A Magical Celebration Along the Canals
During the darkest nights of winter, a magical celebration takes place along the winding canals of Amsterdam! The Amsterdam Light Festival showcases the unique visions of 20 artists from around the world through light installations you have to see with your own eyes.
From late November to mid-January, Amsterdam transforms into a vibrant playground of light and color, showcasing a captivating collection of illuminated artworks.
So mark your calendars and make sure to visit Amsterdam in 2023 to witness this dazzling celebration of light and art. Whether you’re a local or a visitor from afar, the Amsterdam Light Festival promises to ignite your imagination, warm your heart, and create memories that will last a lifetime. Join us and experience the magic firsthand!
Showcasing the Unique Visions of 20 Global Artists
Celebrating its eleventh year of lighting up the canals, this year’s festival seeks to inspire through the power of imagination. In the face of climate change and the pandemic, how do we envision a better future for all? See for yourself how this year’s artists have answered this question through breathtaking displays along the waterways of Amsterdam.
Choose from special Amsterdam Light Festival canal cruises and bike tours above to be immersed in this festive experience. The Amsterdam Light Festival tours come with a variety of Dutch snack and drink options to make your experience even more lovely. Book your seat online below for a very merry winter holiday!