SXM Festival

  • TBC
  • House, Techno, Electronic
  • Saint Martin, Caribbean

One of the finest boutique electronic music festivals featuring the who’s who of electronic DJs and artists. SXM Festival is a 5-day salute to underground techno set in the stunning Caribbean Sea. On the island of Sint Maarten/Saint Martin.

Experience epic sunset to sunrise parties in some of the most magical locations the stunning island has to offer.

The island is a much-loved winter escape and draws in revellers from far and wide. SXM Festival is the crowning jewel on the island’s party calendar.

SXM Festival lineup.

The lineup will be announced closer to the event.

SXM Festival tickets.

SXM Festival will release ticketing information closer to the event.

The SXM Festival venue.

SXM festival takes place at various locations on both the French and Dutch sides of the island.

The programming is continuous and will see you partying it up at any of the below locations depending on the time of day.

Happy Bay: The main festival area features two exceptional stages (The Arc Stage & The Ocean Stage). Happy Bay will keep even the most discerning music lovers entertained for a lifetime.

Boho Beach Club: From noon till early evening each day, ease your hangover from the night before and get you warmed up for the next night of festivities.

Karakters: It is located near the airport and with an atmosphere quite unlike any you have experienced before. Karakters is one of the most lively beach bars on the planet.

Boat Party: Enjoy the sunset cruise on the large lagoon on the Dutch side while DJs spin some of the finest electronic beats.

Villa Party: One of the best-known events of the SXM Festival, the Villa Party is the chance to live it up like a rock star. You have the option to add some VIP flavour to your SXM festival experience at the Villa.

Panorama: You may have seen the Cercle events here in the past. This venue is exceptional, and it’s situated on the highest point of the island with incredible 360 views. You need to be a VIP ticket holder to access this truly unique event.

Warm-Up Party: Get into the swing of the SXM festival at an outdoor nightclub in Maho, complete with ocean views. Included in the standard festival pass.

Hotels & lodging

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Travel information

By air

The Caribbean island of Saint Martin/Sint Maarten has a well-connected airport with the US, Canada, Mexico and Europe. Princess Julianna International Airport is on the Dutch side of the island, and the code is SXM when you are looking for flights.

Getting around the island

Travel around the island is straightforward and the supply of taxis to get from venue to venue is comprehensive. Avoid unofficial taxi operators and always agree on the price before setting off.


What’s the age limit for SXM Festival?

You need to be 18+ to be allowed entry into the festival venues. You will also be asked for an official government ID when exchanging your barcode for festival wristbands at check-in.