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2014 Events in Amsterdam

Keukenhof

20 March to 18 May 2014

The world's largest garden (32-hectares), also often said to be the most beautiful…

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Queens Day

26 April 2014

The Queen Mother's birthday is a very festive occasion in the Netherlands, and…

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Amsterdam Pride

27 July to 4 August 2013

One of Europe's most popular and well-attended 'gay pride' festivals, Amsterdam's…

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Amsterdam Roots Festival

June 2014 TBA

Now a major event on the global music calendar, Amsterdam's Roots Festival started…

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Holland Festival

June 2014 TBA

The Holland Festival is a yearly trend-setting and innovative presentation of…

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New Years Eve in Amsterdam

31 December annually

On New Year's Eve locals and tourists pack into the streets and squares of central…

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Arrival of St Nicholas

17 November 2013

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

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Uitmarkt

30 August - 1 September 2013

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

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Cannabis Cup

24 - 28 November 2013

Amsterdam is as famous for its relaxed attitude towards marijuana as it is for…

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ING Amsterdam Marathon

20 October 2013

This popular marathon is one of the top twelve in the world and part of the IAAF…

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PAN Amsterdam

24 November - 1 December 2013

PAN Amsterdam is a hugely popular and well-respected art, antiques and design…

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