5 Days Off is an electronic music festival based in the city centre of Amsterdam, at the entertainment area of the Leidseplein. The two most renowned music venues Paradiso and Melkweg host the annual festival which doesn’t only focus on electronic music but also on a diversity of art disciplines which manifest in the ever evolving club culture. Therefore the festival also collaborates with the Dutch Institute of Media Art, NIMk.
5 Days Off brings a cutting edge music program where headliners co-aside with emerging talents and promising new gems. From dubstep, to UK funky, from minimal to disco, the festivals aims to show a wide spectrum of what is happening in electronic music today.