AMSTERDAM LIGHT FESTIVAL
1 December 2016 – 22 January 2017
Amsterdam lights up for the fifth edition of the annual Amsterdam Light Festival. Over 35 artworks from international artists, designers and architects find their way to the city. The artworks are located alongside two different exhibition routes; Water Colours, the boat route and Illuminade, the walking route.
19 November 2016 – 05 February 2017
Ice*Amsterdam: Amsterdam’s most amazing winter experience. With its ice skating rank, delicious food stands and various activities, Ice*Amsterdam is fun for all ages.
17 December 2017 – 30 December 2017
Ice*Village Amsterdam at the Museumplein: a true adventure of warm winter chalets which offer a variety of lifestyle, fashion, Christmas gifts, live entertainment and food.
25 December 2016 - 26 December 2016
Christmas Day is celebrated with good food and family fun; and in between the city sparkles with bright lights, fun markets, great parties, snowy scenery and festive good cheer! The holiday season is a wonderful time to be in Amsterdam, so get out and enjoy the fun.
Holiday season top 12
NEW YEAR'S EVE
31 December 2016
Amsterdam is one of the most popular cities in Europe in which to ring in the New Year, with a plethora of options for every kind of reveller.
Six ways to spend New Year's Eve in Amsterdam