Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE)

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) takes place every October bringing over 2,500 of the world's biggest and up-and-coming dance artists to play in 140 of Amsterdam's best clubs. ADE also brings music industry professionals together: connecting musicians, producers, VJs and artists at a massive music conference featuring hundreds of guest speakers.


As the world's biggest celebration of dance music, ADE presents an immense programme of more than 450 events taking place over 140 locations across the city, to provide five days of guaranteed partying for some 395,000 clubbers.

ADE: The world's biggest dance music festival

ADE highlights