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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!

Vrienden van Amstel LIVE!

Spectacular music festival with Dutch top artists in the Ahoy venue Rotterdam.

Valentine's Day

The best gifts, restaurants and hotel deals to pamper your loved one in Rotterdam.

Museum Night 010

Visit all museums in at night on one single ticket. The cultural side of Rotterdam!

Easter

Search for Easter eggs, enjoy an Easter family brunch and go shopping in Rotterdam!

Night of Orange

Sing along with the orange dressed madness during a big indoor festival prior King's Day.

Mother's Day

Go out in Rotterdam with your mother (in law) and spoil her with some flowers or sweets!

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Activities in Rotterdam

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Upcoming Events Rotterdam

Find out what's going on in Rotterdam now and in the future!

Rotterdam Unlimited

Big event with urban arts, colourful music, Caribbean dancers and international shows.

Summer carnival

Caribbean sights and sounds in Rotterdam with colourful dancers, drums and exotic food

Open Air Cinema

Chill out and watch the movies under the stars. Let's hope for good weather in Rotterdam!

Kids Paradise

A huge playground in Rotterdam during the summer vacation. Over 100 kids activities!

Rotterdam Open

Watch tennis matches of future champions at Rotterdam's ITF Future tournament.

Paraview

Paranormal fair in Rotterdam with many activities and lectures at the spiritual level.