Oranjebloesem is an electronic music festival in Amsterdam. A King's Day party, this is for those who want to hear music outside of the mainstream.
To celebrate the birthday of Dutch King Willem-Alexander, Oranjebloesem offers a lineup consisting of genre bending DJs spread across five stages.
Adding to the party vibe, this all goes down at Blijburg Aan Zee, a scenic beach in east Amsterdam.
Blijburg Aan Zee is a scenic sandy beach in east Amsterdam on the shores of the IJmeer.
The nearest airport is Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS). Upon arrival take the train to Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA (14 minutes). From here take the 66 bus to Amsterdam, Peter Martensstraat (18 minutes). Blijburg Aan Zee is a 10 minute walk from the bus stop.
Amsterdam Centraal Station is accessible from most European cities but may require a transfer along the way. Upon arrival take the 26 tram to Amsterdam, IJburg (20 minutes). Blijburg Aan Zee is a 10 minute walk west from the train station.
Alternatively, the festival has set up direct shuttle busses running all day between Amsterdam Centraal Station and Blijburg Aan Zee. Check more info here.
The 26 tram drops you at to Amsterdam, IJburg, which is a 10 minute walk from Blijburg Aan Zee.
This is an 18+ festival. Bring your ID to ensure entry.
The festivities start at 12:00 and end at 20:00.