May 20 2014
When it comes to great events Amsterdam is really never a disappointment! As every month the Dutch capital provides some amazing happenings in the upcoming month of June, too. Open Airs, Festivals, Food, Music and Co. – just search for your preferences and plan a perfect trip to this great town!
Vondelpark Open Air Theatre: For an easy kick-off, let’s start with something free of entrance And if as this fact wouldn’t be pretty persuading already, the Vondelpark Open Air Theatre additionally stands out with a convincing programm packed with – well – everything entertaining! The annual event started in May and will last until August, so there is still a whole summer of fun ahead. The Vondelpark’s schedule is tight and filled with dance, cabaret, jazz, children’s theatre, comedy, music,… – you see, there is nothing that couldn’t be found. The performances are held each week from Friday to Sunday and are – as we mentioned earlier – free to join. Perfect!
Holland Festival: This is event is truly an institution and is said to be one of the leading international festivals when it comes to art. From June 1st to 29th the well-known Holland Festival will return to the Dutch capital again to attract visitors from all over Europe. Interested spectators can look forward to a whole month packed with an exciting mix of multilingual contributions of visual arts, opera, dance, theatre, music, film and Co. of the highest artistic standards. During this long-term event taking place all over town, several highlights of all fields are expected – one of them will probably be an epic screening of Napoleon from 1927. For more details please visit the official website.
Open Garden Days: The annual Open Garden Days are a great and diversified adding to Amsterdam’s summer-event-programm. When discovering the Dutch capital – what do people usually admire? The city centre, its canals and of course the many pretty canal-side homes. What’s behind these amazing facades can be explored during Open Garden, each year taking place on the third weekend of June. So from June 20th to 22nd interested people can enjoy an exclusive look into some of the most magnificent private gardens all over town. Tickets can be bought for 15€ each.
Viva Las Vegas Food Festival: Since, we have to admit, food is one of the greatest pleasures ever, we are always excited when there are some great and delicate events on the menu. On June 29th Amsterdam presents its tasty Viva Las Vegas Food Festival – a day dedicated to all the delicious treats vegetarian and healthy food has to offer. Get inspired by all the fresh, wholesome and manifold ingredients and products and be prepared to expand your knowledge of how to feed your appétit in a guilt-free way. In addition to food you can also benefit from workshops, music, presentations, organic clothing, wine, cosmetics etc. Thumbs up!
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