Building for fun events in Eindhoven
The impressive VDMA-building can be found in pleasent Eindhoven. The most famous events in Eindhoven are the Dutch Design Week and GLOW and take also place in VDMA.
VDMA is located in the heart of the city, and a visit can be combined easily with shopping or grabbing a bite to eat in one of the nearby eateries.
The VDMA-building is located in the Vestdijk and crosses to some nice streets of Eindhoven. The Dommelstraat for example, where you can find delicious dining options. For lovers of nightlife, this is a great place too.
It also borders the Stationsplein, this of course is very useful for the people who travel by public transport. You must only cross the Vestdijk and you’re right in the shopping street. Eindhoven also hosts a Holland Casino, the PSV soccer Stadium, the van Abbe museum of modern art and Strijp-S: highly recommended as the creative an cultural heart of the city. There are various parking places and hotels nearby.
One of the most fun events in Eindhoven and also a well known and international event is the Dutch Design Week, where more than 295,000 visitors come. The DDW takes 9 days and is the largest designevent in Northern Europe with works and concepts of over 2500 designers presented. DDW distinguishes itself from other design events by focusing on designs for the future. The upcoming year the DDW will take place from 20 – 28 October.
Also a well known event in Eindhoven is GLOW. Since the creation of the lucifer (matches) factory in 1870 and the Philips light bulb factory in 1891, Eindhoven has been a “source of light” for the world and is nicknamed ‘the city of light’.
Every november the city becomes a fairytale full of light art. A route of 6 km, among other things the VDMA-building where the matches factory is located, is lit with the most beautiful light works of art. In 2018 GLOW takes place from 10 november to 17 november. If you are in Eindhoven it is definitely worth it to check if events are taking place in or around VDMA, during your stay
Address: Vestdijk 31T, 5611 CA Eindhoven