September 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

August 30 - September 2, 2023

Amsterdam Fashion Week

Catwalk shows and exhibitions on Dutch and Belgian fashion organised at galleries, museums, cinemas, shops and clubs throughout Amsterdam.

September 3, 2023

Amsterdam City Swim

2000 meter swim in the canals of Amsterdam for ALS

August 18-September 3, 2023

De Parade

A travelling circus full of performances, theatre, dance, magic, art and music of all kinds.

September 2-3, 2023   | date to be confirmed

Jordaan Festival

Enjoy 3 days of live Amsterdam folk songs and great Dutch artists.

September 9-10, 2023

Open Monumentendag   Heritage Days

Historical buildings and sites in the Netherlands are open to the public free of charge, organising on-site activities like exhibitions, music and guided tours.

May 19-September 24, 2023

Amsterdam Sculpture Biennial Artzuid

Outdoor art exhibition with more than 60 figurative sculptures and spatial installation art

September 7-17, 2023

Dutch Theatre Festival   TF

Presents the best performances of the season, also for a non Dutch-speaking audience

September 7-17, 2023

Amsterdam Fringe Festival

Theatre and dance by talented new, undiscovered and untamed makers at more than 30 venues across Amsterdam, with 'Language No Problem' program.

September 16-17, 2023

Dam tot Damloop   Dam to Dam Run

Large running event from the centre of Amsterdam to the centre of Zaandam over a distance of 10 English Mile with an unique passage through the IJtunnel.

September 21-24, 2023

Unseen Photo Fair

Annual international photography fair and festival highlighting the most recent developments in photography.

September 23-24, 2023

Ambacht in Beeld Festival   Craft in Focus Festival

Crafts, skill and mastery with international film screenings, workshops, lectures, demonstrations, performances and master classes at the NDSM Loods in Amsterdam Noord.

May-September, 2023

Vondelpark Open Air Theater

Free dance, music and cabaret performances in the park's band shell.


Electric Tram Museum Amsterdam

Go back in time with a ride on a historic tram from Amsterdam, The Hague, Rotterdam, Utrecht, Groningen, Vienna or Prague.

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.