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Amsterdam Weekend Guide October 9, 10 & 11

8 October 2015

Weekend tips for october 9, 10 & 11

Greetings from New York! And let me tell you: I discovered so many new cool hotspots in the city that never sleept! I can’t wait to share these with you. Visit Cafe De Bieb or Bocca for the new hotspots in Amsterdam. Or catch a movie during Driving North! Also cool: the Local goods Weekend Market or Pure Markt. And did you see our blog about the hotspots at the Utrechtsestraat yet? Happy weekend :-)

Tip: subscribe to Yourlbb.tv so you don’t miss a video! We give away a Canon camera this month :-).

PS: listen to Amsterdam FM for my personal tips from the Amsterdam Weekend Guide. Live, every Friday, at 11.45!

BUTTON WEEKENDGUIDE FOOD– We made some new lists for you!
>> 6 x vegetarian restaurants in Amsterdam
>> 7 x boozy brunch in Amsterdam
>> 8 x heated terrace in Amsterdam

– It’s Vegetarian Restaurant Week in Amsterdam! Also this weekend you can enjoy vegetarian menu’s at different restaurants in town.

– Did you already visited ”Two weeks of sausage and schnitzel” at Remise 47? Until Oktober 16 the lunch- and dinner menu is all about German delights.

– This Sunday we can stroll around and buy delicious food at one of the favourite markets of Yourlbb: Pure Markt! This time it’s at Amstelpark.

– Local goodies are sold at Local Goods Weekend Market at De Hallen! Furniture, jewellery, treats and many more… Both Saturday and Sunday.

– Looking for a great spot for lunch this weekend? Go to the Vergulden Eenhoorn in East! This city farm serves super tasty sandwiches.

– Craving for some good meat? Visit the just opened steakhouse Mr. Porter at the W Hotel! Or book a table at our new favourite Venus & Adonis.

– Coffee lovers eat your heart out. Coffee roaster Bocca has a new location in Amsterdam where you can drink, taste and buy coffee!

– There is a new hotspot in De Pijp! At Cafe De Bieb you can read, talk, drink and eat for hours. Tip: in the weekend this place is open until 05.00!

Tap Zuid organises Bokkenfestival. At this festival you can taste 23 hand crafted beers from mainly Amsterdam. Hungry? Order Flemish Stew cooked in Bock beer with Flemish fries.

We love these places for Friday afterwork drinks!:
* Check our list with 10 Friday afterwork drinks spots in Amsterdam!
* Pllek is always a good idea for Feeling Friday.
* SoSo Lobi at Waterkant is highly recommended for summer vibes, beer and roti!

These spots just opened!:
* Mr. Porter
* Gin Neo Bistro & Wines
* Dignita
* Toki

Some foodie proof lists to make your life easier :-)
* 30 restaurants in the city center
* 17 nicest breakfast spots in town
* 14 healthy hotspots we love
* 48 great coffee bars in Amsterdam
* 18 cocktail bars in Amsterdam

Check the blog for more lists! >>

– Last chance to go to Driving North! An old-fashion drive-in movie theatre at NDSM. And if you don’t feel like getting out of your car for food and drinks, just text and everything will be delivered to your car window!

– Can’t you choose between a sauna day or a festival this weekend? Don’t worry: the Saunafestival at Proeftuin de Luwte in North is the answer. Dip under in this atmosphere of relaxation and become completely ZEN.

– This weekend at the Stawberry Earth Fair in Amsterdam Roest it’s all about sustainability. This fair includes fashion, design and food. Nice!

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BUTTON WEEKENDGUIDE SHOPPING– Do you feel like shopping in an indoor or outdoor market in Amsterdam? Read here which 8 markets you don’t want to miss this fall!

– Did you know that Fab. and Hema  designed a collection together? Friday and Saturday you can be of the first to buy these cool items at the Fab. x HEMA Pop-up Store!

– Another great shopping tip is the stock sale of Ready To Fish the label from the Dutch designer  Ilja Visser. Read all about the stock sale here!

– Or visit a cool vintage stores like Marbles, Episode and Tatski & Kar for special and cool vintage items!

– One of our favourite concept stores moved! Gekaapt is now located at Magna Plaza. Visit this cool store with items for your home.

– This Saturday is the yearly Skins Cosmetics Garage Sale! The most amazing products are for sale with 50 till 80 % discount, yay!

BUTTON WEEKENDGUIDE MUSEUM– At the Oude Kerk you can visit the exhibition: Pride Photo AwardThe results from the yearly international photo contest about sexual and gender diversity are shown here (until October 25).

– Van Gogh goes hand in hand with Munch during Munch: Van Gogh at Van Gogh Museum from September 25 until January 17.

– A must visit: Magnum Contact Sheets at Foam! With the use of original contact sheets and vintage prints you can see how iconic pictures were made (until December 9).

– For the fashionista’s among us: there’s a expo the TassenmuseumBlack and White: the dresscode of a life time a must see! Where  black and white bags are the main focus (until January 3, 2016).

– Do you feel like a good party? Radion is celebrating it’s first birthday! The 24- hour license, music and art will make this weekend magical. Entrance is free, enjoy!

– Or go to Singlefeestje at the Melkweg! Here you can pick your own favourite single, hand it over to the DJ and he will play it!

Tip: Don”t forget to get your tickets for THE event of the year. Amsterdam Dance Event! Check here which party’s you can’t miss!

– Up for some good weekend music? Every weekend we make a new playlist on Spotify! Check our playlists here >>

– Feel like clubbing this weekend? This is where you need to be: The Warehouse, Club Closure and Radion. They have great parties every week!

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Anne