Pop, rock and dance
Eerste editie 1970
Megaland | Landgraaf
60.000 each day
Full RTV and Internet coverage, campsite facilities, festivalmarket and sponsoractivities
Bruce Springsteen, Pearl Jam, Rage Against The Machine, The Smashing Pumpkins, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Prodigy, Robbie Williams, Lenny Kravitz, Metallica, Coldplay, Green Day, Muse, Snow Patrol, Foo Fighters, Radiohead, Underworld, Placebo, The Killers, Kings of Leon
Pinkpop is the oldest 'uninterrupted' outdoor pop festival in Europe. Over the years, the three-day festival has been visited by over 2.2 million unique visitors. The festivalsite is Megaland, located in the South of the Netherlands near the German border. Pinkpop has three stages, a festivalmarket and four campsite areas (with a total capacity of 50.000 campers). Many performers started their international music careers on Pinkpop.