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Easter in Amsterdam

With the tulips in bloom and spring in the air, there is no better place to be than in Amsterdam during the long Easter weekend (14-17 April 2017).

Enjoy an exquisite brunch in one of Amsterdam’s finest hotels, hunt for eggs in a historical zoo, visit one of the city’s museums or simply come to admire the flowers – there’s plenty to do from Friday to Monday for a fun and relaxing weekend break. 

Easter in Amsterdam: Get inspired!

Easter in Amsterdam

Passion concerts

Around Easter time in Amsterdam, one famous classical composition tends to dominate the concert halls and churches: Johan Sebastian Bach’s St. Matthew...

Easter 2017 event highlights

Awakenings Easter Special

13/04/2017 - 16/04/2017
An institution in the Netherlands, Awakenings are behind some of the country’s most legendary techno events and they’re back to he...

DGTL Festival

15/04/2017 - 16/04/2017
Catering to fans of top-notch beats, the DGTL Festival is set to return to Amsterdam's NDSM Wharf in spring to once again pump out...

Imagine Film Festival

EYE Filmmuseum
12/04/2017 - 22/04/2017
From sci-fi to cult, anime to fantasy and horror to experimental: the Imagine Film Festival, formerly known as the Amsterdam Fanta...

Tulp Festival

Diverse Locaties / Various locations
01/04/2017 - 14/05/2017
Celebrate the famous Dutch flower at the Tulp Festival in Amsterdam.

The Surrealist Ball

The Surrealist Ball is an evening of deviant artistry, surreal costumes, absurdist theatre and fantastic fashion. Expect theatre t...