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.

Vunzige Deuntjes Festival

Verrijn Stuartweg 26-H
1112 AX DIEMEN
Vunzige Deuntjes Festival
18/07/2020
This fun and filthy festival (vunzige deuntjes means ‘dirty tunes’) celebrates raw dance music.
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DIYnamic Festival

Nieuwe Meerlaan 1
1187 NW AMSTELVEEN
Bezoekerscentrum Amsterdamse Bos
30/05/2020
Underground electronic music label Diynamic, renowned for the Do It Yourself approach, return to Amsterdam for another Diynamic Fe...
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Voltt Loves Summer

NDSM-plein 15
1033 WB AMSTERDAM
NDSM-werf
22/08/2020
When the weather warms up and the skies clear, the season for electronic music festivals begins in the Netherlands. However, this ...
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DGTL Festival

NDSM-plein 15
1033 WB AMSTERDAM
NDSM-werf
17/04/2020 - 19/04/2020
DGTL Amsterdam is one of the city’s most prominent and environmentally sound dance music festivals. It returns to NDSM Wharf this ...
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Valtifest

Zuider IJdijk 10
1095 KN AMSTERDAM
Kaap Oost
05/09/2020
The wild child of Amsterdam's summer festival programme returns to Kaap Oost in Amsterdam Noord every September. With its heavywei...

Defqon.1

Spijkweg 30
8256 RJ BIDDINGHUIZEN
Evenemententerrein Biddinghuizen
26/06/2020 - 28/06/2020
Going nuclear once more during Defqon.1 is an electro music blowout held at the festival grounds at Biddinghuizen in Flevoland.
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Dance Valley

Genieweg
1981 LN VELSEN-ZUID
Recreatiegebied Spaarnwoude
08/08/2020
The world’s longest-running dance festivals celebrates 26 years in 2020. Dance Valley features every type of dance music you could...

Latin Village Festival

Genieweg 46
1981 LN VELSEN-ZUID
LatinVillage
15/08/2020 - 16/08/2020
This is a swinging music festival with a mix of dance and authentic salsa.
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Festifest

NDSM-plein 102
1033 WB AMSTERDAM
Noorderlicht Café
06/06/2020
After hosting its first edition in 2014 and another popular edition in 2015 & 2016 Festifest – ‘Amsterdam’s smallest festival’ – l...
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Amsterdam Open Air

Loosdrechtdreef
1108 AZ AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam Open Air
06/06/2020 - 07/06/2020
The Amsterdam Open Air dance music festival looks set to return for another wild summery weekend bash at Amsterdam’s Gaasperpark i...
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Super-Sonic Jazz Festival

Oosterdokskade 143
1011 DL AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
12/11/2019 - 17/11/2019
This sonically super festival features a line-up of musicians who combine jazz with diverse musical genres. It’s all about creatin...
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Hemeltjelief Festival

NDSM-plein 61
1033 WB AMSTERDAM
NDSM
21/05/2020
This family festival steals the show every Ascension Day with an enormous musical and theatrical line-up and plenty of events and ...