Are you looking for a good party? Mark September 2 in your agenda, because then MOMO Fabrique Festival will take place, with a programme until the early hours. Let yourself be enchanted by the beats of the electronic music scene, spread over various stages in the M4H area.
Maritime and industrial history merge in the M4H area with innovation, entertainment and culture. MOMO Fabrique is an ode to this innovative part of Rotterdam and its inhabitants through a day and night programme with music, art, design, guided tours and performances.
Below you will discover the line-up of the nightly festival and read more about the daytime programme and the intimate pre-event in the Voedseltuin.
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Line-up MOMO Fabrique 2023
This year’s MOMO Fabrique festival is all about electronic music and experimental performances, with an epic programme of no less than 13 hours. DJs entertain the public on various stages at Weelde, Fruitvis and Citrusveiling from 5:00 pm to 6:00 am.
The line-up includes Seb H., Nedda Sou, Aili, JJAQ and Suze Ijò, there are live performances by gaiko, Barker, Loradeniz, Ishtar Bakhtali and the new project comforter2, founded by Tammo Hesselink, Meetsysteem and M4ry.
This one-day festival brings globally acclaimed producers and DJs to the stages of Weelde: the eclectic HUNEE heats up the event with a set on the beach at the Zandbar, while the colourful beats of Call Super keep the crowd dancing into the wee hours.
Be sure to visit the Citrusveiling, where Salami Rose Joe Louis, among others, enchants the audience with her surreal, dreamy vocals, dynamic grooves and abstract beats. Be sure to also discover the new sound of the Belgian-Japanese duo Aili. They create a unique mix where Cosmic Music, Electronica and Leftfield Pop come together with Japanese lyrics.
Playground: free day programme MOMO Fabrique
Before the nightly adventures begin, you are welcome from 12:00 to 17:00 at Playground, a free daytime programme in the Keilekwartier. Enjoy music, art exhibitions, performances, markets and guided tours at special locations in the M4H, such as Keilepand, Keilewerf, Voedseltuin and Brutus’ garden.
Take interesting tours, such as ‘Grey, Blue, Green. Energy of now, the future and then’, including a visit to the Petromelancholia exhibition. You will receive information from innovative companies such as Distro, Wattlab and Nova Innova. A look at the future in which renewable energy is central.
Don’t miss the intriguing performance ‘EENDACHT’, by theater maker Yvonne Beelen of Studio Ytopia and translator Renée Rooijmans. This is a site-specific, participatory performance and research into the power of attention.
The programme is free, but for some parts you have to reserve a spot on the website of Motel Mozaïque.
There is also a great pre-event. On September 1, Motel Mozaïque invites you for a unique outdoor dinner in the middle of the Voedseltuin (Food garden). Chef Gilbert Kolff (FONDrotterdam) provides a delicious vegetarian three-course menu, composed with fresh ingredients from the M4H area and the Voedseltuin.
Between courses you will be treated to various performances. Before dinner it is also possible to visit the new exhibition Petromelancholia in Kunstgalerie Brutus. This gallery is located next to the Voedseltuin.
Since there are only a limited number of seats available, you need to be quick to get tickets. Click here to get yours.
Practical information Momo Fabrique 2023
2 September 2023
Various locations in the M4H, including Weelde, Fruitvis, Brutus, Citrusveiling, Keilepand, Keilewerf and Voedseltuin.
Don’t want to miss out? Buy your ticket via this link. The Earliest Bird are already sold out at the time of writing.
This article is written in collaboration with Motel Mozaïque.