Welcome to the Uitmarkt 2017
The Uitmarkt is a vibrant three-day celebration of the Netherlands' cultural scene!
It is the largest annual festival in the country, officially launching the new cultural season by showcasing the very best in music, art, theatre, dance, opera, literature and cabaret performances.
Some 2,000 performers take to almost 30 Amsterdam venues, entertaining 500,000 visitors throughout the weekend. What's more, it's all free!
From Friday, 25 August to Sunday, 27 August 2017.
Because of the 40th anniversary the Uitmarkt the festival will take place at a new location in the city. From friday the 25th untill Sunday the 27th of August, concerts and performances are held outdoors and indoors at numerous venues and museums around the Oosterdok.
More cultural information
Representatives stationed at the International Service Point will gladly inform you about all the cultural events on offer throughout the coming season.
Of course, you can also visit www.iamsterdam.com
We hope to greet you in person at the International Service Point.
However, if you're not able to attend the Uitmarkt, visit www.iamsterdam.com/whats-on
for our comprehensive cultural guide to what's on in Amsterdam.
And, be sure to check out www.iamsterdam.com/festivals
to explore the wide variety of festivals taking place across the city!