010 Says it all

The spoken word festival of Rotterdam is 010 Says itall. From 31 May to 2 June, spoken word organisations from across the city collaborate to offer word art, education and entertainment. Apart from the evening programmes, the entire city is splashed with poetic routes and pop-up performances. There is also an (international) open podium and…

Closer to Jazz

On 24 May, Closer to Jazz organises, in collaboration with UDSRotterdam, swinging jazz music on behalf of the retailers of Rotterdam city center on the Lijnbaan, Kruiskade and on the Meent. Under the name “Jazz in the City”, sparkling jazz concerts take place in unusual places: in the midst of shoppers. This evening is part…

Vlaamsch Broodhuys

Vlaamsch Broodhuys is a popular bakery franchise that knows how to make bread: high quality ingredients, a passion for food and years of experience ensure that. Dutch-Flemish baker Dimitri Roels, who began to bake tasteful sourdough bread in 1996, started the company, which now has baker shops all over The Netherlands Vlaamsch Broodhuys (Nieuwe Binnenweg)…

KINO

KINO is the new cinema in the centre of Rotterdam, where you can watch a number of quality films, from arthouse to blockbusters, shorts to classics. From early afternoon until late in the evening you can eat, drink, watch movies and do work at KINO. The kitchen is just as varied as the film offering.…

Museum Tour Bus

There is a new bus connection between Museumpark and Van Nelle Factory! The Chabot Museum (1938) and the Van Nelle Factory (1930) are closely related to the Bauhaus, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year. Lovers of architecture, art and industrial heritage can now enjoy a special tour combining the collection in the Chabot Museum…

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.…

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…

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…

Fragility

Broos Conny Janssen collaborates with Maartje Teussink to give us this adventurous ensemble of 13 dancers. Broos is a sparkling, physical performance about age, youth and the fragility of life. In a mosaic of stories, we experience the heartbeat of various moments in time; from the first cry to the last breath. Theatre Rotterdam, Schouwburgplein…