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Rotterdam hosts a broad range of trade fairs

Fairs in Rotterdam

Fairs and exhibitions in Rotterdam

There are many large and small fairs organized in Rotterdam. The big exhibitions return at least once a year and almost all of them are organized in Ahoy Rotterdam venue.

Well-known fairs in Rotterdam

There are a number of well-known recurrent exhibitions in Rotterdam. The Love & Marriage fair is organized regularly for couples who are preparing for their wedding. The Paraview fair(for everything to do with spirituality) and the Dolls and Teddybears Fair return year after year. Book lovers can visit the Book Fair for free to find used and new books and for fish lovers there is the Visma fair, a huge fishing event.

Fair agenda Rotterdam

Besides the above events there are many other small and large (inter)national fairs held in Rotterdam. You can find them all in our Rotterdam Calendar and see what fair is organized when.


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

100% Tuning

Car styling and performance fair in Rotterdam with the latest trends, hotrods and lowriders.

Love & Marriage

This romantic fair in Rotterdam is the perfect preparation for your wedding day.


Get into the mood for Christmas with fashion shows and home decoration trends.

Book Fair

Huge book fair in Rotterdam with over a million books, multi-media and hobby articles.


Europe's largest sport fishing fair with every equipment anglers are looking for!


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Christmas Market Rotterdam

Get into the Christmas mood at several cosy markets in the city centre.

Disney on Ice

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

Christmas market Dordrecht

Visit the biggest and best Christmas market of the Netherlands!

Christmas Circus

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


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

Fireworks Show

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

New Years Eve

Party and clubbing all night long on New Year's Eve in Rotterdam. Free hugs!

Sixdays Rotterdam

The fastest cyclists of the world show their skills to win this indoor bicycle race!

Vrienden van Amstel LIVE!

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