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Feb
20
Thu
Expat Movie Night at Pathe Cinema @ Pathe Cinema
Feb 20 @ 19:00 – 21:30
Feb
22
Sat
Chocolate Festival @ Beurs van Berlage
Feb 22 – Feb 23 all-day

Can you imagine a world without chocolate? No? But will it always be available and what are the challenges the makers face today? And did you know, just like wine, the taste of your chocolate varies depending on where the cocoa comes from? You can learn about all of this at Chocolate Festival. Chocoa Festival is the place where you learn the process from bean to bar, discover the wide variety of flavours in good cocoa and better chocolate, taste many food pairings while being guided by your favourite chocolate makers.

A two day Chocolate Festival in the heart of Amsterdam! Tasting, enjoying and discovering new flavours with wine, coffee and craft beer at the more than 85 stands. Take a journey through the cocoa chain and learn how chocolate is being made from bean to bar. A full day programme of tastings and presentations given by experts.

Huishoudsbeurs – Homemakers’ Fair @ RAI Amsterdam
Feb 22 – Mar 1 all-day

Afbeeldingsresultaat voor huishoudbeurs 2020

Amsterdam RAI hosts the Homemakers’ Fair every February. With hundreds of exhibitors lining up to show off the latest products on the market, this annual event is a household, shopping and life style feast!

Huishoudbeurs Amsterdam
Having sprung into life in 1950 as an opportunity to sell various homewares to Dutch house wives, the modern-day version of the Homemakers’ Fair has thankfully diversified beyond vacuum cleaners and kitchen aids. These days, fashion, beauty, food and drink and entertainment all play leading roles at this huge event.

Mar
14
Sat
Biggest Flea Market @ IJ Hallen
Mar 14 – Mar 15 all-day

Afbeeldingsresultaat voor ijhallenGreat sales and a great atmosphere at the Ij Hallen Flea Market

The IJ-Hallen is the biggest and most unique flea market in Europe and is located in the most densely populated area of The Netherlands. Because of the size of the market, supply and demand are perfectly balanced and you will have a great chance of finding what you are looking for. The IJ-Hallen is recommended to anyone who loves flea markets and great bargains.

Free parking
There is a free parking opportunity opposite to Papaverweg 50, 1032 KJ Amsterdam. From there you can go to the IJ-Hallen via the bridge by foot. It will be appoximately a 3-minute walk. Another option is parking closer to the market. However, parking fees are required there for visitors, which cost from 9am € 1,40 per hour. The choice is yours. The free NDSM-ferry from Amsterdam Central Station makes your visit definitely worthwhile.
Entrance fee is € 5,00 and only € 2,00 for kids aged 11 or younger.

Mar
15
Sun
Biggest Flea Market @ IJ Hallen
Mar 15 – Mar 16 all-day

Afbeeldingsresultaat voor ijhallenGreat sales and a great atmosphere at the Ij Hallen Flea Market

The IJ-Hallen is the biggest and most unique flea market in Europe and is located in the most densely populated area of The Netherlands. Because of the size of the market, supply and demand are perfectly balanced and you will have a great chance of finding what you are looking for. The IJ-Hallen is recommended to anyone who loves flea markets and great bargains.

Free parking
There is a free parking opportunity opposite to Papaverweg 50, 1032 KJ Amsterdam. From there you can go to the IJ-Hallen via the bridge by foot. It will be appoximately a 3-minute walk. Another option is parking closer to the market. However, parking fees are required there for visitors, which cost from 9am € 1,40 per hour. The choice is yours. The free NDSM-ferry from Amsterdam Central Station makes your visit definitely worthwhile.
Entrance fee is € 5,00 and only € 2,00 for kids aged 11 or younger.

Museum Market @ Museumplein
Mar 15 all-day

Every third Sunday of the month, the Museumplein will be filled with stylish stands full of design, in between the main museums around the pond you can meet the Dutch and International designers yourself, shop for their products and enjoy the great food and atmosphere.

Mar
19
Thu
Expat Movie Night at Pathe Cinema @ Pathe Cinema
Mar 19 @ 19:00 – 21:30
Mar
20
Fri
Amsterdam Wine Festival @ Gashouder at Westergasfabriek
Mar 20 @ 03:00 – Mar 22 @ 22:00

The Amsterdam Wine Festival takes place at the Westergasfabriek twice a year. During the harvest festivals in March, where the southern hemisphere stands central and during the harvest festivals in September we celebrate the harvests of the northern hemisphere. During those periodes the wine farmers celebrate that the grapes have been safely collected and the wine making process can begin. We celebrate that with them!

Date & Times
Friday, March 20  | 15:00 – 01:00
Saturday, March 21| 13:00 – 01:00
Sunday, March 22| 13:00 – 22:00

Location

Location: Westergasfabriek – Gashouder, Transformatorhuis en Leidinghuis
Parking by car: Q-Park, Van Bleiswijkstraat 8, 1051 DG Amsterdam

Enjoy:
More than 300 different wines
Starting from €3,- a glass

Workshops & masterclasses
Wineflights
Join our large wine quiz or the grape pitch contest
Bands & live DJ
A culinary journey around the world with top chefs and restaurants

Apr
16
Thu
Expat Movie Night at Pathe Cinema @ Pathe Cinema
Apr 16 @ 19:00 – 21:30
May
21
Thu
Expat Movie Night at Pathe Cinema @ Pathe Cinema
May 21 @ 19:00 – 21:30
Jun
18
Thu
Expat Movie Night at Pathe Cinema @ Pathe Cinema
Jun 18 @ 19:00 – 21:30
Jul
16
Thu
Expat Movie Night at Pathe Cinema @ Pathe Cinema
Jul 16 @ 19:00 – 21:30
Aug
28
Fri
Mono Japan Craft and Design Fair @ NDSM Loods
Aug 28 – Aug 30 all-day

 MONO JAPAN is a celebration of contemporary Japanese craft and design. It is an event and a platform devoted to sophisticated beauty grounded in tradition, enriched with contemporary thinking, and refined to perfection with uncompromising skills. MONO JAPAN represents design that defies the gravity of the mundane and brings joy to the simplest rituals of every day.

Once a year, MONO JAPAN presents a carefully curated selection of exceptional Japanese products and introduces its makers to the European audience. It initiates and facilitates collaboration between Japanese and European artists and designers. The yearly event created in collaboration with and staged at the Lloyd Hotel Amsterdam, includes presentations, workshops and exhibitions as well as a public and B2B product fair.

The 5th edition will be at the new location NDSM-LOODS, we’ll celebrate our 5th anniversary from 28 to 30 August 2020!