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Amsterdam Roots Festival


The Amsterdam Roots Festival is a leading festival of non-western music. The festival attracts bands and artists from all over the world and approximately 25.000 visitors each year. It is considered to be one of the most important music festivals in Holland.

  • Music festival in many languages and genres.
  • Over 25,000 visitors per year.
  • One of the most fascinating music festivals in Holland.

International Bands and Artists

Amsterdam Roots introduces you to the most extraordinary and contemporary music and circus styles from around the world. You will see artists that perform only rarely in Holland. In addition, Roots welcomes young and new talents. With its fascinating diversity, the festival showcases our international community.

Venues in Amsterdam

The festival is held in several locations throughout Amsterdam. The Amsterdam Roots Festival climaxes at the Oosterpark, where some 20,000 spectators converge to enjoy 40 performances and join in the dancing. Make sure you are there!

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