Exit is an award-winning summer music festival which takes place at the magical Petrovaradin Fortress, located on the right bank of the river Danube in Novi Sad. The location is unique in the festival world as it is important for the festival’s atmosphere. It is considered as one of the largest and most beautiful European fortresses. The location also offers superb acoustics, allowing different events to take place one next to another at the same time, without any sound interference.
Exit began in 2000 as a student protest against the government. During its existence, Exit has been visited by over two million people from more than 60 countries. It was officially proclaimed as the ‘Best Major European festival’ at the EU Festival Awards, which were held in Groningenn in January 2014, while it’s sea edition Sea Dance festival won the “Best Mid-Sized European festival” Award in 2015. The EU Festival Award is considered as one of the most prestigious festival awards in the world. CNN, The New York Times and many others have on numerous occasions proclaimed Exit amongst the Top Ten world festival destinations.