OVG Veerhaven Concert


August 29, 2015

Enjoy a classical open air concert in one of Rotterdam's most special harbors, the Veerhaven. Drift along the water on your own boat or gaze out by docks, while listening to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. The OVG Veerhaven concert is the perfect way to enjoy the last days of summer.

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  • Ship concerts 
  • Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Come by boat, or enjoy by the docks

Classical concerts on the water

The OVG Veerhaven Concert is a yearly classical outdoor concert in one of Rotterdam's most picturesque harbors. Imagine: bobbing boats, a beautiful transparent stage surrounded by antique yachts, and a free opera program by world-class artists and musicians. The annual concert consists of classical performances by world-renowned artists. Previous performances showcased works by Mozart, Bizet, Ravel, Offenbach, Thomas, etc. During the concerts, anyone can grab a space from the docks or bring their own boat to enjoy these special performances.

Intimate shows

There are also intimate ship concerts by the harbor. At the boathouse in the Veerhaven, guests can watch a concert on a beautiful, historic sailing ship.

Special evenings at Veerhaven

Experience the best of Rotterdam's maritime atmosphere through these special evenings at the Veerhaven. The harbor and the sunset, boats in the water and music in the air - it's the perfect summer dream.

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