SXM Festival: The Magic Returns In Two Weeks!
SXM Festival provides five days of enjoying the best electronic music from djs from all over the world. The festival is located in a paradise surrounded by white sand beaches and turquoise waters. The hedonistic vibe at SXM Music festival makes it a perfect destination for underground music lovers.
St. Martin, “The Friendly Island,” will host thousands of visitors from all over the world from March 15 to March 19. The unique spectacle will bring people together in a bubble of love, music, pure enchanted energies and spiritual enlightenments.
The second edition of SXM Music Festival is stronger than ever with over 90 acts on the bill. The boutique electronic music gathering added Ricardo Villalobos, Nina Kraviz, Ritchie Hawtin, Âme, Atish and Grammy Award winners, Bob Moses for 2017. Some big names from leat year are returning like Behrouz, Bedouin, M.A.N.D.Y., Lee Burridge, Francesca Lombardo, Yokoo, Jamie Jones, Chaim and, Thugfucker among others.
Saint Martin is the perfect mix of palm trees, beaches, jungle, forest, and mountains. The atmosphere is complete with the smiles and friendliness of all the locals on both the Dutch and French sides of the island.
Leave your bags and start exploring the wonders of this magical piece of land. Go watch the planes land at Juliana Princess Airport in Maho Beach, this is one of the top tourist attractions. If you're looking for another adventure, go visit Loterie Farm. Here you can zip line, hike, bike, or simply relax by the infinity pool surrounded by the attractive tropical gardens.
Saint Martin has 37 pristine beaches, if you are on the Dutch side you might want to go to Cupecoy, Mullet, or Maho Beach. Anse Marcel and Orient Bay are the perfect spots on the French side for a sunbath. Don’t leave the island without experiencing a magical sunset on The Mercure Saint Martin Marina. This is a must see with a cocktail in hand! Finally, don’t miss the sunrise SXM party at Layla’s beach venue, it will blow your mind.
What to bring? For the daytime festival, pack your smile, sunscreen, a beach towel, comfortable shoes or bare foot if you are going to the Happy Bay Venue. Don’t forget to check the weather, a poncho will save your day in case of rain. If you are attending the night venues, a pair of comfortable shoes is all you need. One last piece of advice, check the lineup and set times in advance to sync with the shuttle schedules and plan transportation accordingly.
For now, I can only wait patiently to return to paradise and enjoy five of the most incredible days of the year at SXM Festival!