Amsterdam Festivals

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Festivals in Amsterdam

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5 Days Off

5 Days Off

Inspired by Belgium's 10 Days Off, Amsterdam's 5 Days Off Festival is the first multi-day indoor dance event in the Netherlands. 5 Days Off attracts ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Electronic Dance Music Festivals March
Amsterdam Dance Event

Amsterdam Dance Event

For five days and nights in October, Amsterdam is the undisputed capital of dance as 360,000 devotees of electronica descend upon the Dutch capital. The ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Electronic Dance Music Festivals October
Amsterdam Gay Pride

Amsterdam Gay Pride

It's little wonder that Europe's most progressive city hosts one of the world's most eagerly anticipated pride celebrations. For nine days each summer, Amsterdam Gay ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Pride Festivals Street Parades July
Amsterdam Halloween Parade and Party

Amsterdam Halloween Parade and Party

Freaks take over the streets during Amsterdam's annual Halloween Parade and Party. Come All Hallows' Eve or Day of the Dead, a disfigured band of ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Halloween Street Parades October
Amsterdam King's Day

Amsterdam King's Day

Amsterdam's streets, squares and canals come to life in a sea of orange — the colour of the Dutch Royal family — each 27 ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam National Festivals Street Parties April
Amsterdam Museum Night

Amsterdam Museum Night

Free on the evening of the first Saturday of November? Then get cultural at the Amsterdam Museum Night! Pick up a ticket to gain entry ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Museum Nights Cultural Festivals Family Festivals November
Amsterdam Open Air Weekender

Amsterdam Open Air Weekender

Pack your tent and make your way to Amsterdam this June for one of EDMs biggies; the Amsterdam Open Air Weekender. Revellers can expect two ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Electronic Dance Music Festivals June
Imagine Film Festival

Imagine Film Festival

It's been near enough to three decades since the first 'Weekend of Terror', laid the foundations for the current Imagine Film Festival. In those early ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Horror Festivals Film Festivals Short Film Festivals April
International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam

International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam

For twelve days each November the Netherlands capital becomes the focus of the documentary film-making world, during the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam (IDFA). The ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Documentary Film Festivals Film Festivals November
SAIL Amsterdam

SAIL Amsterdam

Every five years since 1975 millions of annual visitors have lined the Oostelijke Handelskade for what has been dubbed, "the world's greatest nautical event." Join ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Nautical Events Family Festivals August
Unseen Photo Fair

Unseen Photo Fair

Amsterdam's Unseen is a four day international photography fair that provides new photographers a platform and an audience that is often difficult to find. It ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Photography Festivals Art Festivals September
World Press Photo

World Press Photo

Since 1955 (well before you had that fancy schmancy digital camera) the World Press Photo competition has kicked off it's global tour in Amsterdam. See ...
Europe Netherlands Amsterdam Photography Festivals April

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