Surprise Almere with your talent
Almere is looking for entrepreneurs, culture makers and a lot of talent for the Floriade-jaar 2022.
From the 14th of April till the 9th of October, Almere will be hosting Floriade Expo 2022. This prestigious horticultural exhibition takes place only once every 10 years in the Netherlands. The theme of this seventh edition: ‘Growing Green Cities' will be brought to life by the Dutch horticultural sector in collaboration with national and international participants. But most especially: all of Almere is participating!
During the Floriade Expo 2022, Almere will be one large open-air stage. We are offering a stage to entrepreneurs, artists, culture makers and anyone who can throw a party or organize something fun! From music to dance, from lectures to workshops, or everything in between; everyone is welcome to entertain the visitors of Almere Centrum and Floriade Expo 2022!
Do you have a talent, service, product or something else you want to share with the city and the visitors of Floriade Expo 2022? Then sign up using the form below!
Please note: In order to offer you a stage, it is important that you offer us as information as possible about your act, product, service or event as possible. Through the form you can send us as photos, videos and sound recordings.
The following subevents will take place during the Floriade-year 2022 in Almere. Is your cultural proposal a good fit with one of these events? Then let us know in the form.
KidzStad | Every second and fourth Wednesday of the month
During this subevent we introduce children between 5 - 12 years in a playful way with the themes of Growing Green Cities and Floriade:
- Greening the City: more flora and greenery
- Feeding the City: fair and better food supply
- Healthying the City: more conscious and healthier living
- Energising the City: smarter and greener energy supply
TheaterStad | Every last Thursday of the month
Every last Thursday of the month there are free open air theater performances on the Forum or the Esplanade.
MuziekStad | Every Sunday
Every Sunday there are musical acts in the center. A varied music program with local performances from choirs to pop and from classical to urban. Every week the location will be at a different square in the city.
Terrassenfestival | 14 to 18 april
The five-day terrace festival is the informal kick-off of the terrace season.
Life Style Day | 21 may
This one-day lifestyle event is all about your well being. Health, food, beauty and fashion are the main topics.
Urban City Games | 11 and 12 june
The Esplanade will be the place to be for young people with urban sports that symbolize pushing boundaries and creating their own style. Sports such as BMX, Tricking, Calisthenics and Freerunning, but also the Hip-hop culture that goes with it.
Ally Art & Architecture | 18 and 19 june
Almere shows its architecture with street art, architecture, city tours and an "Art Bazar". In 2022, art made from recycled materials will be the main them for Almere Centrum.
Please note: Joining Ally Art & Architecture is no longer possible
Almere Floats | 16 and 17 july
It floats in Almere. Visitors can participate in various water activities such as canoeing, sailing and SUP clinics. Various competitions are organized, including a boat parade.
Connecting Cultures | 27 and 28 august
Connecting cultures by food, dance, music, clothing and culture. Almere is home to 160 nationalities, of which many make an appearance with their culture and products in cooking theaters and regional markets.
Futuristics | 8 and 9 october
See future urban development, where innovations and sustainable developments are presented to the public.