NETHERLANDS AMERICAN SOCIETY
OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
Photo by Thea Spronk-Lagos
menu icon MENU
feed icon facebook twitter follow
up arrow
Complete information and a reservation form for each NAS event is provided in the concurrent NAS Newsletter distributed to the membership. Locations, dates and times are generally confirmed, but are still subject to changes. Other events are posted as the information is received. If you are involved in promoting a Dutch related event in the Southern California area, contact us and we will place the information here.
NAS EVENT CALENDAR
KING'S BIRTHDAY RECEPTION
Saturday, April 28, 2018, 2pm - 5pm.
Location: Oak Park, CA.
A reception to celebrate King's Day at the beautiful home of our gracious NAS member hosts. Hors d'oeuvres and drinks, as well as saté, salad, kroepoek, etc., and dessert and coffee! Attendees are encouraged to wear something orange.
SoCAL DUTCH EVENTS
JAAR VERGADERING VAN NESSO
Zondag, April 22, 2018, 2pm - 4:30pm
Jaar vergadering van NESSO (Netherlands Social Service Organization)
Waar: Dutch Club Avio, Inc., 1557 West Katella Ave., Anaheim, CA 92802

Programma
2pm tot 2:30 pm "Social Hour"
2:30pm tot 3:30pm Jaar Vergadering
3:30pm tot 4:30pm Indonesisch Eten
Taart, Koffie of Thee

A.U.B. reservering maken, stuur uw check voor $12.00 per persoon naar Betty Verhoorn, 7419 Buell Street, Downey, CA 90241.

LOS ANGELES AREA DUTCH KING'S DAY
Sunday, April 29, 2018
Location: Shoreline Aquatic Park, Long Beach, CA.
Dutch King's Day flyer clip
Click to enlarge
Save the date as you are in for a treat:
HAVE A TASTE OF HOLLAND!
The closest you will get to Amsterdam (without having to be there)!
Celebrate the Dutch King's Birthday and enjoy an Amsterdam style outdoor party at the Shoreline Aquatic Park in Long Beach, with typical Dutch street food & featuring a Heineken beer garden. Fun attractions for adults & kids, Dutch style flea-market, photo ops, Live Music and Dutch DJ’s Dance Party. Wear Orange! The actual birthday of King Willem-Alexander is April 27th and is an official holiday in the Netherlands. In LA we celebrate on Sunday, April 29th, 2018.
For additional info and to purchase tickets, please visit: dutchkingsday.com
NAF SoCal CONCERT
Thursday, May 10, 2018
Mark your calendar to make sure you don't miss this wonderful annual event!

The Southern California Chapter of The Netherland-America Foundation presents its fourteenth annual classical concert.

An exiting evening with Vera Werkman (violin), Daniel Tibben (flute) and Carter Muller (piano), three laureates of the famous Princess Christina Concourse of the Netherlands.

Reception and concert: 7 pm to 10:30 pm.

Meet these talented musicians at a wine and cheese reception after the concert.

Venue: First Presbyterian Church, 1220 Second Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401.

Parking is available at the parking garage across the street.

Your generous donations make this free concert possible.

For more information, make reservations and/or donate please visit the:

NAF SoCal Event Page
29th ANNUAL HOLLAND FESTIVAL — GEMMRIG PARK, LONG BEACH
Sunday, May 27, 2018   10am - 6pm
Dutch King's Day flyer clip
Click to enlarge
The United Netherlands Organizations (UNO) presents the 29th Annual Holland Festival, Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Gemmrig Park in Long Beach, California. The Holland Festival has become an annual reunion for many families who bring their blankets and folding chairs to picnic on the lawn.

So come and celebrate our shared cultural heritage of Holland and Indonesia (former Dutch East Indies). Live music and dancing, authentic Dutch and Indonesian food. Heineken beer on tap. Arts and crafts vendors. Fun children's games.
MORE INFO - MAP
SoCal DUTCH EVENT RESOURCES
DUTCH-DAY Holland Themed Events in SoCal
SAN DIEGO DUTCH 'MEETUP' GROUP Monthly walks along Mission Bay, and traditional Dutch themed events. Members are from the Netherlands and Belgium, children of Dutch decendants, and people who are interested in Dutch Culture. Event information is restricted to members only on the meetup.com site, but you can find more details regarding special events on their new website.
NorCal DUTCH EVENTS
SAN FRANCISCO
For all Dutch events and more in the San Francisco area. Dutch language with some English.
DUTCH CULTURAL EVENTS
DUTCH CULTURE USADUTCH CULTURE USA For Dutch cultural events throughout the US, including, but not limited to, architecture, dance, design, dj, fashion, film, heritage, innovation, lecture, literature, media arts, multi-disciplinary, music, performing arts and photography.
NETHERLANDS-AMERICAN FOUNDATION EVENTS Events of the NAF (New York). Also see events of NAF chapters, Southern California, Northern California.
OTHER DUTCH EVENT RESOURCES
DUTCH IN AMERICA EVENTS. Listing of all types of Dutch events throughout the United States. There is an opportunity to list yours.

NETHERLANDS BOARD OF TOURISM. Best source for information on events in Holland.
OTHER EVENT RESOURCES
For all types of events in the Los Angeles area visit
L.A. TIMES CALENDAR
and
@LA

For destinations and events in San Diego visit
THE BEST PLACES IN SAN DIEGO
BECOME A NAS MEMBER
Become a member of the Netherlands American Society and enjoy all the benefits of belonging to a wonderful social organization: friendship, great events and sharing a common interest in the Netherlands.
© 2017 Netherlands American Society of Southern California, Inc.