Amsterdam Events and Culture
ABOVE: Het Muziekgebouw, Amsterdam's newest
concert hall, opened in 2005.
Monthly, weekly and daily listings
Amsterdam Tips: What's on
Plan your outings and entertainment with a
"curated listing of special events, museums, exhibitions, sport, football,
festivals, concerts, markets in Amsterdam" from Amsterdamtips.com.
Read descriptions of festivals and other special events throughout the year.
Dance and theatre performances, unusual films, a video festival, world
music, and special events are scheduled throughout the year at this former
dairy, which has grown into a major arts center over the past 30 years.
Check the English-language program of Amsterdam's world-renowned symphony
National Opera & Ballet
Amsterdam's opera and dance companies are
headquartered in Het Muziektheater.
The city's "Concert Hall of the 21st Century" has a
subscription concert series, festivals, and other performances, with an emphasis
on contemporary and chamber music.
Check each venue's performance schedule, use the maps to find locations, and
read comments by other users.
What's playing in the local movie houses, and where. (The text is in Dutch, but
English-language films are listed by their English titles. Movies are normally
shown in the original language with Dutch subtitles except for children' movies,
which are likely to be dubbed.)
Top photo: Erik de Graaf.
1st inset photo: John Sigler.
2nd inset photo: Casper Voogt.