‘Over het IJ Festival’ is a site-specific summer theater festival in Amsterdam-Noord. Around 25 theater shows are performed in ten days in the area around the NDSM-wharf and surrounding neighborhoods. The chances are likely that you can watch theater while enjoying the summer sun.
- 10 days of adventurous theater.
- Discover special locations on the banks of the IJ.
- The waterside of the NDSM-werf is the heart of the festival.
The theater performances in combination with unexpected locations enjoy a reputation for being unique and surprising. The last couple of years Over het IJ Festival has introduced special family- and music programs.
Theater Festival in Amsterdam
Check out the Over het IJ Festival website to learn more about the program and locations. You don’t have to worry about food and drinks, because there are plenty of restaurants and bars on the festival grounds.
Spending the night during the Over het IJ festival?
The DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel can be found on the NDSM-werf grounds in Amsterdam North. This 4-star boutique hotel offers a lovely view of the IJ waters or NDSM-kade. Go straight from the festival grounds to your hotel room!