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Activities in Rotterdam

 

What's up in Rotterdam?

Besides the well known major festivals and sports events there are lots of other fun activities organized in Rotterdam. Most of these activities such as the Winter Square, the Christmas Circus, the Night of Orange, the arrival of Sinterklaas and the National Tattoo return year after year. Some of these activities are hosted in Rotterdam for decades and are very popular. You can find an overview of the most popular activities below, but you will have to look at our other pages for the major festivals and fairs. Check our Rotterdam calendar of events to see what's going on in Rotterdam during your visit!

 

Things to do in Rotterdam!

Do you want to find out what other things you can do during your visit to Rotterdam? Check out our page about things to do in Rotterdam! Here you will find information about attractionssightsmuseumsshopsand other fun things in Rotterdam. Thrillseekers can check our page with thrills in Rotterdam!

Cruise Ship Schedule

Visit the Cruise Terminal in Rotterdam when one of the impressive cruise ships arrive!

Night of the Proms

Series of concerts with big stars in Rotterdam. Pop accompanied by classical music!

Sinterklaas

This Dutch national festival is celebrated with presents for all children in Rotterdam!

Christmas Market

Get into the Christmas mood at the Netherlands biggest market in the city of Dordrecht.

Christmas market Dordrecht

Visit the biggest and best Christmas market of the Netherlands!

Disney on Ice

An enchanting ice skating show in Rotterdam that will bring all Disney characters alive!

Christmas Circus

Spectacular acrobats and hilarious clowns will make your family's day in Rotterdam!

Christmas

Holiday season: don't miss the giant Christmas trees at the City Hall and Rotterdam CS!

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Christmas Market

Get into the Christmas mood at the Netherlands biggest market in the city of Dordrecht.

Ice Rink

Enjoy the winter at the indoor fun skate rink and the sporty speed skate track.

Christmas Circus

Spectacular acrobats and hilarious clowns will make your family's day in Rotterdam!

Christmas

Holiday season: don't miss the giant Christmas trees at the City Hall and Rotterdam CS!

New Year Fireworks

The national fireworks show broadcasted live on tv as we count down to the new year!

New Years Eve

Enjoy the spectacular fireworks show at the Erasmus Bridge and party all night long!