What to do in October 2019


OnBrand Conference Amsterdam @ SugarCity, (De Suikerfabriek) Kristalpromenade 7, Amsterdam

October 10th

In this digital age, branding is becoming more and more essential and it is constantly changing. The Conference is a great opportunity to gain insights from industry experts, brand managers and designers, while also building a network. More information and tickets available at https://onbrand.me.

Diwali Festival @ City Square (Stadsplein), Amstelveen.

October 12th

On October 12th the 11th edition of the Diwali Festival in Amstelveen will be held. Get familiar with the Indian culture by being taken on a culinary and musical journey. During the festival you will also be able to enjoy the shopping experience Amstelveen has to offer.


Dutch Design Week @Eindhoven

October 19th – October 27th

120 locations, 499 festival events, the biggest design event in Europe will commence on October 19th in Eindhoven. Dutch Design Week is a celebration of Dutch design with a program including exhibitions, seminars, workshops, food, drinks and more spread across various venues in Eindhoven. Products and concepts created by more than 2600 designers will be presented during the Dutch Design Week. Tickets are available at www.ddw.nl/.


Wildlife Film Festival @ Cinerama, Westblaak 18

October 30th – November 3rd

Become one with nature during the Wildlife Film Festival. The program includes Q&A’s with filmmakers, lectures, a children’s program a virtual reality program and of course the most beautiful nature documentaries. More information available at https://www.wffr.nl/en/.

The Hague

Free Expat Housing Seminar @ The British School, Vlaskamp 19

Oct 15th

It must be difficult, you are in a different country of which you don’t know the law, customs and regulations, but you have to find a house. No need to worry, on October 15th there will be a Free Expat Housing Seminar where four experts will guide you to the process of buying a property in the Netherlands. Register at https://expathousingseminar.nl/ for the free seminar.

Fantasy Fest @ De Broodfabriek, Volmerlaan 12, Rijswijk

26th and 27th of October

Forget about reality and step into another realm. In Rijswijk, the city right next to The Hague, you will find a world of magic and cosplay. With performances, an exhibition and a market you can let your imagination run its course. Tickets are available at www.fantasyfest.nl/en/ .

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