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August 2016

  • 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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  • 2016 World Rowing Championships for Seniors, U23 and Juniors

    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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  • Pleinbioscoop (Open-air cinema)

    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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  • Oude Haven Summerfestival

    28 Aug Oude Haven

    A summerfestival full of music, good food and drinks.

    Highlights Music Festival
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  • 30 Aug - 26 Dec

    Day trip Maasvlakte 2

    30 Aug 24 Sep, 29 Oct, 26 Nov ... 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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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 - 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.

    Market
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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

    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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  • 8 Sep

    Gergiev Festival 2016 - Prokofiev | the film composer

    8 Sep De Doelen

    In these concert versions you can experience how depictive Prokofiev’s music was: close your eyes and you can see the film in front you.

    Classical Music
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  • 8 Sep

    Gergiev Festival 2016 - Late Night concerto: Romeo and Juliet

    8 Sep De Doelen

    The finest excerpts from Romeo and Juliet are lovingly played in this late night concert by talented young musicians from Codarts and the Royal Conservatoire under the baton of Valery Gergiev.

    Classical Music
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  • 8 Sep - 11 Sep

    Gergiev Festival 2016

    8, 9, 10, 11 Sep ... De Doelen

    The Gergiev Festival is a multi-day Symphonic festival of the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor Valery Gergiev. This year’ s theme is Prokofiev.

    Classical Music Cultural Festival Highlights Music Festival
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  • 9 Sep

    Gergiev Festival 2016 - Prokofiev | the symphonist

    9 Sep De Doelen

    Written in the Paris of the Roaring Twenties it is the ‘music of iron and steel’, as the composer himself aptly put it.

    Classical Music
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  • 9 Sep - 11 Sep

    Rotterdam Uitdagen

    9, 10, 11 Sep Schouwburgplein

    The Rotterdam Uitdagen rings in the start of the new cultural season each year, inspiring, entertaining and astounding theatre, music, book and film lovers alike.

    Cultural Festival Highlights
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