The bewitching Candlelight concerts continue to illuminate one of the Netherlands’ most politically and culturally important cities. This season, The Hague will be able to enjoy a number of classical tributes under candlelight with some of the best music of the last decades. There’s something for everyone, from ABBA to pop rock legends Coldplay, Queen and more.
The light of thousands of candles will lend their gentle glow to create intimate and extraordinary atmospheres in some of the city’s most emblematic venues including Nieuwe of Littéraire Sociëteit De Witte. The concerts, which have proved immensely popular, are unforgettable experiences and make for a night out quite unlike any other.
Featured Candlelight Concerts
A blend of pop-punk, emo pop, alternative rock, and more, Paramore’s music is catchy and the group’s lyrics powerful. Discover what happens when the American rock band’s hits meet the classical form at Waalse Kerk. From “Still Into You” and “Decode” to “Ignorance” and “The Only Exception”, this captivating concert features renditions of some of Paramore’s most popular songs. Don’t miss out on the one-of-a-kind performance illuminating The Hague.
All Upcoming Candlelight Concerts In The Hague
Candlelight has been met with countless 5-star reviews since arriving in the Netherlands. Guests have said that the evenings are “a creative, enchanting, and new concert experience” and that “the performers were fantastic!”
“It was amazing! I’m a big queen fan so my expectations were high, but my god did they blow me away!!” – A Tribute to Queen
“Most amazing date I’ve ever been too.” – Vivaldi Four Seasons
“Amazing Artists ! One word: FANTASTIC” – A Tribute to Queen
“One of the best experiences that I had. Beautiful music, passionate playing, stunning location and charming atmosphere.” – Best of Ludovico Einaudi
Waalse Kerk Den Haag will be glowing and the light of thousands of candles will illuminate the white-walled and elevated-ceiling church as a string quartet takes to their instruments. The Candlelight concerts take place twice each night with two back-to-back 60-65 minute performances.
The charming concerts are perfect for romantic rendezvous, dates with friends and outings with your favourite people. Or, if you’re just looking to get lost in the sound of beautiful music in a unique venue, they’re phenomenal for that too.
Please note that the candles used are flameless and images are from various Candlelight concerts around the world.