Rotterdam Architecture Month takes over Museumpark

The largest architecture festival in the Netherlands is descending on Museumpark during the whole month of June. Visitors of all ages can follow a route through green surroundings. It passes by special installations about the past, present and future of the park. The crowdpuller of this edition is the temporary opening of Museum Boijmans Van […]

Schouwburgplein is the stage for SeptemberCool

SeptemberCool schouwburgplein Claire-Droppert

On September 17 and 18 Schouwburgplein is transformed into a perfect late summer destination. SeptemberCool offers the Waluw Vintage Market, live music, spoken word, beats, and more. The event presents performances by local rapper Raw Roets, Spoken Beats led by Bianca Sallons, and music by the Koninklijke Rotterdamse Post Harmonie (Royal Rotterdam Post Harmony), Cor […]

Kellogg’s presents a bike booth on Eendrachtsplein

Kellog's bike

On September 2, Kellogg’s presents a bike booth on the Eendrachtsplein where passers-by are invited to have their bikes painted by street art artists. From 10 AM Kellogg’s stimulates creativity and imagination in the city where the streets are filled with art. Bicycles are inextricably linked to Dutch culture; there are now said to be […]

Anne Reitsma shows the future at World Port Days

maritiem museum anne reitsma world port days

For over ten years Anne Reitsma has been the official photographer at the World Port Days. But she also enjoys photographing the people who work in the port. Her new exhibition consists of 16 large portraits and 6 panoramas on the Maritime Museum Rotterdam. The exhibition is called Young in the Harbor. It is on […]

Waluw presents vintage at Schouwburgplein and Doelen

Waluw vintage at De Doelen

Waluw is getting ready for two big vintage markets. September 17 and 18 it’s part of the two-day SeptemberCool.  In December there will be a big edition, dedicated to Christmas. Waluw is known for markets with high-end vintage design and fashion. Next to performances by top Rotterdam artists the market offers a large number of […]

Gallery Season Opening is September 4th

Gallery Season Opening Cokkie Snoei

To festively open the cultural season several local galleries present themselves. The Gallery Season Opening by Art Central Rotterdam starts September 4 on the Rijnhoutplein.  The opening speech will be given at 2:00 PM by the director of CBK Rotterdam: Ove Lucas. After the opening, with drinks by Bobby’s Dry Gin, Atelier Herenplaats, Christian Ouwens […]

More than 50 Rotterdam monuments can be visited

omd monuments

On Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 September over 50 monuments open their doors during the annual Open Monumentendag. The public can choose from a packed free program of tours, lectures, and concerts. This year’s theme is: ‘Transitions – sustainable lasts the longest’ Of course, classics such as The Schielandshuis, De Hef and the Koopmanshuis on […]

Enjoy Diorama Nieuwe Waterweg from Doek van Holland

Diorama Nieuwe Waterweg Doek van Holland MVDRV

From September 10 onwards, visitors to the Hook of Holland can enjoy Diorama Nieuwe Waterweg. One of the most important pieces from Rotterdam’s city collection, in a special way. It marks the 150th anniversary of the Nieuwe Waterweg canal. A replica of the 100-square-meter painting by Dutch artist Jaap Gidding will be placed on the […]

The full line-up for Eendracht Festival is here

Eendracht Festival Niek Hage

No less than ten stages make up the upcoming Eendracht Festival July 21. The free showcase festival has programmed local talent at Rotown, Arminius, WORM, Heilige Boontjes, Boomgaardstraat and Eendrachtsplein. Especially for this comeback, the free showcase festival has a new look this year. What once started at three small venues has grown into an […]

World Port Days 2022 shows why the Rotterdam harbor is special

world port days 2022- Anne Reitsma Fotografie

The World Port Days is an annual maritime event in the port and the center of Rotterdam. World Port Days 2022 is the 45th edition and takes place September 2, 3 and 4. During the three-day event, the port of Rotterdam is presented to the public at various locations in the city and the harbor. Visitors […]