The events in Amsterdam you can not miss
1. Amsterdam Dance Event
The Amsterdam Dance Event is an excellent example one of the events in Amsterdam. It has been growing exponentially since 1995. Ever since the kickoff, more venues and more artists have joined the annual music conference, leading up to a stunning 375.000 visitors last edition. This year the edition will be held from the 18th until the 22nd of October 2017. If you like to get your feet moving, this is one of the top nightlife events in Amsterdam for you!
For many people, this traditional event in Amsterdam could be difficult to understand, but on the King's birthday (27th of April), all of Holland goes crazy in orange. Especially in Amsterdam the streets and the canals will be filled with people enjoying this holiday, looking to celebrate together. This might well be one of the highlights of all the events in Amsterdam, because all day and all night, everyone is making this day into one big party!
3. Watch a football match
There are a lot of sporting events in Amsterdam. So, if you are into football, make sure you visit a match. This could be either inside of Amsterdam itself or in another city nearby, like Rotterdam, Eindhoven or Alkmaar. You can visit matches in the weekend when the national competition is being played, or you could check out European games, which will be played during the week. Experience the Dutch football culture to the fullest inside of football stadiums that can hold up to 55.000 people!
4. Concerts and shows in Amsterdam
Besides from all the events in Amsterdam that are described above, Amsterdam has a lot to offer in regards to shows and concerts, world-famous artists like Sting, Bruno Mars, and the Rolling Stones have performed or will be performing at the Ziggo Dome or the Amsterdam ArenA. Make sure you find what you are looking for in your Amsterdam events here!
Meanwhile: where to stay in Amsterdam?
There will be no doubt that your trip will be a success, with all of the above events in Amsterdam on your agenda. However, you also need a suitable hotel or other accommodation to help you enjoy your stay even more! The wide range on where to stay in Amsterdam was earlier discussed here. Take a look and make sure that you find what you are looking for!