West Beach Film Festival

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The West Beach Film Festival is an open air cinema which runs for four weekends in September. The festival is located at the Sloterplas, in Amsterdam’s west side. What sets the West Beach Film Festival apart from the other open air cinema’s in Amsterdam is the no frills selection of movies. Where most festivals offer you kind of artsy movies, the West Beach has a few timeless classics everybody will Read more…

Amsterdamse Bostheater

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The Amsterdamse Bostheater is an open air theatre which houses up to 1500 guests. The theatre is located in the North West side of the Amsterdamse Bos (“Amsterdam forest”), the biggest park in Amsterdam. A perfect way to end a day on your rented bike. The Amsterdamse Bostheater is open from July to mid September. Tickets are typically between €15 and €20. For this you get a summer evening in an idyllic Read more…

World Cinema Amsterdam

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The World Cinema Amsterdam festival is not just about watching movies. Sure, there are over 40 different movies that will be shown, but this festival digs a bit deeper in the beautiful world of cinema. There are also masterclasses, debates and of course parties. There are both indoor and outdoor screenings. Venues include the De Balie (near Leidseplein), Rialto (in the South Side). The open air cinema will take place Read more…

Pluk de Nacht Festival

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The Pluk de Nacht (“Seize the Night”) is an open air cinema festival near Central Station on the Stenen Hoofd. This small peninsula in the IJ river is turned in to a festival terrain with beach chairs, camp fires and various stands where you can buy food and drinks. There are also DJ’s after the movies. Chill in the comfortable beach chairs while watching a movie which probably was featured Read more…