Graz is located in south east Austria. The city holds, every year in autumn, the Elevate Festival for Contemporary Music, Art and Political Discourse. This is an important event that presents contemporary music in various styles side by side with political discourses. During every evening of the five days of the festival, live music and parties with world famous DJs are held.
During the days, lectures, workshops and discussions on music, society and politics take place and documentaries are screened. All the events are held in the halls of the historic site – Schlossberg. The festival’s program, lineup information and the admission fee cost are present in the festival’s website.