527,870 people, which is a record amount, visited Atlas Weekend which took place on July 3-8 in Kyiv. It is four times more than last year (142 thousand). It was reported on the Facebook page of the event organizers.
It was reported that the festival occupied 70 hectares of territory. More than 250 artists performed on ten locations, the main stage construction weighted 250 tons.
It should be noted that due to such a huge amount of visitors, one of the most popular music festivals in Ukraine can be considered for top-10 festivals by attendance.
Atlas Weekend lasted six days this year. First day was free, mostly Ukrainian musicians performed, Oleg Vynnyk was the headliner. The Chemical Brothers, LP and Placebo were the headliners during other days.
Earlier, the organizers of Atlas Weekend announced the date for the next festival in 2019. It was not reported who is going to be the headliners of the next festival. Yet, it is already known that Tom Odell, a British musician, will perform at Atlas Weekend-2019. He could not come at the festival this year. Besides, Krovostok group will also participate in the festival next year.