During the weekend of June 7th and 8th, Amsterdam Open Air returns for the fourth time at the Gaasperpark. Amsterdam Open Air is all about the electronic music scene with major players in the Amsterdam clubbing circuit collaborating to bring you a weekend of deephouse, dubstep, house, electro, techno and tech-house.
With five main stages and four smaller ones, many international acts and Djs will be performing at the festival from all over the globe including Germany, Belgium, UK, Scotland, Ireland, USA, France, Italy and more. With a great dynamic line-up, this year’s timetable includes returning established acts and fresh new artists making their Dutch debut. Each Stage will have a host with names including FORMAT, Apenkooi, STRAF_WERK, Open Air by MTV, GirlsLoveDJs, Weiter, Super Social, Jongens vd Wereld, PLAK, SFFRMKRS, PaardenKracht, Tomorrow is now, Kid! And BAWS.
Open Air by MTV has booked some diverse and big names like, Tensnake, Maribou State, Bakermat, Skip & Die, Dio, Hudson Mohawke and Four Tet. FORMAT will start the weekend strong with Matador, Ambivalent, Steve Rachmad, and continue through to Sunday with Oscar Mulero, DVS1, Sandrien and more. GirlsLoveDJs will be returning this year with The Partysquad, Dirtcaps, Martin Garrix, Yellow Claw, Tchami, Weslo and more.
The smaller intimate stages will once again be hosted by the returning PLAK on Saturday, Tomorrow is Now, Kid! will take over for the Sunday and Hip Hop fans can enjoy entertainment by BAWS and SFFRMKRS. Newcomers PaardenKracht and Super Social will be bringing you some disco and house beats.
Just to name a few of the visiting musical acts, there’s Aeroplane, Faux Couture, DJ Sneak, Butch, Jordan Peak, KiNK, Ben Pearce, Deetron, Tom Trago, Yellow Claw, Alain Kuipers, Oliver Heldens, Agoria, Mind Against, DJ Tennis, Adana Twins, Amine Edge & DANCE, Rampa, Benny Rodrigues, Le Youth and so many more.
Camping is also a possibility with the chance to stay at the Gaasper Camping grounds for the duration of the weekend. Even camping with a Caravan/Camper can be arranged by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org to make a reservation. Make sure you get in early as there are limited spots. Besides the musical, culinary and cultural experiences of Amsterdam Open Air there is also a lively night program at the campsite for everyone to keep the party going.
Tickets are for sale via the website at www.amsterdamopenair.nl/tickets/ and also at Primera shops throughout the Netherlands. Tickets are €44.50 for day tickets, €69.50 for entry on both Saturday and Sunday, and €99.50 if you plan on camping on the grounds which also includes entry to the festival on both days. Festival goers will probably also be happy to hear that Monday is a national holiday!