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...

24H Noord

Are you an international or exchange student who doesn’t speak Dutch? We’ve got good news! There are lots of things to do during 24H Noord...

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...

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

There's no shortage of festive events going on in Amsterdam during the holiday season. Christmas markets, winter festivals, classical concerts, ice sk...

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.

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...

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...