On Saturday October 22nd AMF is celebrating ten years of transforming Amsterdam’s Johan Cruijff Arena into the world’s biggest club during Amsterdam Dance Event. As well as hosting an array of dance music’s leading acts, including Armin van Buuren, Brennan Heart, Martin Garrix, Tiësto, Timmy Trumpet, Topic and AMF’s very own II=I concept. With this year an exclusieve back to back set from Afrojack and Nicky Romero. AMF will once again be the stage of the annual DJ Mag Top 100 ceremony. For the tenth consecutive year the world’s #1 DJ will be revealed during AMF, marking a decade of one of the biggest, most influential partnerships in dance music.

Over the past decade AMF has become the certified must-see for any dance music fan coming down to Amsterdam Dance Event each year, becoming world renowned for their otherworldly stage production and unmatched line-ups. During its ten-year span AMF has brought some of the biggest names in music to their events as well as catapulted DJs into superstardom during the annual DJ Mag Top 100 ceremony. From Martin Garrix and Armin van Buuren to The Chainsmokers and Alesso, AMF has really played host to an extraordinary cast of stars. This 10th anniversary will be a testament to AMF’s previous highlights as well as a glimpse into what it has in store for the next decade, an edition not to miss out on.

Undoubtedly one of the most high-profile moments of the year is the annual big reveal of DJ Mag’s Top 100 list. The ceremony has been key to AMF’s success, gathering a cult-like following among dance music fans eager to find out who will take the crown. Past winners include Martin Garrix, David Guetta, Hardwell and Tiësto, who have all graced the stage of AMF at some point over the past decade. Tiësto, Martin Garrix and Armin van Buuren, all part of the upcoming line-up of AMF, took the crown a total of 11 times in the lists 25 year existence. The DJ Mag Top 100 has played an instrumental role in bringing dance artists to the forefront of the global music scene, with many of the previous winners now being at the top of the charts in pop music as well. The partnership between AMF and DJ Mag is a striking example of two industry powerhouses elevating the genre to the highest level it’s ever seen.

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Festival FAQ

Yes, all official ADE Festival events listed on the ADE website are accessible with your ADE Pro Pass (limited capacity at venues). When capacity has been reached, a one in one out rule applies.

A very limited number of events, including the Nils Frahm seated concert at Concertgebouw and the Eric Prydz HOLO show have had an RSVP list for Pro Pass holders. Only the RSVP grants entry to the shows.

For (individual) festival tickets make sure to check out our program and simply add tickets to your basket as you explore all events.

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Most festival events have an age limit of 18+ (and sometimes even 21+ or 23+), these are Dutch governmental rules which say that below the age of 18 you are not allowed to enter a club. Please double-check the promotors website to be sure you can enter the event.

We dance together, so please be mindful of yourself and each other. We expect an open attitude from our visitors towards other guests, regardless of their origin, gender, sexual orientation, religion and age. If you see or experience any unwanted attention, harassment or behavior of any kind that makes you uncomfortable, please speak out and notify staff.

Please keep in mind: we love being your annual host, therefore, we would like to ask you to enjoy responsibly.

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