After having to postpone the festival twice due to the pandemic, Dutch Festival Defqon.1 will return stronger than ever with the addition of a fourth day to the 2022 event. The Dutch hardstyle festival remains the biggest globally, welcoming a record-breaking 78.000 guests to their seventeenth edition in 2019, and will undoubtedly delight fans with an exciting comeback on June 23rd-26th after a two-year absence.
For the first time, Defqon.1 Weekend Festival will take place from Thursday through to Sunday, setting the stage for a legendary journey that includes a record number of artists, specials, and shows. The global festival brand will present a state-of-the-art production complete with pyrotechnics, fireworks, CO2, lasers, and the best of the harder styles.
“After many years in the making, we’re very excited to announce the extension of Defqon.1. This new chapter allows us to offer more unique experiences to our fan community and continually grow and develop the Defqon.1 experience.”Sander Bijlstra, Managing Director, Q-dance
Q-dance is the world’s biggest hardstyle event organiser. The Dutch company welcomes over half a million fans annually to their events in and outside of the Netherlands. Since they started in 1999, Q-dance remain industry leaders who have successfully launched some of the most recognisable festival brands including Defqon.1 Weekend Festival, Qlimax, X-Qlusive, Dominator and QAPITAL. Their impressive stage designs, compelling shows, high-quality line-ups, and ability to build huge fan communities have set them apart as pioneers in the dance music industry. Q-dance is part of the widely-renowned ID&T group which unites 90 festival and nightlife icons under one roof.
The all-new Friday Tickets will go on sale on July 24th, as well as the remaining Sunday Tickets.
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