General Festival Information

The main event of Darklands is the multi-day indoor festival. It combines education, entertainment, shopping and parties throughout 4 inspiring days.

The festival offers the biggest gay fetish market and parties on the continent.

The festival and its program target gay men in general, but you are more than welcome to bring your girlfriend along to the daytime festival.

Opening hours

Thursday 5 May 2022 (6pm – 3am)
6pm (pop-up bars) 
7pm (Geartunes Live!)
9pm (Mayhem party)

Friday 6 May 2022 (4pm – 6am)
4pm (festival including vendor market) 
10pm (Fusion party)

Saturday 7 May 2022 (1pm – 6am)
1pm (festival including vendor market) 
10pm (Rage party)

Sunday 8 May 2022 (12pm – 2am)
12pm (brunch at House Of The Heart restaurant only)
1pm (festival including vendor market) 
6pm (Fury party)

Getting there

The venue is located just outside the city centre in the north. It is just 5 minutes in walking distance from the MAS Museum and opposite the Red Star Line Museum.

Click here for more travel information.

Festival info

Thursday 5 May 2022 – Sunday 8 May 2022