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On Thingstodointhenetherlands.com you find the best ideas for a fun trip in the Netherlands, whether it’s a day in Amsterdam, a weekend in Maastricht or a longer tour of the country.

Below you discover what events are scheduled today and the coming weeks for a day out.

Be sure to explore the Dutch must see places to learn more about this relatively small country that is largely below sea level.


Things to do today, tomorrow and the coming weeks


Things to do in May - Open Air Theater Vondelpark

Open Air Theater Vondelpark in Amsterdam
Vondelpark, Amsterdam - During the summer months the Open Air Theater Vondelpark in Amsterdam fills the weekends with an extensive free program filled with music, stand up comedy and live performances! For over 5 months! Only further adding to the enjoyment of the Vondelpark which is already a [...]

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Things to do in May - Spring Performing Arts Festival

Spring Performing Arts Festival
Utrecht City Center, Utrecht - With ten days of varied theater productions the Spring Performing Arts Festival is a theater festival unlike any others! The festival heart is found at the city theater, but also other theaters like Theater Kikker have a program filled with inspiring theater. During the festival [...]

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Things to do in May - Opera Days Rotterdam

Opera Days Rotterdam
Rotterdam City Center, Rotterdam - During the 10 day opera and music theater festival Opera Days in Rotterdam you'll be treated to international premieres, own festival productions and opera at dozers of locations in Rotterdam. From De Doelen to the Laurenskerk you're sure to enjoy beautiful classical music at great [...]

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Things to do in May - Amersfoort Jazz

Amersfoort Jazz in Amersfoort
Amersfoort City Center, Amersfoort - With almost a completely free program, it's time for four days of live performances of a variety of jazz artists during Amersfoort Jazz. From the Lieve Vrouwekerkhof to the Groenmarkt this jazz festival brings to the historical city center a festive vibe with jazz, world [...]

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Things to do in May - Dutch Beer Tasting Festival

Dutch Beer Tasting Festival in The Hague
Grote Kerk, The Hague - Beer enthusiasts head over to the Dutch Beer Tasting Festival in the Grote Kerk in The Hague for no less than 100 different beers. Next to that you'll encounter dozens of breweries and have the opportunity to join one of the master classes to learn [...]

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Things to do in May - Tong Tong Fair

Tong Tong Fair in The Hague
Malieveld, The Hague - As the previous years, also this year the Tong Tong Fair at the Malieveld in The Hague welcomes you to taste from Asian cultures. Years ago the founders of the event were so proud of their culture that they decided it needed to be shared. [...]

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Things to do in May - Flea Market Zwolle

Snuffelmarkt Zwolle
IJsselhallen Zwolle, Zwolle - The Dutch word 'snuffelen' literally translates to sniffing, but in the case of the Flea Market (Snuffelmarkt) it's about sniffing around for second hand articles in the Ijsselhallen in Zwolle. The venue has both indoor stands and stands outside, filled with everything from toys to [...]

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Things to do in May - Poetry International Festival

Poetry International Festival
Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Rotterdam - On of the largest poetry stages in the world is organized again in the Schouwburg (Theater) of Rotterdam. Dozens of poets from all over the world will be reciting their poetry this summer. What else you can expect? For starters, the poetry theater, digital poetry, [...]

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Things to do in June - Taste of Amsterdam

Taste of Amsterdam
Amstelpark, Amsterdam - Tasty bits, wine tasting and workshops by top chefs are what you find during Tast of Amsterdam in the Amstelpark! From the Taste Theater to the special decorated market, the Star Lounge to the BBQ Challenge are set up from the Japanese Garden to the [...]

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Things to do in June - Italy Event

Italy Event at De Haar Castle near Utrecht
De Haar Castle, Haarzuilens - For three days you're invited to experience the Italian taste and style during the Italy Event at the De Haag Castle in Haarzuilens this weekend. During your day out you'll get an introduction to everything that makes la dolce vita so dolce. From spicy espressos [...]

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