The largest free pop festival in Europe, normally, is normally visited by 300.000 people, will take place in the Zuiderpark on 24 June. It will also stage new trends, focussing on 'urban talent', a field wider than hiphop and rap. On 20 and 22 June new talent can try to qualify for Parkpop at the Grote Markt. The evening will be concluded with Nuclear Family and Postman.
Some of the bands and artists appearing [on Parkpop] are: Kim Wilde, Johan, Members of Marvelas, Blaxtar, The Frames, The Family Stand, Marc Ford, Sweet Coffee, Air Traffic, Maria Mena, Stevie Ann, Beef, Israel Vibration and Nneka.