Hill Top Festival – Embracing the Gods of Dance Music
Hill Top Festival is an annual psytrance and techno gathering that takes place in the waterfront region of Vagator in Goa, India. Taking over the iconic Hill Top Dance Club, the three-day event welcomes a wide array of world-renowned artists performing across three epic stages.
The festival annually welcomes more than 5000 local and international visitors to the event, officially dubbing it the biggest dance party of the month! The musical extravaganza combines world-class talent with fabulous stage designs, unique visuals and the perfect sounds to overload your senses in the best way possible.
The Art of Electronic Dance Music
Home to the booming psytrance scene, Goa has long been known for its epic parties. Hill Top Festival truly embraces the art of electronic dance music, sharing a unique musical story to thousands of visitors. The event regularly showcases a carefully selected lineup of international icons and local legends to keep you dancing all night long. Hill Top Festival features an epic main stage, covering the best of local and international psychedelic trance; as well as a unique techno stage and a chilled out down-tempo stage. With plenty of big names to choose from and countless debut performances, there’s something for everyone to enjoy at this dance music extravaganza.
The Goa Collective Bazaar
Initiated by Hill Top, the Goa Collective Bazaar is a unique flea market that operates on Friday nights at Hill Top and offers a truly unique party experience. Visitors have the opportunity to visit more than 100 stalls featuring everything from ethical fashion to skincare, accessories and more. The Bazaar also showcases a range of live musicians and performers, from bands to fire dancers and everything in between. There are plenty of diverse food options, a cocktail bar and even a healing area! Curated by Hill Top’s expert crew, the Bazaar offers a truly one-of-a-kind experience during Hill Top Festival for all to enjoy.
Hill Top Festival Location
Hill Top Festival is held at the following location:
Location: Ozran Beach Road, Near St. Michael’s School, Vagator, Goa 403509, India
Hill Top Festival takes place at the iconic Hill Top Dance Club in Goa, India. The venue is located in the coastal region of Vagator, known for its energetic nightlife, beaches and luxury resorts. Hill Top has been dubbed the ultimate party destination for trance enthusiasts and has been the home to legendary psychedelic parties for more than 30 years. Hill Top Festival takes advantage of the unique space each year, featuring a large open-air dancefloor area surrounded by palm trees and decorated with colorful ribbons and canopies. The easily accessible location is close to plenty of lavish hotels, as well as other popular nightclubs, bars and party spots.
How to get to Hill Top Festival – Check the Hill Top Festival 2020 page for detailed information
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Hill Top Festival FAQ
Hill Top Festival is located in the waterfront region of Vagator in Goa, India. The festival takes place at the iconic Hill Top Dance Club, located just a short walk from the water along India’s west coast. The venue is around an hour north of Goa’s international airport.
Hill Top Festival annually welcomes more than 5000 local and international visitors to the event each year. The region of Vagator is popular among backpackers and party crowds and draws in an extremely diverse crowd to the festival.
Hill Top Festival is easily accessible by car as on foot. The nearest major airport is Goa International Airport, which is approximately an hour south of Vagator by car. There are plenty of affordable taxi services as well as car rental options available at the airport. Once you arrive in Vagator, just about everything, including the venue, is within walking distance. There is also a large parking lot available for visitors driving to the event.
Hill Top Festival takes place across three days in early February each year. The event kicks off at around noon each day and ends at 10 pm each night.
The Hill Top Dance Club features a wide variety of facilities, available to all partygoers. The venue features a large open-air dancefloor area with plenty of food and drink kiosks, vendors and a large parking lot. Hill Top offers free drinking water and a range of local cuisines with plenty of fresh seafood options. The venue also has garbage collectors, keeping the festival clean throughout the entire event. There are also a number of supermarkets and countless restaurants and takeout options located all around the area.