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2018 Events in Amsterdam


Keukenhof flowers in bloom © Targeman

Keukenhof

22 March to 13 May 2018

The world's largest garden (32-hectares), also often said to be the most beautiful…

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Queen's Day © Bob Tubbs

King's Day

27 April 2018

The king's birthday is a very festive occasion in the Netherlands, and Amsterdam…

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Amsterdam Gay Pride Parade © FaceMePLS

Amsterdam Pride

28 July to 5 August 2018

One of Europe's most popular and well-attended 'gay pride' festivals, Amsterdam's…

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Oosterpark, Amsterdam © Arthena

Amsterdam Roots Festival

18 - 24 June 2018

Now a major event on the global music calendar, Amsterdam's Roots Festival started…

read more


Concertgebouw, Amsterdam © PersianDutchNetwork

Holland Festival

7 June - 1 July 2018

The Holland Festival is a yearly trend-setting and innovative presentation of…

read more


Funfair on Dam Square, Amsterdam © Nikthestoned

New Years Eve in Amsterdam

31 December annually

On New Year's Eve locals and tourists pack into the streets and squares of central…

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Arrival of Santa Claus © Wouter Engler

Arrival of St Nicholas

19 November 2017

If you are travelling to Amsterdam with kids in November witnessing the arrival…

read more


Uitmarkt, Amsterdam © Brankoc

Uitmarkt

25 - 27 August 2017 TBA

Every year Uitmarkt heralds the official beginning of the cultural season in…

read more


Cannabis Plants © Jennifer Martin

Cannabis Cup

17 - 24 November 2017

Amsterdam is as famous for its relaxed attitude towards marijuana as it is for…

read more


Abel Kirui at the 2014 Amsterdam Marathon © Brankoc

ING Amsterdam Marathon

21 October 2018

This popular marathon is one of the top twelve in the world and part of the IAAF…

read more

 

2018 Events in Amsterdam


Keukenhof flowers in bloom © Targeman

Keukenhof

22 March to 13 May 2018

The world's largest garden (32-hectares), also often said to be the most beautiful…

read more


Queen's Day © Bob Tubbs

King's Day

27 April 2018

The king's birthday is a very festive occasion in the Netherlands, and Amsterdam…

read more


Amsterdam Gay Pride Parade © FaceMePLS

Amsterdam Pride

28 July to 5 August 2018

One of Europe's most popular and well-attended 'gay pride' festivals, Amsterdam's…

read more


Oosterpark, Amsterdam © Arthena

Amsterdam Roots Festival

18 - 24 June 2018

Now a major event on the global music calendar, Amsterdam's Roots Festival started…

read more


Concertgebouw, Amsterdam © PersianDutchNetwork

Holland Festival

7 June - 1 July 2018

The Holland Festival is a yearly trend-setting and innovative presentation of…

read more


Funfair on Dam Square, Amsterdam © Nikthestoned

New Years Eve in Amsterdam

31 December annually

On New Year's Eve locals and tourists pack into the streets and squares of central…

read more


Arrival of Santa Claus © Wouter Engler

Arrival of St Nicholas

19 November 2017

If you are travelling to Amsterdam with kids in November witnessing the arrival…

read more


Uitmarkt, Amsterdam © Brankoc

Uitmarkt

25 - 27 August 2017 TBA

Every year Uitmarkt heralds the official beginning of the cultural season in…

read more


Cannabis Plants © Jennifer Martin

Cannabis Cup

17 - 24 November 2017

Amsterdam is as famous for its relaxed attitude towards marijuana as it is for…

read more


Abel Kirui at the 2014 Amsterdam Marathon © Brankoc

ING Amsterdam Marathon

21 October 2018

This popular marathon is one of the top twelve in the world and part of the IAAF…

read more