Beats, Beer and Boogaloo

Thurs 13th – Mon 17th July 2017
@ The Garden Resort, Tisno, Croatia

Beats, Beer and Boogaloo, Croatia’s brand new festival for 2017, is setting out to offer something truly unique to the Croatian festival circuit. Craig Charles’ Funk and Soul Club and the co-founders of the hugely revered Garden Festival (who now run The Garden Brewery) have united to bring a fusion of a carefully curated lineup of international talent, Croatian stars, DJs and some of Europe’s finest craft breweries… and we’re truly grateful they have.

Taking place this summer at The Garden Resort, set in a beautiful location, built around nature with a rich sense of intimacy and wonder to be enjoyed to the fullest with its incredible water-side beach stage and bars. The festival will feature boat parties, club nights at the legendary open air Barbarella’s, street food, tutored drinks tasting, a carnival procession through the streets of the picturesque post-card town of Tisno plus much more.


Beats, Beer and Boogaloo have already revealed the first wave of names for summer 2017:

Hot 8 Brass Band / Geno Washington And The Ram Jam Band / Craig Charles Fantasy Funk Band plus special guest / Amp Fiddler / Craig Charles / Guts (solo/MPC) / Kon / Smoove and Turrell / The Haggis Horns / The Reflex / The Allergies / Lack of Afro / The Funk Delegation / Al Kent / Rayko / Pablo Contraband (Disco Deviant) / Shaka Loves You / Eddie, Piller / Jackson Tyson Charles / Big Danny Kane / Dean Sunshine Smith / Madnice and Darryl Marsden (Ghetto Child) / The Funk Delegation Croatia / Mate Kokic / Nick & Pepi / Nikola Smiljanic Trio and Rolin Humes.



The first breweries announced are:

London’s Gipsy Hill / Five Points and Magic Rock / Dogma from Serbia / Bevog from Austria

Who join three from Croatia:

Nova Runda / LAB / Zmajska

Plus more TBA


Each bringing 2 types of beer to feature on a long tap bar, and everyone will be able to sample more than 30 beers during the festival! This is a family friendly festival appealing to all ages, lovers to craft beer, the sun sea and music of course! See you there…



Looking for festival accommodation? The picturesque town of Tisno is just a ten minute walk from the festival site and there’s a range of apartments & villas to suit whatever you are looking for and for all budgets. Reserve your accommodation asap to avoid disappointment!

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