What’s on in the Netherlands in July?

Summer is in the air! Whether you’re into flowers, Latin music, dancing or outdoor running, we got you with this month’s happenings and to-do’s.

1. Westerpop | Delft

June 7-8

Free Entrance

Westerpop is a free music festival that attracts over 15.000 visitors every year. Located near Delft’s centre, Westerpop hosts bands from all over the world. On Sunday, there will also be a market offering locally-produced food.

Check out the full program and plan your visit  here

2. Aalsmeer Flower Festival | Aalsmeer

July 14 – July 18, 11 am – 5 pm

With The Netherlands being one of the biggest flower exporters in the world, what is more fitting than a Flower Festival to exhibit all the beautiful flowers the country has to offer? Aalsmeer Flower Festival showcases flowers and plants in the most creative ways integrated into art installations, design masterpieces, and even food! There will be demonstrations, workshops, and special exhibitions throughout both days in addition to live music and food and drinks.

The newest addition to the festival is the Flower Art Museum which will also be available to access at the festival.

Check details on how to get tickets and opening times on their website here

3. Dias Latinos | Amersfoort 


June 30 – July 1 

Dias Latinos is the most fun Latin street festival in the Netherlands for the whole family! The two-day festival will be filled with Latin music, authentic Latin American and Caribbean products and food, and Spanish-spoken Latin-America-produced movies. Bring your kids, because there will be exciting Latin music lessons for children, including Latin drumming.

Browse the website for more information and plan your visit here

4. Milkshake Festival | Amsterdam

July 29 and 30 

It’s time for the annual Milkshake Festival in Westerpark in Amsterdam! Milkshake is an open-minded electronic dance festival. It’s a place where different communities and cultures come together to express themselves and celebrate themselves and each other.

Get the vibe and check out the full program here 

5. Join a Running Group!

Summer is the perfect time to find some running buddies and go for a nice run outdoors!

There are several running groups around the Netherlands. Check Meetup.com  or Amsterdam Expat Running Group to join in.

6. Summer Concerts at Concertgebouw | Amsterdam

July 1 – August 31

From €25

Throughout July and August, you can enjoy over 80 concerts as part of the SummerConcerts program, ranging from classical, swinging jazz, and pop to legendary music from films.

Check the program and get your tickets here

Can we help you?

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