Barrakud Croatia 2020: Guide to Zrće Beach’s Most Intense Techno Festival

Dark techno and heavy house music are paired with the warm and sunny beaches at this five-day festival. Raving all day and night to your favourite DJs in island beach clubs is truly an experience everyone should have.

Each club brings a different aesthetic and sound to the Barrakud Croatia festival. Attendees can bounce from club to club enjoying all that each one has to offer or stay at whichever one fits their vibe best.


The lineup for Barrakud hasn’t been announced yet. Stay tuned into Musikka’s Barrakud Croatia 2020 event page for updates!

Past performers include Paul Kalkbrenner, Ellen Allien and FJAAK.


Multiple locations* on Zrće Beach, Novalia, Croatia

*Papaya is the most famous club on Zrće. It ranks as number six on DJ Mag’s Top 100 Clubs list. Papaya has two pools, many dancefloors and the best views of the Adriatic Sea.

*Kalypso is nestled into a cove at the end of the beach. The club is fully stocked with pools, daybeds, cabanas, and beach volleyball.

*Noa Beach Club holds 4,000 people in its 11 bars, food court, and spa. It is an all-inclusive stop where you might find yourself spending the majority of the festival.

*Aquarius is a bar and restaurant by day and a popping club by night. This two-floor club features a VIP experience if you’d like to add some exclusivity to your time at Barrakud Croatia 2020.


5-day general admission EARLY BIRD ticket - $54.13

10-14 August, 2020

Tickets include all-access to Barrakud Croatia from Monday, August 10th to Friday, August 14, 2020. This includes the open-air nightclub parties at Papaya, Aquarius, Kalypso and Noa beach clubs as well as a boat party on the Adriatic Sea. Tickets do not include accommodation, but the ticketing site does allow for bundle discounts when you purchase hotel stays through them.

Barrakud Villiage - $529

Barrakud offers all-inclusive tickets for a luxurious summer experience. The tickets include a five-night stay at a nearby cottage with Wi-Fi, air conditioning, parking, a private pool, gym and towels. The ticket price also includes sunbeds on the BARRAKUD beach. The cottages provide extreme comfort, beautiful porches and total privacy for you and your friends.

To attend Barrakud Croatia, you must be at least 18 years of age. allows payment plans with 15% of your total purchase down. Monthly payments help to make the festival more accessible and affordable.


Ticket & Accommodation Packages

Bundling your ticket and accommodation on Barrakud’s ticket page save you and your friends 10% on your order.

Hostel Accommodation

For one person, a five-day stay at the Moon Rocks Hostel plus your five-day festival ticket comes out to $219.84. The hostel is 2.5 km (10-minute drive) to the festival and has a swimming pool available to guests.

Apartment Accommodation

The ticketing site also has apartments available to accommodate up to six guests if you’re travelling with a group of friends. A five-day stay at the apartment in Novalja plus your five-day festival ticket costs $310.99. Some apartments, like the Novalja apartment, have a two or three-guest minimum.