clubs/nightlife

From cosy pubs to glitzy cocktail bars, from tiny hip-hop or rock clubs to arena-filling dance music events: when it comes to nightlife in Amsterdam, there are bars, gig venues and club nights to suit every taste. Amsterdam's nightlife is rich and easy-going.

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...

All clubs

Amsterdam has big clubs with bigger-name DJs on the line-up as well as hip underground places and more laid-ba...

New Year's Eve parties

Celebrating the new year brings a fresh start full of opportunity, new leaves and blank slates. How will you celebrate? Amsterdam goes all out on New...
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Luminosity Beach Festival

Zeeweg 84
2051 EC OVERVEEN
Fuel
25/06/2020 - 28/06/2020
Head over to the shores of Bloemendaal aan Zee for this annual beach festival. Three days of pure trance are on the cards as major...

Drug warning ADE

There has been an official warning about dangerous ecstasy pills with high doses of MDMA circulating in Amsterdam.

Blue at Club Church

Kerkstraat 52
1017 GM AMSTERDAM
Club Church
08/08/2019 - 30/12/2021
House of Hopelezz is where the outrageous Hopelezz family meet every Thursday for a night of wacky fun and wild dancing. Oddballs ...

iLLUSEUM

Witte de Withstraat 120
1057 ZH AMSTERDAM
The iLLUSEUM is a contemporary wondercabinet near Amsterdam’s Bos n’ Lommer and the Baarsjes.
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A'DAM Toren

Overhoeksplein 1
1031 KS AMSTERDAM
Looming tall over the Amsterdam North skyline, this landmark 22-floor tower is home to a selection of bars, restaurants and a roof...

Paradiso

Weteringschans 6-8
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Housed in a former church, Amsterdam's Paradiso is a true temple of live music. Its atmosphere and acoustics are internationally r...
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Tolhuistuin

IJpromenade 2
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
The Tolhuistuin ('Tollhouse Garden') is one of Amsterdam Noord’s liveliest cultural hotspots.

Sociëteit Sexyland

Ms. van Riemsdijkweg 39
1033 RC AMSTERDAM
Located in hip NDSM, Sexyland is a kind of arty clubhouse with a vibrant and varied programme. Its setup is different to other ven...