Weekend Tip: Get Lost in a Maze of Sunflowers!

Finding your way through a maze is fun for kids and adults! ūüôā Why not try this amazing maze of sunflowers in Amsterdam Noord? It is open each weekend in August and September.¬† This beautiful maze was created by ‘Groene Co-Creaties’, a group of people who want to bring people together and bring more nature…
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Weekend Tip: Route du Soleil @ Tuinen van West

The weather will stay this perfect for a while. During the summer the beaches in the Netherlands can get very crowded. So why not stay closer to Amsterdam and visit the family festival ‘Route du Soleil‘ at the Tuinen van West this Sunday?¬† The whole day will be filled with fun activities for kids &…
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‘Artis ZOOmeravonden’ ~ a Summerevening at the Zoo

Wouldn’t you love to spend the evening inside the zoo to see the animal behaviour in the evening and wander around in this different atmosphere? Well, during the ‘Artis ZOOmeravonden’ you can do just that! Every Saturday evening in June, July and August the Artis zoo will keep its doors open until sunset. You’re free…
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Free Outdoor Art Exhibition: ARTZUID 2015

This Friday the 4th edition of the biannual free outdoor art exhibition ARTZUID will be opened:¬†ARTZUID 2015. 20 artists each are offered their own field where they can exhibit several art pieces at once.¬† Starting this Friday May 22nd you’re free to wander around the art exhibition. All art objects can be seen day and…
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This Week: Outdoor Activities for the Kids @ Natureluur

Next week is a week of school holidays for the kids. Are you looking for something to do for your kids that’s not too expensive? Then take your kids to Natureluur this week for a day filled with fun and educative activities.¬† The Natureluur is a public playground situated in the park of the Sloterplas….
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Weekend Tip: Celebrate World Circus Day @ Haarlemmermeerstraat

How about joining the circus for one day? It’s possible, this Saturday, during the celebration of World Circus Day. Want to learn to juggle? Look at circus artists practicing their skills? Enhance your balancing skills? Or get your kid a great face paint? Then come check out the World Circus Day in Amsterdam Zuid. Circus…
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Visit the Lambs on a Horse-Drawn Carriage @ the Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen

The Amsterdamse Waterleidingduinen are located along the Dutch coast, only 30 minutes away by car from Amsterdam. It is a great place for walking, you can find some nice walking routes¬†here. But there are also lots of fun activities around here. One of these activities will be held on each Wednesday in March and April…
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New Book: “Miffy in the Netherlands”

Last month a special edition of a¬†Miffy-book was published: “Miffy in ¬†the Netherlands”. Well, everyone who grew up in the Netherlands knows Nijntje a character created by Dick Bruna. Outside the Netherlands this bunny is pretty famous too and well known as Miffy. All books are completely drawn by Dick Bruna, with a great eye…
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Weekend Tip: Free Circus Workshop for the whole Family @ Pllek

Each Sunday afternoon Pllek organizes fun activities for the kids. This Sunday, March 1st, Elixir Circus Arts is invited to give a drop-in circus workshop for the whole family. Elixir Circus Arts is run by Lia, an English woman living in the Netherlands. She loves to perform herself, but she also gives highly appraised circus…
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Tomorrow: Free Workshop for the Kids by Sally Kindberg ‘How to Draw a Comic Strip’

Tomorrow afternoon, Saturday February 21st, Sally Kindberg will host a one hour workshop for the kids on¬†how to draw a comic strip! Sally kindberg is a well known author of the ‘Draw it!’ series in which she inspires kids to draw all kind of things. Some of her books are available through BOL.com, just scroll…
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