Experience the acclaimed Italian awarded movie “THE PLACE”, winner of the prestigeous David di Donatello Award and boasting 17 nominations, with a solid IMDB rating of 7. With English subtitles for accessibility. Join us for an Italian-themed meetup prior to the screening, where you can connect with fellow movie and Italy enthusiasts. Dive deeper into […]
Arianna was born in Rome, Italy and grew up mostly in Florence. When she was 18 years old she came to the Netherlands, where she remained till today. Arianna likes to make trips, discover Haarlem, taste good food, meet internationals and share experiences. Currently she is living with her hubby and 3 kids in one of the cutest little neighborhoods of Haarlem, de Vijfhoek.
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Tuesday will bring a mix of sunshine and dry spells before transitioning to rain and remarkably mild conditions starting Wednesday. Weather authorities KNMI and Weeronline predict temperatures reaching up to 16 degrees by Thursday February 15th, 2024. Despite a slight cool down next week, the weather remains unseasonably warm.
Get ready for an unforgettable month as we present amazing events this February. Join us for evenings brimming with fun, laughter, and unforgettable moments throughout the month: Thursday, 1 February, 8:30PM Haarlem Rooftop Comedy (PASSED) Friday, 9 February at 8 PM. Haarlem Valentine Comedy 🎤. Saturday, 10 February at 8 PM. Amsterdam Brewery Valentine Comedy […]
The Dutch Education Council has voiced criticism towards the government’s proposed measures aimed at restricting the influx of international students into the Netherlands. Expressing skepticism, the advisory body particularly questioned the feasibility of regulations concerning lectures delivered in languages other than Dutch.
Come and join the HAARLEM VALENTINE COMEDY. A Stand-Up Comedy Show for Lovers and Loners and everyone who loves laughter and giggles
Show your knowledge, make some new friends, enjoy good beer and enjoy a night of friendly competition. On Sunday 3 December, 7:00 PM. PLUS edition (intermediate/advanced).
Many Christians around the world annually celebrate Epiphany or Three King’s Day on January 6. It is a public holiday in many countries and marks two events in Jesus Christ’s life, according to the Christian Bible. The first event was when the three wise men, or kings, visited infant Jesus. The second event was when […]
The start of a year is also when people evaluate what they have done during the past year and what they should change in the upcoming year: the so-called New Year resolutions. Here are 20 very common ones, numbered but not intentionally ranked in ascending order. Which one is nr 1 for you?
Those crazy Dutch! Once you survived Sinterklaas, Christmas and dodged the fireworks during new years eve you think you can finally relax. Well, guess again. How the tradition started I don’t know but on the first of January masses of children, parents, elderly and mostly hangovered adults run in the the ice cold sea wearing […]
It is a Dutch tradition to eat ‘oliebollen’ on New Year’s Day. What’s that, what’s their origin, where to buy the best ones and how to bake them? Here we go…
From Friday, December 8 to Sunday, December 10, 2023, downtown Haarlem will once again be transformed into the coziest Christmas market in the Netherlands. After the huge success of last year, this year we’re taking it big again!
The fire that raged last night in an interior design store on Kerklaan in Heemstede was under control around midnight. The fire brigade largely demolished the building while extinguishing the fire. A fire broke out in the store’s warehouse around 7pm last night, possibly involving rolls of carpet. Local residents were called on via […]
They both work in the same sector, wear red, and have a big white beard. For Piet’s sake: what’s the difference?
Sinterklaas has been in the country for a while and tonight during Pakjesavond Eve he will be very busy. Maybe you will celebrate it too or have already done so this weekend. Is the Sinterklaas festivity actually also celebrated in other countries? Watch the video for the answer! (Jeugdjournaal)
The Haarlem Comedy Factory & DeDAKKAS invite you to the newest show of Greg Shapiro, known as the voice of the ‘Netherlands Second’ video and host on ‘Comedy Central News’ on ComedyCentralNL, and he has appeared on BNN-VARA, VPRO & ZDF.
CIAO A TUTTI! We are happy to announce our first EXPAT MOVIE NIGHT: an event to get together with other internationals and watch selected foreign language films with English subtitles. We start with a jewel: PERFETTI SCONOSCIUTI, winner of 13 Award wins & 16 nominations. Screening on December 1st, 2023 at 7:30 at ‘t Kleverhuis.
Join us for the best Saturday night laughs and giggles on Saturday 2 December at 8:00 pm.
Show your knowledge, make some new friends, enjoy good beer and enjoy a night of friendly competition. On Sunday 3 December, 7:00 PM.
Show your knowledge, make some new friends, enjoy good beer and enjoy a night of friendly competition. On Friday 24 November, 8:30 PM.
In this fun tour we’ll walk and talk along stunning views and hidden places while you learn why Haarlem suffered for its bravery, is now progressively enjoying the good life and for centuries has been Holland’s city of flowers. You will grasp the essence of Holland and Haarlems history and culture.
Sinterklaas had a nasty fall during the arrival in Haarlem.
The Sinterklaas news can be seen again on NPO 3 from Monday 13 November 2024.
St. Martin’s Day or Sint Maarten in Dutch is a popular children’s feast day in many parts of the Netherlands and it is celebrated on 11 November. Typically, in the early winter evening of 11 November, small groups of children can be heard going up and down the street singing songs and reciting poems.They hold […]
Join us for the best Saturday night laughs and giggles on Saturday 11 November at 7:30 pm.
Kunstlijn Haarlem 2023 two weekends dedicated to art.
Noord-Hollands Archief / The North Holland Archives in Haarlem has by far the largest provincial image collection in the country. Exactly a century ago, the archive was given control over all those prints, maps and drawings. A real treasure of images of North Holland. On Wednesday 10 oktober 2023 it was celebration time in the […]
The Haarlem Comedy Factory & DeDAKKAS invite you for our popular Rooftop Comedy 🤣😃 in our sustainable ”little theatre” on the Roof. This edition with award-winning comedian and our headliner Edo Berger, also known from tv (NCRV) and radio (3FM) programs and youtube.
You now see them a lot on social media: school photos of people from the time when they were just starting to puberty. But these aren’t real photos at all. Artificial intelligence creates a 1990s version of the person portrayed. This phenomenon is made possible by an app called Epik. Users upload a series of […]
Since Monday, the Israeli flag has been respectfully flown at half-mast outside the Haarlem City Hall. The city council decided to display the blue and white flag in response to the recent tragic events – including rocket attacks, mass casualties, and kidnappings perpetrated by Hamas over the weekend. Mayor Jos Wienen emphasized that the gesture […]
It’s arriving… Freaky Friday, on Friday 13th of course ;-). We are ready for it and for our Freaky Friday Comedy Show!