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...

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...

Nescioloop

Radioweg 89
1098 NG AMSTERDAM
AV ’23
14/04/2019 - 05/04/2020
The next instalment of the Rondje Mokum (Amsterdam Circuit) takes running enthusiasts to Amsterdam Oost/IJburg for a challenging 1...

Sloterplasloop

Willinklaan 7
1067 SL AMSTERDAM
AAC
13/10/2019
Part of the Rondje Mokum (Amsterdam Circuit) series of running events, this 10km race is centred around the Sloterplas (lake) in t...
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Amsterdam City Swim

Kattenburgerstraat
1018 JA AMSTERDAM
Marine Etablissement Amsterdam
08/09/2019
Every September the canal cruise boats and other vessels make way for up to 2,500 brave swimmers (and another 500 kids) as the Ams...

Middenmeerloop

Radioweg 89
1098 NG AMSTERDAM
AV'23
27/10/2019
After hosting the Nescioloop earlier in the year, AV’23 welcome runners back to the east of Amsterdam for the Middenmeerloop.

Grachtenrace Amsterdam

Herengracht
1017 CD AMSTERDAM
Grachtenrace Amsterdam
12/10/2019
This annual Amsterdam canal race for small boats returns every October. More than 140 teams are expected to participate in this ye...

Cycle Tour Amsterdam

Cruquiusweg 67
1019 AG AMSTERDAM
The Harbour Club Amsterdam
09/06/2019
Looking to explore Amsterdam and its outskirts by (racing) bike? Then get ready to ride. This event takes place every June.

Olympisch Stadionloop

Olympisch Stadion 21
1076 DE AMSTERDAM
Olympisch Stadion
10/11/2019
Organised by the Phanos athletics association on Sunday, the Olympisch Stadionloop in the Zuid District of the city is the final ...