Graspop Metal Meeting adds another chapter to its proud history! For the second year running, the No. 1 hard rock & metal festival in the Benelux has sold out several weeks in advance. Only a limited number of overnight stays at Devil’s Lake, Camping Skullotel and rental tents at Camping Boneyard are still available. Festival director Peter Van Geel is extremely proud of this wonderful achievement: “A fantastic result, we couldn’t be happier! This proves once again that metal is alive and kicking! Thanks to all you GMM fans out there. We promise this upcoming edition will be one for the history books.”

No tickets will be sold at the box office on the day. Waiting lists have been activated for all ticket categories and Ticketmaster is offering an online exchange service in a safe environment where tickets can change owners in a legitimate manner. Go to for full details. Tickets are only available through and

From Friday-Sunday 21-23 June, 150,000 visitors from more than 100 countries worldwide will flock to the Stenehei festival venue in Dessel. The festival offers a cast-iron and versatile line-up. With headliners like KISS, Slipknot, Slayer, Sabaton, Within Temptation and Lamb of God there’s a mix of household names and the new generation of top acts. The best and most exciting bands from a variety of subgenres and the usual fringe animation are the icing on the cake. With more than 120 bands and DJ acts Graspop caters to the full spectrum of metal tastes. This makes for an extremely popular format as the festival continues to grow in popularity both at home and abroad. Click here for the full line-up.


GMM tokens pay for food and drink at the festival. In presale GMM tokens are €2.65, slightly cheaper than on the festival grounds. GMM tokens are for sale up to and including Thursday 6 June. Click here and get yours before it’s too late.


Forget about traffic jams and parking problems. Make it easy on yourself and come to the festival by train. With the special Graspop Metal Meeting e-train ticket, a mere €10* pays for a round trip in second class between any Belgian train station and Mol station. Please make sure to complete both legs of your journey between Thursday 20 June and Monday 24 June. Upon your arrival in Mol you can board a free shuttle bus that will take you to within walking distance of the festival arena and camping Boneyard. On Thursday and Monday the NMBS is scheduling additional capacity based on the opening times of the various campsites.

Where for sale? The Graspop Metal Meeting e-train ticket is only available online as of Wednesday 5 June at There you will also find all relevant information as well as the terms & conditions.

(*) If you are departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem station, you will automatically be charged the Diabolo fee for the outward and return journey.