Gay and lesbian bars and clubs are located throughout the city, but you’ll find the most options near the Regulierssdwarstraat and Warmoestraat.Our team consists of young professionals from all around the world aiming to deliver you the best experience in any of our events!We picked out four of the most exclusive networks with a presence in both London and New York and ranked them by price, from cheapest to most expensive: Memberships start at £5.99 a month or .99. Despite having a reputation for exclusivity, Raya is the cheapest app on our list to subscribe to — if you can get in. Raya is allegedly popular among celebrities, and first came to public attention in 2015 when Kelly Osbourne's profile was leaked.
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Each current member can share referral codes with someone who they think would be a good fit. The app is linked to members' Instagram accounts, and rumour has it you are unlikely to be accepted unless you have at least several thousand followers.
Some clubs offer a reduced fee if you arrive before or midnight.
For live shows (especially at the Melkweg or Paradiso), it's a good idea to arrange tickets in advance.
These times are just general guidelines – if you’re planning to stay out late, double-check the website of the bar or club you plan to visit.
In general, Amsterdam’s bar and club scene is quite casual.
Whether you’re after electro beats, a live rock band, an intimate jazz show or something more obscure, Amsterdam is ready to party every night of the week.
Read on for a brief introduction to the basics of going out in Amsterdam.
Only a few clubs enforce strict dress codes – most notably Jimmy Woo and Escape (requirements vary depending on the party organisers).