Dutch King’s Day is the biggest birthday party of the year in Holland. Obviously a National Holiday. So, on April 27th we, the Dutch, celebrate the birthday of our King Willem Alexander. Let’s go. Naturally, I tell you where the hotspots are. Celebration time. Come on. Definitely, there will be music, dancing, acrobatics flea markets, fairs, and parties all over the country. It is a fest. Get your gang together. So, let’s celebrate and have a good time.
So, everyone dresses up in orange. As I have said everything is decorated in orange. Undeniably, the entire country looks orange. It is so cool. Get your gang together and mark April 27 on your agenda and come to Holland. You don’t want to miss this awesome party. As has been noted, it is a celebration time echt year on April 27. So bring your good times, and laughter too. Well, King Willem Alexander: We gonna celebrate this awesome party with you. Let’s go!
King’s Day from year to year
If you are curious in which cities the royal family has celebrated King’s Day in recent years? Take a look here!
➔ King’s Day from year to year
Celebrate King’s Day like a local
The best places to be on King’s Day are the four big cities: Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht, and The Hague. Always, in Utrecht, the festivities start at Kings Night. Indeed, this is the evening of April 26th. In this case, the festivities start exactly at 18.00 hours.
So? Do you join us on King’s Day? Will you share your adventures with us?
Amsterdam, King’s Day in Amsterdam
Amsterdam loves King’s Day. Thursday 27 April is a big party in Amsterdam. Obviously, the city turns orange. Definitely, Amsterdam celebrates King’s Day every year exuberantly. Where can you be best? Well actually everywhere in the center of Amsterdam is a party, the Vondelpark, the Museumplein, the Dam, the Kalverstraat, the Rembrandtplein, the Leidsche Plein, it is cozy everywhere and there is the free market.
➔ Amsterdam, King’s Day at the capital city of the Netherlands
Utrecht , King’s Day in Utrecht starts on April 26th at 6 p.m.
In Utrecht, King’s Night starts in the evening at 6 p.m. sharp or so we say 18.00 hours. King’s Day with the biggest flea market in Holland. Musical performances are all over the center of Utrecht city. Life music, dancing in the streets, it’s one big happy party. To be sure of a sales spot or a place to perform an act, spots in the streets are claimed days in advance. Days in advance, spots in the streets are already being claimed.
➔ Utrecht, King’s Day in the center of the Netherlands starts on 26 April at 18.00 hours.
Rotterdam, King’s Day in Rotterdam
The Hague, King’s Day in The Hague
Put on your orange outfit if you go to The Hague for King’s Day. A lot of festivities are organized in The Hague. There are free markets and neighborhood parties all over the city. The evening before King’s Day is The Life I Live Festival. You definitely will have an awesome time in The Hague on King’s Day.
➔ King’s Day in The Hague