Holland

Local Events

Rotterdam Martathon

Rotterdam Marathon

The biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands sees the world's top athletes negotiate the city's atmospheric marathon alongside thousands of other runners.

Holland Flower Parade, Noordwijk

Flower Parade

The annual Flower parade begins at Noordwijk and finishes at Haarlem, passing the popular Keukenhof. 20 fabulous floats and 30 beautifully decorated cars will travel the 42 kilometres, treating spectators to a fabulous display of colour and aroma.

Holland festival

Holland Festival

Originating way back in 1947, the Holland Festival is the biggest Festival of the Arts in the Netherlands and fills the streets of Amsterdam with culture. It includes international performers of theatre, dance, music and opera with the classical elements being given a more contemporary feel. The following parcs are perfectly located for a trip to the Holland Festival. 2015 dates to be confirmed.

Taste of Amsterdam

Taste of Amsterdam

This food-based festival takes place in early June and is a chance for the top restaurants of Amsterdam to showcase their culinary creations. Stalls are set up in the park and it is a great opportunity to meet the chefs and drink some fine wine.

Pinkpop Music Festival

Pinkpop Music Festival

Since its inception in 1970, this pop music festival has grown in size and is now world renowned. Showcasing new acts alongside famous pop and rock bands, Pinkpop attracts a diverse following every year, making for a cracking atmosphere for all. Pinkpop offers camping throughout the festival but why not holiday either side at one of our Dutch parcs?

Julidans

Julidans

Amsterdam's annual dance festival takes place on a variety of stages at the Leidesplein and other venues across Amsterdam. Dances are performed by international artists and contemporary choreographers. Text, visual arts, film and urban dance are a regular feature of this festival. 2015 dates to be confirmed.

Summer Carnival Rotterdam

Summer Carnival, Rotterdam

Summer Carnival Rotterdam is a colourful, tropical affair akin to the famous festivals in the Caribbean. Featuring a wide array of exciting events across a number of days, Summer Carnival offers something for everyone, whether it's music, art, food or just a great party atmosphere. Stay at Duinrell or Koningshof to make the most of this exotic event. 2015 dates to be confirmed.

Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam

Grachtenfestival, Amsterdam

Also known as the Canal Festival, this popular event attracts visitors from all over. Performers and musicians will take to the stage in various unique locations both indoor and outdoor, from boats to pontoons to 17-century canal-side houses!