Amsterdam Light Festival

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November 26, 2016 - January 15, 2017

Amsterdam Light Festival

During the Amsterdam Light Festival in December, the best light artists from Holland and abroad light up the city’s canals with their work. Every night you can see the beautiful works along the Amstel river or the old canals in the city centre.

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During the Amsterdam Light Festival in December, the best light artists from Holland and abroad light up the city’s canals with their work. Every night you can see the beautiful works along the Amstel river or the old canals in the city centre.

Spectacular boat parade

In the longest nights the centre of Amsterdam lights up brightly. Board one of the boats decorated with light and take a tour past the many unique light installations. You can also visit several beautifully lit canal houses.

Christmas Canal Parade

Dozens of boats decked out with spectacular lights sail through the canals past fairy scenes in the Christmas Canal Parade. A number of choirs along the way reinforce the intimate Christmas mood. In short, it is an exciting experience that brings Christmas cheer to your stay in Amsterdam.

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