10 upcoming music festivals

We are slowly moving towards the start of the festival season and soon it will completely kick off. Here in Eindhoven and region, we know a thing or two about throwing a festival. We have made a list for you that certainly offers something to your liking. Whether you are into rock and roll, prefer flying Dutch or rather listen to singer-songwriters amidst nature.

The Flying Dutch | June 2

On June 2nd 2018, the fourth edition of The Flying Dutch will once again take place in Eindhoven, Amsterdam, and Rotterdam at the same time. The Flying Dutch brings some of the biggest DJs in the world back to their home country; the Netherlands. Their homecoming consists of being flown between the three venues; by use of helicopters. Tickets for the Eindhoven edition are still available!

Lakedance | June 9 & August 11

On June 9 and August 11, you can dance in the sun and relax near the waterfront at the Lakedance Festival at Aquabest in Eindhoven. Drinks and food, a great line-up, and much more. See you there?

Effenaar x ‘t Wasven | June 24, July 29 en August 26  

Enjoy live music amidst the green for free! Hidden away in Het Wasven is a farm with a restaurant and an organic bakery. On three summer Sundays in June, July and August, you can enjoy fine music, specialty beers, fruit juices and the best food from Het Wasven.

Bier & Big Summer Festival | July 7

Once again, Het Ketelhuis and De Bierbrigadier are joining forces  and are organizing a great beer festival this summer. Top brewers from home and abroad such as De Bebaarde Brouwer, Oldskool Brewery, Lehe Pruulikoda, BRLO and Brouwerij Kees present their carefully brewed goodies. Get your ticket in advance!

Daydream Festival The Netherlands | July 14

After 8 magical editions in Belgium, the Daydream Festival is moving to Aquabest in Eindhoven. This is your chance to experience the popular festival from Belgium close to home. You cannot miss this edition. Check the line-up!

Dynamo Metal Fest | July 14

The festival for metalheads, held at the IJssportcentrum, is of a completely different order. For a price of 25 euros you will get to see great bands: young, old, thrash, death, hardcore, you name it. The line-up for the festival is complete with Ghost as headliner, followed by Ministry, Sons Of Apollo, Overkill, Annihilator, Leprous, I Am Morbid, Iron Reagan, and Elephant.

Hidden Garden Festival | August 18

We can look forward to another edition of the Hidden Garden Festival, in the Philips de Jongh Park. Dance to deep house, tech house, techno, and progressive with a line-up consisting of 3D (with former Underworld member Darren Emmerson), Benny Rodrigues, and Eelke Kleijn. Final tickets now in sale!

Alegria Festival | July 22

Everyone is welcome at this free festival on Ketelhuisplein. Enjoy a Latin American and Caribbean world at Strijp-S, including dance workshops, delicious food and Salsa, Bachata, and Kizomba music.

Van Moll Fest  | August 26

A beer festival organized by one of our local beer brewers, Van Moll, on the grounds of one of the Eindhoven icons, the Evoluon. The festival is anything but local. The brewers come from all over the world. The extremely popular festival was sold out in recent years, so hurry up and get your ticket!

Jungle Festival | September 8

On Saturday September 8, De IJzeren Man opens the gates of a jungle full of surprises. Discover all the hidden parties and get lost!

Prefer a food festival? Check out our selection here!

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