Amsterdam Roots Festival is to be enjoyed at various locations throughout Amsterdam. Besides familiar locations such as Oosterpark, Bimhuis and Pakhuis de Zwijger, this year new venues in Amsterdam Oost have been added such as Studio/K and Hotel Arena.

Oosterpark – Roots Open Air – zondag 8 juli
Oosterpark, 1091 AC Amsterdam – view the map here (from June 7)
free entrance

Sites of Memory – 22 June to 4 July
Herenmarkt 91, 1013 EC Amsterdam
Collect at the square.
Tickets €25,-or €20,- via this link

Togo All Stars – Pllek – Sunday, 1 July
Tweede van Swindenstraat 26,1093 VS Amsterdam
free entrance

Pakhuis De Zwijger – Rootszoekers – Monday, 2 July
Piet Heinkade 179, 1019 HC Amsterdam
free entrance

Bimhuis – Thursday 5 to Saturday 7 July
Piet Heinkade 3, 1019 BR Amsterdam
Tickets: €18,-/ €15,-
Thu 5 juli: Namibian Tales | Tickets
Fri 6 juli: Africa Negra | Tickets
Sat 7 juli: Ke Haber | Tickets

Studio/K – Roots & Stories – Friday 6 July & Saturday 7 July
Timorplein 62, 1094 CC Amsterdam
Tickets €15,- per day via studio-k.nu

Hotel Arena – Tarmonica – Sunday 8 July
s-Gravesandestraat 55, 1092 AA Amsterdam
free entrance

 

Directions Oosterpark
The address in Google Maps

Oosterpark is easily accessible by bike and public transport. Traveling from Amsterdam Oost? Then, the Oosterpark is in walking distance.

PUBLIC TRANSPORT

From Amsterdam Centraal
Stop Wibautstraat
Metro 54 direction Gein
Metro 53 direction Gaasperplas
Metro 51 direction Westwijk

From Amsterdam Muiderpoort Station
Citybus 37 direction Amstelstation – Stop Beukenplein
Tram 7 direction Slotermeer – Stop Beukenweg
Citybus 41 direction station Holendrecht – Stop Linnaeusstraat/Wijttenbachstraat
Tram 3 direction Zoutkeetsgracht – Stop Linnaeusstraat/Wijttenbachstraat

From Amsterdam Amstel
Metro 54 direction Amsterdam Centraal – Stop Wibautstraat
Metro 51 direction Amsterdam Centraal – Stop Wibautstraat
Metro 53 direction Amsterdam Centraal – Stop Wibautstraat
Stadsbus 37 direction Molenwijk – Stop Beukenplein

From Amsterdam RAI
Metro 51 direction Amsterdam Centraal – Stop Wibautstraat