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Boom Chicago’s Freak Circus

This Halloween be prepared for a night of terror at Boom Chicago’s haunted house. In partnership with Horror Nights, Boom Chicago presents their best and scariest haunted house yet with the help of their 30 actors, artists and technicians with the main theme of terror this year being FREAK CIRCUS. Come and experience a real…

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The best events this autumn in Amsterdam

With autumn biting at our heels as summer slowly bows its way out for the year, it can be a great time for indoor events and things to do around Amsterdam. From exhibitions to film festivals, here’s a list of some of the best things to get up to this autumn. September Pop up week/…

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The best parties at Amsterdam Dance Event

The 19th edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) will be running from the 15th to the 19th of October. The five day festival will host 300 individual events featuring 2000 DJs in 80 clubs. Looking at last year’s figures, 300,000 visitors are expected. Exciting opportunities await those interested in all elements of music. Although…

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Amsterdam Calling

Amsterdam Calling is a YouTube Webseries that follows a group of local female students as they visit cool and unusual places and events around the city. American expat Jerry Goldberg produces the series through his production company Molen Blauw. ”After living in Amsterdam for a number of years I noticed an unmistakable, young energy here,…

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Restaurant W36

Exciting news for all the food-lovers! Restaurant W36 opens this month giving Amsterdam a new and unique culinary experience. Housed in a monumental building at Warmoesstraat 36 this is a venue where different tastes and styles are mixing. W36 stands for ‘mixing flavours like music’. The interior is a fusion of contemporary design with various raw materials…

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Strawberry Earth Fair 2014

This weekend on the 11 and 12th of October Strawberry Earth Fair will turn Tolhuistuin into a sustainable Valhalla, offering the latest in sustainable fashion, design, film, food and more. The fair also showcases new start-ups, designers and brands including an exciting exhibition ‘Design of the Future’. Mette te Velde and Ikenna Azuike founded Starwberry…

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Brainwash Festival

This year will be the first edition of Brainwash Festival, an idea put forward thanks to the cooperation of the filosofisch conceptbureau Brandstof en Human, NRC Next, The School of Life, Vrij Nederland, Das Magazin and BKB. This festival wants to push people to think about the big ethical questions of our time by showcasing…

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Amsterdam East’s new food hotspot East57

East57 is an innovative food spot opened in September 2014 in Amsterdam East featuring a restaurant, wine bar, coffee shop and deli. East57 offers a variety of soups, salads, sandwiches/burgers, platters and meat and cheese dishes made from fresh ingredients.The restaurant menu has lots of other local delicacies sourced from Amsterdam and its regions. Barista’s at…

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Camera Japan Festival – Japan comes to Amsterdam and Rotterdam

The 9th edition of the Camera Japan Festival is set to take place between October 2 and 12 in Rotterdam and Amsterdam. Since 2006, Camera Japan has attracted thousand of people interested in Japanese film and culture making it the largest such festival in the Benelux. From the 7th of October the Festival will take…

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Smokin’ Barrels

Set in the East of Amsterdam at the Beukenplein, new restaurant Smokin’ Barrels has opened its doors. The three savvy entrepreneurs behind Smokin’ Barrels have already shown that they know what they’re doing when it comes to opening and running bars and cafes. Riad Farhat, Jason Berg and Piet Van Der Graaf already have a…

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Emporium of Wonders

A new conceptstore has opened its doors at the Zeedijk in Amsterdam: Emporium of Wonders. The 200m2 store is filled with unique handpicked findings from different initiatives in the field of art, fashion, interior and food. Here you can find unique vintage pieces, beautiful interior objects, clothing from young-designers labels and artworks. The perfect hotspot for some…

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The artists of Amsterdam Dance Event 2014

The 19th edition of the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) will be running from the 15th to the 19th of October. The five day festival will host 300 individual events featuring 2000 DJs in 80 clubs. Looking at last year’s figures, 300,000 visitors are expected. Exciting opportunities await those interested in all elements of music. Although…