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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.

All lit up

03 Dec 2018
As the holiday season blossom across Amsterdam, the city is set aglow with dazzling Christmas trees, strands of twinkling fairy lights, and hundreds o...

Amsterdam Weekend Guide

16 Sep 2019
It’s officially autumn – the perfect time to take in and enjoy Amsterdam’s cultural offerings. The big-ticket item this weekend is U...

Going under at ADE 2018

31 Aug 2018
Every October electronic music aficionados head to the Amsterdam Dance Event, the city’s massive dance music festival taking in all aspects of t...

What to see at IDFA 2018

09 Nov 2018
One of the world’s leading documentary festivals is getting ready to raise the curtains on their 2019 programme. Attracting an audience from acr...