Music in Marrakesh

Atlas Electronic

Atlas Electronic celebrates world music, arts and culture in a four-day electro festival set amid the shaded palm groves and luxury nomadic desert camping of an ecolodge. Groove your way through daytime workshops, y…
Music in Marrakesh

Oasis Festival

Oasis brings together Morocco's best electronica talent with DJs from Europe for a music festival with a distinctly Moroccan twist. In the afternoon there's swimming, a souq, yoga and henna art; once dusk sets in th…
Art in Marrakesh

Marrakech Biennale

Promoting debate and dialogue through artistic exchange, this major trilingual (Arabic, French and English) festival invites local and international artists to create literary, artistic, architectural and digital wo…
Cultural in Marrakesh

TEDx Marrakesh

Like any self-respecting cultural capital, Marrakesh has its own TEDx talkfest, where Marrakshi movers and shakers take on challenging themes such as 'Driving Forces' and 'Coexistence or No Existence'.
Performing Arts in Marrakesh

Marrakech Festival of Popular Arts

The only thing hotter than Marrakesh in July is this free-form folk fest. Berber musicians, dancers and street performers from around the country pour into Marrakesh to thrill the masses.
Sports in Marrakesh

Marrakesh Marathon

Run like there’s a carpet salesman after you from Djemaa El Fna square to the Palmeraie and back for this annual marathon.
Music in Marrakesh


Marrakesh invents new sounds nightly with Gnaoua castanets, jazz riffs and Jimi Hendrix guitar licks.