Extra André Rieu Christmas concert at MECC Maastricht - Holland.com
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Christmas in Maastricht with André Rieu

Dec. 19, 2020 - Dec. 20, 2020, Maastricht

André Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra will be performing in Christmas concerts in his own city Maastricht for the first time. The MECC will be transformed into a winter wonderland for the most romantic music events of the year.

  • Experience the most romantic music event in a winter ambiance.
  • Experience the ‘King of Waltz’ and his entourage of dancers, singers and musicians.
  • Visit Maastricht at Christmas time and enjoy a fairytale evening.

Get into the Christmas mood and be enchanted by the magic of André Rieu. The best Christmas songs, romantic waltzes and other beautiful pieces from around the world will be performed by the ‘King of Waltz’ his Johann Strauss Orchestra, dancers, a choir, and international soloists. The show is a mix of classical music, operetta, and musical.

Christmas ambiance in Maastricht

Are you spending the night in romantic Maastricht in December? There are Christmas activities throughout the city, the trees around the Christmas market are beautifully decorated, and the entire city is in a festive Christmas mood. Go Christmas shopping, meet Santa on the Vrijthof, or go skating on the ice rink.


Maastricht is one of the oldest cities in Holland and known for its many historic buildings and squares. During the summer, Maastricht is your perfect destination for a lovely city walk, a beautiful boat cruise along the Sint-Servaasbrug over the Meuse, and to unwind on one of the numerous terraces with a drink or two.

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