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Fri 13 February

Strictly Techno presents Oscar Mulero 4h set

Legendary Spanish dj/producer Oscar Mulero visits Rotterdam for a special extended 4 hour set at Toffler. This party is part of a series of parties, celebrating the 20th anniversary of Rotterdam’s longest running techno concept!

Sat 28 February


This year the Rotterdam based club organization Modular strikes down in BIRD for a series of very special events. With Modular Day + Night they present an indoor mini-festival in BIRD and Hofplein Station, that will last from 3 o’clock A.M, till 3 o’clock P.M. Twelve hours of Modular with names like Kyle Hall, Leon Vynehall, San Soda en Benny Rodrigues!

Fri 27 February

All eyes on w/ Tuxedo

All Eyes On is a club night dedicated to the musical past and future of electronic club music. A concept where both J Dilla, Erykah Buda, Frank Ocean, Floating Points, Theo Parrish, Joy Orbinson and James Brown brotherly come together. For this first edition of 2015 on Friday, February 27th we have Tuxedo, Mayer Hawthorne & Jake On as guest for a special dj-set.

Sun 07 February

Buddha’s Belly

Don’t expect a boring yoga class, but a structured musical chaos when DJ Blaize and the gentlemen of Team Hoog Tempo are coming to BIRD to build a party. Follow the path of Buddha’s Belly and enlighten your soul with the best hip hop, reggae, dancehall and UK bass.

Fri 06 February

The Love Below w/ Aquarius Heaven

After a short break, The ❤ Below is back. For the first edition we invited one of our favorite tastemakers: Brian Brewster, a.k.a. Aquarius Heaven (Wolf + Lamb, Circus Company, Berlin) He will be supported by The ❤ Below residents Moody Mehran, Pilou Louzolo and D-Ribeiro

Fri 30 January


Firma Zintuig is a stand-up comedy oriented event in Bird, where you begin your weekend wit laughter. This event is so successful that it has been sold out almost every edition for 3 years in a row. We boast award winning comedians and super talented musicians. Come celebrate the three year anniversary this coming Friday and laugh your ass off

Sat 31 January

Undertone at Westelijk Handelsterrein

After almost 5 years, Undertone has become an established concept in Rotterdam and surroundings. Through enchanting sounds and an unique atmosphere, we’ve created a new experience for people. We bring people together. And that is exactly what we’re gonna do on January 31st.

Sat 24 January

Oneshot Night## Bar Battle @@ Voigt Cafe

another big night at voigt cafe!! super selecta by ildome!! all disco hits from 70’s to 90’s strictly vinyls!!!

Sat 24 January

Soulbrothers Pre-City Drinking

There are lots of party’s in our lovely city Rotterdam but before you go there, come do some pre drinking with the Soulbrothers! On Saturday the 24th of January we are open again for the perfect pre-party of Perron, Toffler, Bar, Bahn, Twenty-Six, Blender or wherever you’re heading to.

Sun 22 February

Dansant Dimanche / A Day Time Dance Ball

No fuss. No stress. Just dancing. On Sunday afternoon from 2 to 6pm. Music mix (could be) from the ’50s till now. Anything which makes you wanna move and groove.

Wed 25 February

Spot. ░ a chilly affair

Slowly we make our way towards spring, but not before we enjoy the winter some more. To crawl up warm against each other, to make the ice melt and to dance to the dopest sounds.

Fri 06 February

The Love Below

After quite a long break we are back on Friday the 6th of February with the kickoff of a fresh new series of the ♥ below. Our home will be BIRD Rotterdam again. We start at 23:00.

Sat 07 February


SINE is vibration. Its the vibration of sound, the vibration of life, the vibration of energy. It is the vibration that opens people’s hearts for the present, and at the same time it takes everyone on an adventure to higher energy levels.

Sat 24 January

No Limit 90’s Party

Sounds like: the best (and the worst) music from the 90s

Sat 21 February

35 & Still Alive @ Rotown

35 & Still Alive is a night of dancing for anyone above 30 (or feels like that). Want to dance for hours, but not in the mood to get home early in the morning? Well, 35 & Still Alive is where you need to be. The doors will open at 21.00h. Don’t expect a night filled with “dance-classics”, it’s still Rotown ya know!

Sat 21 February


Step into the MPC time machine for another ride through 25 years of the best Hip Hop & RnB with THE SCENARIO by Boogie Friday.

Fri 27 February


TOPSTUK. is the newest gay-minded party of Rotterdam. With serious good music, surprising acts and a night full of entertainment. LGBT, straight with a twist, straight and gay-friendly. Feel the freedom to celebrate who you are!

For people who like to love and love to party. Let’s Celebrate. Together.

Mon 26 January

Australia Day Party

The truest bluest, fairest most dinkum, mad grouse house party in Rotterdam this Australia Day.

Sat 14 February

Discoflamingo “On a Love Journey” w/ Blonde, Karma Kid & More

On Valentine’s Day our tropical wind will return in Cultuurpodium Perron. We will shake our feathers apart, after a good and steady winter sleep. Expect a kissing booth, speed-dates and the necessary love potion to get you on the dance floor.

Fri 23 January

ONTBIJTBAR X O’NITEBAR X IFFR 2015 | 23 jan — 31 jan

During the IFFR 2015 the ONTBIJTBAR will transform in the evening to the O’NITEBAR. Meaning you can eat breakfast in the morning and during the day, and from 16:00 hrs you can go to the O’NITEBAR for beers, cocktails, meals from the Biergarten BBQ and some dancing!