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Clubbing & nightlife in Amsterdam

When it comes to nightlife in Amsterdam, there are venues, dance festivals and club nights to suit every taste! DJs keep the crowd going with everything from techno, dub step and trance to hip-hop, funk and deep house.


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Upcoming dance events in Amsterdam

Welcome to the Future

Recreatiegebied Het Twiske
Underground electronic music festival Welcome to the Future returns to Het Twiske recreational area, just north of Amsterdam, on S...

Electronic Family

Het Amsterdamse Bos
Electronic Family descends on the Amsterdamse Bos every summer, turning the fields of the forest in south of Amsterdam into an imm...

Our Love 2016

As if the Canal Parade on the Prinsengracht is not enough, there’s also a massive street party during the parade and afterwards, a...

Dekmantel Festival

Amsterdamse Bos
04/08/2016 - 07/08/2016
With years of experience organising indoor club events, the folks behind Dekmantel head to the Amsterdamse Bos for the Dekmantel F...

Appelsap Fresh Music Festival

Appelsap (Apple Juice) represents everything that's fresh. Spend a Saturday in August in the Flevopark's fresh air, with a refresh...

Dance Valley

Recreatiegebied Spaarnwoude
Dance Valley has been turning the hills of Spaarnwoude into the beating heart of the international dance community for twenty year...

Clubbing and parties in Amsterdam

All clubs in Amsterdam

Put on your dancing shoes and get ready to groove. In Amsterdam you can party all night long, nearly every night of the week!

Club night listings

See what's coming up in Amsterdam with our selection of the best club nights, DJ parties and dance festivals in the Amsterdam area.

Partying basics

Whether you’re after electro beats, a live rock band, an intimate jazz show or something more obscure, Amsterdam is ready to party every night of the ...

Top Amsterdam clubs


Located in the bustling heart of Amsterdam, the Melkweg (Milky Way) is one of the city's leading entertainment venues with two hal...


This huge hall on the Westergasfabriek grounds regularly hosts bigger-is-better-style club nights.

De School

The long awaited and highly anticipated new club from the team behind Trouw opened its doors in January 2016 inside a former schoo...

AIR Amsterdam

Risen from the ashes of the legendary club iT in Amsterdam's city centre, AIR is a house and dance club with an interior designed ...


Amsterdam’s Sugarfactory is a dynamic, open-minded and creative place where club, live music and theatre meet. The club regularly ...


This creative space, located in a former medical office building in Amsterdam’s District of Nieuw-West hosts art, music, dance and...

De Marktkantine

Housing a theatre, a restaurant, a club and creative workspaces all under one roof, there’s always a lot going on at De Marktkanti...

Popular LGBT venues


This popular gay cocktail bar is located on the Spuistraat, a short walk from Dam Square. The trendy bar prides itself on its deli...


Established in the early 80s as a non-commercial venture, volunteers still play a major role at this popular gay and lesbian bar o...

Club Church

This gay cruise club on the Kerkstraat hosts large-scale parties catering to a wide range of sub-groups within the gay community. ...