November 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

November 3

Museum Night

Over 40 museums and institutions open their doors and organize special events from 7pm until 2am, including DJs, bands, dance performances, food & drinks.

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October 31-November 4

Affordable Art Fair Amsterdam

Viewing and buying art pieces for prices less than € 5,000

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November 8-11

Sieraad Art Fair

Yearly international jewellery art fair where professional contemporary jewellery designers sell their work directly and in person

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November 16

Turn on the Lights

Fireworks and light theatre show at Dam Square organised by De Bijenkorf department store

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November 18

Sinterklaas Arrival & Parade

Sinterklaas, or St. Nicholas, arrives from Spain on his boat in Amsterdam's harbour, from where he rides his white horse through town as his helpers throw cookies and candies to children and onlookers along the route.

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November 18-25

PAN Amsterdam

Fair for art, antiques and design, focusing on pieces from the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany from more than 110 exhibitors

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November 14-25

IDFA International Documentary Festival Amsterdam

Yearly film happening with the best national and international documentaries of high-quality that delve deep and urge to reflect

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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.

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