Because we all love summer, dancing and music, don’t we? Here’s a list of all festivals you should keep an eye out for this season. The 23 coolest festivals in The Netherlands, Belgium and Germany. Get in the mood with some Peachtree and of course, don’t forget to pack some convenient ready to drink Fizzy Peachtree cans for your stay on the campsite!
3-5 May Here comes the summer, Vlieland, The Netherlands – on one of the Dutch islands for ultimate summer vibes.
5 May Bevrijdingsfestival, multiple Dutch cities, The Netherlands – celebrate freedom in one of 14 cities in The Netherlands. Free entrance!
18 May Soenda, Ruigenhoekse Polder, Utrecht , The Netherlands – electronic dance music, Soenda has been a success for the past 10 years.
25 May Central Park, Grasweide Strijkviertel, Utrecht, The Netherlands – laid back picknick whilst listening to some of the hottest Dutch pop musicians of the moment.
25-26 May Lentekabinet, ‘t Twiske, The Netherlands – a beautiful piece of nature near Amsterdam.
30 May Dauwpop, Luttenbergweg, Hellendoorn, The Netherlands – the festival to attend on Ascension Day.
31 May – 2 June Best Kept Secret, Beekse Bergen, Hilvarenbeek, The Netherlands – not so secret anymore, favourite festival of many near the zoo!
1-2 June Amsterdam Open Air, Gaasperpark, Amsterdam, The Netherlands – enjoy music, visual arts and culinary joys.
8-10 June Pinkpop, Megaland, Landgraaf, The Netherlands – although this festival is 50 years old already, it’s still going strong and amon our favourites.
9 June, De Zon, NDSM wharf, Amsterdam, The Netherlands – a tropical music festival with electronic dance music in Amsterdam, summer is almost here!
27-29 June, Concert at Sea, Brouwersdam, The Netherlands – ultimate beach and holiday vibes.
27-30 June Rock Werchter, Werchter, Belgium – the best rock festival in Belgium with always an amazing line-up.
28 June Defqon, Walibi, Biddinghuizen, The Netherlands – if you’re into dance music, you’ll like this one.
29-30 June Awakenings, Spaarnwoude, Halfweg, The Netherlands – techno music fans, this one is for you!
5-7 July Down the Rabbit Hole, Vakantiepark de Groene Heuvels, Ewijk, The Netherlands – three days of music in a green scenery.
7 July Zeezout at the Beach, Woodstock 69, Bloemendaal, , The Netherlands – dance the night away by the beach.
13-15 July Wildeburg, Kraggenburg, The Netherlands – the acts are still a secret, but by the looks of it, it’ll be aswesome.
19-21 July Melt Festival, Ferropolis, Gräfenhainichen, Germany – one of the biggest outdoor electronic dance festivals of Germany
19-28 July Tomorrowland, Boom, Belgium – after 15 years Tomorrowland is still immensely popular. This year, there was even a winter edition in The Alps.
1-4 August Solar, De Weerd, Roermond, The Netherlands – 4 days of pop music and dance.
16-18 August Lowlands, Walibi, Biddinghuizen, The Netherlands – one of the most popular festivals in The Netherlands.
12-15 September Eilân festival, Terschelling, The Netherlands – a new event on the island of Terschelling.
13-14 September Into the Woods, Amersfoort, The Netherlands – what’s not to love about a festival in the woods?