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June 2017

  • 26 Jun


    26 Jun Rotterdam Ahoy

    The legendary pop punk band with a new album is coming to Rotterdam for the first headline show on Dutch soil since 2000.

    Pop / Rock
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  • 28 Jun - 2 Jul

    OK Future - Connor Schumacher & Lucy Suggate

    28, 29, 30 Jun, 1 Jul ... Museumpark

    Step into a place of movement. Everything is permissible as long as we remember we are together. Part of festival the Parade.

    Dance / Ballet Theatre
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  • 30 Jun - 2 Jul

    Rotterdam Water Weekend

    30 Jun 1, 2 Jul Various locations

    Enjoy the waters of Rotterdam. Take a swim in the Rotte River, meet Desiderius Erasmus on one of the floating Picnic Islands or sail with a guide who will tell you all about the history and future of our water-rich Rotterdam.

    Cultural Festival Highlights Youth Festival
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July 2017

  • 2 Jul

    Metropolis Festival

    2 Jul Zuiderpark

    Adventurous, original and trendsetting: this open-air music festival gives you the opportunity to get to know new, mind-blowing talent from the Netherlands and abroad. Metropolis consists of a mix of pop, rock, hiphop, world music and dance.

    Highlights Music Festival
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  • 7 Jul

    The Shivas

    7 Jul Vessel 11 (V11)

    The Shivas sounds like: The Black Lips, The Strange Boys, The Beets

    Pop / Rock
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  • 7 Jul - 9 Jul

    Port of Rotterdam North Sea Jazz Festival

    7, 8, 9 Jul Rotterdam Ahoy

    The world-famous jazz festival, where you can hear styles such as New Orleans jazz, swing, bop, free jazz and avant-garde jazz, and where you can also listen to blues, funk, soul, R&B, hiphop and Latin.

    Highlights Lonely Planet Music Festival
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  • 15 Jul

    Expedition Festival 2017

    15 Jul Kralingse Bos & Plas

    Live and electronic music festival in the heart of Rotterdam. This year's line up: Busta Rhymes, Dekmantel Soundsystem, Roosevelt and many more.

    Dance Dance Festival Highlights Music Festival
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  • 15 Jul

    Rotterdam Sings (tbc)

    15 Jul Grotekerkplein

    Join in and sing along with Rotterdam, Dutch and international songs on the Grotekerkplein!

    Music Festival
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  • 17 Jul - 29 Jul

    UEFA Women’s EURO 2017 (WEURO 2017)

    17, 20, 23, 26 Jul ... Sparta Stadion (Het Kasteel)

    The Netherlands has been selected to host UEFA Women's EURO 2017, the first final tournament to involve an increased 16 teams, with qualifying to begin in April 2015.

    Highlights Sports event
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  • 19 Jul - 30 Jul

    Roffa Mon Amour

    19, 20, 21, 22 Jul ... De Hofbogen

    Every summer Roffa Mon Amour changes former train station Hofplein into a magical film festival for rising talent.

    Film Festival Highlights Movie
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  • 20 Jul

    Eendracht Festival

    20 Jul Eendrachtsplein

    The Eendracht Festival is the biannual free festival that looks to add something new to Rotterdam's cultural scene by pooling resources and hosting a day full of live music, creative showcases, entrepreneurial endeavors and more!

    Highlights Music Festival
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  • 22 Jul

    Triangle Outdoor Festival

    22 Jul Sidelingepark

    Triangle is a formula of UK-house, UK-garage and Hip-Hop that come together. Untill now names like Full Crate, SirOJ, Jeff Solo, Benny Rodrigues and De Sluwe Vos graced the turntables.

    Dance Dance Festival Highlights Music Festival
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  • 25 Jul - 29 Jul

    Rotterdam Unlimited

    25, 26, 27, 28 Jul ... Various locations

    The city of Rotterdam will be transformed in one big party. With all the best of culture, music, dance, art, spoken word and of course Summercarnival. There will be many performances around the city. And the best thing: it's for FREE!

    Cultural Festival Highlights Jazz / World Music Lonely Planet Must sees Summer
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  • 28 Jul

    Battle of Drums

    28 Jul Hofplein

    Three Caribbean brassbands, the streets of the city center of Rotterdam, a Golden Drum and more than 50.000 spectators who go completely crazy. That's what the Battle of Drums is all about!

    Music Festival
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  • 29 Jul

    Summer Carnival Street Parade

    29 Jul Various locations

    More than 2.500 energetic dancers from different cultures and nationalities are moving through the center of Rotterdam in the most spectacular costumes with only one mission: make you dance! Part of Rotterdam Unlimited.

    Cultural Festival Highlights Must sees Parade
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August 2017

  • 4 Aug - 6 Aug

    Duizel in het Park

    4, 5, 6 Aug Vroesenpark

    The Vroesenpark becomes an oasis of literature, visual art, theatre and music.

    Cultural Festival Highlights
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  • 5 Aug

    Crazy Sexy Cool Festival

    5 Aug Zuiderpark

    Expect multiple stages with house, urban, caribbean and deep/tech house and a very clear theme.

    Dance Dance Festival Music Festival
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  • 9 Aug - 27 Aug

    Pleinbioscoop (Open-air cinema)

    9, 10, 11, 12 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 Highlights
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