Time Travel

Science Fiction: A Journey into the Unknown Currently being staged at the Kunsthal, this exhibition features more than 850 unique objects arranged into four sections. The exhibition unveils a kaleidoscopic exploration of science fiction’s long-standing influence on contemporary culture.  Kunsthal, Museumpark, Westzeedijk 341 On until June 30Open: Tue-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pmKunsthal.nl

Keilecafe returns!

Keilecafe is back! It’s the place to be during warmer months for a nice bite and a little boogie on the weekends. Local upcoming artists play on an open air stage, food is provided by professional chefs and the bar offers an extensive list of drinks. To celebrate the first weekend of Spring, this ‘permanent…

Chef Exchange at Aloha

The ex-tropical paradise swimming poool turned hip sustainable restauant and café, Aloha, have teamed up with a UK-based restaurant called Issac At. Aparently their no nonsense, hyper-local and young driven team were a perfect match with Aloha and now these two establishments have joined forces for a ‘chef exchange’. Together they serve a six-course menu.…

Oliver Heldens in Rotterdam

Oliver Heldens Presents: Heldeep 5 For the first time in four years the Dutch DJ / producer is in Rotterdam! Since his breakthrough with “Gecko” in 2015, Oliver Heldens has toured non-stop with over 650 shows around the world. But Heldens has announced his long-awaited return to his hometown for two major shows. Presale is…

St. Patrick’s Day in Rotown

Drunken Dolly & Friends On Saturday, March 16, St. Patrick’s Day is celebrated at Rotown. There will be live performances by Drunken Dolly, Nick Parker, Paul Henshaw and Davey Malone. And to complete the whole party there’s Guinness beer and leprechaun shots (of course!). Honestly, there’s no better place to be. Tickets can be bought…

Margreeth Olsthoorn

Calling Margreeth Olsthoorn just a shop owner doesn’t do her justice. She’s a true city icon who is known far beyond Rotterdam. For over 25 years her high-end fashion store, for both men and women, defines the city’s unique and progressive style. The collection is completely based on quality and individuality, with brands such as…

All Hands on Deck

Scapino Ballet Rotterdam and music theater group Wëreldbänd present the premiere of All hands on deck in Theater Rotterdam. Two top companies from different disciplines bring out the best in each other in a performance full of wonderful combinations of dance, humour, music and theater. The five members of music theater group Wëreldbänd are, apart…

Surprisingly Bluesy

Lizz Wright, Grace The pastor’s daughter is coming back to Rotterdam! Lizz Wright belongs to the new generation of jazz vocalists, who build on the legacy of Nina Simone, Ella Fitzgerald and Billie Holiday, but with a contemporary twist. In 2017, she released her album Grace. With this album, she goes back to her roots:…

Live Concert of the Ocean

Blue Planet II live in concert Blue Planet II is the most recent series from the successful BBC nature documentaries, Planet Earth. The ocean version of the award-winning documentary will now be shown in Ahoy, 4K Ultra HD on an LED screen. The soundtrack is from composer and Oscar-winner Hans Zimmer and is performed live…

Wereldwinkel

Visiting the Wereldwinkel (world store) is like taking a trip around the world. From original kids gifts, books and accessories to delicious and honest food products, what they all have in common is that they embrace other cultures. And the best part: it’s all made with respect for people and the environment. The producers, such…