Okay, so the name isn’t super catchy, but Amsterdam Dance Event Festival is a huge draw in the music scene. The festival will take place from October 19th through October 23rd. The shows will take place in 115 different clubs and venues and draw crowds of over 350,000 people.
This year will begin with something called “Scripted Orkestra,” which will be a unique collaborative event between producer Henrik Schwarz and the Metropole Orkest.
People interested in the music industry can attend talks held by hundreds of different speakers. Some of the main events include Molly Neuman (head of music at Kickstarter), Steve Bartel (CEO of Def Jam) and Anthony Saleh (CEO of Emagen Entertainment Group).
In addition to the incredible industry speakers, Amsterdam Dance Event Festival has dozens of artists on the lineup. Some of the top acts include Apollonia, Axwell Ingrosso, Ferry Corsten, Hardwell, Tiesto, Mike Servito, Martin Garrix, Adam Ellis, Bryan Kearney and Konstantin.Read more to see what Martin Garrix said about the festival: