events

Amsterdam’s cultural calendar is positively bursting with events of all kinds: from techno festival to documentary film, indie folk gig to stand-up comedy, contemporary dance production to restaurant week, opera, art event, jazz improv, reading, hip-hop club night, … the possibilities are endless.

24H Oost

The 2018 edition of 24H Oost takes place on 12 May, showing off Amsterdam Oost's diversity with a wealth of wealth of workshops, guided tours, perform...

24H Zuidoost

The 2018 edition of 24H Zuidoost takes place on 15 September, showing off Amsterdam Zuidoost's diversity with a wealth of workshops, guided tours, per...

Theatre, music & performances

Amsterdam’s rich cultural scene offers a wide variety of entertainment options for children, including a couple of theatres that only stage performanc...

Monthly event calendar

King's Day, Gay Pride, Easter and Valentine's Day are just some of the events featured on our Amsterdam annual calendar of events.

SAIL Amsterdam 2015

SAIL 2015 took place in Amsterdam from 19-23 August. Find out more about the event, see highlights and re-live the fun. The next SAIL Amsterdam will t...

24H Amsterdam

24H Amsterdam is an opportunity to enjoy the very best of all that Amsterdam is and has to offer. Be it in the north, south, east or west of this city...

Sinterklaas

Although he looks a bit like Father Christmas or Santa Claus, ‘Sinterklaas’ (Saint Nicholas) is a very Dutch character loved by children and adults al...

Top 12 holiday season events

This holiday season there's no shortage of festive events going on in Amsterdam. Christmas markets, winter festivals, classical concerts, ice skating,...

Gaasperplasrun

Karspeldreef
1102 BX AMSTERDAM
AV Feniks
09/06/2019
Another staple event in Amsterdam’s running calendar, this biannual competition features 1, 2, 5 and 10km courses around the Gaasp...