annual events

Many events and festivals, such as the Grachtenfestival, the Uitmarkt, Amsterdam Gay Pride, the IDFA and many others return annually, marking their spot in Amsterdam’s cultural year with pleasing regularity.

Holland Festival

A leading international performance arts festival in the Netherlands, the Holland Festival takes place in Amsterdam every June. Since 1947, the festiv...

What's on

King’s Day (previously known as Queen’s Day, prior to the inauguration of King Willem-Alexander) is a public holiday in the Netherlands but certainly ...

King's Day parties & events

King's Day (formerly Queen's Day) must turn every other monarchy in the world green with envy as Amsterdam and the rest of the Netherlands turn a brig...

King's Night events & parties

King's Day must turn every other monarchy in the world green with envy as Amsterdam and the rest of the Netherlands turn a bright shade of orange to c...

LGBTI King's Day

One of the largest crowd-pullers of the year, King’s Day (formerly Queen's Day) in Amsterdam attracts visitors from all over the globe. A free-spirite...

King's Day family fun

Aside from children being able to try their hand at trading on King's Day (formerly Queen's Day), there are also plenty more activities taking place a...

Nine Months Fair

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
26/02/2020 - 01/03/2020
For five days every year, the cavernous RAI Amsterdam is transformed into a paradise for (prospective) parents during the Nine Mon...

Homemakers' Fair

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
22/02/2020 - 01/03/2020
Amsterdam RAI hosts the Homemakers' Fair every February. With hundreds of exhibitors lining up to show off the latest products on ...

Masters of LXRY

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
12/12/2019 - 16/12/2019
Masters of LXRY presents its glorious wares at Europe’s biggest premium lifestyle fair. The event has come to be known for bringin...
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HISWA Amsterdam Boat Show

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
11/03/2020 - 15/03/2020
For boat owners and water sports enthusiasts, the HISWA Amsterdam Boat Show is a great introduction to the new season. Even if you...