Events 2014

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Want to know what’s on in Amsterdam 2014? Check out this calender of Amsterdam Events 2014.

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Amsterdam Event Calender 2014

 

January 2014

 

January 28 – Feb 1st
IMPRO Amsterdam 2014 @ Compagnietheater
International improvisation theatre festival

January 31
Grauzone Festival @ Melkweg
New wave music, art and film

January 31 – Feb 2
Human Rights Weekend @ De Balie
Films & debates (all in English)

January 31 – February 2
Chinese New Year @ Amsterdam Chinatown (FREE)
Celebration with street parade and fireworks

 

February 2014

February 1
Dirty Dutch @ Heineken Music Hall
House music

February 2
Sunday Market @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Shopping for art, fashion and design

February 1-10
Pop Arts Festival @ Theater Bellevue, De Krakeling, Ostadetheater
International festival for puppet and object theatre, dance, mime and visual artistry

February 5-7
Beethoven Experience @ Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ
Orchestra of the Eighteenth Century plays Beethoven’s piano concertos and others

February 6
Cross-Linx Amsterdam @ Paradiso and People’s Place
Music performances, crossing indie and classical music

February 7-9
Amsterdam Salsa Festival @ the Rhone Party Centre
Dance workshops, performances and salsa party

February 8, 9
Design Icons @ De Overkant
Vintage design fair

February 12 – 17
Hong Kong Film Panorama @ Eye
Festival with films made in Hong Kong

February 15
Wonderland Festival @ div venues at Westergasfabriek
Dance music, house, techno

February 15, 16
Open Monument of the Month @ Lloyd Hotel
Free entrance and free tours every hour 12.00 to 17.00 hours

February 15,16
Flee market @ IJhallen (Amsterdam North, NDSM)

February 16
Lunch concert @ public library Amsterdam (FREE)
Series of free lunch concerts by students of Conservatory of Amsterdam

February 16
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

February 21
Public rehearsals of Dutch Philharmonical Orchestra @NedPhO-Koepel (FREE)
From 12.00 – 13.00, reserved seats are €2 via info@nedpho.nl

February 25
February strike remembrance @ Jonas Daniel Meijerplein (Amsterdam Jewish District) (FREE)

 

 

March 2014


March 1

The spirit of Amsterdam @ Mozes & Aäronkerk (Waterlooplein)
International Whisky Festival

March 1
Sunday Market @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Shopping for art, fashion and design

March 1
Future Reggae Ruigoord @ Ruigoord

March 5 – 9
5 Days Off @ div venues Amsterdam
Indoor dance event

March 6
Lunch concert @ public library Amsterdam (FREE)
Series of free lunch concerts by students of Conservatory of Amsterdam

March 7 – 20
National Restaurant Week @ div restaurants
1000 high end restaurants serve 3-course diner for €27,50

March 8,9
Flee market @ IJhallen (Amsterdam North, NDSM)

March 8-19
Huiskamerrestaurantweek @ Living room restaurants
Living room restaurants open doors for politicians to connect with locals

March 12 – 16
Cinedans @ Eye Filmmuseum
International dance and movie festival

March 13
Nachttour @ De Plantage (Jewish quarter) neighbourhood
Nightly programme in museums (site only in Dutch)

Culinary festival NeighbourFood in Amsterdam.

Every month there is the NeighbourFood Market in Amsterdam, a culinary feast.

March 13 – 23
Pink Film Days @ Westergasfabriek
Amsterdam gay & lesbian film festival

March 16
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

March 19
Municipal elections

March 21
Bach Day @ Div locations in Amsterdam

March 22
Silent Walk Amsterdam @ Spui (FREE)

March 29
Open Tower Day Amsterdam @ towers of Amsterdam (FREE)
Access to 20 towers in Amsterdam

March 29, 30
Bouwplaats Festival @ Volkskrantgebouw (Canvas)
Performance, music, art, live-acts

March 29, 30
Chocoa Festival @ Amsterdam Scheepvaartmuseum
Chocolate festival

 

April 2014

 

April 1 – 6
CinemAsia Film Festival @ De Balie
Festival with films from Asia

April 5, 6
Museum Weekend @ div museums in The Netherlands
Special entry prices & events at over 400 museums

April 6
Sunday Market @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Shopping for art, fashion and design

April 6
Nescioloop start @ AV ’23, Nieuwe Chris Bergerbaan
Running competition

April 6
Rokjesdagloop @ Science Park in Amsterdam
Running competition

April 9 -18
Imagine Film Festival @ Eye Filmmuseum
Amsterdam Fantastic Film Festival (AFFF)

April 12, 13
Groot concert choir Amsterdam @ Zuiderkerk (Zuider Church)
Sing Johannes Passion of Joh. Seb. Bach

April 13
Meibock Festival @ Posthoornkerk
Festival around the seasonal (spring) Meibock beer

April 13
Night of terror @ Tuschinski

April 18 – June 22
World Press Photo Exhibition @ De Nieuwe Kerk

April 19, 20
DGTL Festival @ NDSM
Electronic / dance music festival

April 19
Tango Salon @ Ruigoord

April 19, 20
Local Goods Weekend Market @ De Hallen Amsterdam (FREE)
Sale of only in Amsterdam designed produced food and non-food goods

Warehouse Weekender at Amsterdam RoestApril 19, 20
Warehouse Weekender @ Roest (FREE)
Camping stuff, food, beer, campingdisco, campingfashion

April 20
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

April 24 – 30
April Feesten @ Nieuwmarkt (FREE)

April 26
King’s Day (Koningsdag) @ all over the Netherlands (FREE)
National holiday, celebrating Dutch monarchy/king

April 29
Lunch concert @ public library Amsterdam (FREE)
Series of free lunch concerts by students of Conservatory of Amsterdam

 

May 2014

 

Poster for Food Film Festival Amsterdam.May 1 – 5
Doek Festival Amsterdam @ Bimhuis, OT301 and others
International festival for improvisation, from noise to electronics to jazz

May 2,3
The Amsterdam Coffee Festival @ NDSM
Tasting, demonstrations, workshops, street food, music etc.

May 2 – 4
Las Dalias on the road @ Gashouder, Westergasfabriek
Hippy market

May 3-4
Amsterdam Tulip Days @ div locations

May 4 and 5
National remembrance day WWII  and Dutch Liberation Day @ Dam Square (FREE)

May 6 – 11
Cinéma Arabe @ Rialto cinema
Festival of Arab films

May 6 – 9
Pinkster Tournament @ different locations in Amsterdam
International gay and lesbian tennis tournament

May 7
Frisse Moed Festival 2014 @ Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen, Westerpark (FREE)
Live music & cheap beers at local Amsterdam farm

May 9 – 11
Food Film Festival @ Westergasfabriek

May 10 – 11
National Windmill Days @ many windmills in the NetherlandsDutch windmills open for visitors

May 15 -18
Taste of Amsterdam @ Amstelpark (FREE)
Food Festival

May 14 to 18
22nd International Duke Ellington Study Group Conference @ Conservatory of Amsterdam
Conference and jazz music

May 16
Lunch concert @ public library Amsterdam (FREE)
Series of free lunch concerts by students of Conservatory of Amsterdam

May 18
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

May 21 – 25
Kunstvlaai @ Amstelpark (FREE)
Art fair and symposium at the park

May 28 – 30
Haxpo @ Beurs van Berlage (FREE)
Hacker expo

May 28 – June 1
Weekend of the Rolling Kitchens @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Food festival

May 30 – June 1
Amsterdam Maker Festival @ Kromhouthal (Amsterdam Noord)
Arts & Crafts Festival (free for under 21 years) (site in Dutch)

 

June 2014

Het Hoofdgerecht, culinary festivalJune 4 – 9
Kunstrai 2014 @ RAI
Art fair

June 12 – 15
Het Hoofdgerecht @ ‘t Stenen Hoofd (FREE)
Food Festival

June 13 – 15
Orientalicious @ Meervaart
International belly-dancing festival

June 14
Blauwe Loper Festival @ Oostelijk Havengebied (Java Island) (FREE)
Barbecue, music, children’s activity and much more

June 15
Cycle Tour Amsterdam start @ Jaap Edenbaan (ice rink)
Organised bike tour through scenic Dutch landscape (45 – 150 km)

June 15
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

June 20 – 27
ITS Festival @ various locations
International Theatre School Festival

June 20 – 22
Amsterdam Open Garden Days @ various locations
Selected Amsterdam canal houses open their gardens

June 21- 22
Architecture Day

Eko Town, culinary festival in Amsterdam 2014June 21 – 22
EKO Town @ Amsterdam Forest (Amsterdamse Bos) (FREE)
Biological food & lifestyle festival

June 21-22
Local Goods Weekend Market @ De Hallen (Kinkerstraat) (FREE)
Sale of locally designed and produced goods

June 22 & 29
WESTwaARTS @ Erasmuspark (FREE)
Live music, theatre, workshops

June 24 – July 4
Idfa at Night @ Pakhuis De Zwijger (FREE)
Open air film festival of international documentary films

June 28
Opera at the Park @ Oosterpark (FREE)
Opera performance (part of Holland Festival)

June 29
Viva Las Vega’s Food Festival @ Oldschool (near Rai) (FREE)
Vegetarian food festival

June 29
Pure Markt @ Park Frankendael (FREE)
Food festival

 

 

July 2014

Amsterdam events 2014July 1
Remembrance abolishment slavery (Keti Koti) @ Oosterpark (FREE)

July 1 – 12
Julidans @ Stadsschouwburg
Summerfestival for International Contemporary Dance

July 2 – August 2
Comedytrain International Summer Festival @ Amsterdam Toomler Comedy Club

July 3 – 15
Over het IJ Festival @ NDSM
Theatre festival

July 4 – 6
Red Light Jazz Festival @ various locations in Amsterdam red light district
New jazz festival in bars  in the centre of Amsterdam

July 4 – August 3 (every Friday and Saturday)
Gay & Lesbian Film Festival @ Rialto

July 4 – 14
Amsterdam Fashion Week

July 6
Day of the canal tour @ Het Marineterrein, Kattenburgerstraat (FREE)
Free round tour with canal tour boats in Amsterdam canals

July 6 & 13 & 20
WESTwaARTS @ Erasmuspark (FREE)
Live music, theatre, workshops

July 12 – August 10
Kwaku Festival @ Bijlmerpark (Amsterdam Southeast) (every weekend)
Multicultural festival with food and music

July 18 – 21
Viva Brasil @ Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ & Bimhuis
International festival of Brazilian jazz, samba and popular Brazilian music

July 27
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

 

August 2014

Amsterdam goods market 2014August 6 – 16
Pluk de Nacht @ ‘t Stenen Hooft (FREE)
Open air film festival

August 8-10
Gelato Festival @ Museum Square (FREE)
Ice cream festival

August 8 – 24
De Parade @ Martin Luther King Park
Traveling theatre festival

August 13 – 16
Haarlem Jazz & More (FREE)
Europe’s biggest free open air jazz festival in neighbouring Haarlem

August 14 – 15
Knight’s Spectacle (Ridderspektakel) @ Amsterdam Forest (Amsterdamse Bos)
Medieval spectacle for children

August 14 - 17
Da Bounce Urban Film Festival @ Westergasfabriek & Pathé
New urban films and documentaries

August 15 – 17
Kimchi Farm Festival @ Buurtboerderij Westerpark (Amsterdam West)
Music, locally produced beers, food, dj’s

August 15 – 24
Amsterdam Canal Festival @ Amsterdam canals (FREE)
Classical music played on Amsterdam canals

Parade Amsterdam 2014August 17
NeighbourFood Market @ Amsterdam Westergasfabriek (FREE)
Culinary Food Festival

August 17
Restaurant Day @ various locations
People open a restaurant for a day

August 23
Summer of Love @ Pllek (NDSM) (FREE)
Live music, workshops, art, yoga, food etc

August 23 & 24
Local Goods Weekend Market @ De Hallen (Kinkerstraat) (FREE)
Sale of locally designed and produced goods

August 24
Ratha Yatra – Bhakti Yoga Festival @ Dam Square (FREE)
Music, dance and mantra yoga, vegetarian food, art, parade

August 29 -31
Uitmarkt @ many locations (FREE)
Opening of cultural season with previews of theatre, music etc

August 30
Making Waves Festival @ Bloemendaal Beach (FREE)
Live music festival at the beach

September 2014

September 4 – 11
West Beach Film Festival @ Slotermeer
Open air cinema

September 5 – 7
Bacchus Wine Festival @ Amsterdam Forest (Amsterdamse Bos)
Wine & food festival

Openbare werken, open art at Ruigoord Amsterdam 2014September 6, 7
Openbare Werken @ Ruigoord
Open artists weekend

September 6 – 26
BEYOND Biennale Festival @ Tolhuistuin
Hub about media, art, design, technology and sciene

September 7
Amsterdam City Swim

September 7
Noorderparkfestival @ Noorderpark (Amsterdam North) (FREE)
Music, theatre, food + art

September 12-13
Open Monuments Day (Heritage Days) @ many locations in Amsterdam
Free access to monumental buildings

jordaanfestival2014September 12 – 21
Fotoweek @ div Amsterdam photography museums
Expo’s, fairs about photography

September 14
Rock and Run loop @ Vondelpark (FREE)
Running and music

September 18 – 21
Unseen Photography Fair @ >50 locations in Amsterdam

September 18 – 28
Popup Week Amsterdam @ >250 locations in Amsterdam
Temporary events: art, music, fashion architecture, food

September 20
Jordaanfestival @ Jordaan (FREE)
Amsterdam folk music festival

boslabSeptember 20
Boslab @ Amsterdam Forest
Theatre, dance, music

September 20, 21
Dam tot Dam by night @ From Dam to Zaandam
Marathon route lit by small lights + party at Dam tot Dam park

September 27
Blijburg Closing party @ Blijburg city beach

 

Oktober 2014


October 8 -12

Afrovibes Festival @ MC Theater & Bijlmer Parktheater
Music festival with music from young urban African artists

Amsterdam Dance Event 2014October 12
Museum Market @ Museum Square (Museumplein) (FREE)
Outdoor designers market

October 15 – 19
Amsterdam Dance Event @ many locations in Amsterdam
International electronic music festival

October 18
Dockyard Festival @ NDSM
Dance Festival

October 23 – 26
Tribal Art Fair Amsterdam 2014 @ De Duif

October 24 – 26
PINT Bokbierfestival @  Beurs van Berlage
Beer festival surrounding Bokbier (special seasonal beer)

Pllek festival Amsterdam october 2014October 25 – 31
Uit de steigers Pllek 2.5 @ Pllek (NDSM)
Art, dance, film, music, raves

October 26
Moderne Hippies Markt @ Amsterdam Roest (FREE)
Sustainable fair

October 26
Pure Markt @ Park Frankendael (FREE)
Culinary market

Amsterdam Halloween festival 2014October 29 – November 1
Amsterdam Halloween Festival @ various locations

 

 

November 2014

November 1
Museum Night @ many Amsterdam museums
50 Amsterdam museum open their doors at night for special events

November 1 – 9
International Storytelling Festival Amsterdam 2014 @ various locations

November 8
Theatre festival Jan Eef @ Jan Evertsenstraat

November 9 – December 10
Food Chain Project @ Nieuw Dakota
Art Installation

November 14 – 16
KANTOR @ (disused office) De Sloot Office in Amsterdam Westpoort
Music, Performance, Art & Technology

November 14 – 17
Amsterdam International Salsa Congress @ Isolatorweg 29
Weekend of salsa dancing

Amsterdam Restaurant Day 2014November 15
Restaurant Day @ various locations
Open your own restaurant for a day or visit one

November 15
Bosboom Toussaint Foodie @ Bosboom Toussaint straat
Culinary Festival

November 15 – 16
JazzFest Amsterdam @ Studio/K
Jazz festival

November 16
Neighbourfoodmarket @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)

November 19 – 30
International Documentary Festival Amsterdam 2014 (IDFA) @ various locations

November 21 – 23
Flavourites @ Kromhouthal (Amsterdam North)
150 webshops selling fashion, interior, kids, travel offline

November 20 -23
SAX 14 @ Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ
International Saxophone Festivalidfa 2014

November 21 – 23
Vrijmarkt Weekender @ Buurtboerderij Ons Genoegen (FREE)
Creative market with handmade, vintage, books, music, art, food, spirituality & more.

November 22
Vintage market @ Javaplein (FREE)

November 27 – 30
Amsterdam Art Weekend @ various locations
Gallery exhibitions, performances, screenings

November 27  – January 18 2015
Amsterdam Light Festival @ many public locations (FREE)
Route of illuminated artworks along streets and canals of Amsterdam

November 28 – 30
Meesterlijk @ Westergasfabriek
Event for design, applied arts and food

November 28 – 30
Het Hoofdgerecht @ Food Center Amsterdam
Food Festival

November 30
Sunday Market @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)

 

December 2014

 

December 7
Sunday Market @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)

December 14
Sunday Market @ Westergasfabriek (FREE)
FunkyXmas market


 

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