Where is Southern Soul Festival?

Southern Soul Festival Montenegro is situated at one of the most beautiful sandy beaches at the Adriatic Coast – Velika Plaza, near the city of Ulcinj. This intimate, boutique festival is held at Giovanni Copacabana Beach which is part of Velika Plaza.

Please see directions here.

General enquiry: [email protected]

Dates and opening hours

Southern Soul Festival Montenegro 2019 will be held from Wednesday 26 June to Monday 01 July (the music stops at 6am on Monday morning).

The music starts every day at 2pm until 6am in the morning.

The full schedule will be communicated at a later date.

How do I get to the festival site?

From the City of Ulcinj or from Ada Bojana easiest to get would be with taxi. All festival guests pay a fixed rate of 5 EUR per ride.

For all of you arriving by car, there is a parking lot available on site that would cost 3 EUR per day.

If you need a transfer from any of airports (Podgorica/Tivat/Dubrovnik/Tirana) you can email us with you flight details for a quote on available transfers.

What should I do if I arrive before 26 June or if I want to stay after 01 July?

You can always hang out with us at the festival site – Coppacabana Beach.

Or you can go and explore beautiful Montenegrin sites nearby. Please find more information on visiting Montenegro here.

Tickets and accommodation

Festival tickets include four days of music and gives you access to the festival site. They can be purchased here.

All types of accommodation (room, fish house, apartment, camping place) can be purchased here.

Can I get a refund or resell my ticket?

Refunds are not available but you are able to change the name on the ticket for a fee of €10. Name changes are available until 30 May 2018.  After this no changes can be made.

For more information regarding name changing please contact [email protected]

Packing list

What to bring:

  • – Sunscreen
  • – Sunhat
  • – Mosquito Repellent
  • – Warm clothes for the evening
  • – Torch
  • – And of course, your good spirit and positive energy 🙂
  • –  In case you are a smoker, please note that cigarettes won’t be sold at the festival site.


Euro is the currency used in Montenegro. We suggest that you carry cash, because certain restaurants do not accept credit cards.

All drinks, food, souvenirs at the festival site can only be paid with Festival money.

I bought too much Festival money, can I swap it back again?

Unfortunately Festival money cannot be sold back to any of the exchange points on site. We suggest buying a reasonable amount at a time and exchanging regularly throughout the festival.

Will there be any ATMs on the site?

There is an ATM machine in the city of Ulcinj. Please get directions here.

Food and shopping

Southern Soul Festival has provided for you a variety of healthy food choices: sandwiches (veggie, meat, salmon), salads, smoothies, cakes…

Montenegrin coast is famous for simple and delicious cuisine, especially for fish and sea food dishes. There are a number of restaurants within 5 km of the location of the festival.

There are various markets and grocery shops with fresh fruits and vegetables available during daytime within 2 km of the location of the festival.

Getting into the festival with children

Children aged 12 and under are admitted free when accompanied by a ticket-holding adult. It’s worth bringing some ID if they look older than 12.

Everyone aged 13 or over on 26 June 2019 (when the festival starts) planning to come to the festival, must have registered and bought a full ticket. Children aged 12 and under do not require tickets and do not need to register.

Anyone under the age of 16 wishing to attend the festival MUST be accompanied by someone over the age of 18. Those who are ages 16 or 17 are allowed to attend the festival unaccompanied, but we would strongly advise that this decision is made with the consent of a parent or legal guardian.

Tips for those with kids

Bring plenty of sunscreen, a sunhat and effective mosquito repellent.

A nice blanket is essential to wrap them up in during the evening.

Can i bring my pet dog/cat/hamster?

Southern Soul Festival is pet friendly 🙂


Two doctors at the festival site will provide you help and care whenever needed.


There are two lifeguards on the beach during the whole duration of the festival.

Disability access

All disabled customers are welcome at the Southern Soul Festival. Our kind staff members will provide you with all the necessary assistance you might need.