On the lasts days of 2022 and start of the new year,  the iconic location the ‘Gashouder’ was once again in the site of Awakenings. Expectations were high, the energy was increasing, and the lineup promised to make every night exceptional. And once again, Awakenings did not disappoint. The four events from the 29th of December till the 1st of January provided an unforgettable experience, and a phenomenal year transition. 

Already 25 years, Awakenings throws large-scale festivals and parties with spectacular light shows, unparalleled sound design, and mind-blowing stage design. It is internationally renowned as one of the best organisations when it comes to techno events, always aiming for a truly mesmerizing experience. 

This NYE edition ensured that every day was filled with a unique carefully curated lineup and mesmerizing light shows including fireworks to guarantee everyone had a memorable New Year’s Eve. The lineup included 999999999, Airod, Amelie Lens, DJ Rush, Ellen Allien, Farrago, Cynthia Spiering, Héctor Oaks, Nina Kraviz, Patrick Mason, Paula Temple, Rebekah, Adam Beyer, Grace Dahl, Ilario Alicante, Joris Voorn, Joyhauser, Pan-Pot, Daria Kolosova, Deniro, KI/KI, Kobosil, Richie Hawtin and SPFDJ. 

The Numéro team and friends were invited to experience the event. Here is what they thought of the event:

‘I loved the music which was out of this world on all days. The vibe and energy of the events was great. It was the perfect setting and location, with amazing lightshows and production. The real temple of techno.’ – Timotej Letonja

‘From Patrick’s panty dropping set to Nina’s hypnotic 60s dance moves behind the booth, Awakenings brought throwback tracks and sounds of the future. Another explosive night.’ – Sander Theebom

‘I love the experience, the lightning was amazing. The fireworks at the almost end were so unexpected and great. The music and sound and artist were amazing. Also, I liked that the lockers and toilets were easy to acess even though it was crowded.’ – Alejandra Palacios

Awakenings Gashouder is always pure bliss, from the sound, lightshow and artists to how everything is taken care of to provide the best experience. I loved the build up from artist to artist.’ – Dion Visser

‘Awakenings delivers exactly what it promises – top quality performers with great sound quality. The facilities were clean and lines for the bar short. True must-go for technolovers alike.’ – Kadri Masso

Gashouder is one of my favorite locations for awakenings and incredible spot to start the new year’s partying! Everything was perfect from the sound, the light show, the indoor fireworks, the line up and the best tracks as always! By far, Awakenings is the greatest techno festival in the Netherlands.’ – Mariana Malheiro

But don’t be mournful if you missed it. This Easter, on April 7,8 & 9, Awakenings is back in the Gashouder with another weekend and an insane headline with artists Innellea, KAS:ST, MATHAME, Mind Against, Nicky Elisabeth. Anfisa Letyago, ANNA, Carmen Lisa, Enrico Sangiuliano, Len Faki, Pan-Pot, 999999999, AMORAL, Kobosil, Nina Kraviz & Adiel, SHDW & Obscure Shape, Clara Cuvé, Dax J, I HATE MODELS, Perc, SELENE and SNTS.  

For the ticket sale see the website