Not just Valentine’s Day, this February there are more events and things to do in Haarlem, from a climb to the sky on the Nieuwe Bavo to movies with English subtitles, to an international comedy night in an ancient Bathhouse. It’s also tax times as taxes have to be filled before 30 April, find in our list also a free webinar and free 10-minute tax consultancy by professionals. 

Things To Do In February 2022 in Haarlem

Here’s the overview of our events this February:

Kathedrale Basiliek Sint Bavo

Climbing the tower of the cathedral

What: Museum

When: Every day

Making your way through spiral staircases, vaults, church bells, the majestic cupola, you climb higher and higher through the towers to the light and a fantastic view on Haarlem and its surroundings.

More info & tickets

ttmtax consultation

Free 10-minute tax consultation for expatsHaarlem readers

What: Professional tax consultation

When:  Wednesday February 9 & Wednesday February 16

ttmtax offers 15 free 10-minute tax consultation sessions for expatsHaarlem readers on Wednesday February 9 & Wednesday February 16, 2022 via video conferencing, between 12.00 and 13.00 hours.

Book meeting


Saint Valentine

What: Lover’s Day. But it’s much more…

When:  Monday 14 February 

Valentine’s Day, the Lover’s day, everyone knows it. But what’s the history of Valentine’s Day? And what are tips for Valentine’s Day around Haarlem? Read our blog about Valentine’s Day in the Netherlands. Find also lovely Valentine cocktail recipe.

ttmtax tax webinar

Free Dutch Income Tax Return Webinar

What: Professional tax webinar

When:  Thursday 17 February, 7:30 PM

ttmtax will organise a webinar for expatsHaarlem readers. During this webinar, Thijs Meijer of, tax consultant at ttmtax will present information about how to file your taxes in the Netherlands. There will also be time to ask your questions.

More info & sign up

Haarlem Comedy Factory Comeback Edition

What: Stand-upcomedy

When:  Saturday 19 February, 6 and 8 PM

Do you like international comedy? The Haarlem Comedy Factory is back! And is thrilled to invite you to their first comeback show, featuring comedians from all over the world. All of this in the old, monumental Haarlem Bathhouse!

Support culture, support comedies and let’s turn lights on stage again!

More info &  tickets

Expat Cinema

What: movies with English subtitels

When: Sunday 13, 20 and 27 February.

A selection of the best international movies with subtitles in English at Schuur in the center of Haarlem:

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