Story Starters

After a very successful first edition of Story Starters in The Boathouse Kralingen Rotterdam, it is time to take it to the next level. During the week of Amsterdam Dance Event, Story Starters will grace the public with its presence again in the highly regarded venue ‘Maïa’. On Friday the 20th of October, you can expect exceptional tech house to fill the dancefloor. Prepare yourself to write your own story in a night filled with memories and an international line-up to keep you moving. Story Starters is known to bring the heat after the first edition! So, come turn a new page in ‘Maïa’ on Friday October 20th during Amsterdam Dance Event with Story Starters!

Festival FAQ

ADE23: we’re ready. The program is complete! The countdown can officially start, with 2.900+ artists and 1.000+ events & initiatives on the roster. Check out the ADE Program page to discover everything on offer for ADE 2023.

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