Milkshake Festival Amsterdam is dance music festival in Westerpark, Amsterdam. This festival is the lovechild of two of Amsterdam's biggest clubs, Paradiso and AIR.
Milkshake is about one thing: freedom. The whole idea is to create a welcoming atmosphere in which any and all are comfortable enough to express their true selves without judgement of their sexuality, race, gender or anything else.
Taking place at the Westerpark culture park, the festival site features numerous areas with indoor and outdoor stages.
This year, look out for the Wham'bam Thank You Ma'am stage, an ode to the legendary George Michael.
Westerpark is a large municipal park featuring a theatre, cinema and event space. With these amenities, it is a "culture park" and hosts numerous cultural gatherings.
The nearest airpot is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS). Upon arrival take the train to Amsterdam Centraal Station (15 minutes). Here get on the 21 or 18 bus to Haarlemmerplein (3 minutes). The festival site is a 6 minute walk southeast from the bus stop.
Amsterdam Centraal Station is accessible from most European cities but may require a transfer along the way. Upon arrival take 21 or 18 bus to Haarlemmerplein (3 minutes). The festival site is a 6 minute walk southeast from the bus stop.
This is an 18+ Festival and you may need to show ID upon entry.
Both days the festival starts at 12:00 and ends at 23:00.
The festival site is equipped to be accessible for wheelchairs and has disabled toilets.