In August there are a lot of food events to enjoy. We selected the best ones for you right here!
Struik Burger Week
When: 3rd till 5th of August
Where: Café Struik Rozengracht 160
What: Best Coast goes burgers! They will offer the classic burger, street food inspired burgers, hand cut fries and chipotle mayonnaise! Vegetarian options are also available.
When: 4th till 7th of August
Where: NDSM Wharf
What: Live music and more than 80 different food trucks full of yumminess. Last year was a really big success. And a fun fact: the entry is for free.
Amsterdam Pizza Festival
When: 6th of August
What: Pizza lover? With more than 200 different kinds of pizza you can really eat you heart out at this festival! Live music, chill areas, theatre, children’s play corner, wine bar, beer bar, cocktails and pizza. Though nobody responds on their Facebook page so we hope it’s not a hoax!
Haarlem Culinair Speciaalbierfestival
When: 6th till 7th of August
Where: Boereplein Haarlem
What: Endless choices of craft beers. Twenty Dutch breweries participate this festival. If you are a real beer lover check this list out for the 10 best places to drink craft beers in Amsterdam.
When: 7th of August
Where: Westergasfabriek Amsterdam
What: The theme of Sunday Market in August is theatre! A lot of shopping stands you can find here and great food!
Amsterdam BBQ Festival
When: 7th of August
Where: Dok, Moermanskade 71 Amsterdam
What: BBQ Festival with several BBQ food stands, beer stands, BBQ entertainment, many burgers. Also vegetarian options! There will be a lounge area to relax to bulge out after eating (probably) too much!
When: 12th till 28th of August
Where: Martin Luther Kingpark
What: At the Parade are over more than a 100 theatre, dance and music performances, most of them especially made for the Parade festival! At the Parade there is fun for everyone, young and old. You can have dinner at the Parade or bites and drinks. They always serve the best sangria! And making you own ‘ poffertjes’ (mini pancakes) is a real Parade tradition which you can’t skip.
Amsterdam Made Café
When: 19th till 21st of August
Where: Marineterrein, Kattenburgerstraat 5
What: Drinks and bites all locally produced from region Amsterdam. DJ’s are taking care of beats the whole weekend! Different Amsterdam entrepreneurs are represented, like: Frites uit Zuyd, Brouwerij ‘t Ij and the Chocolatemakers.
Amsterdam Burger Festival
When: 20th of August
Where: Stadspodium Amsterdam, Turbinestraat 12
What: Juicy burgers, vegetarian burgers, healthy burgers, sushi burgers; burgers for every taste! A lot of entertainment is also accounted for: dj’s and live acts and a chill area.
When: 21th of August
Where: Westergas terrain in Amsterdam
What: Flea market with vintage and a big offer of tasty food!
Rosemarijn & Michelle