April 30th is the Queen’s Birthday in the Netherlands, so many shops will be closed, but celebrations will be taking place instead. Check out the VVV and city web sites for more celebrations in your area.
29th - The birthday party begins on “Queen’s Night” with live music from 2000-2400.
30th – Markt: Events begin at noon. Children’s activities in the market start at 1300. At 1600, there will be a jazz band and the music will continue with other bands following until midnight. (Bagels and Beans will be open from 0928 – 1732)
On the same day the Park Festival will go on all day with tons of activites for children. This one looks like A LOT of fun and it’s FREE!