What to do in December/January
Xmess! A Horrible Holiday Movie Marathon
December 24th – December 25th from 12:00 PM – 6:00 AM.
Nowadays, we can stream and download any movie we like. But there’s something special about the connectedness of watching films at the same time as others. And at this Horrible Holiday Movie marathon, it’s all about the Christmas movies that are so bad, they’re fun!
Register here: https://www.iamexpat.nl/lifestyle/expat-events-festivals/xmess-horrible-holiday-movie-marathon
A Musical X-mas For You – Online Streamed Christmas concert
December 25th at 2:00 PM.
While performed live from Ahoy arena in Rotterdam, you can stream this Christmas music show from the comfort of your own home! The show will have wonderful singers perform some timeless musical hits, from Christmas carols to songs from popular musicals.
Register here: https://www.rotterdamsphilharmonisch.nl/en/pQLgGUB/a-musical-x-mas-for-you-
The Nutcracker Streamed From Concertgebouw
December 26th at 10:30 AM.
In this exclusive Christmas stream offered by the Amsterdam Concertgebouw, actress Maartje van de Weteringen tells the classic story of the Nutcracker. Accompanied by Tchaikovsky’s famous ballet music. Once you have the link, you can watch the show on demand. So even if you miss the show, you can still watch this special performance whenever you like!
Register here: https://www.iamexpat.nl/lifestyle/expat-events-festivals/nutcracker-concertgebouw-free-online-family-concert
A Christmas Carol: Streamed From The Old Vic Theatre
December 12th – December 24th
This Christmas, come together with your household or with friends and family online to take part in the music and merriment of this uplifting story, joyously adapted by Jack Thorne. A Christmas Carol will be performed and streamed live as part of the theatre’s Old Vic: In Camera series. The show is available worldwide, but do mind the time difference!
Buy your tickers here: https://www.oldvictheatre.com/whats-on/2020/old-vic-in-camera/a-christmas-carol-5
Free Online Networking Event with Projob
Several dates, from January 11th to March 18th
Expats often have to rely on networking for professional growth and recruitment opportunities, but this has gotten difficult now that there are limited chances to get together in person. This networking event, hosted by Projob, offers the chance to network with recruiters and labor market specialists from the comfort of your own home.
Register here: https://fd7.formdesk.com/projob/registration_online_networking
Eurosonic Noorderslag (ESNS) Streamed Online
January 13th – January 16th
The Eurosonic Noorderslag festival is a yearly music festival and conference, celebrating European artists, which will be held fully online for the first time in its history. The festival will be streamed for free, while there will also be a conference with panels, keynotes and showcases, for which you can purchase tickets. The full lineup of all the performing artists can be found on the website of ESNS.
Register here: https://esns.nl/esns-2021-festival-tickets/
New Year’s Digital Pub Quiz
January 28th from 6:15 PM – 7:15 PM
Organized by Net Impact, this New Year’s pub quiz is held fully online via Zoom, “for some good old fashioned, socially-distant, fun”! They have partnered with Willicroft to offer affordable biological “borrel” boxes, to enjoy during the quiz, which can be ordered from the link below.
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.nl/e/net-impact-amsterdams-new-years-digital-pub-quiz-tickets-131679435737?aff=ebdssbonlinesearch&keep_tld=1
- 4 February 2021
- Posted by: Expat Management Group
- Category: What to do in NL