music festival

Amsterdam’s a true music city and its music festival agenda has something for every taste. There are week-long electronic music events and classical music festivals that see arias performed on the canals and chamber music in Golden Age mansions. There’s festivals dedicated to instrumental surf music and traditional Dutch folk, a cello biennale, experimental and new music, outdoor hip-hop extravaganzas and a lot – and we mean a lot! – more.


Festivals & events

Hosting in excess of 300 festivals every year, Amsterdam’s festival agenda spans all tastes and genres. No matter the time of year, the range of festi...
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Uitmarkt

Museumplein 6
1071 DJ AMSTERDAM
Uitmarkt
23/08/2019 - 25/08/2019
The Uitmarkt rings in the start of the new cultural season each year, inspiring, entertaining and astounding theatre, music, book ...
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Camera Japan

Roetersstraat 170
1018 WE AMSTERDAM
Kriterion
03/10/2019 - 06/10/2019
The largest multidisciplinary Japanese cultural festival in the Benelux, Camera Japan presents a heady mix of film, art, music and...

Harbour Festival IJmuiden

Trawlerkade
1976 CB IJMUIDEN
Vissershaven, Trawlerkade
29/06/2019 - 30/06/2019
During this free maritime event you and your whole family can enjoymusic, culture and entertainment. Special theme of this year is...
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Flamenco Biennale

Diverse locaties
1017 PT AMSTERDAM
Flamenco Biënnale
17/01/2021 - 09/02/2021
The rich tradition of flamenco dance returns to the Netherlands in January 2021 The Flamenco Biennial showcases traditional dance ...

Guilty Pleasure Weekender

Valburgdreef 1001
1108 AW AMSTERDAM
Recreatiegebied De Gaasperplas
27/07/2019 - 28/07/2019
As the name suggests, Guilty Pleasure is a celebration of all those 80s, 90s and 00s songs that make you hit ‘Private Session’ on ...