About Pinkpop festival
Pinkpop festival takes place over three days in Landgraaf, The Netherlands.
In the beginning, the Pinkpop festival was on Pentecost Monday, but since then, it has grown to a three-day event, and it’s now on Pentecost or dates close to it.
The Guinness Book of Records lists it as the oldest, continuous running pop festival in the Netherlands.
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Green and Clean Award
Like many other large festivals, the organisers emphasise going green.
This festival has met the criteria for the Green and Clean Award.
As part of that, cycling to the venue is highly encouraged, and there is a unique area set up where you can park your bicycle for free.
Accommodation close to the Pinkpop venue
There are three official festival camping sites with sufficient capacity for all weekend ticket visitors.
Check the festival website for more info: https://www.pinkpop.nl
If you prefer a more “Hotel-style”, you can take a look at Landgoed Overste Hof surrounded by the beautiful Strijthagen nature reserve.
Nice rooms, and you can also enjoy your stay here in a Suite with Spa Bath.
Great restaurant, free parking and wifi.
How to get there
While the closest international airport is Maastricht Aachen Airport, both Schipol Airport Amsterdam and Brussels Airport have train connections to Maastricht.
From Maastricht, you can take a train to Heerlen or Landgraaf. From there, it is a shuttle bus to the festival site.
More about Landgraaf, The Netherlands
Landgraaf lies in the southwest of the Netherlands, in the province of Limburg.
It’s roughly half an hour east of Maastricht.
The festival site can be reached easily by public transport.