Bevrijdingsfestival Zuid-Holland Port of Rotterdam North Sea Jazz Festival Rotterdam Architecture Month
Mon
27Mar
till
Sun
02Apr

International Community Arts Festival

Schouwburgplein, Binnenrotte, Theater Zuidplein, Post Rotterdam...
Sat
01Apr

Chateau Techno Ferro

Ferro locatieThe Ferro Dome will be transfomed into a magical techno temple.
Thu
06Apr
till
Sat
08Apr

Sportfilmfestival Rotterdam

Cinerama FilmtheaterSportfilmfestival with films that show the essence of sports.
Fri
07Apr
and
Sat
08Apr

Motel Mozaique Festival

Schouwburgplein, Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Eendrachtsplein, Rotown,...Ffestival for new music, art and performance.
Sat
08Apr
and
Sun
09Apr

NN Marathon Rotterdam

CoolsingelThe biggest one-day sports event in The Netherlands presents the absolute world top.
Sat
08Apr

Sencity Rotterdam

Sencity is a festival with a programme for deaf and hearing visitors.
Thu
13Apr
till
Sun
16Apr

Slide Factory 2017

LantarenVenster, Wilhelminapier, Codarts, Deliplein, LP2Four exciting trombone days in Rotterdam.
Sat
22Apr

Pal Mundo Festival

Rotterdam AhoyEurope's biggest indoor Latin & Caribbean festival.
Thu
27Apr

Code Oranje Festival

StadhuispleinKingsday party organised by the cafes at Stadhuisplein.
Thu
27Apr

S'Oranjefestival

Plein 1940S'Oranje Festival celebrates Kingsday with an impressive stage, djs, colourful entertainment and great beats.
Thu
27Apr

Kroon Festival

WillemspleinKingsday Festival with mostly house and deephouse,
Thu
27Apr

Sweetkingsday 2017

SpinozaparkSpinozapark will be transformed into a small festival with music and dance.
Thu
27Apr

Kralingse Bos Festival

Kralingse BosKingsday festival in Kralingse Bos.
Thu
27Apr

Oranjebitter

Het Park (bij de Euromast)Oranjebitter is a Kingsday festival with a creative popline-up.
Wed
03May
till
Sun
07May

Circusstad Festival 2017

Schouwburgplein, Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Het Oude LuxorGet ready to be touched, amazed and emotional during Circusstad Festival from 3 till 7 May 2017. And get closer to the artists than ever. Join the circus!
Fri
05May

Liberty Festival Rotterdam

Stadion Woudestein / ExcelsiorCelebrate your freedom with house and techno at Stadion Woudestein.
Fri
05May

Bevrijdingsfestival Zuid-Holland

Het Park (bij de Euromast)A celebration of freedom with music, debates and theatre
Sat
06May
and
Sun
07May

Castellers

Schouwburgplein, Prinsenhoofd150 Catalan Castellers are coming to teach us Rotterdam inhabitants build human towers on May 6th and 7th. Join!
Sat
06May
and
Sun
07May

Cinemasia

Kino RotterdamOn 6 and 7 May CinemAsia Film Festival travels down to KINO for a second time.
Sun
07May

Rotterdam Urban Trail

Museumpark, .en anderen, routeA special running experience, about 10 km which takes you past and through some unique buildings.
Thu
11May
till
Sun
14May

Festival TREK

VroesenparkTREK is a festival where dozens of mobile food trucks turn the park into an outdoor restaurant.
Fri
12May
till
Sun
21May

Operadagen Rotterdam

Schouwburgplein, Rotterdamse Schouwburg, de Doelen, Centraal...International opera and music theatre festival.
Thu
18May
and
Fri
19May

Seriously? Adventures in Music

de Doelen, WORM, Bird, .en anderenDiscover new international talent in classical music with concerts, free lunch programmes and club nights.
Fri
19May
till
Sun
21May

Rotterdams Open Doek Festival

LantarenVensterDiscover the latest short films by the most talented directors.
Fri
19May
and
Sat
20May

Ronde van Katendrecht

KatendrechtCultural cycle sport event on Katendrecht.
Sat
20May

Toffler Festival

Neptunus Baseball Stadion, Roel Langerakpark
Sat
20May

Loudfest

RDM-terrein, Onderzeebootloods Loudfest returns on the 20th of May 2017! During this special edition of Loudness, you can enjoy the destinctive sound of Loudness even indoor as outdoor. Expect only hard and raw sets on the
Sat
20May

Dogparade 010

West Kruiskade, TiendpleinDogparade010: fun parade of dogs and owners. Award for Rotterdams best dog.
Wed
24May
till
Sun
28May

Route du Nord

NoordpleinFour days of art, music and performances at special places in Rotterdam North.
Fri
26May
till
Sun
28May

Stadsfestival Op z'n Rotterdams

Lijnbaan, Binnenrotte, Beursplein, BinnenwegpleinEnjoy art, culture and food in the centre of Rotterdam!
Fri
26May
till
Sun
28May

RYPP Wijnfestival

Dak van de Hofbogen
Tue
30May
till
Sat
03Jun

Poetry International

Ro Theater, Rotterdamse SchouwburgInternational festival which brings the best poets of the world to Rotterdam.
Wed
31May
till
Sun
04Jun

010 SAYS IT ALL

Schouwburgplein, de Doelen, Showroom MAMA , Centraal Station,...A weekend full of spoken word, theater, music, dance, beatbox and photography.
Fri
02Jun
till
Sun
04Jun

Werelds Delfshaven

CoolhavenkadeDiscover the cultural, artistic and culinary highlights of Rotterdam-West!
Sat
03Jun

The Flying Dutch

Parkeerterrein AhoyThe world’s best Dutch DJs come together for the second edition of the open air dance festival ‘The Flying Dutch’.
Mon
05Jun

Roparun 2017

routeThe finish of the Roparun 2017, the relay race to raise money for people with cancer
Fri
09Jun
till
Sun
11Jun

Rotterdamse Dakendagen

.en anderenRotterdamse Dakendagen invites you to join discover the rooftops of the city. Take a tour or dance the night away. Spectacular views await!
Fri
09Jun
till
Sun
11Jun

Future Flux Festival

Havengebieden, Onderzeebootloods Step into a world of spectacular technology, new art, performances and music.
Fri
09Jun
till
Sun
11Jun

Rrrollend Rotterdam

NoordpleinFree food festival with music and entertainment.
Sat
10Jun
and
Sun
11Jun

Verborgen Tuinen

Diverse tuinen in Rotterdam, routeDiscover the hidden gardens of Rotterdam! More than 90 will be open for public. Step into the unknown world of hidden green paradises in the city.
Sat
10Jun

Sodade festival

de DoelenCape Verdean nostalgic warmth presented in the heart of Rotterdam
Sat
10Jun

Boothstock Festival

Kralingse BosCome and dance on house, techno, urban and live music at the little beach in Kralingse Bos
Fri
16Jun
and
Sat
17Jun

Pilgrim Harbour

Delfshaven, Pelgrimvaderskerk, Piet Heynsplein
Sat
17Jun
and
Sun
18Jun

Dag van de Architectuur

Leuvehaven, Wilhelminapier, Maritiem DistrictOpen House Rotterdam gives you special access to buildings which are normally closed to public.
Thu
22Jun
till
Sun
09Jul

North Sea Round Town 2017

Centraal Station, Zuidplein, LantarenVenster, Theater 't Kapelletje,...The free fringe festival of the North Sea Jazz Festival with a packed and varied jazz programme at unexpected places.
Fri
23Jun
till
Sun
02Jul

De Parade

MuseumparkIn the summer of 2017, theatre festival Parade travels through the Netherlands for the 27th year. The festival kicks off in Museumpark in Rotterdam and will continue its journey with her colorful
Fri
23Jun
till
Sun
25Jun

ZigZagZuid

ZuidpleinArchitecture festival ZigZagZuid takes you on an adventurous expedition to Zuidplein and turns this unique area inside out with artworks, tours and performances.
Fri
23Jun
till
Sun
25Jun

Rotterdam Bluegrass Festival

PijnackerpleinIt's all about bluegrass and comics at this free festival on Pijnacker square.
Sat
24Jun

São João Festiva

HeemraadspleinExperience Cape Verde with a mix of music, dance, workshops, expos and food.
Sun
25Jun

Kid Dynamite Jazz Festival

DelipleinKid Dynamite Jazz Festival is a free family jazzfestival with performances, workshops and The Dynamite Kids!
Fri
30Jun
till
Sun
02Jul

Rotterdam Water Weekend

Leuvehaven, Plein 1940, Wijnhaven, NoorderbrugEnjoy the waters of Rotterdam in the first weekend of July!
Sun
02Jul

Metropolis Festival

ZuiderparkMetropolis is a free festival at Zuiderpark where you can discover upcoming bands and artists.
Fri
07Jul
till
Sun
09Jul

Port of Rotterdam North Sea Jazz Festival

Rotterdam AhoyThe biggest jazz festival of The Netherlands.
Sat
15Jul

Expedition Festival

Kralingse BosMusic festival full of live and electronic discoveries.
Sat
15Jul

Rotterdam Zingt

Stadspodium, Grotekerkplein
Wed
19Jul
till
Sun
30Jul

Roffa Mon Amour

Hofplein DakterrasRoffa Mon Amour is an open air film festival on Station Hofplein.
Thu
20Jul
till
Sun
13Aug

DÂK

Witte de Withstraat, APCOA parkeergarage HartmanstraatRooftop parties and events on the roof of the parking close to Witte de With.
Thu
20Jul

Eendracht Festival

Eendrachtsplein, .en anderenThe Eendracht Festival is a showcase festival, with free admission, which presents a wide variety of local talent on Thursday 20th July 2017.
Sat
22Jul
till
Sun
30Jul

De Bouw

MuseumparkA builder's paradise!
Sat
22Jul

Triangle Festival 2017

SidelingeparkThe only festival in Rotterdam with music styles like hip hop, future sounds and UK garage.
Tue
25Jul
till
Sat
29Jul

Rotterdam Unlimited

Coolsingel, Hofplein, Bird, Route door de binnenstadRotterdam Unlimited celebrates cultural diversity with a colourful streetparade and much more.
Sun
30Jul

Reggae Rotterdam

Het Park (bij de Euromast)The very first open air reggae festival of Rotterdam!
Fri
04Aug
till
Sun
06Aug

Duizel in het Park

VroesenparkThis summer festival brings literature, art, theater and music to Vroesenpark.
Sat
05Aug

Crazy Sexy Cool Festival

ZuiderparkSpectacular entertianment, crazy rides and multiple stages with house, urban, caribbean and deep/tech house.
Wed
09Aug
till
Sun
27Aug

Pleinbioscoop Rotterdam

MuseumparkRotterdam has been home to the largest open air cinema in Europe for 30 years! Come and watch the best films of the year in the city centre.
Fri
11Aug
and
Sat
12Aug

Jaws in de Kralingse Plas

Kralingse PlasWatching the movie Jaws, while laying in an inflatable band in the Kralingse Plas. Are you in?
Fri
11Aug
and
Sat
12Aug

HOP Rotterdam

Kruisplein, Wijkpark Oude WestenBeerfestival HOP is back at Wijkpark Oude Westen! Expect micro brewers, good beers and tasty food.
Sat
12Aug
and
Sun
13Aug

Ketels aan de Kade

Historisch DelfhavenGo a few hundred years back in time and taste the history of Rotterdam.
Sat
12Aug

Blijdorp Festival

Roel LangerakparkBlijdorp Festival is back with its 4th edition! Step into a world of 'Art, Culture, Music & Happiness'.
Wed
16Aug
till
Sun
20Aug

Zeepkisten Festival Rotterdam

Kralingse PlasSlide from the hill in your own soapbox!
Thu
17Aug
till
Sun
20Aug

CuliNESSE

Zevenhuizerplas, NesselandeEnjoy culinary dishes and performances by Dutch artists at the Zevenhuizerplas beach.
Sat
19Aug

Rotterdam Rave Festival

Lloyd MultipleinAfter a successful first Rotterdam Rave Festival edition in 2016, Rotterdam Rave will return this summer with its second festival, on the Lloyd Multiplein in Rotterdam. Saturday August 19th,
Sat
26Aug

Welkom Thuis Straattheater Festival

Wilhelminapier, Deliplein, Rijnhavenplein, Wilhelminahoofd,...The outdoor arts festival in Rotterdam.
Sat
26Aug

OVF Veerhavenconcert

VeerhavenFree classic concert on a floating stage at Veerhaven.
Fri
01Sep
till
Sun
03Sep

Wereldhavendagen

Parkkade, Katendrecht, Erasmusbrug, Wilhelminapier, Havengebieden,...Explore the Port of Rotterdam Harbour with excursions and activities at the docks.
Sat
02Sep

De Nacht van de Kaap

KatendrechtInternational music- and theatre festival which focusses on Rotterdam's maritime history in general and the infamous former red-light district Katendrecht in particular.
Sat
09Sep

Baroeg Open Air

ZuiderparkThe free festival of Baroeg Open Air has a broad alternative line-up.
Thu
14Sep
till
Sun
17Sep

Rotterdam Philharmonic Gergiev Festival

Schouwburgplein, de DoelenThe Rotterdam Philharmonic Gergiev Festival is a multi-day symphonic festivalwith conductor Valery Gergiev. This year’s theme is Russian avant-garde.
Fri
22Sep
till
Sun
24Sep

Djemaa el Fna - Food square Rotterdam

MuseumparkDjemaa el Fna brings Marrakech vibes to Rotterdam. With live music, (street)performers and great food.
Fri
29Sep
till
Sun
01Oct

Rrrollend Rotterdam

Kralingse BosFree food festival with music and entertainment.
Sat
07Oct

International Comedy Festival Rotterdam

LantarenVenster, Hotel New York, Deliplein, Theater Walhalla,...Get ready for a lot of laughs at International Comedy Festival Rotterdam!
Sat
07Oct

A Festival Downtown

Nieuwe Binnenweg, .en anderenA Festival Downtown presents compelling, electronic music in a unique setting right in the city centre of Rotterdam.
Fri
27Oct
till
Sun
29Oct

Festival Jazz International Rotterdam

LantarenVenster
Sat
28Oct

Crazy Sexy Cool Halloween

ZuiderparkHungry zombies, sexy vampires and scary werewulfs get together for the first outdoor Halloween festival of The Netherlands.
Wed
01Nov
till
Sun
05Nov

REC. festival

Diverse locaties in het centrumFestival village with big and upcoming artists from various music styles.
Wed
22Nov
till
Sat
25Nov

Cameretten Festival

Theater Zuidplein, Hofplein, Theater Walhalla, Biergarten, Het...A new bunch of Dutch comedians show their skills at Cameretten.