The Amsterdam Mamas Recommend Awards shine a spotlight on the best family activities, events, and services in the city for all budgets, ages, and interests. Nominated by parents, voted for by parents.

Presenting the winner of the category Best Party Services Provider in Amsterdam:


The combination workshop and outdoor nature playground Jeugdland is a place for children up to age 14 to explore, build, play, and celebrate birthday parties! Jeugdland emphasizes the hands-on exploration of the technology of building things. Kids can construct many things, including huts, go-carts, and pumpkins. At Jeugdland behind the Flevopark, you can book a  festive picnic table with unlimited lemonade and free play on all of Jeugland, or a fun activity or workshop of your choice. Don’t worry about the weather, because the party will go on even if it does rain. 

Honourable Mentions went to:

Cakeaholic Amsterdam

English Cake Lady

Little Star Fitness


Look for the Mamas Recommend window sticker, certificate, or online logo around the city, and you’ll be sure that the business or service you are using is tried and trusted by the Amsterdam Mamas community!

Photo credit: Images courtesy of ©jeugdland/Maakland.

Mary Petiet

Mary Petiet is an author, poet, and freelance writer. Her work is inspired by her native Cape Cod and her experiences in the Netherlands. The author of the recently released Moon Tide: Cape Cod Poems, and Owl Magic: Your Guide Through Difficult Times, Mary is also the founder of Sea Crow Press, a small independent imprint curating creative nonfiction and poetry to give her titles a home.