Amsterdam is known for its village atmosphere, the beauty of the canals, the bustling cafés and bars, the rich cultural scene and the cosmopolitan population.

The city offers something for everyone. Whether you are visiting for the museums, concert halls, the avant-garde theater and dance venues, restaurants that offer worldly cuisine or simply to shop, Amsterdam offers it all.

There is always something happening in Amsterdam, by day or by night. Festivals, concerts, exhibitions, performances, meets and events are an almost everyday occurrence in the city. Find out about current news & events, Amsterdam's hotspots and what's happening in the areas of shopping & nightlife and design & culture.