The North Sea Jazz Concert is one of the area's largest indoor music festivals
. It typically takes place at Rotterdam Ahoy during mid-July. It is a three-day event. People have described the music as if it were from all time periods such as, past, present, and the future. Even though jazz is the main music genre of the event, there is also, hip hop, funk, pop, soul, and blues tunes. There are over one-hundred performances to see. The festival is loved by many due to its exceptional music and fantastic reputation.