Welcome to our weekly Amsterdam guide! Let’s look at what the Dutch capital has to offer!
21 April – 21 May
Elm trees have been an integral part of Amsterdam’s cityscape for centuries, which is why the season when they throw their seeds “as natural confetti all over the city” is a great cause for celebration! Follow the recommended route to enjoy this magical beauty at your own pace or join one of the events planned for this year’s edition.
Calling all party lovers of Amsterdam! King’s Day is coming and it’s not to be taken lightly! Celebrated with the biggest street party of the year, the holiday brings together locals and tourists alike, spreading orange all over the city. Expect all sorts of open-air fun with live music and DJs, parties all over town and a citywide flea market. More info will follow soon!
The Bredeweg Festival is an annual festival traditionally organized on April 27th in the Watergraafsmeer neighborhood. Free and famous for its family-friendly vibe, it features a street market, various lessons and workshops, theater performances and concerts. Lots of fun for the whole family!
14 April – 9 July
Have you already got a chance to take a look at some of the world’s best press pictures? Starting from April 14th, the Nieuwe Kerk on Dam Square hosts the World Press Photo 2017 exhibition, featuring the 45 winners of the world’s largest press photography contest. Over 200 images in 8 different categories.
Seems like that’s all for this week! Did you like our Amsterdam guide? Stay with us for more, we promise to create a similar one every week!