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Jun
21
Fri
De Parade – Moving Open Air Theatre @ Museum Park
Jun 21 – Aug 25 all-day

In the summer of 2019, theatre festival The Parade travels through the Netherlands for the 29th year. The festival kicks off in Rotterdam, and from there it will continue its journey with colorful tents, restaurants and terrace cafes to The Hague and Utrecht, before winding up in Amsterdam.

The Parade offers something for everyone, with over 80 different theatre, music, and dance performances for all ages. Café Correct and Katrina will host free music every night, and visitors are invited to enjoy cocktails, soul food, BBQs and much more at one of the many terrace cafes.

Performances that are suitable for non-Dutch-speakers are indicated with a LNP logo (Language No Problem).

Museum Park, Rotterdam June 21 – 30

Westbroek Park, The Hague July 5-14

Moreelse Park, Utrecht July 19 – Aug 4

Martin Luther King Park, Amsterdam, August 9 to 25. www.deparade.nl

Jun
26
Wed
Praatcafe – Language Exchange Event @ Kua Taco Bar
Jun 26 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

 

They will host a language exchange Rotterdam event on Wednesday 30th January, where everyone can speak the language(s) he or she wants to socialize in. Wednesday from 19.30-22h.

 

 

 

 

Jun
27
Thu
InJazz (Jazz event) @ Various Locations in Rotterdam
Jun 27 – Jun 28 all-day

InJazz consists of InFestival (free for everyone) and InConference (with tickets). InConference is the most important jazz networking event in the Netherlands.

Shows by prominent jazz artists will take place in LantarenVenster, Hotel New York and Kantine walhalla.

There are also many free concerts. Please check here: https://www.injazz.nl/infestival/

North Sea Round Town @ Various Locations
Jun 27 – Jul 14 all-day

NORTH SEA ROUND TOWN is the annual FRINGE FESTIVAL of North Sea Jazz that offers a  free and varied program taking place in Rotterdam from JUNE 27 – JULY 14 2019 , with the best that Rotterdam has to offer related to jazz. At dozens of locations:  in the street, in unexpected places, pop-ups and major jazz venues.

A lively celebration of music with over 200 concerts, including talented young musicians, shows, master classes, lectures, jam sessions, street shows and after-parties, across more than two weeks. Join us on a musical discovery across Rotterdam: from jazz and hiphop via blues and soul to every conceivable cross-over!

Many of the concerts are free!

Please click here for the programme http://www.northsearoundtown.nl/programma/2019/lijst/

Jun
29
Sat
Confetti Festival @ Keilecafe
Jun 29 all-day

Enjoy the sun, skyline, and varied line-up: house, hip hop, r&b, eclectic

From 13-23h.

Sacre du Nord – Performing Arts Festival @ Station Hofplein
Jun 29 all-day

The cooperation between the creators of Route du Nord and North Sea Round Town promises an innovative, sensory and almost psychedelic manifestation of performing arts. You should not miss this cutting-edge interactive festival!

A music mix including Bruno Ferroxavierdasilva, Niti Ranjan Biswas and DJ DNA, the Belgian jazz group Mulabanda.

An enchanting complete experience with music, performance and art.  Afternoon programm from 13-17h is free, evening program from 20 – 1 h, tickets are available here

Watercolour – Workshop @ Maak Rotterdam
Jun 29 @ 11:30 – 14:30

Date: 29 of june, from 11:30 to 14:30
Place: Maak Rotterdam

Mathenesserweg 81A, 3027HJ Rotterdam

Price: 60 euro
Info:

The splatter edition is here!

In this class you will learn a variety of Watercolor techniques and at the end of the workshop, you will walk away with a new set of skills and a finished piece that you can be proud of! This will be a fun class for anyone interested in trying their hand at watercolor painting.
This 3 hours long workshop will be given by Alexis Cantu, an experienced Watercolor artist who’s excited to share her methods with everyone!

About Alexis Cantu:
I am an artist based on The Netherlands but originally from Mexico. My work is inspired by nature and my main subjects are faces, botanical and animals.
Most of my paintings follow a contemporary style and even though I studied oil painting in Florence, Italy I particularly enjoy working with watercolor.

See more of my work: https://www.instagram.com/alexiscantu/

Time: 11:30-14:30
Price: €60,- (All materials are included) Facebook link: https://www.facebook.com/events/417628325770303/

Tickets: https://www.maak-rotterdam.nl/product/watercolor-workshop-by-alexis-cantu-29th-of-june/

 

 

Jun
30
Sun
Jazz Concert @ Stadspodium
Jun 30 @ 16:00 – 17:00

The city will be hosting the fourth  jazz concert of the Jazz Route featuring jazz drummer Joost Patocka. Sunday from 16-17h
On the north side of the Stadspodium you find the building “De Heuvel”. In the former bicycle storage room of this building was a jazz cellar which served as a full time stage for workshops, jam sessions and concerts.
Joost Patocka is one of the most popular jazz drummers of Netherlands. So he played with Benjamin Herman, Piet Noordijk and Rita Reys. Joost Patocka is Professor at Codarts, the Conservatory of Rotterdam, and one of the driving forces behind this Jazz route.

Jul
4
Thu
Future Flux Festival @ Submarine Hangar
Jul 4 all-day

Future Flux Festival: meet the makers

Meet the makers at Future Flux Festival x 10YRDM Rotterdam. Get a glimpse of the dynamic world of the Rotterdam Makers District. Connect with the heroes of innovation & technology and get involved in a day full of tech, music & inspiration. Join us Thursday the 4th of July 2019 from 11:00 till 22:00 at RDM Rotterdam.
 http://www.futurefluxfestival.nl/program/

Entrance is free, but make sure to sign up.

Free entrance | Thursday July 4 | 11:00 – 22:00 | RDM Onderzeebootloods | www.futurefluxfestival.nl

 

 

Jul
6
Sat
Expedition Festival @ Vroesenpark
Jul 6 all-day

The seventh edition of electronic music festival Expedition will take place in Vroesenpark on Saturday 6 July.

The caravan will be arriving on 6 July in Vroesenpark . Four stages will be there, hosted by Annabel, Pip Den Haag and Soulection x Crispy with the aim to surprise the audience. You can expect live bands, known artists and new talent. You can find the line up on the website.

http://www.expeditionfestival.nl/

Jul
7
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Jul 7 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Jul
9
Tue
Praatcafe – Dutch Borrel (Speaking Dutch event) @ Citizen M
Jul 9 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

They organize a regular “borrel” (drinks) on every second  Tuesday of the month, from 19.30 to 22h. During the borrel the only language spoken is Dutch.

 

 

Jul
14
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Jul 14 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Jul
19
Fri
Geheime Tuin Festival – Secret Garden @ Centre of Rotterdam
Jul 19 – Aug 11 all-day

During four weekends in July and August  (19 July – 11 August) you can escape the rush of the city and discover a hidden gem. Dance, drink and meet.

Programme
Get ready for the weekend on Friday at De Geheime Tuin. Be there at the opening of the exhibitions and dance with Rotterdam’s finest dj’s. Saturday you can indulge yourself with some interesting readings, enjoy live music and dance. Finish you weekend on Sunday with some yoga, relaxing in the garden or join a very special diner.

The garden
The location will be revealed the day before the opening.

Opening weekend 18 – 21 Juli
Second weekend 25 – 28 Juli
Third weekend 1 – 4 Aug
Closing weekend 8 – 11 Aug

 

Jul
21
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Jul 21 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Jul
28
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Jul 28 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Jul
31
Wed
Praatcafe – Language Exchange Event @ Kua Taco Bar
Jul 31 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

 

They will host a language exchange Rotterdam event on Wednesday 30th January, where everyone can speak the language(s) he or she wants to socialize in. Wednesday from 19.30-22h.

 

 

 

 

Aug
3
Sat
Crazy Sexy Cool Festival @ Zuiderpark
Aug 3 all-day

Magical Festival

Crazy Sexy Cool opens its doors again in 2019 or…. should we rather say her world of pleasure? On 3 augustus 2019 you can enjoy the coolest beats on the most spectacular festical area, the Zuiderpark of Rotterdam

What to expect

Various stages with amongst others House, Urban, Caribbean and Latin beats and be prepared for great entertainment, crazy attractions and of course the Crazy – Sexy – Cool-feel.

Check out the line-up here: https://www.crazysexycoolfestival.nl/index.php?p=line-up

Fun & Facts

Crazy Sexy CoolFestival
Date: Saturday 3 august 2019
12:00 – 23:00 uur
Zuiderpark Rotterdam
Tickets: Fase 3 tickets for  €36,35

Aug
4
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Aug 4 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Aug
11
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Aug 11 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Aug
13
Tue
Praatcafe – Dutch Borrel (Speaking Dutch event) @ Citizen M
Aug 13 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

They organize a regular “borrel” (drinks) on every second  Tuesday of the month, from 19.30 to 22h. During the borrel the only language spoken is Dutch.

 

 

Aug
18
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Aug 18 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Aug
24
Sat
Music festival in Delfshaven @ Heemraadsplein
Aug 24 all-day

Music festival in Delfshaven, on Heerraadsplein.

From 14-21 h.

 

 

 

Free entrance!

 

Aug
25
Sun
YOGA IN THE LUSH GARDEN @ Lush Garden
Aug 25 @ 11:00 – 12:00

After a successful collab at De Geheime Tuin last year, the creative teams of Weelde and Yogaground join forces again to present a new summer program; Yoga in the lush Weelde garden.

Weelde is a special place in Rotterdam West where music, art, performance, food and drink come together. Its huge garden, complete with a massive greenhouse, is the perfect setting for your Sunday morning sun salutes.

Every Sunday morning 11.00 – 12.00 from July 7 till August 25, Team Yogaground will be teaching.

Classes are open to all levels. No need to rush home afterwards, the two hectares include a lunchroom, a restaurant and a bar, so feel free to lounge around in the sun for a while.

Aug
28
Wed
Praatcafe – Language Exchange Event @ Kua Taco Bar
Aug 28 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

 

They will host a language exchange Rotterdam event on Wednesday 30th January, where everyone can speak the language(s) he or she wants to socialize in. Wednesday from 19.30-22h.

 

 

 

 

Sep
10
Tue
Praatcafe – Dutch Borrel (Speaking Dutch event) @ Citizen M
Sep 10 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

They organize a regular “borrel” (drinks) on every second  Tuesday of the month, from 19.30 to 22h. During the borrel the only language spoken is Dutch.

 

 

Sep
25
Wed
Praatcafe – Language Exchange Event @ Kua Taco Bar
Sep 25 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

 

They will host a language exchange Rotterdam event on Wednesday 30th January, where everyone can speak the language(s) he or she wants to socialize in. Wednesday from 19.30-22h.

 

 

 

 

Oct
8
Tue
Praatcafe – Dutch Borrel (Speaking Dutch event) @ Citizen M
Oct 8 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

They organize a regular “borrel” (drinks) on every second  Tuesday of the month, from 19.30 to 22h. During the borrel the only language spoken is Dutch.

 

 

Oct
30
Wed
Praatcafe – Language Exchange Event @ Kua Taco Bar
Oct 30 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

 

They will host a language exchange Rotterdam event on Wednesday 30th January, where everyone can speak the language(s) he or she wants to socialize in. Wednesday from 19.30-22h.

 

 

 

 

Nov
12
Tue
Praatcafe – Dutch Borrel (Speaking Dutch event) @ Citizen M
Nov 12 all-day

Rotterdams Praatcafe is a social group for anyone interested in practising Dutch in a cozy environment. Any Dutch language learners can enjoy practising Dutch at ease and with fun. In order to do that, we bring into the group enthusiastic Dutch language learners, professional Dutch teachers, professional language coaches and other social Dutch native speakers. Together we will create creative and social events to make friends, have a lot of fun and practise speaking Dutch. Events will be held in Rotterdam.

They organize a regular “borrel” (drinks) on every second  Tuesday of the month, from 19.30 to 22h. During the borrel the only language spoken is Dutch.