OUR UNIQUE CONCEPT
Launched in 2012, Family Piknik concept have seduced a large and eclectic audience, bigger and bigger year on year. The key is to mix the Underground state of mind with a very friendly atmosphere for families. Created by Christophe Gimenez (aka Tom Pooks) and his team, Family Piknik clearly offers something different during the summer, with the best Underground DJ's performing from early hours in the morning to midnight, in the heart of Montpellier, one of the historic best cities for electronic music in France. Under the trees, be part of a stunning sunny day and bring your food to enjoy the music. With 15000 attendees from all around Europe, expect your sunday to be different !
Since our 1st edition, we've booked some of the best international underground DJ's : Carl Cox, Sven Väth, Richie Hawtin, Solomun, Marco Carola, Luciano, Maceo Plex, Sasha b2b John Digweed, Hot Since 82, Damian Lazarus, Loco Dice, Joseph Capriati, Joris Voorn, Enrico Sangiuliano, Kittin, Gui Boratto, Stephan Bodzin, Hernan Cattaneo, Marc Romboy, Âme, The Martinez Brothers, Booka Shade, Jamie Jones, Josh Wink, Dubfire, ANNA, Adriatique, Michael Mayer, Dave Seaman, Guy J, Pig&Dan, Purple Disco Machine, Agoria, Lee van Dowski, Matthias Tanzmann, Max Cooper, Matador, Coyu, Nastia, Rodriguez Jr., Davide Squillace, Nakadia, Möd3rn, etc...
Here's below the official poster for 2019 !
HOW TO COME ?
FAMILY PIKNIK takes place in Montpellier (France), south of France. It's 2 hours drive from Lyon and only 2h30 drive from Barcelona (Spain).
• Motorway (A9)
• Free parking availlable.
You can travel fromMontpellier center town to Montpellier Airport very easily through Tramway. More infos here. You can book your flight with a great discount thanks to our Air France KLM partnership. Search your flight here.
FROM TRAIN STATION
In front of Montpellier St-Roch train station, take Tramway till Zenith de Montpellier (Grammont).
More infos here
> Check out timetable here.
• Prairie de Grammont, next to Zenith Montpellier.
• Huge park with old trees and natural shadow. Please beware of sunbathing, bring sunglasses + hats with you.
Allowed : Cooler, Beach Umbrella, camping gear (tables/chairs), water atomizer (only if unboxed).
Forbidden : metal forks & knifes, all kind of liquids (except for water bottles if you come with children).
• Food available on site (pizzas, food trucks, sandwiches...)
• Free games & animations for children.
• Doors open from 8.30 am. Music starts at 9.00 am.
• Doors close at midnight.
• Once in, only 2 allowed exits during the day.
• Access to our Opening Concert on saturday 3rd of August is included. Starts at 5pm, ends at 2am.