Police with dogs and carrying riot batons were brought in to break up parties hosted by several beach bars at Bloemendaal, east of Haarlem, on Sunday night.
The event was so busy that police had urged people to stop coming to the resort area earlier in the evening because there was nowhere left to park.
It is unclear from the media reports why the police decided to break up the party early, but several people were arrested for failing to follow instructions and leave the area, a spokesman told the Telegraaf.
According to broadcaster NOS, the beach bar owners had asked the police to intervene because it was so busy.
On Thursday, police arrested several dozen people as fights broke out in Hoek van Holland, where the beach bar season officially opened.
First aid posts at the North Sea beach resort worked overtime to deal with some 200 people taken ill, due to a combination of sun, alcohol and drugs, the Telegraaf said.
— HartvoorBloemendaal (@HartBloemendaal) May 29, 2017
— Edgard Capriles (@Caprilioo) May 29, 2017
Thank you for donating to DutchNews.nl.
We could not provide the Dutch News service, and keep it free of charge, without the generous support of our readers. Your donations allow us to report on issues you tell us matter, and provide you with a summary of the most important Dutch news each day.Make a donation