Amsterdam events
calendar 2018

Amsterdam calendar of events 2018, festivals, fairs, exhibitions, shows, concerts, parades, events in Netherland.

Amsterdam: January 2018

Amsterdam Light Festival 2018: November 30 to January 21, 2018.

Paradiso Choir Day: Amsterdam on January 13, 14, 2018 at Paradiso.

Chinese New Year in Amsterdam: January 16, 2018. Will take place on Amsterdam's Dam Square and around Nieuwmarkt Zeedijk district. Dragon, lion dances, fireworks, music, tea ceremonies.

Eurosonic Noorderslag Festival: Dutch festival with pop music concerts in Groningen from January 17 to 20, 2018.

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Amsterdam: January. Location: Westergasfabriek, Polonceau-kade 27,

National Tulip Day 2018: January 20, 2018.

Amsterdam Light Festival is ending on January 22nd 2018.

Amsterdam Modefabriek is a trade fair in Amsterdam in January at the Amsterdam RAI Exhibition and Convention Centre.

Jumping Amsterdam: horse show, jumping competitions in Amsterdam from January 25 to 28, 2018.

Flamenco Biennale: January 25 to February 4, 2018.

Food Sool Fesival: Amsterdam Noord January 26 to 28, 2018 at Kromhouthal, Gedempt Hamerkanaal 231.

Events dates at the Concertgebouw Amsterdam

Amsterdam: February 2018

Dutch Ice Sculpture Festival is closing in February at the Arena Park Amsterdam Zuidoost.

24H Oost: Amsterdam in February.

Valentine's Day in Amsterdam: February 14, 2018

Dutch Salsa Fest: February 15 to 17, 2018 at NH Noordwijk Conference Centre Leeuwenhorst.

Chocoa Conference: February 23rd 2017 in Beurs van Berlage Amsterdam.

Chocoa Festival is a trade fair, conference in Amsterdam February 24, 25, 2018 in Beurs van Berlage, Centre of Amsterdam. For chocolate lovers, tastings and demonstrations

Amsterdam: March 2018

Cross-linx Festival in Amsterdam March 2, 2018. Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Piet Heinkade 1, Amsterdam.

Amsterdam 5 Days Off is a music festival in Amsterdam in March.

Amsterdam Boat Show will take place from March 7 to 11th 2018 at the RAI Amsterdam.

The Amsterdam Coffee Festival: March 9 to 11, 2018 at NDSM-werf, Neveritaweg 15, Amsterdam.

Stille Omgang of Amsterdam on March 17th 2018. Silent procession, commemoration of the Miracle of the Host.

Heineken Roeivierkamp Amsterdam is a rowing regatta in Amsterdam in March.

Cinedans Dance on Screen Festival in March at EYE Amsterdam.

Soñando tango marathon in Amsterdam March 17, 18, 19th 2018

Keukenhof garden opening in March 22 to May 13th 2018. Keukenhof Gardens are considered one of the most beautiful gardens in Europe. It is located in Lisse, 45 minutes drive from Amsterdam

DGTL Festival Amsterdam in March.

Amsterdam: April 2018

The Tulip Season, the Tulip festival is one of the most nicest events must see in Netherland. Don't miss colourful tulip fields and major tulips events near Amsterdam.

Tulip Festival in Holland 2018: April 1 to May 13th. Event located one hour drive from Amsterdam.

Design Icons: Vintage Design Trade Show: Amsterdam April 7, 8, 2018. venue of De Overkant.

Amsterdam Spring Break Festival: April 8th, 9, 10, 2018.

Amsterdam National Museum Week 2018: April 9 to 15th. Free entrance to museums.

Imagine Film Festival 2018 Amsterdam: April 11 to 21st 2018. Fantastic film festival.

Amsterdam Diving Cup: April 19 to 22nd 2018 in Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Masters: regatta Dutch rowing course in April on the Bosbaan.

King's Day Amsterdam 2018, Koninginnedag: King's Day Queen's Day festival Amsterdam April 27th.

Kingsland Festival Amsterdam is an electronic festival in Amsterdam on April 27th 2018.

Amsterdam: May 2018

Amsterdam calendar: May events 2018

Remembrance of the Dead, Remembrance Day in Netherlands
Netherlands Commemoration day on May 4th.

Liberation Day in Netherlands on May 5th.

Citromobile: May 5, 6, 2018 at Expo Haarlemmermeer, Vijfhuizen.

Nationale Molendag is the National Mills Day on May 12th 2018.
The windmills in Netherlands will be opened to the public

Antiquarische Boekenmarkten: book market in May through September in Amsterdam

Amsterdam Iron Viking Strong Viking Obstacle Run in May at Spaarnwoude near Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Pacha Festival in May at Java Eiland Amsterdam.

Smokey Feet Amsterdam dance, competitions, classes in Amsterdam in May. 

Pickleball Tournament in May 25 to 27, 2018 in the Topsportcentrum Almere.

Amsterdam Open Football Tournament: May 26, 27th 2018.

Pacha Festival Amsterdam: May 2018.

Job Fair for Internationals: May 20, 2018 at World Trade Center in Amsterdam.

Taste of Amsterdam: May 31 to June 3rd 2018 in Amstelpark. Family event in Amsterdam. 

Amsterdam: June 2018 

Amsterdam calendar of events 2018, things to do in June

Amsterdam Tattoo Convention 2018: June 1 to 3rd at Amsterdam RAI and Convention Center.

Taste of Amsterdam: June 2018 at the Amstelpark.

Amsterdam Open Air 2018: June 2, 3rd at Gaasperpark Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Sevens Rugby: June 8, 9, 10, 2018.

Amsterdam Open Garden Days: June 15, 16, 17th 2018.

Windmill Frisbee Festival 2018: Amsterdam June 22 to 24th.

3D Printshow Amsterdam 2018: June 26 to 28th.

Electric & Hybrid Marine World Expo 2018: Amsterdam June 27 to 29th at RAI Amsterdam.

Holland Festival: Amsterdam June 2018. Concerts, operas, ballets. 

Open Air Theatre at Vondelpark: June through August.

YogaFest Amsterdam: June.

Amsterdam Roots festival: June 2018.

Awakenings Festival 2018: June 30, July 1st. Techno music festival in Spaarnwoude.

Amsterdam Pitch Festival: June 2018. Electronic music festival.

Amsterdam: July 2018

Main events in Amsterdam July 2018

Kwaku Summer Festival is a multicultural event in Amsterdam July 15 to August 5th at Nelson Mandelapark.

iGaming Super Show 2018: Amsterdam July 17 to 20th at Amsterdam RAI.

Amsterdam Summer concerts in July.

Amsterdam Senior International Open: July at Amstelveen, Netherlands.

Pride Amsterdam 2018: July 28 to August 6th.

Amsterdam: August 2018

Amsterdam events August 2018

Amsterdam Dekmantel Festival: August 2018.

De Parade Theater Festival 2018: Amsterdam August 10 to 26th.

Grachtenfestival 2018: canal festival August 10 to 19th. Classical concerts.

Open-Air Film Festival, Pluk de Nacht: August 15 to 25, 2018 at Stenen Hoofd, Stenen Hoofd, Westerdoksdijk.

Prinsengracht Concert: Amsterdam on August 18th 2018.

Crazy Barefoot Marathon in Vondelpark.

Uitmarkt: music and theatre performances in Amsterdam on August 24 to 26, 2018.

Mysteryland is an electronic music festival in Amsterdam in August.

SAIL Amsterdam 2020 is a famous event in Amsterdam in August 19 to 23, 2020.

Amsterdam: September 2018

Amsterdam calendar of events September 2018:

Zeezout Festival is an electronic music festival in September at Amsterdam’s City Beach Blijburg aan Zee .

Comic Con Amsterdam 2018: convention, comics, costumes, costpay, manga, anime on September 1, 2nd at RAI Amsterdam.

Amsterdam Fringe Festival presents theatre and dance program in September at different venues.

In the Woods Festival in Amsterdam in September.

Boat Show Amsterdam 2018: September 4 to 9th at the Amsterdam Marina.

Challenge Almere-Amsterdam Triathlon 2018: September 8th. Swim, bike and race.

Open Monumentendag 2018: September 8, 9th. Monuments in Amsterdam generally closed to the public will be open during Monuments Days. 

Dam Tot Damloop: race in Amsterdam on September 22, 23rd 2018.

World Car Free Day 2018: September 22nd.

Jordaan Festival: Amsterdam September 24, 25th 2018.

Amsterdam: October 2018

Grachtenrace Amsterdam: rowing race on the canal on October 13th 2018.

Amsterdam Marathon 2018: October 21st.

Amsterdam Dance Event - ADE is an electronic music festival in Amsterdam in October.

KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival: October at EYE Film Instituut Nederland, IJpromenade 1.

AMF Festival: We Own the Night: Amsterdam Music Festival in October. 

Amsterdam Halloween Festival: October 2018.

PINT Bokbierfestival Amsterdam: October 2018.

24H Noord: October.

Aquatechrade Amsterdam: October, November.

Affordable Art Fair 2018: Amsterdam October 31 to November 4th.

Amsterdam: November 2018

Storytellling Festival Amsterdam: November.  

Museumnacht: Amsterdam in November. Museum Night in Amsterdam.

Young Pianists Festival in Amsterdam in November.

idfa is a documentary Film Festival in Amsterdam November.

Zinterklaas is a parade in Amsterdam in November.

PAN Amsterdam is an art, antiques and Design fair in Amsterdam in November.

Amsterdam Art Weekend: November. Galleries in Amsterdam will open their doors for special performances, lectures and exhibitions

Amsterdam: December 2018

Amsterdam events December 2018

St Nicholas' Day in Netherland: December.

Amsterdam Light Festival is a free event in Amsterdam begins in December through January.

Christmas Tree in Dam Square: illumination ceremony in December.

Funky Xmas Market: Amsterdam in December at Westergasfabriek, Polonceaukade 27, Amsterdam.

Ice Village Amsterdam: December at Museumplein. Ice rink, Christmas markets, Dutch Christmas food and drinks...

Dutch Ice Sculpture Festival: Amsterdam December to March at Arena Park in Amsterdam Zuidoost.

Christmas in Amsterdam: December 25th.

Boxing Day: December 26th.

New Year's Eve celebrations in Amsterdam, fireworks in December 31st.

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Public holidays in Netherlands

New Year's Day
January 1

Good Friday
April 14

Easter Monday
April 17

King's Birthday
April 27

Remembrance Day
May 4

Mother's Day
May 14

All Saint's Day
November 1

Christmas Day
December 25

St Stephens Day
December 26