Like in many other cities around the world, numerous food events have been popping up in and around Amsterdam. They are fun especially in the summer, when the weather is nice. So here’s our selection for summer 2014:
The NeighbourFood Market
The NeighbourFood Market is kind of a flea market of caterers, all making different kinds of food from all around the world to be consumed right then and there. It takes place once a month on a Sunday at the Westergasfabriek.
Dates: Sunday 18 May, Sunday 15 June, Sunday 27 July, and Sunday 17 August
The Pure Markt takes place every last Sunday from 11am to 6pm of the month Park Frankendael. It’s focused on producers of organic and regional food products.
Dates: Sunday 25 May, Saturday 29 June, Sunday 27 July, and Sunday 31 August
The rolling kitchens festival brings all sorts of food carts to the Westergasfabriek for a weekend of yummy street food.
Dates: Wednesday 28 May – Sunday 1 June
Website: rollendekeukens.nl (Dutch only)
Taste brings together some of the best chefs of the city for a weekend of cooking and sampling. Admission is € 9,50 and a taste of a signature dish of restaurants like Michelin stars &samhoud places or Aan de Poel as well as many others is between € 5 and € 7,50.
Dates: Thursday 15 May – Sunday 18 May