Techno Festival Calendar: October

The October series of the techno music event calendar is ready. All the festivals organized this month that you can attend are listed below.

Chronologically, we compile the events that attract attention and expected throughout the month for fans and share the significant notifications with the public, such as line-ups, ticket fees etc. For more, please follow our website and stay tuned for the updates. To get information about the events or to buy tickets, please click on the event title.

(Attention! Please keep in mind that there may be event cancellations due to epidemic reasons such as possible corona, omicron, monkeypox or variants)



(1 October – 2 October, Girona, Spain)

Fort Festival is an underground electronic music festival, this year held in Roses in Spain’s northeast, close to the Catalonian city of Girona.

The festival will celebrate its fourth edition at a historical location, once again bringing together some of the greatest international DJs and producers of underground electronic music for three days.


(10 October, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel)

DGTL Tel Aviv is the Middle Eastern outpost of the global dance music brand DGTL. Putting on events all around the world, the Dutch electronic music experts have been annually hosting a festival in the region’s party capital since 2017.

Taking place during Sukkot or the Festival of Ingathering, DGTL Tel Aviv brings house and techno fans together for a musical celebration.

Known for their expert curation, DGTL always put together a deep lineup of live acts and DJs who know how to get a party started.


(19 October – 23 October, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), is a massive electronic music festival and conference that takes over the Dutch capital every October.

Starting in 1996, this year marks ADE’s 25th anniversary. This milestone plus the pent up energy from live music being on hold for the last year no doubt means this will be a year to remember.

On the live music side of things, the festival showcases all genres and sub-genres of electronic music, featuring everything from intimate basement club nights to stadium shows.

The conference side is a similarly wide-ranging affair, with expert panel discussions, lectures, industry events, tech showcases, and more aimed at maintaining the health of all aspects of the scene.

Overall, Amsterdam Dance Event welcomes over 400,000 artists, professionals, and music lovers to the city to partake in over 1,000 events across more than 200 venues.


(21 October – 22 October, Zaandam, Netherlands)

The unique features and industrial environment of the Hembrugterrein make it the perfect dance floor for Secret Project during Amsterdam Dance Event. From immersive, glowing environments to large-scale murals and live graffiti, Secret Project is an urban outdoor oasis of art and culture.

Secret Project is an emerging festival born in the prospering underground scene of downtown Los Angeles. Fusing art, technology, and exceptionally curated house and techno music, the festival known for its daytime moments, is ready to grow beyond its origin. With successful editions in LA, Miami, Amsterdam, and Portugal, Secret Project unites music lovers alike in new cities where there are no shortages of dance floors.


(22 October, Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Amsterdam Music Festival (AMF) is dance music’s biggest night of the year, taking place in the Dutch capital’s biggest stadium. For one night in October, EDM royalty all come together to celebrate what they love best.

Amsterdam Music Festival (AMF) has become EDM’s main event thanks in part to its partnership with DJ Mag to reveal their vaunted Top 100 DJs list live in front of a packed house.

A lineup of the world’s biggest DJs, special B2B sets, soaring beats, surreal stage production, and 71,000 screaming fans. What’s not to love?


(29 October, Edinburgh, UK)

Terminal V Halloween returns for the 1st time in 3 years to the huge halls of The Royal Highland Centre in October 2022 for a very special indoor Halloween Festival!

In its current primary form, Terminal V occupies the complex of warehouses and surrounding space at The Royal Highland Centre site adjacent to Edinburgh Airport.

With thousands now flocking to Edinburgh from all over the UK and beyond to the festival, to witness a gathering of techno and underground house music’s elite, you can expect five very unique stages packed full of mind bending production, ensuring an immersive experience like no other.