Gala Dinner

As part of our celebrations for the 40th anniversary of The British School of Amsterdam, the school will be hosting a Gala Dinner on Saturday 22 June 2019 at 7.30pm at the Beurs van Berlage (the old Stock Exchange on the Damrak). Parents, former pupils, former colleagues, former parents as well as other guests will also be invited to help us mark the occasion. There will be entertainment as well as short presentations remembering the past, looking at the present and thinking of the future. We will also be launching our Anniversary Book that is being finalised right now. We are excited that Chico Rose, a support artist of the DJ Afro Jack, will be providing music for after dinner dancing.

Ticket prices are €120 per adult and €90 for Alumni Students who are 27 and younger.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Carmen Spencer

Dress code

The dress code for the evening is formal. For the men this is black tie / lounge suit and tie. For ladies this is cocktail dresses (long or short). Formal traditional dress is also an option.

How to get there

The Beurs van Berlage is located at Damrak 243, 1012 ZJ Amsterdam +31 20 530 4141

By tram or metro
The Beurs van Berlage is easy to reach, both by car and public transport. The metro, trams and the train station (Amsterdam Central Station) are all within five minutes walking distance from the Beurs.

By car
There are also many parking garages nearby, including Parking Centrum Oosterdok (nine minutes walking distance) and Q-park parking garage De Bijenkorf (next to the Beurs van Berlage).


Smoked salmon with an orange-basil dressing, avocado cream and black crackers

Sauteed fillet of lamb and rack of lamb with steamed aubergine, grilled courgette and gravy and basil

Vanilla mousse with pistachio pain de gene, flan, blue berry meringue and blueberry jelly

Coffee, tea and sweet delicacies

Other dietary options will be available

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