March in Amsterdam

Amsterdam Events Calendar

Monthly calendar for Amsterdam with festivals, special events, concerts, cultural happenings, fairs, film & media arts, sports and entertainment. Exhibitions in museums and galleries are listed in the Exhibitions Calendar

March 3-12, 2023

Opera Forward Festival

Dutch National Opera presents new opera's with new voices, new visions, art, talks, performances, food & DJ's

March 7-12, 2023


The Netherlands festival of new Asian cinema with Asian films and documentaries from independent Asian filmmakers and video artists.

March 10-12, 2023

Imagine Film Festival

For everyone with a passion for Fantasy, Anime, Thriller, Cult, Horror and Science-fiction films, with this year's focus on architecture, design, and the creation of new realities.

March 18, 2023

Stille Omgang   Silent Procession

Annual commemoration of 'The Miracle of Amsterdam' (from 1345). Believers walk a holy route in the old center of Amsterdam.

March 22-April 2, 2023

Pink Film Days

Amsterdam LGBTQ Film Festival with over 100 titles from 30+ countries in 62 screenings on 4 locations, on what is happening worldwide in queer cinema.

March 24-26, 2023


Dance on Screen Festival of short and long dance films, documentaries, installations and Moving Media in EYE Amsterdam.

early-to-mid March

Outdoor Art Markets Reopen

Two of Amsterdam's best markets - Spui Art Market and Rembrandt Art Market - reopen in March, after having been closed since December.

March 25, 2025   exact date to be confirmed

Open Tower Day   Open Toren Dag

Monumental and modern towers open their doors to the public + Photo and Film Contest

March 23-May 14, 2023

Keukenhof Gardens

Most famous flower exhibition in the world, situated between Amsterdam and The Hague, in a wonderful park with millions of daffodils, hyacinths and tulips bulbs

end August-end April

Ajax Amsterdam Football Club

Spend a Sunday amongst frenzied fans of the famous Ajax Amsterdam football team. Ajax plays in the impressive, modern ArenA south of the city.