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Ritchie presents Retro Sur Mer

Graaf Jansdijk, Wenduine

29/07/22 'till 31/07/22

LINE-UP

FRIDAY 29/07

Doors 16h

Benny Blue (BE) / Leonardo da Vintage (NL) / The Spunyboys (FR) / Black Elvis (UK) / Cash the Tribute (NL)

OLDTIMER SHOW / RETRO & VINTAGE MARKET / Beauty Boudoir by The Modernettes / Barber Shop by Barbier Tom / Fun Fair / Foodtrucks & Beachbar

SATURDAY 30/07

Doors 12h

Leonardo da Vintage (NL) / Election Miss & Mister Retro sur Mer / Fez & the Furious (NL) / Black Elvis (UK) / Cherry Casino & the Gamblers (DE) / The Love Me Tenders (BE)

Popcorn AFTERNOON

OLDTIMER SHOW / RETRO & VINTAGE MARKET / BEAUTY BOUDOIR BY THE MODERNETTES / BARBER SHOP BY BARBIER TOM / FUN FAIR / FOODTRUCKS & BEACHBAR

SUNDAY 31/07

Doors 12h

The Round Up Boys (DE) / Black Elvis (UK) / Gizzelle (USA) / Wenzdaze (USA) / CC Jerome Combo (NL)

OLDTIMER SHOW / RETRO & VINTAGE MARKET / BEAUTY BOUDOIR BY THE MODERNETTES / BARBER SHOP BY BARBIER TOM / FUN FAIR / FOODTRUCKS & BEACHBAR

RESERVATIONS = PRE-PAY YOUR DRINKS!

De toegang tot het festival is kosteloos. U kunt zich op de festivaldagen dus gerust zonder reservatie aanbieden. Als u zeker wil zijn van uw plaats, dan kan dat door vooraf een dranktegoed van €15 aan te kopen. Kinderen onder 12 jaar hebben onder geen beding een reservatie nodig.

Entry to the festival is free of charge. You’re able to visit the festival without a reservation. Children under 12 years old can enter without a reservation at any time. If you want to secure your spot at the festival, you can do so by purchasing €15 in drink vouchers. 

These will be handed to you at the check-in on the festival site. This budget is non-refundable. The cashless card can be recharged on the spot with extra credit for drinks and food. Remaining credit can be refunded via our website up 1 week after the festival (-1€ refund cost).

 

DAY PASSES

Day Pass Friday 29/07 - €15

This reservation gives you access for one person one day.

Day Pass Saturday 30/07 - €15

This reservation gives you access for one person one day.

Day Pass Sunday 31/07 - €15

This reservation gives you access for one person one day.

WEEKEND PASS

Weekend Pass - €35

This reservation gives you access for one person on Friday 29, Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 July.

OLDTIMERS

FRIDAY

Oldtimer Pre-75 Day Pass Friday 29/07 - €15

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver one day.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a Day reservation for each of them.

Oldtimer Post-75 Day Pass Friday 29/07 - €15 (early birds first wave €10)

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver one day.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a Day reservation for each of them.

SATURDAY

Oldtimer Pre-75 Day Pass Saturday 30/07 - €15

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver one day.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a Day reservation for each of them.

Oldtimer Post-75 Day Pass Saturday 30/07 - €15

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver one day.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a Day reservation for each of them.

SUNDAY

Oldtimer Pre-75 Day pass Sunday 31/07 - €15

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver one day.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a Day reservation for each of them.

Oldtimer Post-75 Day pass Sunday 31/07 - €15

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver one day.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a Day reservation for each of them.

WEEKEND

Oldtimer Pre-75 Weekend Pass - €35

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver on Friday 29, Saturday 30 and Sunday 31.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a weekend pass for each of them.

Oldtimer Post-75 Weekend Pass - €35

This reservation gives access to your oldtimer and one driver on Friday 29, Saturday 30 and Sunday 31.
Pre-75 car? Book the right option and park at the dike.
75-85 car? Book the right option and park at the market.
Are you coming with passengers? Do not forget to book a weekend pass for each of them.

DRINK CREDITS

Buy your drinks in advance and get 20% off

After you have booked your pass, pre-pay extra credit and save 20% on your drinking budget.

The drink credits will be charged on a bracelet of your choice when entering the festival. 

LIFESTYLE

Beauty Boudoir

The Modernettes are a team of charming beauty queens.
Ladies, have a seat in their Beauty Boudoir and let these professional vintage-expert visagists find the right look to suit you.

Barber Shop

Barbier Tom takes care of the gentlemen. Have a seat in our barber’s salon for a nice clean shave or greased quiff.


Retro & Vintage Market

Visit our market everyday at the central square of Wenduine. You will also enjoy there the first part of the Oldtimer show before joining the dyke for more.

Fun Fair & Kids entertainment

Retro sur Mer is also a Family festival and kids have a lot of fun. On the festival site, you will find some interactive entertainment for children, ice-cream, waffles and a grime boudoir.

Miss & Mister Retro sur Mer

Take your chance to become Miss or Mister Retro sur Mer 2022 and win wonderful gifts offered by our partners.

The election will happen on Saturday 31st of July at 14:00.

Popcorn Afternoon

On saturday 30th of july, the legendary DJs of the Popcorn Culture take over on the dyke the whole afternoon from 13:00 until 17:00. 

 

OLDTIMERS

Pre-75 car? Park at the dike (Graaf Jansdijk, Wenduine)
Post-75 car? Park at the market (Markt Wenduine via Leopoldlaan, then Zuidzandstraat).

Driver Entrance = Car plus Driver.
Extra passengers? Don’t forget to book an extra access for each of them. 
The passengers should have a reservation per person too.

To facilitate traffic, please arrive early.

FOOD & DRINKS

Food Market

Our food market proposes a selection of foodtrucks from burgers and fries to vegan meals. But also ice-creams, home-made desserts and real italian coffees.

Be hungry & smart, get your festival pass + extra credit for food and save 20%.

Summer Bar

We proudly serve Ritchie lemonades but also beers, wines, bubbles and fabulous cocktails.

Be thirsty & smart, get your festival pass + extra credit for drinks and save 20%.

PRACTICAL INFO

Is Retro Sur Mer still a free festival? 

Yes, it is! But because of the special circumstances and the limited capacity we work with a reservation system. You buy your drinks upfront so we know that the people who make a reservation will show up. Find the different options in the TICKETS section.

Can children join? 

There is no minimum age for the festival. Children under 12 years old can enter the festival without making a reservation when accompanied by their parents.

Re-entry? 

Re-entry is possible only if there is capacity. if you leave the festival there will be a possibility that we admit other people on site till we reach maximum capacity.

Friday

16h – 01h

Saturday

12h – 01h

Sunday

12h – 21h

Where does the festival happen?

The festival is located at Rotonde Wenduine, Graaf Jansdijk, 8420 De Haan Belgium (GPS), alongside the beach. [Googlemaps]

Where can I park?

You can best park your car in Wenduine or alongside the seaside outside Wenduine and take the Kusttram to “Wenduine Centrum”.

Can I get there by public transport?

The closest train station is Ostend. Prepare your trip thanks to their route-planner on www.belgianrail.be

The easiest way to navigate at the Belgian Coast is the KUSTTRAM if joining us from any seaside town (De Panne – Knokke). Take halt “Wenduine Centrum”. Only 100 m away from the festival site. Prepare your trip on www.delijn.be

You want to stay for the night?

Find accommodations here: https://www.visitdehaan.be/en/stay/

Do you have lockers?

No. There are no lockers available at the festival.

Is the access easy for disabled people?

Yes. We provide easy access to all parts of the property. There are toilets for the disabled people too.

Do we bring our own food or drinks?
A large variety of food and beverages is available at the festival. No food or drinks are allowed to be brought into the festival. Cigarettes are not sold at the festival.

Is it cheaper to buy food and drink credits in advance?
Yes, it is! We offer a big discount -20% if you buy your drinks upfront. This credit is not refundable, so make sure that you double-check your schedule first.

Can I pay with cash on Retro sur Mer?
The festival is a cashless festival, but that doesn’t mean we don’t take cash. You can recharge your cashless card at the info point with cash money.

How do I recharge my cashless card?
There are several ways to recharge the card:
– You can scan the QR code on your card to check your balance and recharge your credit with your phone when necessary.
– You can go to one of the charging stations and recharge your card there.
– You can go the the info point and there you have the choice to recharge your card for cash.

Which old-timers are allowed and where?
Due to limited space (200 places only), we only accept pre-1975 oldtimers on the dike.
Cars in between 1975 and 1985 must park at the market, the central square of Wenduine.

When can the oldtimers join?
You can make a reservation for Friday, Saturday or/and Sunday. All the options to be found in the section “OLDTIMERS”

Is there security provided at night?
No. Cars can stay parked during the night on the dike and festival site at own risk.

I registered with my oldtimer, where do I go?

> PRE 1975

Please drive to Graaf Jansdijk Wenduine.

> POST 1975
Please drive to Markt Wenduine: via Leopoldlaan first, then Zuidzandstraat.

Make sure you have your ticket ready to show.

PROBLEM / QUESTION?
Call James +32 477 21 18 18

To facilitate traffic:
– Friday: please arrive in between 16h and 18h.
– Saturday and Sunday: please arrive in between 11h and 13h.

I registered with my old timer and I have passengers with me, do they also need to make a reservation?
Yes. All the options to be found in the section “OLDTIMERS” above. 

When does the market happens?
The Market will be open on Friday 30/07 from 16h until 00h, Saturday 31/07 from 12h until 12h and Sunday 01/08 from 12h until 21h.

How can I have a stand?
You are a stand-holder and want to join the market? Send an email to sofie@rockabillyday.be
We only accept stand-holders selling real vintage or qualitative modern brands reproducing vintage style items.

Retro Sur Mer conduct an absolute zero tolerance policy with regard to drugs. 

In case of any problem, we have a first aid post on site.

Regarding the Covid-19 pandemic, we will apply that are communicated at the moment by the Government.

If you have any question regarding COVID-19 or you want to report a high-risk contact/positive corona test, please mail corona@radarevents.be 

All found items will be delivered the day after the festival to the local police of Wenduine.

You can contact the police at +32 59 33 33 16 

Please send an email to support@emisys.com.

PARTNERS

Retro Sur Mer 2022 partners

CONTACTS

STAND-HOLDERS RETRO & VINTAGE MARKET
sofie@rockabillyday.be

COVID-19
corona@radarevents.be

PRESS
ben@radarevents.be

PARTNERSHIPS & BUSINESS
info@radarevents.be

TICKETS
support@emisys.com
+32 486 10 70 47

OTHER QUESTIONS
Please read our FAQ before.
info@retrosurmer.be