sound festival warm-up concerts will take place – dubbed the City stages. Three evenings in three different places – Julianna’s court, Liepaja Petermarket and Liepaja University – Liepaja inhabitants and visitors will be entertained by local bands and DJs.


Tonight the City stage concerts will be opened by bands The Coco’nuts, Plastic Dummy and Numbers, DJ NiklāvZ and musician Greg John. All concerts commence at 19.00. The Coco’nuts and Greg John will perform at Julianna’s court, Friča Brīvzemnieka street 7, Numbers and Plastic Dummy will perform at Liepaja University in Lielā street 14, but all along the evening in Liepaja Petermarket in Kuršu street 11 you’ll be able to enjoy Liepaja’s own NiklāvZ electronic beats.


On Wednesday and Thursday on the City stage’s you’l meet Blue Jean Serenade, DJ Martin Birch, Chimbars, Quartet of Five, Neimom, Sub Scriptum, Funky DJ Elegant, Four Minute Man, Mārtiņš Dambis un The Mary Jane.


Time and place of performance can be found out on homepage or the festival’s mobile app.


Starting today in Liepaja, mall Kurzeme, bracelet exchange point is starting its work. There you can exchange your tickets to bracelets and make use of the bracelets’ special offers.


Festival Summer Sound in 3rd and 4th of August will take place for the 8th time in Liepaja. The tent city will be open starting Thursday 17.00, but the festival gates open on Friday, 3rd of August 16.00.


For a more comfortable journey to the festival we invite to use Summer Sound partner’s offers:


To ensure a more comfortable journey to the festival, together with car share CarGuru we’ve created a special Summer Sound fare, that lets you get from Riga to Liepaja and back for an attractive price with this rented car, as well as the opportunity to park really close to the festival entrance – the VIP parking. More information – on CarGuru app.


In cooperation with a/s Pasažieru Vilciens special train trips are being organized. August 3rd: Riga (14:06) – Liepaja (17:20) and August 5th: Liepaja (12:00) – Riga (15:10).


But those that arrive to the festival by bus, hitchhiking or otherwise and have no wish to carry the tent, sleeping bag and other items, DPD courier offers to bring your heavy things to Liepaja from anywhere in Latvia free of charge. More info –


You will be able to exchange your festival tickets to bracelets starting from Tuesday in mall Kurzeme in Liepaja, and from Wednesday in mall Spice in Riga. Working hours of bracelet exchange points:


Mall Kurzeme

July 31st 10.00 – 20.00

August 1st 10.00 – 20.00

August 2nd 10:00 – 20.00

August 3rd 10.00 – 20.00


Mall Spice

August 1st 10.00 – 21.00

August 2nd 10.00 – 21.00

August 3rd 10.00 – 21.00


As previously, this year as well the bracelets will be able to be used as discount cards in Liepaja and other cities in Latvia. More info on discounts here –


These artists have been announced for this years’ Summer Sound festival – American rockband Goo Goo Dolls, the British rockband Coasts, German DJ Alle Farben, the local Musiqq, Aija Andrejeva, Labvēlīgais Tips, Dzelzs Vilks, Pienvedēja Piedzīvojumi, Rīgas Modes, Igo, Justs, Sudden Lights, Marta Ritova, Astra The 22’s, Rigga Reggae, Singapūras Satīns, rappers Ansis, Edavārdi and Fakts, DJs Toms Grēviņš and Makree, bands Čipsis un Dullais, Inokentijs Mārpls, Soundarcade, Židrūns, The Bongo Club, The Bad Tones, Múr, Buchares, PODRUGA, DJ Uldis Rudaks.

Lithuania-based musician Andis Grīva with his band – Andis Grīva is WWMM, Lithuanian Colours of Bubbles, Garbanotas Bosistas and Antikvariniai Kašpirovskio dantys.


In year 2018, Summer Sound will take place for the 8th time, and has undoubtedly become one of the most improtant music events of the Baltic summer. That is confirmed by the thousands of attendees that come each year to the wonderful beach of Liepāja to enjoy musical entertainment and relaxation by the seaside for two whole days. Each year, the festival offers more than 50 artists, as well as providing a menu of various entertaining activities.


Ticket prices for Summer Sound 2018:


2 day ticket – 47 €


2 day ticket with a tent spot – 54 €


Tent city ticket – 7 €


VIP ticket – 105 €


VIP ticket + parking – 120 €




Summer Sound is supported by Liepāja city, guests are welcomed by A/S Aldaris, and is advised by Radio SWH.