The Magic Castle


2 nights - 3 days - 5 stages - 100 rooms - 400 people.

April 20-22 2018

An extraordinary psychedelic excursion awaits…

Spend an unforgettable weekend in the magic castle, whose opulent interior is transformed into a gateway leading to the mystical spheres of the spiritual dimension. Join to celebrate the depths of psychedelic trance-zen-dance culture with more than 40 international acts, five dancefloors, otherworldly visuals, and delicious food, in a setting that will elevate your experience to another level…

Expect days of pure, unadulterated bliss; an intense spectacle of absurdity and excess, love and inspiration, extravagance and fantasy. Blur the boundaries of reality by absorbing the musical and visual spectacle provided by some of the most creative and experienced artists the world has to offer, and lose yourself in the incomprehensible beauty of the magic castle.

Brace yourselves, a strong receptoral stimulus is on the horizon…

·•●·•●·•●·•● DECORATION & ROOM CONCEPTS ●•·●•·●•·●•·

★ Psy-Pix

★ Mischlichter

★ Fluffy Witch and Vici

more to be announced



The Castle is an early XIX century castle, located in a small village surrounded by beautiful nature. It is a 4-storey building with more than 5,000 square meters, 100 rooms, and 25 bathrooms. Originally built for nobles and aristocrats, it will now be turned into the most outstanding location for an electronic music festival ever thought of.


The castle offers various beautiful types of accommodation.



Every room is individual and composed lovingly with beautiful furniture and objects sourced from special places from all over the world - every room has unique characteristics and intriguing features. We have around 70 spaces you can choose from: Spacious double rooms with an own bath or the mind-blowing Suite of Perception for those with an appetite for the exquisite, - 3,4,5,6 or 8-bed rooms for your small festival tribe, or spacious dormitories with up to 20 beds for minimalists.

There are six residential zones within Magic Castle:

When buying the ticket you can select which zone and combination of bedroom you would like to book.

It´s not possible to buy a Festival-Ticket without booking a bed.

If you have any questions concerning accommodation please feel free to ask and write an email to




The magic castle


The house of visions

1 min. from Magic Castle by foot


The campsite

1 min. from Magic Castle by foot


The house of enhanced visions

1 min. from Magic Castle by foot


The temple

1 min. from Magic Castle by foot

The dreamfactory

5 min. from Magic Castle by foot

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Magic Castle’s priority is not just to offer its guests an emotional holiday guided by relax and entertainment, it also cares about welcome its customers in an organized structure with total respect of nature and the castle. Therefore we are sure all our guests will keep on helping us, giving their own contribution respecting a few arrangements…as following the correct recycling guidelines or reducing water and energy waste, etc. Leaving No Trash, Our guests respects the environment. We are committed to leaving no physical trace of our activities wherever we gather. We clean up after ourselves and endeavor whenever possible to leave such places in a better state than when we found them. Thank you!


Leipzig: 70 min. Berlin: 120 min.

Arrival by bus

We organize the travel to Magic Castle for you in comfortable tour buses. Departure is at Halle (Saale) Hauptbahnhof – Germany.

There will be 3 tours on Friday afternoon/evening from Halle Hauptbahnhof to Magic Castle and 3 tours on Sunday afternoon/evening back to Halle Hauptbahnhof. All further information on booking procedure and departure times you´ll get via e-mail.

Arrival by car

We will publish the address of the location 3 days before the festival starts. Only if you own a ticket you will get this information. Please respect the intimacy of the festival and don´t communicate the address to people without a ticket.

Food & Drinks

  • Magic Castle is a cash-free zone.
  • You have the possibility to change money into Castle-Cash.
  • You will need the Castle-Cash at the bars to pay for drinks.
  • The buffet will be set out from 9 am until 10 pm with delicious food freshly prepared by the chefs of the castle.
  • Vegetarians, don´t worry: There will also be a yummy selection of food for you.


Festivalticket: 129€ + Accommodation to your choice

Additional costs: 69€ for buffet with fresh food throughout the whole festival including sparkling water and coffee flatrate. The additional costs are payable at the check-in of Magic Castle


April 20th 2018 4 pm - 22th 2018 8 pm:

  • Doors open on Friday 4 pm.
  • You will receive the detailed festival program at the check-in.
  • Psychedelic music program at our stages and floors starts 9 pm on Friday.
  • There will be at least one floor with nonstop music program during the festival.
  • Electronic music program at our floors stops at 12 am on Sunday.
  • Don’t forget to check out until Sunday 8 pm. Please respect: We can’t make any exceptions.


  • Magic Castle is a really unique concept of psychedelic music festival.
  • We depend on your sensitivity for the magic place we invite you in.
  • The familiar atmosphere is based on the mood and attitude you bring to the festival.
  • Please respect your surroundings and treat them like you treat your own home.
  • Taking photographs in the Castle isn't allowed, not even on a mobile phone camera.
  • Any form of sexism and racism is not welcome at Magic Castle.


You are interested in looking behind the scenes of a unique festival production?

Magic Castle welcomes Volunteers! There are many interesting fields in which you could work if you decide to join our team. In 2 x 6 hour shifts you can get the value you spent for your festival ticket.

Please send your application to

We are looking forward to getting to know you!


We are happy that you are interested in buying a ticket for Magic Castle 2018. Please enter your Email address and you will get all further information about the festival, different types of accommodation, prices, bus travel etc. via mail from us. See you at the castle.

The Magic Castle