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Tomorrow is the biggest party of the Netherlands!

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Muusers, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. Because tomorrow is Queensday! Every dutch person wears orange clothes and takes to the streets and canals for the biggest celebration of the year, the birthday of our queen! The drinking begins tonight!!!

    Some pics of previous years:


    Here's museumplein when it's empty:

    And when it's queensday:

    Beer beer beer beer beer!:hyper:
  2. StyleOverShow

    StyleOverShow Still Playing After All These Years Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2008
    Hillsdale, Portland
    Are you playing at one of these events? Hear that it is a partee!

  3. Oranjeboom to you then. :cool:
  4. Joe Gress

    Joe Gress

    Dec 22, 2005
    Pueblo, CO
    I miss European holidays. :(
  5. See what happens when you legalize?
  6. Nope, not this year. Bandless currently, but I did play last year.
  7. metron

    metron Supporting Member

    Sep 12, 2003
    Some of my friends are going to be there but sadly not me. I spent three months in Holland last year but just missed the big party. Enjoy! :cool:
  8. Oh man, I was there for Koninginnedag when I was 16 (10 years ago). WHAT A PARTY!

    All I can say is, I love being Dutch!
  9. WickedPissah


    Jan 22, 2008
    The Dutch seem like generally awesome people, and what a party that looks like!
  10. Bob Lee (QSC)

    Bob Lee (QSC) In case you missed it, I work for QSC Audio! Commercial User

    Jul 3, 2001
    Costa Mesa, Calif.
    Technical Communications Developer, QSC Audio
    I just missed it in Amsterdam last year.
  11. Fijne Koninginnedag!

    I wish I was there.
  12. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

    Sep 10, 2008
    Pomona, SoCal
    Sounds like fun, with the exception of having to wear orange.

    Orange tries too hard to be a fun color.
  13. XtreO


    Jan 2, 2008
    And here was I thinking this topic was about Sensation White. I'll leave now. [​IMG]
  14. IconBasser

    IconBasser Scuba Viking Supporting Member

    Feb 28, 2007
    Alta Loma, California

    America never has good parties. At least on the national level.

    one could count 420, but that's only celebrated by a minority of the population.
  15. MatticusMania

    MatticusMania LANA! HE REMEMBERS ME!

    Sep 10, 2008
    Pomona, SoCal
    Minority? What America are you living in?
  16. MakiSupaStar

    MakiSupaStar The Lowdown Diggler

    Apr 12, 2006
    Huntington Beach, CA
    I'm racking my brains trying to turn this into a phalex photoshop. Just can't seem to shake it.
  17. Hi.

    Have fun.

    Orange? I can think of one particular religious group being quite astonished as they suddenly "blend in" ;).

    As a sidenote, in Finland waterways/lakes and booze seldom go well together. Stay afloat.

  18. :eyebrow:

    You good sir, clearly do not get out enough. Americans need no reason to party. It just happens naturally. :D
  19. Joe Gress

    Joe Gress

    Dec 22, 2005
    Pueblo, CO
    Our parties are ****ing boring compared to some of the ones in other countries. Here, it has to be government approved, work approved, and on a three day weekend before anybody takes notice. Any other country, it's a saints birthday, and the whole country takes the day off.
  20. PDavyduck


    Apr 9, 2009
    Langley, BC, Canada
    Retail Sales Specialist for FMIC
    have much fun and a croquette or two for me!!


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