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2018 Events in Amsterdam


Keukenhof flowers in bloom © Targeman

Keukenhof

TBC

Keukenhof is regarded as one of the world's largest gardens (32-hectares) and…

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Queen's Day © Bob Tubbs

King's Day

27 April 2019

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 central Amsterdam to celebrate…

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Arrival of Santa Claus © Wouter Engler

Arrival of St Nicholas

TBC

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

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Uitmarkt, Amsterdam © Brankoc

Uitmarkt

25 - 27 August 2017 TBA

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

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

TBC

Keukenhof is regarded as one of the world's largest gardens (32-hectares) and…

read more


Queen's Day © Bob Tubbs

King's Day

27 April 2019

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 central Amsterdam to celebrate…

read more


Arrival of Santa Claus © Wouter Engler

Arrival of St Nicholas

TBC

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


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