all festivals

Including more than 300 festivals every year, Amsterdam’s festival agenda spans all tastes and genres: the range of festivals is broad, powerful and diverse. The festival calendar is packed with everything from outdoor film extravaganzas to (multi-day) dance music parties, from kid’s festivals to art and fashion events and from culinary fêtes to chamber music in Golden Age canal-side houses.

Pride Amsterdam

One of the world's biggest celebrations of LGBTI equality returns from 28 July until 5 August 2018. Pride Amsterdam lights up the city in all the colo...

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...

50 years of Paradiso

2018 marks 50 years since the iconic Amsterdam venue first opened its doors. Find out what's happening to mark this special anniversary year. 

February

Browse I amsterdam's February highlights for an idea of the festivals, performances and other special events in store throughout the month.

November

Browse I amsterdam's November highlights for an idea of the festivals, performances and other special events in store throughout the month.

July

Browse I amsterdam's July highlights for an idea of the summer festivals, outdoor performances and other special events in store throughout the month....

October

Browse I amsterdam's October highlights for an idea of the festivals, performances and other special events in store throughout the month.

June

Browse I amsterdam's June highlights for an idea of the festivals, performances and other special events in store throughout the month.

April

Browse I amsterdam's April highlights for an idea of the King's Day events, festivals and other special events in store throughout the month.