With the distinction of being Netherland's oldest and best-known pop music fiesta, PinkPop Festival enjoys a special reputation in the cultural arena of the country. The Pentecost weekend is time where this mega celebration of music takes place with the tags of being the most famous open-air festival of the nation and the longest-running uninterrupted outdoor pop festival of Europe. A real treat of music and fun, a traveller would pleasantly notice the dominance of pink colour at the event site.
The magnanimity and popularity of the event is evident from the numbers where approximately 60,000 people gather daily in this three day musical extravaganza. This festival has hosted some of the most iconic and popular names of the music world like Metallica, Green Day, John Mayer and many more. With the passage of time, this event has seen much growth and attendance making it one of the leading music festivals of the world.