outdoor

Amsterdam’s wildly varied festival calendar includes a lot of events that take place outdoors. There are food festivals where you can sample culinary delights in the sun, dance music festivals where you can dance under the stars, film festivals in the open air and much more.

On the Roof Film Festival

op het dak van de VU/De Boelelaan 1105
1081 HV AMSTERDAM
On the Roof Film Festival
01/09/2020 - 04/09/2020
Climb to the top of the VU University Amsterdam for this high-flying film festival every September! On the Roof mixes cinematic fa...
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Arrival of Sinterklaas

Diverse locaties in het centrum
1006 EB AMSTERDAM
Sinterklaas Intocht Amsterdam
17/11/2019
He might look similar to Father Christmas or Santa Claus, but ‘Sinterklaas’ (Saint Nicholas) is a very Dutch character loved by ch...
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Hemeltjelief Festival

NDSM-plein 61
1033 WB AMSTERDAM
NDSM
21/05/2020
This family festival steals the show every Ascension Day with an enormous musical and theatrical line-up and plenty of events and ...

Bijlmerbios

Kraaiennest 63
1104 KD AMSTERDAM
Bijlmerbios
28/08/2020 - 27/09/2020
The Bijlmerbios returns to Amsterdam Zuidoost in August, offering another opportunity to catch a free film during the summer in th...
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West Beach (Film) Festival

Noordzijde 41
1064 GV AMSTERDAM
West Beach Filmfestival
10/09/2020 - 20/09/2020
The Nieuw-West District of Amsterdam gets in on the outdoor cinema action with the West Beach Film Festival. Head to Hotel Buiten ...

World Cinema Amsterdam

Diverse locaties / Various locations
1072 MH AMSTERDAM
World Cinema Amsterdam
13/08/2020 - 22/08/2020
One of the summer’s best movie events, World Cinema Amsterdam is a weeklong celebration of movies (including features and shorts) ...
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Opera in the Garden

Keizersgracht 672
1017 ET AMSTERDAM
Museum Van Loon
11/08/2020 - 16/08/2020
Harking back to opera’s beginnings as courtly entertainment in Italy, the annual Opera in the Garden performances at Museum van Lo...
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Luminosity Beach Festival

Zeeweg 84
2051 EC OVERVEEN
Fuel
25/06/2020 - 28/06/2020
Head over to the shores of Bloemendaal aan Zee for this annual beach festival. Three days of pure trance are on the cards as major...

On the Roof

Johan van Hasseltweg 39
1021 KN AMSTERDAM
On the Roof - Amsterdam Noord
06/06/2020 - 12/09/2020
On the Roof is a music festival on the beautiful, spacious roof in a forgotten corner of Amsterdam-Noord. On ten summer eves betwe...
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Loveland Festival

Sloterpark
1064 GW AMSTERDAM
Sloterpark
08/08/2020 - 09/08/2020
Amsterdam loves summer music festivals and they don’t come much bigger than the annual Loveland Festival, which takes place at the...
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Nomads Festival

Rhoneweg -
1043 AH AMSTERDAM
Nomads Festival, Rhônepark Amsterdam
27/06/2020 - 28/06/2020
This popular house music festival traditionally sells out quickly, so get your tickets for the upcoming edition while you can! It'...
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Live at Amsterdamse Bos

De Duizendmeterweg 7
1182 DC AMSTELVEEN
Amsterdamse Bostheater
07/05/2020 - 30/09/2020
As well as its sport and recreation facilities, the dazzling nature of Amsterdamse Bos is home to a picturesque open-air theatre t...