dance music festival

The entire Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is a haven for dance music festivals, with a host of big names setting up tents and stages in famous city parks, country estates, cavernous arenas and historic city buildings. Whether you're looking for the biggest names in techno, house, trance or underground EDM, there's a continuous flow of dance music festivals to match every audience.

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE)

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) takes place every October bringing over 2,500 of the world's biggest and up-and-coming dance artists to play in 140 of Ams...

Dance music festivals

Dance music is a big deal in Amsterdam, and the dance festival season stretches from the beginning of summer through to the end of autumn.

Guilty Pleasure Weekender

Valburgdreef 1001
1108 AW AMSTERDAM
Recreatiegebied De Gaasperplas
27/07/2019 - 28/07/2019
As the name suggests, Guilty Pleasure is a celebration of all those 80s, 90s and 00s songs that make you hit ‘Private Session’ on ...

Holi Festival of Colours

Turbinestraat 12
1014 AV AMSTERDAM
Stadspodium Amsterdam
14/09/2019
The Holi festival is one of the biggest religious celebrations in India, ushering in spring and the season of love. Amsterdam look...
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Festifest

NDSM-plein 102
1033 WB AMSTERDAM
Noorderlicht Café
15/06/2019
After hosting its first edition in 2014 and another popular edition in 2015 & 2016 Festifest – ‘Amsterdam’s smallest festival’ – l...
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Loveland Festival

Sloterpark
1064 GW AMSTERDAM
Sloterpark
10/08/2019 - 11/08/2019
Amsterdam loves summer music festivals and they don’t come much bigger than the annual Loveland Festival, which takes place at the...
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Nomads Festival

Overschiestraat 190
1062 XK AMSTERDAM
Sportpark Riekerhaven
29/06/2019
This popular house music festival traditionally sells out quickly, so get your tickets for the upcoming edition while you can! It'...
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Mysteryland

Paviljoenlaan 1
2131 LZ HOOFDDORP
Floriadeterrein in Haarlemmermeer
24/08/2019 - 25/08/2019
Each year, the Mysteryland dance festival transforms a patch of land 20 kilometres from Amsterdam into a magical place with fairyt...
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Liberation Day Amsterdam

Polonceau-kade
1014 DA AMSTERDAM
Bevrijdingsdag Amsterdam
05/05/2019
Following directly on from Remembrance Day, 5 May is a national day of celebration known as Liberation Day throughout Amsterdam an...
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Mystic Garden Festival

Sloterpark
1064 GW AMSTERDAM
Mystic Garden Festival
15/06/2019
A dance music festival with an extra sprinkling of magic, the Mystic Garden Festival typically materialises at the Sloterpark in A...