5 Days Off is the electronic music festival of Paradiso and Melkweg. For five days, Amsterdam's foremost pop venues are turned into night clubs to let the whole city dance on the best new sounds and enjoy the finest upcoming live acts. In five days, you'll be prepared for the summer festivals.

The fifteenth edition of 5 Days Off will take place from March 4 till 8, 2015. The program this year focuses on techno, house, electronica and beats music. Festival passes are now on sale, as well as separate tickets for the first events. At the end of January, we will announce the full program, including all live shows, club nights, an exhibition and film program.

A festival pass (passe partout) will give you excess to the entire festival including shows that are sold out. Festival passes can be retrieved at the festival desk.

The festivaldesk will be located at the Melkweg Expo (Marnixstraat 409) and will be open from Wednesday till Saturday from 18:30 till 00:30.

5 Days Off will take place at Melkweg and Paradiso. Both locations are located in the heart of Amsterdam, around the Leidseplein, 300m apart of each other.

Melkweg - Google Maps
Lijnbaansgracht 234a
1017 PH Amsterdam

Paradiso - Google Maps
Weteringschans 6-8
1017 SG Amsterdam

If you have any questions, we're happy to answer them! You can reach us by e-mail, Facebook or Twitter (@5daysoff). For info about the venues, please visit and