In 2017, Ghent Flanders Festival celebrates its 60th edition. The festival stands out with a diverse, creative and high-quality programme. Each year, over 180 classical and world-music concerts are performed by about 1500 (inter)national artists. Superb performances, splendid historic locations and original concepts, like OdeGand, Parklife and artbeat. never fail to attract a 60,000-strong audience.