Essential Festival is a multi-genre music festival in Oost-Maarland, Maastricht, Netherlands. Mixing live acts and DJs, the festival is a classic one day retreat from urban life.
Curating a lineup of dance, pop, hip hop, and r&b acts, Essential festival puts national talent at the forefront, while also offering international acts.
Recreatiepark Oost-Maarland is a scenic outdoor setting featuring fields, forest, and a lake.
Essential Festival 2021 was postponed to 2022, due to corona measures. Tickets remain valid for the 2022 edition. You can read the festival’s statement here