During the Rotterdam Pride the whole city is transformed into a colourful festival in the theme of ‘Mind the Gap’. With these theme the Rotterdam Pride wants to draw attention to the responsibility of every individual to create a safe and nice atmosphere for everyone, regardless of their sexuality or gender identity. It are going to be three days full of parties in the middle of the vibrant city centre of Rotterdam.
Are you a real foodlover? Then Rrrollend Rotterdam XXL is the place to be at the end of September! During this free festival in the Kralingse Bos you can taste all kinds of dishes from different foodtrucks. Besides the snacks & the drinks there is also a lot of entertainment on the festival: enjoy the performances, come chilling in the lounge or dance on the beats of the DJ’s. There are also a lot of child activities.
A Festival Downtown is a free electronic dance festival and it takes place at several locations around the Nieuwe Binnenweg. The main stage is located at the Eendrachtsplein but you can also watch smaller shows at different cafes and restaurants on the Nieuwe Binnenweg. The festival brings new and surprising music that will address a lot of people.
Next to the North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam is the Jazz International Festival one of the biggest jazz festivals in Rotterdam. This year there are many famous and upcoming artists on the stage. This year’s team in Nordic with performances of Rubicon, the Stobes and Bobo Stenson Trio.