Entries by Arianna

Santa Run Haarlem 2022

3 kilometer fun-run through downtown Haarlem. Run, hop or walk together for charity. By participating in the event, you donate to charities that reduce child poverty in Haarlem. You can join on Friday, 16 December, dressed as Santa, and run, hop or dance along with 2,000 other Santa’s 3 kilometers through the beautiful Haarlem city […]

Dutch Language exercise: Sinterklaas & Zwarte Piet

Dutch Language exercise: choose the correct answer for each of the gaps. Sinterklaas woont in Spanje en Zwarte Piet is zijn helper. De Sint is een oudeplanmanmaanbaanmet een lange witte baard. Hij heeft een mijter op zijn hoofd en hij draagt een rode mantel. Een keer pergevaarjaarpaardollarkomt Sinterklaas naar Nederland. Hij komt met een stoomboot. […]

Mama Comedy

Join us on Saturday 19 November at Mama Gaia Haarlem for our special performance MAMA COMEDY: a delicious international comedy night at one of Haarlem’s trendiest and most sustainable spots. Next to Haarlem CS, so easy to reach from Haarlem and surroundings. Our headliner Rogier Kahlmann will be supported by a line up featuring MC […]

Summer Comedy

Our Summer Comedy show will feature experienced and upcoming comedians of the international comedy scene. Join us for a Saturday night of laugther! Sunny square outside and Comedy Bar inside (so we can chill with a drink on the terrace in the break). Online ticket price: €11,00 (€ 12,73 including Eventbrite transaction costs); €15 at […]

Processionary caterpillars danger in Haarlem

The Municipality of Haarlem warns citizens to watch out for caterpillars. Oak processionary caterpillars can cause health problems in humans and animals. That is why the Municipality of Haarlem and Spaarnelanden investigate every year in June whether these caterpillars are in oak trees in public spaces. Anyone who has ever had the hairs of oak […]

Haarlem alcohol-free liquor store Nix & Nix ready to expand

The Haarlem non-alcoholic liquor store Nix & Nix has raised 750,000 euros in investments. The first non-alcoholic liquor store opened less than a year ago in the Grote Houtstraat in Haarlem. Now there are two shops and several pop-up locations during the holidays. Founder Wim Boekema is surprised and satisfied by the success of his […]

Haarlem Comedy Factory – Saturday Fun

Join us for the best Saturday night laughs and giggles. Five talented comedians will take to the stage to offer you a night full of laughs.   Enjoy a great English spoken Comedy Night in Haarlem with upcoming comedians and new material by established comedians from the international scene. Line up: Rogier Bak, Mikaela Burch […]

Noord-Holland bus strike this Saturday June 11th

The strikes in regional public transport are hitting Noord-Holland this weekend. On Saturday June 11th, 2022, more scheduled bus services will not run to and from Schiphol. Travelers in Haarlem, Amstelveen, Purmerend, and Zaandam, should also take potential bus stoppages into account. The strike is part of the relay strike organized by the trade union […]

The program of The Housing & Career Event this Saturday 21 May in De Koepel in Haarlem is complete!

The program of The Housing & Career Event this Saturday 21 May in De Koepel in Haarlem is complete! The program might still be broadened by a couple of more information points. With talks and information stands about Housing – Education – Health – Employment – Entrepreneurship – Finance – Relocation – Families – Going […]

Koepel Comedy

GREG SHAPIRO, one of the best comedians in the Netherlands, keynote speaker and talk show host, The voice of Trump in the ‘Netherlands Second’ video with over 50 million views all over the world is coming to Haarlem!. Together with funny Anthon Ramos, hilarious Hager, and Mikalea Burch and Maeva Dolle. To give you the best […]

Easter weekend in the Netherlands

This year the Easter weekend will be from 16 till 18 april. In the Netherlands, the Friday before Easter is a normal work day, except for the few offices that are closed. Easter Monday (Tweede Paasdag) however, is a day off. Easter has a long standing tradition. Next to its religious ties, in the Netherlands […]