A Visit to Amsterdam for King’s Day Amsterdam
One of the highly popular events that many in Amsterdam look forward to with lots of anticipation and throngs their streets with lots of fun to ever grace these streets is the event, King’s Day Amsterdam. This event which is as well referred to as ‘Koningsdag’ in the local tongue, Dutch, is actually a fete that will be falling on each 27th day of the month of April and is as a matter of fact an open air celebration that is open to grace by all. As a matter of assurance, get to this event and you can be well certain to have such a great time at the event. And added to this is the fact that with the Amsterdam Nightlife Ticket, you can actually get to have the very best of the day and the festivity.
By and large, this day was formerly referred to as ‘koninginnedag’ otherwise meaning ‘Queen’s Day’ in honor of the birthday of the queen Wilhelmina who was born on this day back in the year 1885. When her daughter Juliana later took over the reign and became queen in the year 1949 and as well of the interest to have the day be a reflection of her birthday as well, she changed the date for the celebration to April date 30. When the princess Beatrix later on became queen, she kept the tradition ongoing as it was set by the queen Juliana before her. The latest change that came to the tradition was in the year 2014 when it was then referred to as King’s Day. Talking of the other changes that were effected in terms of the marking of the day, King’s Day as it has been known since the year 2014, is in the date which was as well restored to the former date it fell on, 27th day of April, a day that is as well the king’s birthday.
Orange is the color of the day and it is the one that is considered the theme color for all attending the festivity. The color is considered like so for it serves to express honor as well to the royal family.
You need to know of the fact that these festivities do not just end at the streets but as well go to the Nightclubs in the Dutch capital, Amsterdam, and for this reason as a tourist you may want to consider checking them out for more on the day. By and large, for as low as $10 you can actually get to make your purchase of the Amsterdam Nightlife tickets and have your access to some of the joints to have your time while in the city.