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September highlights in Amsterdam

Browse I amsterdam's September highlights for an idea of the festivals, performances and other special events in store throughout the month.

Amsterdam festivals, events and exhibitions in September

As we cling to the last rays of summer, September in Amsterdam still offers plenty to do around the city. Terraces, parks, canals, museums and theatre venues are all buzzing while the festival line-up covers everything from costumes to experimental music.


24H Zuid

24H Amsterdam is an opportunity to experience the city in new ways. The Zuid edition takes place on 24 September 2016, showcasing the south of Amsterd...

Unseen Photo Fair

23/09/2016 - 25/09/2016
The Unseen Photo Fair returns to Amsterdam from 23 to 25 September 2016. Held at the city's Westergasfabriek, this fresh internati...

Klassiek op het Amstelveld

17/09/2016 - 18/09/2016
Held on the Amstelveld square in Amsterdam, this free outdoor festival presents a whole day of classical music for the entire fami...

Dam tot Damloop

Dam tot Damloop
17/09/2016 - 18/09/2016
The Dam tot Dam Weekend sprints into town every September, bringing with it not only thousands of sporting enthusiasts but also nu...

VT Wonen & Design Beurs

Amsterdam RAI
27/09/2016 - 02/10/2016
From 29 September to 4 October 2015, Amsterdam RAI transforms into a residential paradise for the annual VT Wonen & Design Beurs p...

Amsterdam Heritage Days

Diverse locaties in Amsterdam
10/09/2016 - 11/09/2016
The Amsterdam Heritage Days annually explore and celebrate the city’s rich history by casting open the doors of important building...

Amsterdam Fringe Festival

Amsterdam Fringe Festival
01/09/2016 - 11/09/2016
Amsterdam is firmly in the grip of performing arts as summer draws to a close each year and the Dutch Theatre Festival and the acc...

Dutch Theatre Festival

Nederlands Theater Festival
01/09/2016 - 11/09/2016
The Dutch Theatre Festival opens in Amsterdam every September, revisiting the best theatre productions of the season – those haile...

Amsterdam City Swim

Marine Etablissement Amsterdam
On Sunday, 11 September 2016, the canal cruise boats and other vessels make way for up to 2,500 brave swimmers (and another 500 ki...


09/09/2016 - 18/09/2016
From 11-20 September 2015, museums, galleries, shops and other organisations immerse themselves in the world of photography as Fot...


The wild child of Amsterdam's summer festival programme returns to the NDSM Wharf in Amsterdam Noord every September. With its hea...

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