Amsterdam plays host to a whole range of summer dance festivals - and Loveland is one of the most popular! This year, it celebrates 26 years, so it is bound to be a memorable summer for dance music fans in the Netherlands.
26 years of Loveland
Loveland has been a mainstay on the festival circuit for 26 years. Since its inception, this festival has attracted some of the biggest names in the DJ electronica, house and techno scene, such as Carl Cox and Solomun. Consequently, Loveland has now become so popular that tickets usually sell out well in advance. Aside from famous DJs, attendees can expect to see lots of crazy costumes, manic dancing and visitors who really know how to party.
Loveland line-up 2022
This year sees the largest Loveland line-up ever! Here are just a handful of confirmed names in dance, house and techno, who are set to play at Loveland this year:
- Adam Beyer
- Agents of Time
- Anfisa Letyago
- Aril Brikha
- Booka Shade
- Benny Rodrigues
- Boris Werner
- Carmen Lisa
Quality music at Loveland
The attraction for visitors to this festival is the line-up of artists who play there: well-known DJs and the most hotly anticipated up-and-coming new talents. The music incorporates all types of dance music, from trance to electro, drum & bass to dubstep. State-of-the-art sound technology coupled with a beautiful location (the sprawling Sloterpark) makes for a fun and upbeat atmosphere. Loveland is also renowned for its hopping after-parties!
Loveland location and schedule 2022
In 2022, Loveland takes place at its usual spot in Sloterpark in Amsterdam. With the lush greenery of the park and the scenic lake, it couldn't be a more picturesque setting for enjoying top-notch music with friends. As long as the Dutch weather remains fine, festival-goers can really make the most of the gorgeous venue.
It's easy to get to the festival via public transport: the closest train station is Amsterdam Sloterdijk, from where festival-goers can catch the special Loveland shuttle bus. The festival organisers strongly recommend cycling to the event, to protect the beauty of the surroundings of the Sloterpark - therefore, there are ample parking spaces for bikes.
The festival times and dates are as follows:
- Saturday, August 13: 12pm-11pm
- Sunday, August 14: 1pm-11pm
Get your Loveland tickets
Loveland tickets are available already, so get ready to rave! On the occasion of Loveland's 26th anniversary, there are special packages available, from hotel deals, backstage passes, rooftop BBQ tickets and access to after-parties!