Extreme sports, urban culture and a variety of music programs have become the trademark of Pannonian Challenge, the most famous festival in Osijek, which celebrates its 20th anniversary. All the visitors of skate park that is located on the left bank of river Drava can expect to see the biggest and most promising edition of the festival so far. From June 5th to June 9th world’s best extreme sports athletes will defy gravity with demanding tricks, while the culmination of each day will be somewhat southward of the skate park in the beautiful historic part of Osijek called Tvrđa. Traditionally, bands will be performing in the backyard of former night club Vega, making sure that all the festival visitors have an unforgettable and extremely good experience.
Over the years, at this festival, after the wheels of BMX, rollerblades and skateboards stopped spinning there were over 125 performers from Osijek, Croatia and the whole region, many of whom often returned to Pannonian.
Every year Pannonian hosts some of the best bands out there and this year’s Pannonian Challenge music program will be no exception. The jubilee edition brings the most powerful show to date, which will offer a lot for every visitor through a variety of musical excerpts. Starting with Hladno pivo and Let 3, legendary Croatian rock bands with a faithful audience. We will also have the pleasure of seeing punk rockers – Atheist rap. All fans of rap and hip-hop will appreciate the arrival of the great Bad Copy, just like the new performance of a local, extremely popular duo from Krankšvetser. On the other hand, Silente, MAIKA and The Nilz will bring something completely different to the Pannonian Challenge, just like the rising young bands like Harvo Jay and Of Apes. Finally, DJs Omke and Umbo will represent the old school while the Osijek audience will by no means need to get acquainted with the work of Debeli precjednik and Gužva u 16-ercu, the most famous local punk rockers, who also performed at the beginnings of the Pannonian Challenge.
Therefore, besides the twentieth birthday of the entire Pannonian Challenge, it is important to point out that the sports and music program every year attracts a large number of people from the region, and the accommodation capacities in Osijek are almost full. For all the visitors looking for extreme adventure, the Pannonian camp is located on the left bank of river Drava right next to the best equipped skate park in the region.
Extremely good entertainment and great atmosphere will not be missed this year at Pannonian Challenge. Get your ticket for only 30 kunas (~4 EUR) per day.