Everything about living in Amsterdam, with official information for expats on permits, registration, visas, the 30% tax ruling and news from the City of Amsterdam and Expatcenter.
Living in Amsterdam
Vondelpark Open Air Theatre
From May through September every year, the Vondelpark Open Air Theatre presents a programme packed with festivals, dance, cabaret, jazz, children's theatre, stand-up comedy and all genres of music. And it’s free!Vondelpark Open Air, 5 May-27 Sept
At this biannual four-month event, amazing contemporary sculptures are installed in Amsterdam Zuid’s beautiful Berlage-designed avenues and in the Zuidas business district.Amsterdam Zuid and Zuidas districts, 22 May-22 Sept
This photographer and dyed-in-the-wool Amsterdammer became famous for portraying political movements and youth culture in the 60s.City Archives, 13 March-12 July
News for locals
The Wittenborg University of Applied Sciences will open an Amsterdam campus in September 2015, offering an IBA in Entrepreneurship and SME Management.
On Wednesday 18 March 2015, elections for the States-Provincial (Provinciale Staten) and the water authorities (waterschappen) take place in the Netherlands.
The City of Amsterdam, knowledge institutions and the trade and industry sector are keen to dramatically boost the opportunities for rapidly-growing start-up companies. As such, Alderperson for Economic Affairs Kajsa Ollongren (D66) will collaborate with these parties on a new action programme entitled StartupAmsterdam.