Amsterdam Winter Paradise RAI
December 18, 2022 @ 10:00 am – January 8, 2023 @ 11:00 am
Are you ready for the biggest winter event in Holland? The Amsterdam Winter Paradise is the place to be every year with lots of winter activities and a unique Christmas atmosphere. After a period of 2 years, in December 2022 it is time again for a Winter Paradise that is even bigger than the previous editions. Read all about the Amsterdam Winter Paradise here and enjoy this unique winter experience in the centre of Amsterdam.
The final dates and prices for the Amsterdam Winter Paradise 2022 / 2023 are not yet known. We expect all information at the end of October.
When is the Amsterdam Winter Paradise?
The Amsterdam Winter Paradise has become a tradition in Holland. Every Christmas holiday, the doors of this wonderful winter festival open. In 2022, after 2 years, there will be another edition. The fourth edition of the Amsterdam Winter Paradise will start on Sunday 18 December 2022 and last until Sunday 8 January 2023.
What activities are there?
This major winter event in Amsterdam is the ultimate winter experience. The Winter Paradise is bigger and more spacious than ever. This year, there will be no less than 3400 m² of ice fun. There will be fantastic shows with performances by well-known Dutch artists.
Besides the familiar activities, there will also be some new ones. Do you dare to go down the brand new Boomerang slide or do you prefer to stand in the new Après-ski village?
Every year, the Amsterdam Winter Paradise is full of winter activities. From a large indoor and outdoor skating rink, Ferris wheel, merry-go-round and cross-country skiing, it’s all possible at the Winter Paradise. Of course, you can also browse the Christmas stalls and enjoy the wide range of food and drink at the restaurants and food trucks. There are daily performances by well-known Dutch artists on the stage to make the winter festival complete.
During this edition of the Amsterdam Winter Paradise, many special artists will once again perform. Every day, the music stage is the place to be for artists and DJs. Please note: in 2022 it will be compulsory to buy a ticket for a specific day. Do you want to see a particular artist? Then buy your ticket for that day in time. Below the programme for a number of well-known Dutch artists. Besides these artists there are many other artists that perform at the Winter Paradise. (Please note that from 21:00 the event is only for 18+).
|Tino Martin||Ma 20 December 20:30 – 21:00|
Za 25 December 21:00 – 21:30
Za 1 January 20:30 – 21:30
|Rolf Sanchez||Wo 22 December 20:30 – 21:30|
Di 28 December 15:00 – 15:30
|Maan||Wo 29 December 15:00 – 16:00||Buy tickets|
|Lil Kleine||Wo 22 December 15:00 – 15:30|
Vr 24 December 15:00 – 15:30
Ma 3 January 15:00 – 15:30
|Xander de Buisonjé||Ma 20 December 21:00 – 22:00|
Do 23 December 21:00 – 22:00
Zo 26 December 21:00 – 22:00
Ma 27 December 21:00 – 22:00
Do 30 December 21:00 – 22:00
|Bilal Wahib||Za 25 December 15:00 – 15:30|
Ma 27 December 15:00 – 15:30
Do 30 December 15:00 – 15:30
Zo 2 January 15:00 – 15:30
|Emma Heesters||Zo 26 December 15:00 – 15:30||Buy tickets|
The Amsterdam Winter Paradise will be open every day from Sunday 19 December until Monday 3 January from 9.30 am. The activities are open until 22:00 and the ice rink until 23:00. The opening hours per day are:
|Sunday 19 December||12.00 – 01.00||Openings day|
|Monday 20 December||09.30 – 01.00|
|Tuesday 21 December||09.30 – 01.00|
|Wednesday 22 December||09.30 – 01.00|
|Thursday 23 December||09.30 – 02.00|
|Friday 24 December||09.30 – 02.00||Christmas Eve|
|Saturday 25 December||09.30 – 02.00||Christmas Day|
|Sunday 26 December||09.30 – 02.00||Boxing Day|
|Monday 27 December||09.30 – 01.00|
|Tuesday 28 December||09.30 – 01.00|
|Wednesday 29 December||09.30 – 01.00|
|Thursday 30 December||09.30 – 02.00|
|Friday 31 December||09.30 – 04.00||New Year’s Eve|
|Saturday 1 January||09.30 – 02.00||New Year’s Day|
|Sunday 2 January||09.30 – 02.00|
|Monday 3 January||09.30 – 22.00|
Please note: from 21:00, the event is for 18+ only and there is a dress code no jogging trousers.
How much does a ticket for the Amsterdam Winter Paradise cost?
In order to visit the Winter Paradise, you need to buy an admission ticket. This gives you all-day access to the activities such as skating and the attractions at the event. You must reserve a day ticket in advance. This prevents it from being too busy during your visit. There is a limited capacity per day for this edition so book your tickets in time! Tickets will be available from early November.
|Day ticket valid from 09.30 till closing time||€ 23.50||Buy ticket|
|Evening ticket valid from 19.00 till closing time||€ 14.50||Buy ticket|
Discount Amsterdam Winter Paradise with the Amsterdam Winter Card
An Amsterdam Winter Card gives you a 10% discount on the price of a ticket for the Amsterdam Winter Paradise. To receive this discount, use the unique discount code provided with your Amsterdam Winter Card in our ticket shop. You will then receive the following discount:
|Normal Price||Price with Winter Card||Discount|
|Day ticket||€ 23.50||€ 21.15||€ 2.35|
|Evening ticket||€ 14.50||€ 13.05||€ 1.45|
This discount is exclusively for buyers of the Amsterdam Winter Card. This unique Winter Card combines the best of Amsterdam’s winter activities and offers great discounts at Amsterdam attractions, museums and events. Check here for all the benefits of the Amsterdam Winter Card.
Because there is a limited capacity per day, tickets for this edition must be purchased for a specific day. If you want to visit the Winter Paradise on a specific day, it is important to buy your tickets on time. Look below for the current availability and reserve your tickets immediately. (Available from early November)
Where is the Amsterdam Winter Paradise held?
The Amsterdam Winter Paradise is held every year in the large halls and outdoor area of the RAI Amsterdam.
How do you travel to the event?
Parking is possible in the RAI parking garage (P1 or P2).
You can buy a parking ticket in advance for €13.00. If you wish to pay in the car park, you pay €4.50 per hour, with a maximum of €27.00 per day.
The RAI has its ‘own’ train station, Amsterdam RAI. This station is located a stone’s throw away from the RAI complex and is easily accessible by train from anywhere in the country. Follow the signs for RAI Amsterdam when you leave the station. For more information check the NS Travel Planner at www.ns.nl.
Metro 50, 51 and 52 all stop at the Amsterdam Winter Paradise! The stop “Europaplein” (line 52) is right in front of the entrance. You can also get off at RAI station (lines 50 and 51). Tram 4 also stops in front of the RAI. Consult 9292.nl for the best connection from your location.
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