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Amsterdam, The Netherlands - February 17, 2016: concert of african band BKO Quintet at Paradiso Bitterzoet concert hall.
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands - February 17, 2016: concert of african band BKO Quintet at Paradiso Bitterzoet concert hall.

What's on in Amsterdam

Check out what’s on in Amsterdam with our complete guide to events and entertainment. As a world-renowned capital of culture, you’ll find theatre performances, festivals, nightlife, sports events and exhibitions to inspire you. Search the agenda for something specific, or browse our highlights and recommendations to start you off.

Top picks this season

Vondelpark Open Air Theatre

Vondelpark Open Air Theatre

Roze Filmdagen (Pink Film Days)
20
Mar '25
-
30
Mar '25

Roze Filmdagen (Pink Film Days)

At various times
Ketelhuis Cinema
World Press Photo
13
Jul '24
-
14
Jul '24

World Press Photo

11:00 - 18:00
De Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam
Tickets Available
Amsterdam Open Air
07
Jun '25
-
08
Jun '25

Amsterdam Open Air

12:00 - 23:00
Amsterdam Open Air @Gaasperpark
Tickets Available
Summer Dance Forever
20
Aug '24
-
26
Aug '24

Summer Dance Forever

10:00 - 22:00
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
Tickets Available
Julidans
13
Jul '24
-
16
Jul '24

Julidans

20:00 - 22:00
Diverse Locaties / Various locations
Tickets Available
Kwaku Summer Festival
13
Jul '24
-
04
Aug '24

Kwaku Summer Festival

At various times
Nelson Mandelapark
Rodrigo y Gabriela - Live at Amsterdamse Bos
15
Jul '24

Rodrigo y Gabriela - Live at Amsterdamse Bos

18:00 - 23:30
Amsterdamse Bostheater
Tickets Available
Dekmantel Festival
02
Aug '24
-
04
Aug '24

Dekmantel Festival

At various times
The Amsterdamse Bos (Amsterdam Forest)
Terrace Concerts
13
Jul '24
-
31
Aug '24

Terrace Concerts

20:00 - 22:00
Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ
ARTIS Summer Nights
13
Jul '24
-
31
Aug '24

ARTIS Summer Nights

16:30 - 20:00
ARTIS Amsterdam Royal Zoo
Tickets Available
Summer Holidays at NEMO Science Museum
13
Jul '24
-
01
Sep '24

Summer Holidays at NEMO Science Museum

10:00 - 17:30
NEMO Science Museum
Tickets Available
Circusbende Festival - Erasmuspark
29
Aug '24
-
01
Sep '24

Circusbende Festival - Erasmuspark

At various times
Erasmuspark
Free entrance
Boom Chicago Comedy Festival
13
Jul '24
-
21
Jul '24

Boom Chicago Comedy Festival

13:00 - 23:00
Boom Chicago
Tickets Available
Pluk de Nacht Filmfestival
29
Jul '24
-
01
Sep '24

Pluk de Nacht Filmfestival

At various times
Het Stenen Hoofd
Comedytrain International Summer Festival: Jacob Hawley & Sam Nicoresti
17
Jul '24
-
18
Jul '24

Comedytrain International Summer Festival: Jacob Hawley & Sam Nicoresti

20:30 - 22:30
Toomler
Tickets Available
Summer hollidays in Eye
20
Jul '24
-
01
Sep '24

Summer hollidays in Eye

10:00 - 19:00
Eye Filmmuseum
Pride at the Beach
28
Jul '24
-
30
Jul '24

Pride at the Beach

At various times
Pride at the Beach
Queer & Pride Amsterdam
19
Jul '24
-
04
Aug '24

Queer & Pride Amsterdam

00:00 - 23:45
Diverse Locaties / Various locations

Amsterdam's biggest events and celebrations

Het Amsterdamse Winterterras Festival

Don't miss a thing during your trip!

This weekend in Amsterdam

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