Retro Pop Festival – Hello Festival
Retropop festival is now Hello Festival
It changed its name to Hello Festival 1st of November 2018.
An annual event since 2002 and takes place in Emmen, a city in the northeast Dutch province of Drenthe.
This music festival promises to take you back in time but will now also have a mix with newer music.
Hello Festival was cancelled in 2021, so check out the lineup for 2022 closer to the new dates.
Check their website for latest news and updates; https://www.hellofestival.nl
More about Emmen,
The Netherlands Emmen lies in the northeast close to the German border.
The middle of the city houses a sizeable forest with ancient grave-sites (hunebedden).
Where to stay and hotel tips
Hotel ten Cate Emmen is in the cenre of Emmen.
Close to the Wildlands Aventure Zoo and the Noordbarger Forest.
It has good guest reviews and a great restaurant.
All central hotels in Emmen will early be fully booked, so be sure to book well in advance if you want to stay at a hotel near the Hello festival.