Roze Wester Festival

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A four day event starting on Queen’s Day Eve, the 29th of April continues on the 30th for a celebration of Queen’s Day. Then, after a few days pause the monument is taken up in the national Memorial Day on the 4th of May with a specific ceremony at the site. Finally, on the 5th of May Liberation Day is celebrated with a spectacular outdoor party.

The annual Amsterdam gay pride always takes place in the first weekend of August and the Homomonument joins in with the festivities for three days: there’s the official Pride opening ceremony, there are dance parties, with acts and performances and a children’s festival on Sunday afternoon.

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