10 Sep ADE 2023 | THESE ARE THE BEST PARTIES
Cloudy skies, colder days, and stormy nights, October is here and summer is over. In Amsterdam, you don’t hide under the covers. The biggest names in the dance and techno scene will cheer you up and make you dance during the Amsterdam Dance Event 2023.
Don’t wait around until the good parties are all sold out. These are some hot events that might warm you up in the colder days of October.
Bacardí x Filling Pieces – 19, 20, 21, 21 October 2023
Bacardi is known for some of the best parties around, and this year they are doing something extravagant yet again. By turning the Filling Pieces store in Amsterdam into a club! On Thu- Fri – Sat – Sunday, several DJ’s such as Patrick Mason, Jarreeau Vandal and Adiel, will play at Bacardí’s Club with mucho cocktails! This is going to be fun. Each day the music activation will start at 1PM and is free for everyone to join in for the music and to grab a drink at the BACARDÍ Bar or the secret speakeasy bar. From 18.00 to 22.00 all our music activities will be RSVP only. To get these tickets you need to follow @FillingPieces on IG and from Thursday the 18th of October they will share a link at 11:00 each day where you can apply for a ticket. Full = Full! On the BACARDÍ channels, you will find the password to access the speakeasy bar, which will change each day.
HE.SHE.THEY – Saturday 21st October 2023
After HE.SHE.THEY brings the most exciting queer rave to our home at Shelter this ADE, and they are celebrating 5 years on this date. you can expect the most weird and wonderful club kid dancers in all of Europe and, of course, the nicest, most open-minded and welcoming crowd on the dance floor. This is a party for ALL genders, ALL sexualities and ALL races.
Shelter / Adam Tower | 12:00 – 07:00 | €30|
DGTL: WE STILL BELIEVE BY THE BLESSED MADONNA – 21st October 2023
Returning on Saturday, October 21st – after an amazing edition last ADE – is ‘We Still Believe’, a memorable event hosted together with our beloved The Blessed Madonna. A fun-filled line-up with Bambounou, FKA.M4a, Palms Trax and Patrick Mason will make this celebration unforgettable.
NDSM Warehouse | 18:00 – 22:00 | €70|
BOTTOMLESS BRUNCH @ CUT TROATH – 19th – 23rd October 2023
This unique barbershop offers their famous brunch for just €39! Add €10 and you get unlimited cocktails! While you eat, you can enjoy Hip Hop tunes with some of the best DJ’s in Amsterdam! To reserve your place book online at cutthroatbarber.nl or feel free to come by on a first come first served basis. DJ’s will play until late, so stick around! They are also throwing an ADE party on Wednesday, October 18th, 2023, for an unforgettable electronic roller coaster ride. Let the music take the wheel as we delve into the mesmerizing beats and rhythms of Amapiano and South African deep house. And on Friday they serve you Carribean beats with CARIBANG.
Beursplein 5 | 12.00 – 21.00 | €39,- for food & drinks
AWAKENINGS X SOLOMUN – 21st of October 2023
If you dance the day away, you’re tough enough face the morning after. This event takes place during the day until 21:30 so you will be fresh and fruity for the next ADE party. Renowned techno DJ Solomun will play a 5 hour set and tickets are still available!
Ziggodome | Arena Boulevard 61 – 71 | 14:00 – 21:30| Price €65,-
AUDIO OBSCURA x CUTTIN’ HEADS 15th October 2023
Audio Obscura is opening of the Amsterdam Dance Event 2023on October 15. The Audio Obscura team has chosen the same location for ADE as last year: the impressive RAW Factory. Audio Obscura has been committed to putting the most prominent house and techno artists in the spotlight for years and this year again reveals a well-stocked line up with the most sought-after names from the scene: in collaboration with The Martinez Brothers’ Cuttin’ Headz. They will be joined by Chris Stussy and Benny Rodrigues for a special b2b, Beltran, UK’s Fleur Shore, and other leading artists feature on the lineup.
RAW factory |Joan Muyskenweg 39 | Price €64,- on ticketswap as the event is now sold out.
VUNZIGE DEUNTJES at AMAZE – 20st of October 2023
If you haven’t heard of this location – AMAZE, check it out. The only thing you need to bring are some good vibes. Expect R&B, hiphop, dancehall en afro-tunes, 2 rooms to dance and ganmes around. Not an official ADE party but one that is happening during the dance event so worth mentioning. Enjoy some tunes, score a cocktail at the bar and experience AMAZE at a reduced fee.
AMAZE | Elementenstraat 25 | 23:00 – 05:00 |
CRANE SESSIONS – 19th – 13rd October 2023
This club is rather special! Crane Hotel Faralda is one of Amsterdam’s coolest hotels. The Crane is a 50 meters high monumental building. Two panorama elevators provide access right into the 3 design suites, the studio and the spa pool on top deck. We’ve actually stayed here before which was awesome! Crane Hotel Faralda is located on the banks of the river IJ and directly opposite the centre of Amsterdam. The view from each space is phenomenal! They hosts different parties during ADE.
Crane Hotel | NDSM | 18:00 – 23:59 | Price: €19,- |
Besides the above parties, ADE 2023 also hosts Art & Culture events such as expo’s, talks and experiences. See the full program here.
Are you still looking for a place to stay during the Amsterdam Dance Event 2023? We’ve lined up these hotels for you!