Latest Updates

These are happy times! After many months of dry weather, much needed rain has finally  nourished the Boomland. And with just a few months to go until we swing open the festival gates, the production crew has taken things up a gear and is busy working at top speed.... read more

A big THANK YOU to all applicants!

Applications for the Boom Festival 2018 program are now officially closed! For Volunteers and Workers, the online forms will remain open until the 31st of March. Thank you to all who applied so far!... read more

Reminder: Online applications are closing soon!

Some of the online applications to participate in the making of Boom Festival 2018 are closing very soon! Here, we give a brief recap of some of the areas for which applications will close on the 28th of February.... read more

Activism will lead the 2018 Liminal Village program

Activism - in all its forms - will be the main theme for the 2018 Liminal Village program! Find out more about all the topics included in the discussion in these news.... read more

Official Sold Out

Tickets for Boom Festival 2018 are officially sold out, several months prior to the opening of the event! In these news you will find a quick recap of ticket sales, plus important information on event limitation and Boom Bus tickets availability.... read more

Update on Utopia Boom Landing

Utopia Boom Landing: is it happening? Many of you have been asking about this, and rightly so! Unfortunately, the ravaging fires that took place during the year or 2017 have severely damaged the lands where Utopia used to take place.... read more

Boom Festival - A celebration beyond the lineup

Music is at the core of Boom, yes. But many other things are part of the multi-dimensional Boom experience - across the Boomland, several areas hold a very specific program which we are carefully arranging for the upcoming edition. Read further to understand why we won't be disclosing the program until just before the festival begins!... read more

Start of Ambassador sales!

A quick reminder that today is the start of Boom Ambassador ticket sales.... read more

Detailed results of the DDoS attack

The DDos attack audit has come to and end and we are finally able to share with you the results of weeks of investigation.... read more

Important Information about Boom Ambassadors

The Ambassador list is now available! Please make sure to take a look at this newsletter and to carefully read all the necessary FAQ's about Ambassador tickets.... read more

Online tickets are SOLD OUT!

Online tickets for Boom Festival 2018 are Sold Out! Ambassador tickets will be available from the 19th of December. Thank you Boomers!... read more

Tickets Are Back: Monday, 20 November 2017 (09H00 - Portugal)

Online ticket sales will be re-launched on Monday 20 November at 9am (Portuguese Time). Ahead of this time, we have laid out some details of the new process for purchasing tickets. Please be sure to read the following information with care and consideration:... read more

The online ticket platform will be relaunched on the 20th of November.

As the cyberattack audit has come to an end, the date for the relaunch of the online platform has been set!... read more

Water Scarcity in Portugal is an issue of the present

The impacts of climate change can be felt as we write these words - in Portugal, some regions are facing severe droughts and measures are being taken to supply the populations with water in places where reservoirs levels are below half of their capacity.... read more

The official Boom Festival 2016 movie is finally here!

Unveil the psychedelic wonders of Boom 2016 as you dive into an interactive movie experience that lets you choose your own path.... read more

Newest Update Post-Cyberattack (3rd of November)

Following the most recent events regarding the online ticket sales and cyberattack, we have taken legal action as to fight against and prevent any future attacks of this nature. More information on ticket will be available next week!... read more

More Info on Cyber Attack (22 October Update)

After meeting with a series of experts, it has been made clear that the Boom Festival has suffered a concerted cyber-attack, led by someone who has the means and resources to intervene in such a way.... read more

Cyber Attack Update (21 October 2017)

Here is the newest update on the present situation!... read more

Online Ticket Sales Will Temporarily Freeze Until Further Notice

An update on the present Online Ticket Sales situation!... read more


It is with immense pleasure that we finally launch the 1st phase of Online ticket sales for the 2018 edition of the Boom Festival!... read more

Tickets will be launched at 20h20 Portuguese time

Here are some news about the hour of release of Boom 2018 Tickets, plus some other topics worth addressing.... read more

Info about Tickets Release Dates & Prices

Here's what you need to know about 2018 ticket phases, ambassadors, prices and other news...... read more

Guest Country for Boom 2018 - Costa Rica!

For the 2018 edition of Boom Festival, we picked Costa Rica as the Guest Country - find out why!... read more

Website Launch & Tickets Info

Get to know the Boom 2018 website and learn the latest news on Ticket Dates & Prices!... read more

Young Dragons at Boom 2018

Make sure to take a look at this precious information on bringing your kids at Boom. Families, welcome to Boom 2018!... read more

Eco Lettter to the Boomers 2016

An eco-report that adresses not only sustainability issues, but other Boom projects as well.... read more

Carta aos Boomers 2016

Uma breve recapitulação e análise da edição do Boom 2016.... read more

Lettre à Tous Les Boomers 2016

Un compte-rendu de l'édition du Boom 2016... read more

Letter to the Boomers 2016

A brief assessment of the Boom 2016 edition.... read more

A Barrier-Free Boom Festival

Just because you have impaired physical abilities you don't have a reason not to join us on the visionary journey that is Boom Festival.... read more

The Natural and Cultural Setting of Boom

Nature and Interculturalism has a long history in the pristine surroundings of Boom... read more

Boom Broadcast: Alternative Models

At Boom our aim is to plant the seeds for change. However, the actual growth and evolution takes place in everyday life.... read more

How Boom Can Be Life-Changing: An Example

What's a life-changing experience? A big question, isn’t it? Let's break it down to something more tangible.... read more

Boom Power Plants

Learn about some of the aquatic plants we use for our 100% biological water treatment system at Boom.... read more

Letter to the Normalizers

A manifesto anti Sustainable Events Standard ISO 20121... read more

Power Plants I: Azolla

Learn about some of the aquatic plants we use for our 100% organic water treatment system at Boom.... read more