Cultural Agenda

WWW (Who What Where) is a cultural agenda for Amsterdam. Focused on art, music, performance, lesser-known cultural venues, sustainability & self-development. With a soft spot for world-music and multicultural events. 

I am currently revamping WWW, and trying to find a way to make the writing of Amsterdive’s cultural agendas something that can be sustainable over time. If you have an idea for a collaboration in this regard shoot me a message The example below was the last WWW published on this blog.


Ah, December! The season of all festivities, beverages, comestibles, and love all around! The season in which you are morally allowed to overdo everything and that’s allright. The year is coming to an end anyway. Here are Amsterdive’s picks for us to finish 2018 in the best of fashions. Oh, you can also find my favourite events happening every week down below, under “weekly programs”. Be my guest!

The whole month, Amsterdam Light Festival (free)

The most iconic winter festival in Amsterdam. Light artworks e-v-e-r-y-w-h-e-r-e.

Sat 1, Wasteless Winter Festival

Taste Before you Waste brings you a feast of rescued foods with workshops, lectures, music & all.

Sat 1, Brazilian Beatroots | Roda da Holanda – PLLEK (free)

Roda de Samba like you were in Brazil.

Sat 1, Red Light Radio 8 Year Anniversary – Sexyland

Let’s all squeeze in Sexyland & celebrate the anniversary of the best underground radio in the world town.

Sun 2, Clube do Samba – Checkpoint Charlie (free)

(MPB) Popular Brazilian Music in a cosy cosy environment.

Mon 3, It’s Complicated; True Dating Stories – Comedy Cafe Amsterdam

It’s comedy, and apparently it’s complicated.

Tue 4, ADM Presenteert: Het Vrijplaatsen Debat – Pakhuis de Zwijger (free)

We need to talk about the future of the city and the importance of free spaces & counterculture in Amsterdam (Dutch spoken).

Thu 6, Space is the Place: Klimaforandringer + Seb El Zin “Grand Bazar” – De Ruimte

This is a tip of my friend Alex, from Conjunto Papa Upa. When he says a concert is going to be good I don’t question. I just go.

Sat 8 & Sun, Ij-Hallen – NDSM

The largest flea-market in Europe!

Sun 9, Mi:t / Dance Connects Company – CC Amstel

(also Thu 13 & Sun 16)

A moving dance show that brings together different generations of women, amateurs & professional dancers. Absolutely delightful.

Tue, 11, Skip the Small Talk – Labyrinth (free)

Let your guard down. Dive into deep discussions with SO CARDS. Doors open 19:30. BE EARLY.

Fri 14, Amsterdam Beatclub – Pacific Parc

Rock, ska, balkan, surf & all the good stuff. Djs + live music until the early hours of the morning.

Sat 15, Ritmo Caribeño invites: La BANDA FANTASTlCA – Pacific Parc

Djs + live music until the early hours of the morning, this time in tropical fashion.

Sun 16, Amsterdam Light Parade 2018 (free)

You get your bike, lighten it up & go. Or instead you just marvel at the annual light parade.

Wed 19, Amsterdam x OT301 – OT301 (free)

Improvisation, jazz & experimentation.

Sun 30, Balcony Sessions – Klezmer & Jam – Noorderlicht (free)

The Balcony Players brings us a cheerful mix of balkan, klezmer & gypsy rhythms; and there’s a jam after their concert.

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Every night, Live Jazz – Cafe Alto

Every Monday, Open Mic – Labyrinth (free entrance)

Every Tuesday, Ping-pong night – OT301 (free entrance)

Every Thursday, Theatre with English surtitles – ToneelgroepAmsterdam (Stadsschouwburg)

Every Friday, Storytelling in English – Mezrab (donation based)

Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday, Djs + live music – Pacific Parc (free until 23:00)

Every Sunday, Clubbing: Wicked Jazz Sounds – Sugar Factory