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13:00 – 01:00
Castelgrande Bellinzona
Ticino Switzerland



A Day Time Festival at Bellinzona’s Castelgrande.

In an enchanting setting steeped in history, on Saturday 22 June 2024, Bellinzona’s Castelgrande will become the stage for Marco Carola of Music On Ibiza and Pawsa of Solid Grooves, along with other exceptional artists.

During the tenth edition of the Castle On Air festival, participants can immerse themselves in twelve hours of electronic music and endless fun, in an atmosphere that combines the magic of electronic music with the charm of a UNESCO site.


13.00 – 13.45 LUCA MAGENTA

13.45 – 14.30 ND/A

14.30 – 15.15 ANDY COCCA

15.15 – 16.00 NATAN ANT

16.00 – 17.00 SUPER NATURAL

17.00 – 18.00 ALEX RUBIA

18.00 – 19.00 KENNY GROUND

19.00 – 20.00 DA VID

20.00 – 22.00 PAWSA



Marco Carola is a global ambassador of techno music. Originally from Naples, he was instrumental in the development of the electronic scene in the early 1990s, bringing the flourishing Neapolitan techno scene to the rest of the world. More than 20 years later, Marco is still one of the most respected artists in the techno scene, widely regarded as a major factor in promoting the genre to worldwide recognition within electronic music.


PAWSA is a London-based producer who has emerged from the burgeoning house and techno scene of recent times.
His signature sound – inventive tech house with an old school vibe – is definitely made for the dance-floor. As a DJ, he offers polished and atmospheric sets. The producer also identifies with being a DJ in the most natural and traditional sense: he makes music that he can play and share with the crowd.


Born in Rome, Da Vid moved to Riccione in 2008, soon becoming the resident DJ at the Classic Club in Rimini. Thanks to this experience, he performs in the best Italian clubs, such as Cocoricò in Riccione, where he is appreciated for his technical skills and tasteful DJ sets, receiving positive feedback even from international DJs and moving from the underground scene to mainstream audiences.


Kenny Ground is an icon of the local house scene. Over the years, he has participated in numerous events and parties throughout Switzerland, and has also played as a guest at other clubs in Spain, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Romania and Estonia. Kenny has shared the stage with the likes of Luciano, Marco Carola, Chris Liebing, Andrea Oliva, Loco Dice, Ilario Alicante, Copyright, Wally Lopez, Erick Morillo, Laidback Luke, Fedde le Grand and many others.


Super Natural is a duo of Swiss musicians (Thomas T & Baby Brown) who share a passion for electronic music and its multitude of sounds and rhythms. Over the years they have explored, shared and travelled through different styles and experiences.


Natan Ant, born in Switzerland, is a Techno/Tech-house DJ and producer. Growing up with a variety of musical influences, he developed a passion for hip hop before discovering Techno/Tech-house in Ibiza at the age of 16. Since then he has gained experience both at home and abroad, collaborating with artists from renowned record labels.


Andy Cocca, lives in French-speaking Switzerland but was born and raised in the canton of Ticino. He started out as a music event organiser and then devoted himself to conveying his energy behind a console, focusing on Minimal Tech House. His sole mission is to ensure the party, blending a perfect balance of rhythms, grooves and distinct sounds.


Influenced by Chicago House music and Italo Dance, he immersed himself in the world of electronic music. He experiments with old synthesisers and drum machines, creating dance floor tunes with a strong four-to-the-floor rhythm and pop vocal samples. He loves mixes that develop gradually, mixing different genres to create atmospheres with melancholic tones.


Luca Magenta, born in 1975, is a Swiss Funky House DJ. Attracted by the variety of sounds and the beauty of melodies from a young age, Luca was guided by his natural curiosity towards the wonderful world of music. With humility and respect for art, he began a journey of musical exploration that has shaped his passion for sound creation and enriched his life path.


Luca Dea is one of the most renowned content creators in the electronic music industry. With over 15 years of experience creating content from the world’s biggest electronic music events, he has recorded virtually every DJ you can think of. What started as a video for himself to preserve memories has turned into a source for thousands of people to experience some of electronic music’s most special moments.


Alex is a talented Tech house/Minimal DJ and producer from Milan. He debuted with Loco Dice at Cocoricò and performed at ‘Destino Pacha’ in Ibiza. He is known in Milan as resident of ‘Amnesia Milano’ and for opening Dice’s set at ‘Fabrique Milano’. He attracted attention with his releases on ‘Desolat Music Group’ and the edits ‘Abracadabra’ and ‘Alleluia’. His soul/jazz and vocal house/hip hop sounds have allowed him to play with artists such as Mochakk, Gordo, and Patrick Topping, receiving support from names such as Marco Carola and Paco Osuna.


A Breathtaking Location

Get ready to experience an unforgettable day, immersed in the timeless beauty of a unique historical site.

THE CASTLE is not just music: it is a complete experience combining culture, entertainment and scenic beauty. You will have the opportunity to explore the thousand-year-old secrets of Castelgrande, admiring its impressive architecture and enjoying breathtaking views of the city and surrounding mountains.

THE CASTLE is waiting to give you emotions that will remain etched in your memories forever.


Reserve a table for an unrivalled experience: choose between the stage or the garden in the VIP area.

STAGE TABLE / 5 PEOPLE = CHF 1’250 including 3 bottles (Surcharge per person = CHF 250)

GARDEN TABLE / 5 PEOPLE = CHF 1,000 including 3 bottles (surcharge per person = CHF 200)