Events in the city
The city’s events agenda features something fun and exciting almost every month. Combine your visit to any of the events in the city with a luxury overnight stay.
Contemporary Chinese Art of the collectors couple De Heus-Zomer in the Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen this summer. An extensive exhibition with art pieces of significant Chinese artists like Zhang Huan, Hai Bo, Zhang Xiaogang and Wang Guangle. Location: Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.
The Gergiev Festival is a cross-border symphonic festival featuring the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra. This internationally renowned event will be held in the venue De Doelen, next to The Manhattan Hotel Rotterdam, under the artistic direction of world-class conductor Valery Gergiev. A hundred years after the start of World War I, the 2014 edition of this festival paints an impressive picture of huge industrial, social, cultural, and musical progress during periods of intense conflict.
The Netherlands Military Tattoo is a unique musical show of top-notch military and civilian bands from the Netherlands and abroad, alternating between entertainment, historical awareness and contemplation. A major street parade will take place through the centre of Rotterdam on Friday afternoon. The Tattoo is being held in Ahoy Rotterdam.
The latest generation of fashion designers takes a critical view of the current fashion system. They are coming up with innovative solutions and fresh designs at the cutting edge of fashion and art. Sustainability, futuristic technologies and the social value of clothes are themes with which these designers address the fashion of the future. The exhibition will be held in Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen.
The Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style exhibition in the Kunsthal in Rotterdam celebrates Bond's world of innovation and action, style and sex appeal with an inside view of the world's favourite secret agent. More than 500 gadgets, costumes, iconic vehicles, storyboards, graphic designs and props, together with numerous film fragments, present an unequalled multimedia experience of the world of James Bond.
An intimitate three-day festival in Lantarenvenster in Rotterdam. Performances by a wide range of talented musicians.
The North Sea Film Festival is a 3 day underwater filmfestival held in Lantarenvenster in Rotterdam. In 2007 the festival started in The Hague as a meeting point for underwater filmmakers to show their films. As the organisers found that underwater films are also popular with film, nature and art lovers the festival developed into a weekend packed with water related films and art for a wider audience.
During Songbird, De Doelen transforms into an intimate indoor festival, with concerts in six rooms. As official hotel of the festival, The Manhattan Hotel Rotterdam offers a special package. For more information, click here.
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