2023 Colours of Ostrava festival to be bigger than ever

The Colours of Ostrava music festival, due to be held from July 19 -July 22nd, will showcase nearly 70 foreign bands and over 40 local performers, the festival's organizers said. The main stars of the festival will be the American band OneRepublic, Niall Horan, former member of One Direction, Macklemore, Brazilian music legend Gilberto Gil, and the British duo Sleaford Mods. According to the festival’s director Zlata Holušová, it is the biggest line-up in the festival’s 20-year history. The festival is traditionally held in the industrial area of Ostrava's Dolní Vítkovice.