Heineken Music Hall
Heineken Music Hall (Arena Boulevard 590, Amsterdam-Zuidoost) — is a concert hall located near the Amsterdam Arena (its main hall has a capacity of 5,500 spectators; and a smaller hall, used frequently for after-parties, has a capacity of 700). Its main purpose is to serve as a podium for pop concerts for big audiences. Many famous international artists have performed there.
The Heineken Music Hall is also host to many electronic dance music festivals, alongside many other venues. Armin van Buuren and Tiesto, some of the world’s leading Trance DJs, hail from the Netherlands and perform frequently in Amsterdam. Every October, the city hosts the Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), which is one of the leading electronic music conferences and one of the biggest club festivals for electronic music in the world.