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August 2016

  • Welkom Thuis Straattheater Festival

    27 Aug Deliplein

    A free festival with illusionary streettheatre, music performances and culinary treats. Streettheatre Festival takes place on and around the Deliplein, Rijnhavenplein and the Wilhelminapier in Rotterdam.

    Cultural Festival Music Festival Theatre Festival
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  • to 28 Aug

    Pleinbioscoop (Open-air cinema)

    27, 28 Aug Museumpark

    The biggest open-air cinema under the starry skies screens Hollywood smash hits, famous arthouse films and the highlights of world cinema.

    Film Festival Highlighted Highlights
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  • to 17 Sep

    To Van Nelle!

    27 Aug 17 Sep Chabot Museum

    Package deal includes a tour of the Van Nelle Factory by an experienced guide, a visit to the Chabot Museum, a film screening and a book by Jan Kamman - photographer of modernism.

    Guided tour
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  • OVG Veerhaven Concert

    27 Aug Veerhaven

    A classical open-air concert in Rotterdam’s most charming harbour. Enjoy waterfront performances from the quay or in the comfort of your own small boat.

    Classical Music
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  • to 28 Aug

    2016 World Rowing Championships for Seniors, U23 and Juniors

    27, 28 Aug Willem-Alexander Baan

    The Rowing World Championships 2016 will be held in Rotterdam. The Willem-Alexander Baan will not be the venue for a customary World Championship; it will host a tournament with junior World Championships and non-Olympic WC events for seniors.

    Highlighted Highlights Sports event
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  • Vrije Volk Festival

    27 Aug Vroesenpark

    Third edition of this extravagant dance festival, which this year Lucien Foort, Sofia Valentine, Phalerieau Jeremaine S. and many more.

    Dance Dance Festival Highlighted Music Festival
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  • GET ON DOWN w/ nd_baumecker & Lupe

    27 Aug BAR

    tee 22nd edition of Get On Down! House of the queer-minded.

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  • to 26 Dec

    Day trip Maasvlakte 2

    27, 30 Aug, 24 Sep, 29 Oct ... Spido

    Get up close to the new harbour in construction. Sail over the ‘Nieuwe Waterweg’ to “Hoek van Holland” and you will cross through the Europort area and the “Maasvlakte” all the way up to a unique new part of the Netherlands: “Maasvlakte 2”.

    Excursion Tours on the water
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  • 28 Aug

    Oude Haven Summerfestival

    28 Aug Oude Haven

    A summerfestival full of music, good food and drinks.

    Highlights Music Festival
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  • 28 Aug

    Latin life Sunday!

    28 Aug Kunsthal Rotterdam

    Enjoy the music, dance, food and cocktails and the theatre, circus and poetry AND the art of Botero in the Kunsthal and the Museumpark!

    Cultural Festival Jazz / World Music
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September 2016

  • 1 Sep

    TEDxRotterdam - Open Mic

    1 Sep Groot Handelsgebouw

    On 1 September 2016 TEDxRotterdam organizes an ‘open mic’ event in Venture Cafe Rotterdam for the first time. They organize this to provide a stage for every citizen of Rotterdam who has a great, innovative and/ or creative idea for the city of Rotterdam.

    Reading / Debate
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  • 2 Sep - 4 Sep

    Shanty Festival Rotterdam

    2, 3, 4 Sep Leuvehaven

    History will come to life in the oldest harbour area of Rotterdam. Ancient crafts, traditional costumes and historic ships and transport will ensure unique images of a bygone era.

    Music Festival
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  • 2 Sep - 4 Sep

    World Port Days

    2, 3, 4 Sep Various locations

    A delight for people of all ages who love sailing ships, ports and maritime adventures. Spectacular demonstrations on the water, impressive ships and exciting port excursions.

    Cultural Festival Highlighted Highlights Lonely Planet Water, port & harbours
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  • 3 Sep

    De Nacht van de Kaap

    3 Sep Deliplein

    This is your chance to go on a musical pub crawl through Rotterdam’s most notorious neighbourhood. Witness the revival of Katendrecht’s former glory as the sailors quarters of the city during de Nacht van de Kaap.

    Cultural Festival Highlights Lonely Planet Music Festival Theatre Festival
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  • 3 Sep - 17 Dec

    Rotterdam Harvest Market

    3, 17 Sep, 1, 15 Oct ... Various locations

    Festive biweekly street market with farm-fresh products from in and around Rotterdam.

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  • 3 Sep

    Fabrique Mozaique

    3 Sep Uit je eigen stad

    The adventurous and dynamic Merwe-Vierhavens port district once again takes centre stage in M4H.

    Cultural Festival Highlighted Highlights
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  • 6 Sep

    Dilly Dally

    6 Sep Vessel 11 (V11)

    Dilly Dally funnels their frenzied, heartfelt poetry into high-octane grunge anthems.

    Pop / Rock
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  • 8 Sep

    Reading Room - Terror with Felix Ensslin

    8 Sep Het Nieuwe Instituut

    Debate. With, among others, Jos de Mul, professor in Philosophical Anthropology at the Erasmus University, designer Simone C. Niquille and artist Philippine Hoegen.

    Reading / Debate
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