Amsterdam Weekend Guide


Amsterdam Weekend Guide January 15, 16 & 17

14 January 2016

Weekend inspiration for January 15, 16 & 17

Are you guys also looking forward to the weekend? While I’m enjoying the warm sun in South Africa, you guys and girls are heading towards a winter weekend in Amsterdam! So take your hat and gloves and make sure you’ll hop by the Amsterdam Light Festival or Wintermarkt! Also fun: the opening of Baut Zuidas this Friday. And for the fashion lovers everything is all about FashionWeek of course! Check this Weekend Guide for the most fun things to do this weekend! >> Happy Weekend!

PS: you can listen to the Amsterdam Weekend Guide on Amsterdam FM every Friday around 11:45!

BUTTON WEEKENDGUIDE FOOD– Three lists to make the weekend even more fun:
>> 6 x juice bars in Amsterdam
>> 20 x healthy hotspots in Amsterdam
>> 11 x shared dining restaurants in Amsterdam

Baut Zuid(as) has found a new location that is celebrated during the Grand Opening this Friday!

– Do you fancy a healthy weekend? Check our blog with 6 spots to eat a salad (or take out) in Amsterdam!

– For all the beer lovers: mark the Amsterdam Beer fest in your agenda! This Saturday at the Conscious hotel in Amsterdam.

– Amsterdam has a new pop-up concept: Wrap ‘n’ Rolling! For freshly made spelled wraps.

– YES: the donut trend finally found Amsterdam! Say what? At the Foodhallen, you can now visit Chicks love Donuts!

– Not feeling like cooking this weekend? Visit caterer Steve’s Stove.

– At Yourlbb we looove shared dining. Do you as well? Go visit one of the 11 shared dining restaurants in Amsterdam!

– Do you want to eat at one of the best hotspots of last year? Go check the best restaurants of 2015 for a bite or a drink. Make sure you can check them all ;-)

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!:
* Baut Zuidas

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

Check the blog for more lists! >>

– Attention fashion lovers! Because from Thursday (till Monday) you can go to the Gashouder to see the fashion shows during FashionWeek Amsterdam!

– But also OFF SCHEDULE there are all kinds of things to do towards Fashion Week. Visit FashionFest bij 5&33 on Thursday, go to FashionFilms at Rialto on Friday and go to WOW Fashion Volcao at WOW on Saturday.

– Looking for an inspirational Sunday? Read here all about fun stuff in Amsterdam on Sunday!

– Haven’t you visit Wintermarkt Amsterdam at Rembrandtplein yet? This weekend is the last weekend! With winter snacks and drinks.

– It’s also the last weekend of the Amsterdam Light Festival! Walk the tour or go by boat!

– This weekend is already the fourth edition of Hotel Night! Go stay in a hotel for one night in your own city and make sure you check the good parties!

– Want to ice skate on a pretty cool location? Ice Amsterdam has an ice skating rink at the Museumplein that is opened for up to 100 days! Another good place for ice skating: Jaap Eden!

BUTTON WEEKENDGUIDE SHOPPING– Do you want to go shopping this weekend? Read here all about the best shops of 2015. You can still check them this year :-)

– Plants have never been this cool and you can buy them at Wildernis in Amsterdam West!

– This one is for the guys: go shop at Hismanner! A concept store in De Pijp, for men only.

– There are much more cool shops in Amsterdam! Check them here >>

– Shopping at the Utrechtsestraat & De Pijp? Check this video with our favourite spots:

BUTTON WEEKENDGUIDE MUSEUM– A must visit expo at Tassenmuseum Hendrikje: Street CoutureAt this exhibition it’s all about mix and match: high end fashion is combined with street fashion, sports and pop culture.

– At Foam you can see We May Have Met BeforeSeven Chinese artists give insight in China with focus on the cultural climate, artistic developments and photography.

– The Amsterdam Museum also has a cool exhibition: Graffiti: New York Meets the Dam. The exhibition shows graffiti from New York and Amsterdam from the 70 & 80’s.

– Let’s go back to the 60s! At the Tropenmuseum with the The Sixties expo! Fashion, design, music, architecture and photographs from the 60’s are exposed.

– Also fun: this list of 6 museums with nice restaurants close by.

– Do you fancy a dance this weekend? Get to know the 13 clubs in Amsterdam where you must go dancing.

– And especially for this weekend: the birthday of Hitzoneparty at Radion!

– Feel like dancing but not in the mood for clubbing? On Saturday Pllek is thé place to be! DJs wil play some of the best records at dinner time and late into the night. After dinner the tables will be set aside so you can dance! See you at Beatroots!

– Up for some good weekend music? Every month 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, De School and Radion. They have great parties every week!

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