Rooftop Days 2024

Here you will find all information currently published about the Rotterdam Rooftop Days of this year.

Festival Programme

Open Rooftops

Saturday & sunday

On Saturday 25 en Sunday 26 May from 11:00 – 17:00 you can embark on a journey through the Rotterdam roofscape. On each Open Rooftop you will find festival programme. A rooftop pass costs €9.50

Tours with guide

Saturday & Sunday

Visit exclusive rooftops with a guide. The Tours combine spectacular views with great city stories. Tickets for tours cost €12,50. Please note: Tours with a guide are Dutch spoken, so be advised if you are not fluent.


Thursday to Sunday

Film, theatre, concerts and more. The Specials use the rooftop as a podium and the city as a backdrop. Here you will find events that surprise you. The ticket prices differ per programme on offer.

programme selection: Language no problem

We’ve selected all programme that is not dependent on language or English spoken. Take a look here and buy your tickets.

More programme

‘Over de Bogen’

From May 17 to May 26, 2024, O. Festival for Opera, Music, Theatre, and Dakendagen are collaborating to present “Over de Bogen”: a walking concert where you traverse 2 kilometers across the roof of the monumental Hofbogen. “Over de Bogen” is the very first and the very last opportunity to take this walk before this rooftop changes forever!

International Knowledge Day: Rethink Rooftops

Anyone who professionally contemplates rooftops is warmly invited to join the discussion and draw inspiration. You can now sign up for the entire day.

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Volunteers make this festival possible

The best backstage experience is as a volunteer at Rotterdamse Dakendagen. Find all information and the button to sign up.