19. Melt! Festival
While the music at Melt! might be impressive, with last year’s lineup featuring Bloody Beetroots and Richie Hawtin, it’s the location that gets everybody talking. An open-air museum of industrial machinery that’s perched at the tip of a peninsula, enormous hulking machines tower over partygoers, illuminated by the festival’s dizzying light-shows. What could be cooler than that?