Have you had happy Holidays? One of my traditions is to travel with family after Christmas to celebrate New Year’s Eve abroad. So when you’re reading this, we are in Kuala Lumpur! To celebrate New Year’s Eve here was on my Bucketlist for a long time and I am so looking forward to it. If I had been home, I would have done something nice with friends this weekend. Maybe go to the Amsterdam Winter Paradise, or once more to the Christmas markets that are stil going on this weekend. In the Amsterdam Weekend Guide for December 27, 28 & 29 I have listed the 10 best events for you. Have fun during this last weekend of the year!
| WANT TO DO SOMETHING FUN THIS WEEKEND WITH FRIENDS? In the Fïnley Sunday Guide we share the best tips every month for fun things the do on a perfect Sunday afternoon and for a great #drysunday with friends. Do you want to do something fun this last Sunday of the year with friends that you may have seen too little, as a result of the busyness of December?? Click here for the December Guide with 40 tips >>
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❶ Christmas might be done and dusted, but this weekend there are still a few nice markets to be found where you can enjoy the festive atmosphere!
⋙ The Amsterdam Winter Paradise //till January 5, from 9.30 am – 1 am
⋙ New Market December edition // Friday December 27, from 11 am – 6 pm
❷ Have you not yet gone to the light festival? Then combine a dinner at Hangar with a cruise during the Amsterdam Light Festival. For more information, check out the Facebook page >>
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❸ Go to the OH La La Sangria event at Bam Boa on Friday December 27. No better combination than tasty sangria and tropical tunes. For more info, check out the Facebook event>>
❹ Want to go to a fun festival before the year is over? Go dancing on Sunday December 29 at Thuishaven Winter edition. Check the Facebook event for all details and the line-up >>
❺ On Sunday December 29 you can test your knowledge during the last pub quiz of the year at Thuskommen. More info via the Facebook event >>
❻ Always fun on Sunday to go and enjoy a nice dinner with family or friends. For Sunday December 29, you are at the right place at these three restaurants for a tasty Sunday Roast or Brunch:
⋙ Sunday Boil bij the Good Companion: Seafood lovers pay attention, at the Good Companion you can get the Crawfish version of the Sunday roast.
⋙ Sunday roast at the Lobby Fizeaustraat: A cozy Sunday roast to go to with friends and family. All dishes come from the special charcoal bbq and are perfect to share.
⋙Jansz. Family Sundays:A nice restaurant to take your children. Fast service, good food and a play corner with nannies so that you can also eat quietly.
| WINTER TIP: you can now book your tickets for the Amsterdam Light Festival with an early bird discount. Did you hear that there’s a new route? Fun to do with colleagues or friends! Score your tickets for the best time slots here >>
❼ A cozy game of old-fashioned shuffleboarding? How about a game at a height of 85 meters at Floor17. Check out Facebook for more info >>
❽ Have you always been curious about the green story of De Ceuvel? Learn all about these great hotspots during the tour that will be given on Sunday December 29. And when you are there, stick around for something to eat and drink! Check the Facebook event for more info >>
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❾ Dance all your Christmas calories off this Friday night during a fun club night at Microclub x Oosterbar. The evening starts early here and you can already peak before midnight! Check the Facebook event for all details >>
❿ This weekend you can score the tastiest oysters again, starting from € 1 during Oyster happy hour. These are the 2 nicest places to slurp some oysters during happy hour for the last time this year:
⋙ Frank’s smoke house // Friday December 27, from 4 – 7 PM
⋙ Rayleigh & Ramsey // December 28, all day
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