Frequently asked questions


Dropzone runs from 7th – 12th July 2024.

Dropzone Festival is held at world famous Zrce Beach on the sunny island of Pag, Croatia.

Zrce Beach is the party location where the Dropzone events are held. It is world renown for being one of the best party beaches in the world!

Novalja is the closest city to Zrce Beach and the main tourist area where you will find many accommodation types, restaurants, bars, grocery stores, shops and more.

Pag is the island where Zrce Beach & Novalja are located, situated in the Adriatic Sea and is part of the beautiful country of Croatia.

A mix of the best hard dance genres including Hardstyle (euphoric & raw), Hardcore, Frenchcore, Uptempo, UK Hardcore and everything in-between!

All Dropzone events are 18+.

You can find all information about all ticket options and our range of holiday packages here:

We have package options to suit every kind of raver! Whether you’re on a budget, want to live your most luxe life or simply want a comfortable stay with your crew. There’s an option for everyone.


Get ready for 6 days, 80+ artists and 21 parties!
Our massive lineup as well as the huge 6-day program are out in full here:

A mix of the best hard dance genres including Hardstyle (euphoric & raw), Hardcore, Frenchcore, Uptempo, UK Hardcore and everything in-between!

Yes. This year we have 4 exclusive boat parties, each party has a unique lineup and they also sell out fast!

You can search all the available boat parties, and purchase here:

All boat parties depart from Novalja City Center, Plasica ul. 20, 53291 Novalja, Croatia.

If you miss the departure of the boat, unfortunately there is no way to access the party. The boats have strict departure times, so it’s always advised to arrive 30 minutes prior.

Unfortunately not. There are no refunds for missing the boat. If you have missed the boat due to an emergency, please contact our staff and we will assess on a case by case basis.

Good vibes! Sunscreen, swimming clothes, a hat, towel, sunglasses, shoes or flip flops. Backpacks are allowed on board but there are no lockers so please keep that in mind.

No weapons, selfie sticks, anything made of glass, alcohol, drones and of course, no bad vibes!

No, all pool parties are included in your festival ticket. So make sure to come and check them out! Each pool party has a different theme and line up so you can expect a unique experience at each one.

No. You can walk around the beach club barefoot. Of course shoes are always safer and more advisable, but inside the pools there are no shoes allowed. 

Yes! In clubs such as Noa, food is available in the premium lounge bed area and can be purchased. There are also a few restaurants on Zrce Beach, as well as many food stands located outside all the clubs. 

Yes you can. Passouts are permitted and your wristband will grant you access to go in and out of the clubs where Dropzone is hosting events. This includes the pool parties.

Travel & Transfers

There are a number of options: by plane, car, ferry, local bus or airport transfers. For all available options click here:

  • Zadar or Split are the closest and easiest. 
  • Zadar is 1.5 hours drive, and is the closest however there are more limited flights arriving to this airport
  • Split is 3.5 hours drive and generally has more flight options for European and International flights

In order to make your trip as carefree as possible, we have created a special Flight Tracker to provide you with the best deals we have found! Updated regularly:

  • The easiest and most cost effective way is with a Dropzone transfer.
    Our specialty drivers will transport you and other Dropzone partygoers to Novalja where you can check in for your accommodation.
  • Localized transfers will be readily available to take you from the key pick up point to your accommodation.
  • Taxi and Uber is available, as well as public buses, however these can be a costly and unpredictable option.

The Dropzone drivers will be waiting in the arrivals hall with Dropzone signs, as well as vans marked with Dropzone logos.

No stress, we are here to help! Call our service line and our crew will schedule you a new transfer as soon as possible. 

We will do our best to get you on the next transfer, but please keep in mind there may be waiting times especially in moments of high traffic with other festival goers.

No problem, if you’ve booked a private transfer your driver is there to help you and wait until the entire group is ready to travel. 

Let your driver know and they will do their best to accommodate you and seat you at the front of the transfer. 

Don’t forget to take your travel sickness medication 30 minutes before your transfer time, and keep a plastic bag with you…just in case! 

Yes you can. All rental car kiosks are past the arrivals hall. You can pre-book a car or hire one on the spot. Don’t forget your valid drivers licence.

  • From Split Airport there are two options: via the highway and connecting bridge of Pag Island, or you can opt to drive to the ferry port and drive your car onto the passenger ferry to Pag. 
  • Ferry times, ticket fares and information can be found here (Jadrolinija link) 
  • From Zadar: via the highway and Pag bridge

We have private transfers that will drop you off at your accommodation and show you how to access your apartments.

Dropzone is located on Zrce Beach, less than a 10 minute drive from Novalja City Center. You have the options of a public bus, taxis, or Uber.

Yes. There is a parking lot available outside the clubs, for a flat rate fee. 

Call +385 119 87 for emergency road assistance.
If you have a rental car, please notify your rental car company.

Tickets and Packages

Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, iDeal, Sofort.

Your choice of accommodation (hotel, villa, apartment, beach house) as well as your 6-day festival ticket which includes access to all of our pool parties, club events.

Boat party tickets can be added during the booking process too, grab yours before they sell out!

Not yet, but they might be available at a later time.

No, all you need is a festival ticket to access our pool parties and club events. If you’d like to attend any boat party, you will need to buy a ticket as these are exclusive, capacity is limited and they sell fast!

You can add boat party tickets and transfers to your booking later if you decide.

All tickets are non-refundable except in the event of cancellation. 

If you are no longer able to attend Dropzone, we recommend you resell via Ticketswap.


Hotels, apartments and villas are located in Novalja which is 5-10 min drive from Zrce Beach.

Beach houses are located on Zrce Beach.

We ask for ID for wristband collection and accommodation check-in. 

Please note, law in Croatia is that you must carry valid photo ID with you at all times.

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