In June and July, leading up to the Port of Rotterdam North Sea Jazz Festival, many jazz festivals and events take place throughout the city. The Port of Rotterdam North Sea Jazz Festival is the biggest jazz festival of The Netherlands. Every year they manage to attract legendary names and new talents in the jazz genre. Before and during NSJ there's lots of jazz activities in the city to enjoy.
North Sea Round Town
This fringe festival packs the city with a varied jazz programme. There are free performances from various jazz artists throughout Rotterdam.
Port of Rotterdam North Sea Jazz Festival
The North Sea Jazz Festival has grown into an international spectacle, with 15 stages and 1300 musicians. Every year the line-up is unparalleled and tickets sell out fast.
Kid Dynamite Jazz Festival
This family friendly jazzfestival combines interactive acts, theater, workshops and of course: jazz music!
It's almost time to hand out the oldest music award in the Netherlands. And you can be there to witness history in the making!
A jazz conference and festival where promising new talents and skilled artists show you what they're made of.