This is a past deed

Together WeMakeThe.City

Metropoolregio Amsterdam
Amsterdam, Nederland

This is a past deed

During WeMakeThe.City (17-23 June) Amsterdam and its metropolitan area transforms into one big festival, for seven days: over 400 programs and thousands of visitors. This means that there is a lot of work to do and we can't do it alone. Because we build future of the city together. That is why we need your help!


We are looking for YOU:

People who would like to contribute to a better city by supporting various program parts, as hosting our Enthusiasts who like to contribute to a better city by helping during one of the many parts of the program. For example hosting one of the speakers, the build up and break down of specific events, checking tickets and many more tasks.

Let us know in the application form what you would like to do and what you find interesting. We will do our very best to find you the most suitable spot on the team!


What we offer:

  • An interesting evening training at Pakhuis de Zwijger on the ins and outs on how to contribute to the city as a volunteer
  • A free Passepartout for you and 2 friends
  • Free entrance to the closing party
  • A WeMakeThe.City T-shirt
  • The chance to add to your professional network


[When you work more than 6 shifts]


  • Free Passepartout for you and 4 friends
  • Invitation to the summer BBQ of Pakhuis de Zwijger


What we expect from you:


  • Helping out during at least 3 shifts (morning, afternoon or evening) during WeMakeThe.City
  • Attending one of the two training evenings in June
  • Characteristics: enthusiastic, involved, social, love for the city


We can't wait!

How about you?


If you have any questions, shoot us an email: volunteers@wemakethe.city.

About WeMakeThe.City

WeMakeThe.City is a festival that makes cities better. For seven days in a row, we will tackle urgent everyday challenges in the urban environment, together with audience and experts, spread across different locations in the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area. With lectures, film screenings, expositions, performances, urban expeditions, games, workshops, expert meetings, conversations, labs, maker spaces, and an attractive and active weekend programme for a large and wide audience. For Amsterdam, the metropolitan area, European cities, and the rest of the world.

Would you like to join us in making the city better? Learn more at the event below and click 'join" to sign up!