Will you fight for freedom, in any form or shape? Do you want to raise a fist against violence against women? Then we call for you, to take part in the impressive and activist performance ‘RESISTANCE or the vindication of a collective right’.

Our programmers are on a roll! After announcing epic rockers De Staat last friday, we welcome seven more awesome additions to the line up of Welcome to The Village 2020! Amongst those: Oh Sees, Kevin Morby and Cate Le Bon!

Fuck, yes! Bouncing Pikachu’s, a sweatshop full of Mona Lisas and a peptalk from your Witch Doctor – De Staat headlines WTTV20!

And it’s eight beauties: Eefje de Visser, Temples, Sports Team, Pregnant Guy, Dool, Penelope Isles, Gotu Jim and Sylvie Kreusch will perform at Welcome to The Village next year.

WTTV19 was too beautiful for words 

Two last-minute additions to the #wttv19-line up

They grow up so fast, don’t they? Our Early Birds have all flown out.

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Confirmed: Bazart, Blind Boys of Alabama with Amadou & Mariam, Battles, Claw Boys Claw and many more!

They’re flying!

The first weekendtickets are available NOW

Thomas Azier, RAKETKANON, The Soft Moon and Husky Loops are the first confirmed acts for #WTTV19, the superearlybirds tickets will go on sale this Friday at 10.00 am.

Boys, girls, humans, children and everyone else: WTTV18 WAS ABSOLUTELY BEAUTIFUL.

Ivo Dimchev has canceled. Chagall and Ariah Lester will be replacing him.

If you think that the music of our Eastern neighbours is all about folklore or the so called balkanbeats, well, you’re about to be surprised!

We will be running our own festival campsite this year. Yas! Here’s all you need to know about this. 

A small tear here at WTTV-HQ: due to unforeseen circumstances, Torres is forced to cancel her entire European summer tour. This means she will not be performing at Welcome to The Village this year.  

“The revolutionary potential of theatre at its best and most direct” Guardian

Boys, girls and everything in between, we have a truckload of good news for you.


Excellent news! We are finally able to tell you a bit more about our new WTTV campsite setup.

The most striking thing about the brand new Welcome to The Village house style, are the brightly colored illustrations. Tsjisse Talsma is the creative force behind these beautiful creations and is more than happy to tell you all about it.

A confirmation coming in fresh from SXSW: The Homesick!

DORP ready to sign up

In just over 4 months’ time, the 6th edition of Welcome to The Village will be taking place. And a week before the first band’s climbing on stage, our innovation program DORP will open its doors. Why, you ask?

Exactly what you needed: new names for Welcome to The Village 2018! With lots, more than lots of beauty. Tune-Yards // Johan // Joan As Police Woman // Shame // Hannah Williams & the Affirmations // Tal National // Con Brio // Luke Sital-Singh // The Atomic Bitchwax // La Sra. Tomasa // Troubled Horse // […]

YEAH. Finally! Ticket sales for Welcome to The Village 2018 has started. Early Bird tickets are available until May first, so be there or be … You get it.

YES! It’s us again, with a fresh new look and great news: the first confirmed acts for 2018! Here they are: Mark Lanegan Band // Motorpsycho // Strand of Oaks // Warhaus // Mykki Blanco // Ryley Walker // The Subways // Declan McKenna // Torres // Birth of Joy // Kuenta i Tambu And that’s not all! This year, the festival will kick off on […]

Looking for treasure!


Afterglow so bright that it kinda hurts. Is  #wttv18 there yet? No? Then enjoy this aftermovie until it is ❣️ #heimwee #zoveelheimwee

Want to be part of our festival team? We’re looking for volunteers! Our small village needs a good team of volunteers. You’ll help and make sure our citizens can move around freely, get enough drinks, are safe and pay with the right currency. These and other activities are possible as a volunteer of Welcome to […]

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