new year

As midnight strikes on New Year’s Eve, Amsterdam’s skies erupt in a feast of colour and noise. Fireworks are extremely popular in the Netherlands and public squares are particularly popular places to gather and set them off. Of course, almost every café, bar and club hosts New Year’s Eve events and parties – check our New Year’s Eve party agenda to find the perfect event.

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New Year's Eve parties

Celebrating the new year brings a fresh start full of opportunity, new leaves and blank slates. How will you celebrate? Amsterdam goes all out on New...