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Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE)

Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) returns in October 2017, bringing over 2,200 of the world's biggest and up-and-coming dance artists to play in 120 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. 

ADE 2017

As the world's biggest celebration of dance music, ADE presents an immense programme of more than 450 events taking place over 100 locations across the city, to provide 5 days of guaranteed partying for some 200,000 clubbers. Among the highlights, don't miss AMF Amsterdam (formerly Amsterdam Music Festival) as it returns to Amsterdam ArenA. 

Featured events

Ben Frost and Jlin

Piet Heinkade 1
1019 BR AMSTERDAM
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ
18/10/2017
The Rest is Noise x ADE showcases some of the quirkiest and most interesting sounds on the electronic and dance music scene. This ...

In Trance We Trust ADE Festival

Klönneplein 4-6
1014 DD AMSTERDAM
WesterUnie
18/10/2017
As the name suggests, In Trance We Trust brings the biggest and best names on the trance scene to the Dutch capital for ADE 2017. ...

Luminosity ADE Special

Oostelijke Handelskade 4
1019 BM AMSTERDAM
Panama
19/10/2017
Luminosity have been giving Amsterdammers – and the city's visitors – their EDM fix for almost 10 years now, drawing revellers in ...

Markus Schulz Open to Close

Lijnbaansgracht 234A
1017 PH AMSTERDAM
Melkweg
20/10/2017
After completely selling out his 'Watch the World' ADE show last year, it's no surprise that German-born, Miami-based DJ Markus Sc...

Sudbeat X The Soundgarden ADE Special

Oostelijke Handelskade 4
1019 BM AMSTERDAM
Panama
20/10/2017
Sudbeat and The Soundgarden are two record labels whose artists are creating some truly unique and eclectic dance music experience...

ADE Breakfast Club

Louwesweg 1
1066 EA AMSTERDAM
RADION
21/10/2017
The best way to blast away that morning hangover from a night of partying to the freshest EDM tracks? How about another portion of...

Dave Clarke Presents: Whip it

Lijnbaansgracht 234A
1017 PH AMSTERDAM
Melkweg
21/10/2017
Once again, British techno icon Dave Clarke brings his daytime electro night to Melkweg for Amsterdam Dance Event. Expect the Baro...

Cutting Edge X Cumac ADE closing party

Oostelijke Handelskade 4
1019 BM AMSTERDAM
Panama
22/10/2017
As usual, the Cutting Edge ADE Closing Party will ensure that Amsterdam Dance Event goes out with a bang, inviting revellers to hi...

Martin Garrix

Europaboulevard 22
1078 RV AMSTERDAM
RAI Amsterdam
20/10/2017 - 21/10/2017
After two insanely successful shows at RAI Amsterdam last year, the crowned jewel of the Dutch EDM scene – Martin Garrix – is grac...

Throwing Snow

Weteringschans 6-8
1017 SG AMSTERDAM
Paradiso
20/10/2017
London-based genre scientist Throwing Snow (AKA Ross Tones) has seemingly dabbled with every music style remotely connected to EDM...

Ghostriders ADE

Mekongweg 5
1043 AE AMSTERDAM
The Box
20/10/2017
On Friday the 20th of October 2017 it’s time for another legendary Ghostriders ‘Amsterdam Dance Event Special’ at The Box Amsterda...