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Rotterdam offers a lot of great festivals, and most of them are free! Enjoy impressive line-ups and be surprised by big concerts, intimate performances by singer-songwriters, great lectures by writers, and more. Check out the list below of all the free festivals in Rotterdam.

Child in carnaval outfit Photo: Joni Israeli


IJsvrij Park Festival

Fri 30 November 2018 until Sun 6 January 2019 Het Park bij (de Euromast)

A new mini festival full of ice cold joy! With a small skating ring and cultural program on the weekends.

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Het Nationale Vuurwerk

Mon 31 December Boompjeskade

Start the count down at Boompjeskade and watch the biggest firework show of the country above the Erasmus bridge.

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