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Amsterdam Vondelpark sets world picnic record

Published on 22/05/2009

Amsterdam Vondelpark sets world picnic record

Over 430 people gathered in Vondelpark for a picnic on Thursday, setting a new record in the Guinness Book of Records.

Amsterdam – Amsterdam set a new picnic world record on Thursday, with 433 people attending an event in the city’s Vondelpark.

The new record has been recorded by the Guinness Book of Records.

The Vondelpark was also the scene for the previous picnic record of 352. The record-breaking event is an initiative by NMLK, an association that organises activities for people between the ages of 20 and 45.

Radio Netherlands / Expatica

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