Yes yes, we’ve seen the sunlight, the warm golden beams on our skins and it kinda feels like Spring! March is here and Amsterdam is done with early darkness. Besides the urge to go outside more often, Amsterdam is packed with cool events this month. Where will you go? This is our Amsterdam Event Calendar for March.
Watching the Stars at Artis
When? 4th of March at Artis
What? Watch the stars through a telescope and learn
Enjoy the stars up and close in the planetarium of Zoo Artis. Besides looking at the stars you can also design your own planet or visit one of the shows in the planetarium. Good to know; entrance is totally free! More info
Eventbrite Gentle Yoga Classes
When? Every Saturday throughout December, Lijnbaansgracht 173
What? Yoga classes organized by Expats Republic in Amsterdam
The man behind Expats in Amsterdam organized these gentle yoga classes for beginners as well as experienced practitioners that includes playful teamwork. The class only cost 9 euro’s per lesson and are given by Anna Kushnir who has more than 10 years experience in this field. Bring comfy clothes and a mat (you can rent one for 1 euro) Check here for tickets and more info.
When? 11th of March in and around Amsterdam East
What? 24H Oost is the opportunity to enjoy the very best that Amsterdam Oost has to offer.
On the weekend of 11 March 2016, Amsterdam Oost takes centre stage for 24 hours! Head to the east of Amsterdam to enjoy a wealth of workshops, guided tours, performances, food and drink, music and parties. More info here.
When? 6th – 12th of March
What? Learn about the art of cocktails in various locations
It’s the first time this event is being organized and from the 6th of March you can visit several bars where you can learn all about cocktails. Join a workshop, taste the best cocktails and meet the professionals Albert van Beeck Calkoen, Tess Posthumus, Timo Janse and Kevin Kroon. For more info check the Facebook Page.
Amsterdam Coffee Festival
When? 10h – 12th of March at Westergasfabriek
What? Coffee, Coffee and…Coffee!
It’s the 4th edition in Amsterdam for the Coffee Festival. Meet barista’s, drink specialty coffee, learn the trade and check out the latest coffee trends! Tickets are available here.
De IJHallen Fleamarket
When? 11th + 12th March, NDSM Werf
What? The biggest fleamarket in Amsterdam!
Last month we strolled around and found some cool items and vintage clothing so we can’t wait for this month! Pay 5 euro per person to get in. Kids pay 2 euro. Parking is free. Bring a warm coat because it can get chilly, even if the market is inside the large hall. Want to sell stuff? You can order a stall on the Website.
Movie Night At The BijlmerBajes
When? 17th of March at the Bijlmerbajes 4pm – 9pm
What? Movies at Amsterdam’s most famous jails
The Bijlmerbajes cinema is organizing it’s first movie night in the former Bijlmerbajes/ Lola Lik. We are working with a cinema team of refugees that will be trained to program and host their own movie nights in the canteen of Lola Lik. Our partners are EYE Filmmuseum, IDFA, International Film Festival Rotterdam – IFFR and Taartrovers. More info on the Facebook page.
Free Yoga Class with Go With The Glow
When? 20th of March at the Roos (near Vondelpark)
What? Vegan sisters Machiné give a relaxing yoga class
Vegan hotties Isabella and Loulou Machiné are giving you a little preview on what’s to come during their Yoga Retreat in Bali this coming May. Starting at 7pm until 9.30pm you can enjoy an easy flow Vinyasa Yoga class, meditation and a short introduction about a vegan lifestyle. Sign up for the class by emailing the sisters via: firstname.lastname@example.org. More info here.
Amsterdam Wine Festival
When? 24th- 26th of March at Westergasfabriek
What? Taste, learn and buy wine!
An event by wine lover for wine lovers! Meet farmers and taste different wines and be inspired at the first edition of the Amsterdam Wine Festival. Tickets cost 12 euro and include a glass of wine! www.amsterdamwinefestival.nl
Enjoy this March in Amsterdam! This calendar will be updated regularly so keep an eye out!