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What's on in Amsterdam

Check out what's on in Amsterdam, stay up to date with the latest events and read our guides to nightlife, theatre, festivals and more in the Dutch capital.

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Robeco SummerNights

Het Koninklijk Concertgebouw Amsterdam
01/07/2017 - 31/08/2017
Taking place from 1 July until 31 August 2017, the Robeco SummerNights series is an integral part of Amsterdam's summer cultural c...

Cirque Éloize - SALOON

Koninklijk Theater Carré
05/07/2017 - 13/07/2017
Saddle up for a wild west-themed circus show at Amsterdam’s Royal Theater Carré. Cirque Éloize presents SALOON, a high-energy musi...

Pitch Festival

The Pitch Festival is known for its traditionally strong electro-tinged line-up, bringing a two-day musical celebration at Amsterd...

Urban Sports Week Amsterdam

Diverse Locaties / Various locations
06/07/2017 - 09/07/2017
Enjoy a wealth of urban sports throughout Amsterdam from 5-9 July 2017 as part of the Urban Sports Week Amsterdam.

Edward Krasinski

Stedelijk Museum
24/06/2017 - 15/10/2017
The Stedelijk Museum in Amsterdam celebrates the achievements of Polish artist Edward Krasinski with a full retrospective. This ex...

Brian Wilson

Koninklijk Theater Carré
Brian Wilson – the legendary co-founder of The Beach Boys – will be playing through his magnum opus – the monumental 'Pet Sounds' ...

Discover Amsterdam's cultural events and diverse offerings

Monthly event calendar

King's Day, Gay Pride, Easter and Valentine's Day are just some of the events featured on our Amsterdam annual calendar of events.

Clubbing & nightlife

When it comes to nightlife in Amsterdam, there are venues, dance festivals and club nights to suit every taste! DJs keep the crowd going with everythi...

Art & exhibitions

From modern art to archeology and photography to maritime history, Amsterdam has museums (and exhibitions) to suit every type of interest. Check out I...

Music & concerts

With the sheer number of theatres, clubs, stages and intimate neighbourhood venues, Amsterdam has live music performances to suit every taste. Find ou...

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...

Culinary events

Amsterdam hosts a number of culinary events throughout the year offering locals and visitors plenty of opportunity to try many new dishes. Whether foc...

Cinemas & film

With a thriving film festival scene and a wealth of both mainstream and independent cinemas, Amsterdam is truly a city of film.

Major sporting events

From the Amsterdam's streets to its stadiums, the city is an iconic sporting location. Swimmers and rowers can be seen racing in the canals, Amsterdam...