A Campingflight to Lowlands Paradise 2018
by Tina Hansen || Features
Lowlands Phase 3 Line Up Includes; Richie Hawtin Close, Âme II Âme, Ben UFO, Bicep, Charlotte De Witte, Fatima Yamaha, George FitzGerald, Kiasmos and more!
The 26th edition of ‘A Campingflight to Lowlands Paradise’ turns up the heat adding some of the biggest names in electronic music to their already impressive line up featuring the likes of Gorillaz, Kendrick Lamar, N.E.R.D, The War On Drugs, Dua Lipa, James Bay, Rag’N’Bone Man, Stormzy and Tom Odell.
New additions include; Richie Hawtin Close, Âme II Âme, Ben UFO, Bicep (live), Charlotte De Witte, Daniel Avery, David August, Fatima Yamaha, Floating Points (solo live), George FitzGerald (live), Jarreau Vandal, Kiasmos, Louis The Child, Max Cooper, Metro Area (hybrid dj set), Motor City Drum Ensemble, Mr Carmack (dj set), Peggy Gou, Red Axes, San Holo, Surgeon, Tom Trago (presents Bergen live), Yaeji, Avalon Emerson, Born in Flamez, David Vunk, Dinamarca, Dr. Rubinstein, Job Sifre, Lorenzo Senni, Lyzza Metrik, Oceanic, Torus Volvox.
The 26th edition of ‘A Campingflight to Lowlands Paradise’ will take place at Walibi Holland in Biddinghuizen from 17 to 19 August. Just over hours drive or train journey from Amsterdam ‘A Campingflight To Lowlands Paradise’ is exactly what it promises to be: a true backpacker’s Garden Of Eden and Holland’s most adventurous cultural outdoor event, with an extensive program with over 250 acts offering only the best in alternative music, film, theatre, comedy, visual arts literature and science.
For three days in August, a township with thousands of inhabitants arises in the middle of the country.
The Lowlands festival features heavyweight headliners, impressive installations including the new armadillo featuring the renowned chimney stacks and no less than twelve stages (among which a cinema and theatre), going by the names of Alpha, Bravo, Heineken, Lima, Juliet, X-Ray, Echo. All stages are covered too, so you can enjoy all the music and entertainment come rain or shine.
Lowlands also prides itself in supplying top notch facilities for it’s visitors, There’s a wellness village with saunas, hot tubs and sports facilities, dozens of restaurants from all corners of the earth, food and drink stalls, a large market with everything from clothes and vinyl stores to a barber’s shop, its own currency, a local radio station, a daily newspaper (Dutch only) and, last but not least: seven luxury campsites with flushable toilets and hot showers. A Campingflight To Lowlands Paradise really is the ultimate summer holiday extravaganza!
Tickets available via Ticketmaster (direct link: http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/Lowlands-Festival-tickets/artist/1672455) and include festival entry, camping + shuttle bus from / to railway station or Dronten Lelystad.. 3 days tickets from £165 available at www.lowlands.nl/english