Pukkelpop Celebrates 30 Years

Are you looking for a festival that has a wide variety of music? Do you want to dance to some great bands in a woodland area of beautiful Belgium? Then Pukkelpop is a festival you cannot miss.


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It is the 30th anniversary for Pukkelpop and tickets are already sold out! The festival kicks off Thursday, August 20th and lasts for three days. It takes places in the village of Kiewit in Belgium. Though you can catch a couple acts on Wednesday, August 19th. Many famous, big name acts have taken the stage in the past and this year’s lineup is set to please.

From Rock, pop, EDM, metal, punk and more, there is music for everyone’s taste. You can catch Bad Breeding, Bleachers, Django Django, Dropkick Murphys, George Ezra, The Get Up Kids, Jurassic 5, Linkin Park and many more.


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On Friday, you can check out Elle Goulding, Billie, Adam Beyer, Bastille, Diplo, Coheed & Cambria, DJ Mustard, Atreyu, Faisal, The Germans, John Talabot, Passanger and much more.

To close out the weekend, Bear’s Den, All Time Low, Charlie XCX, Brutus, Dez Mona, Dusky, Howling, James Blake, The Offspring, The Subways, The War on Drugs and Toxic Shock (just to name a few) will play on Saturday.

Pukkelpop started back in 1985 and has continued to grow each year. The festival sold out for the first time in 2010 for it’s 25th anniversary. One cool thing about the festival is it offers free camping to concertgoers. If you are thinking of driving, make sure you are prepared in case you run into any trouble. If you need new tires before your trip, check out www.Tyre-Shopper.co.uk. You will want to make sure you arrive on time!