community

Make the most of life in Amsterdam by becoming a part of the community around you! Enjoy the very best in culture, eating and drinking, performances and family fun. And by joining groups and clubs or participating in courses and workshops, you can develop an extensive network of friends and professional acquaintances throughout the city. 

Paradiso Choir Days

Weteringschans 6-8
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Paradiso
12/01/2019 - 13/01/2019
It may be a modern-day pop temple but Amsterdam’s Paradiso was originally a church. So it’s fitting that every year, the entire ve...

Read My World

IJpromenade 2
1031 KT AMSTERDAM
Tolhuistuin
11/10/2018 - 13/10/2018
Read My World is the international literature festival of Amsterdam. Going beyond the commonplace, it explores the boundaries of l...

Unseen Amsterdam

Klonne plein 1
1014 DD AMSTERDAM
Westergasfabriek
21/09/2018 - 23/09/2018
Unseen is the leading platform for contemporary photography. Exclusively focusing on what’s new in the photography world, the plat...

Amsterdam Light Festival

Diverse locaties
1016 HX AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam Light Festival
30/11/2018 - 21/01/2019
The Amsterdam Light Festival is set to return in 1 December 2017, running until 21 January 2018, (literally) putting Amsterdam's b...

Chinese New Year

Dam 1
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Dam
16/02/2019
Festivities traditionally take place on Amsterdam's Dam Square and around the historic Nieuwmarkt/Zeedijk neighbourhood on the Sat...

Amsterdam Fringe Festival

Diverse locaties/various locations
1073 TN AMSTERDAM
Amsterdam Fringe Festival
06/09/2018 - 16/09/2018
Amsterdam is firmly in the grip of performing arts as summer draws to a close each year and the Dutch Theatre Festival and the acc...

Cinekid Festival

Pazzanistraat 10
1014 DB AMSTERDAM
Westergasfabriek
20/10/2018 - 26/10/2018
The Cinekid Festival is an annual film, television and new-media festival for children across the Netherlands, attended by more th...

Nine Months Fair

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
20/02/2019 - 24/02/2019
For five days every year, the cavernous RAI Amsterdam is transformed into a paradise for (prospective) parents during the Nine Mon...

IamExpat Fair

Polonceaukade 27
1014 DA AMSTERDAM
Westergasfabriek
07/04/2019
The IamExpat Fair is designed to connect expats and local businesses in Amsterdam and the rest of the Netherlands. The fair takes ...

Afrovibes Festival

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1012 JS AMSTERDAM
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
04/10/2018 - 14/10/2018
Afrovibes is an African cultural and performing arts festival that tours the Netherlands every autumn, traditionally stopping off ...

Amsterdam Hotel Night

Hotels Amsterdam
1017 CV AMSTERDAM
Amsterdamse Hotelnacht
12/01/2019 - 13/01/2019
Amsterdammers are invited to experience their city through the eyes of tourists by enjoying an overnight stay in a local hotel. Th...