In both in summer and winter Amersfoort hosts a number of festivals and events. Here is a short selection from the annual calendar:
MayKeistad Jazz festival (11 / 13 May 2012)
June - JulyHighlands Blues festival (1 & 2 June 2012)
Stadsgeluid: open air dance festival (8 June 2012)
Torenpop: open air pop festival (9 June 2012)
AugustDias Latinos: Latin-American music and dance (17 / 19 August 2012)
Spoffin Multi-Arts Festival: with, amongst other things, street theatre. (23 / 26 August 2012)
SeptemberInto The Woods: open air dance festival (8 September 2012)
Open monument days (8 & 9 September 2012)
November - DecemberSinterklaas – Dutch tradition of Saint Nicolas, especially for children.
Ice rink at the Lieve Vrouwekerkhof
Winterevening walks in the Zoo Amersfoort
Please check www.tijdvooramersfoort.nl for the complete agenda.