Events in Vlissingen

In the summer there is almost daily something organized (the region of) Vlissingen. Under which the various markets, folklore, music performances and various sporting events where you can look at or to which you can join.

Boulevard experience

Proef, ontmoet en geniet van Zeeland! met verse streekproducten, entertainment, recordpoging langste mosseltafel van de wereld en nog veel ...

Market in Vlissingen

Throughout the year on Friday

The weekly market in Vlissingen at Spuistraat & Lange Zelke is every Friday from 08:00 to 16:00. At the market, you'll always find the best deals, fresh seasonal produce, beautiful souvenirs, and a pleasant atmosphere.

Vlissingen vintage

3 dagen rock and roll, rockabilly, vintage markt, oldtimers, vinyl beurs door het centrum van Vlissingen. Een festival voor het hele gezin met veel oldtimers, vintage markt, veel live muziek, demonstraties met vintage kinderwagens, kindervermaak, bikes, hotrods, ...

ZeelandJazz in Middelburg

The international jazz festival is held in the entire city of Middelburg during the weekend. During the four-day event artists perform, both professionals and amateurs, from home and abroad. Not only on a big stage in the Abdijplein (Abbey Square), but also in the ...

Zeeuws Orkest Zomerconcerten

In deze zomerserie speelt het Zeeuws Orkest met sopraan Anneke Luyten.

  • vrijdag 16 juni 2023: Grote of Sint Nicolaaskerk, Brouwershaven
  • zaterdag 17 juni 2023: Sint Bavokerk, Aardenburg
  • zondag 18 juni 2023: Grote Kerk, Veere

Five day beach marches

The five day beach march is a five day walking event that goes over the beaches and delta works of Zeeland and Zuid Holland. Two thirds goes over the beach, and a third over paved road.

Onderstroom

The city becomes an entire stage for four days long, with a mix of special theater on location, widely accessible street theater on squares, short and entertaining shows in tents and objects, spectacle, visual arts, music, circus theater and more. The festival offers more than 100 shows for four days, and examines the ...

Beach Volleyball Tournament

Every Thursday

In the summer, for six weeks long, every Thursday evening on the Badkoerier beach Summer Night Beach Volleyball Tournaments are organized. I Time: 19.00 - 21.00 hrs

Folkloric day in Middelburg

Ring Riding is a folkloric tradition where the ring rider sits on a horse and puts a lance through a ring. He gallops to a scaffold where the ring is attached to. In Middelburg it is practiced as a serious sport, even though it's a folkloric activity.

City of Dance festival Middelburg

City of Dance festival is one of the longest-running electronic music festivals in the world and elected as ‘’#2 Best Dutch Dance Festival’’ in 2015, ended in the top 10 in 2016 in the Festival chart of Benelux and is known as THE EDM festival of the South-West part of The Netherlands. The festival, which ...

Funfair in Vlissingen

Who didn’t like it as a child to be swirled around in a carousel or to get sticky from some cotton candy. In Vlissingen it is still possible every year, at the end of July. Opening hours of the fair in Flushing: daily from 14:00 to 24:00. On Thursday during the ...

Sunday Summer Market Boulevard

Vlissingen has been organizing various summer markets on the Boulevards for many years. On the market you will find several products: jewelry, clothing, perfume, greeting cards, beach towels, books, fish, waffles, sweets, nuts, leather, fresh ...

Mosselfeesten Middelburg

In juli kan drie dagen lang in Middelburg genoten worden van de overheerlijke Zeeuwse lekkernij, de mossel. Op de Vlasmarkt, het Koorkerkplein en het Damplein laten de horecaondernemers gasten genieten van zeer veel verschillende mossel-, maar ...

Night market Middelburg

The night market has been a great success and a crowd pleaser for many year. Due to its wide variety there is something for everyone. There are over 100 stalls at the night market. Add to that the festive lighting, cozy cafes, fine dining at one of the many restaurants, cheerful live ...

Ring Riding

Ring Riding is a folkloric tradition where the ring rider sits on a horse and puts a lance through a ring. He gallops to a scaffold where the ring is attached. In Vlissingen is it considered a serious sport, even though it's a folkloric activity. In summer ...

Night market Vlissingen

On a nice summer evening, take a stroll over the Vlissingen market.

Funfair in Middelburg

Who didn’t like it as a child to be swirled around in a carousel or to get sticky from some cotton candy. In Middelburg it is still possible every year, early August.

Vlissingen Zingt

Kom het feestje met ons mee vieren op het Bellamypark in Vlissingen! Start: 19:30 uur

Rescue Zeeland

In 2023 vindt de 12e editie plaats van dit spectaculaire hulpverleningsevenement. Het Badstrand en de boulevards van Vlissingen vormen van 12-18 uur de achtergrond voor demonstraties en shows. Hulpverlening op ...

Sunday Summer Market Boulevard

Vlissingen has been organizing various summer markets on the Boulevards for many years. On the market you will find several products: jewelry, clothing, perfume, greeting cards, beach towels, books, fish, waffles, sweets, nuts, leather, fresh ...

Folkloric day in Middelburg

Ring Riding is a folkloric tradition where the ring rider sits on a horse and puts a lance through a ring. He gallops to a scaffold where the ring is attached to. In Middelburg it is practiced as a serious sport, even though it's a folkloric activity.

Night market Middelburg

The night market has been a great success and a crowd pleaser for many year. Due to its wide variety there is something for everyone. There are over 100 stalls at the night market. Add to that the festive lighting, cozy cafes, fine dining at one of the many restaurants, cheerful live ...

Zeeland Late Summer Festival

Zeeland is bursting at the seams during the Late Summer Festival (Nazomerfestival). In and around the historic Abbey of Middelburg is the vibrant festival hub, the central meeting point. A daily varied range of small productions, concerts, dance, ...

Film by the Sea

Every September Vlissingen becomes the backdrop for (inter) national stars in film. During this period you can find the International Film Festival Film by the Sea at cinema Cine City. During these days you can see new movies ...

Heritage Days

Open Monuments Day is held every year halfway through September, when thousands of monuments in the Netherlands are free to the public. The participating monuments can be recognized by the Open Monuments Day flag as shown here. Open Monuments Day is organized to encourage people to know more about their historical ...

Jazz by the Sea

Jazz by the Sea is the Jazz festival with a sea view! It's an old style international jazz festival along the coast of Walcheren, from Vlissingen to Veere. Jazz by the Sea ...

Marathon Zeeland

In the first weekend of October, there are nearly 20,000 active athletes to practice their sport. It's the largest annual sporting event in the province of Zeeland. Start in Burgh-Haamstede via ...

Beach Motor Cross Vlissingen

The largest motor sport spectacle of Zeeland. Riders with international fame will fight each other in various classes. These incredible races can be seen on the beach and boulevards.

Whisky by the Sea

Eind september

Every year, Vlissingen hosts the 'Whisky by the Sea' festival. A whiskey tasting event with more than 500 whiskeys. Whiskey importers come together here to get interested visitors acquainted with their delicious products, or to reveal deeper whiskey secrets to the more ...

Ice rink in Middelburg

Early December to early January

From mid-December you can grab your skates again and show off your tricks on the ice. Of course it is also possible to rent skates.

Trekker Light Tour

Tussen kerst en oudejaarsdag

Ook in 2022 er weer een Trekker Light Tour op Walcheren! Deze zal plaats vinden op donderdag 29 december 2022. Wie versiert er dit jaar de mooiste trekker of ...

2024

Market in Vlissingen

Throughout the year on Friday

The weekly market in Vlissingen at Spuistraat & Lange Zelke is every Friday from 08:00 to 16:00. At the market, you'll always find the best deals, fresh seasonal produce, beautiful souvenirs, and a pleasant atmosphere.

National Museum Week

Begin april

During this Museum week about 450 museums are to visit. There are extra activities such as workshops, guided tours, tastings, children's treasure hunts, musical performances and the possibility to dress up.

Easter market

Every year on Easter there is a market fare on the Boulevards of Vlissingen. There are 150 stalls representing various sectors such as: jewelry, clothing, perfume, greeting cards, beach towels, books, fish, waffles, sweets, nuts, leather, fresh ...

Liberation Day Zeeland

The Bevrijdingsfestival Zeeland (Liberation Festival Zeeland) is celebrated every year on May 5th, in Vlissingen. We celebrate freedom with musical performances on various stages, with discussion programs and the ...

Ruyter Jaarmarkt

Vrijdag na hemelvaartsdag

Al ruim 40 jaar wordt in Vlissingen op de vrijdag na hemelvaartsdag de Ruyter Jaarmarkt georganiseerd. Een gezellige markt in hartje binnenstad. Ook wordt er die dag een standwerkerconcours gehouden waarbij door een jury bepaald wordt wie er van de ongeveer 25 ...

National Mills Day

Tweede weekend van mei

Since 1974 the event is held every year on the second Saturday in May. It is a day when as many mills as possible are running. The National Mills Day has now become an annual event. Besides turning and grinding, all kinds of activities take place at a large number of mills, from baking pancakes to music festivals. ...

Las Fiestas

Las Fiestas is altijd raak! Vier dagen lang eten, drinken, vertier en gezelligheid in en rond de Lasloods. Voor alle leeftijden (er is overdag ook van alles voor kinders) en alle smaken. Er is een selectie aan streetfood, er is een kermis met botsauto’s, silent disco, dj’s, een biergarten, live muziek, een bruin ...

Pentecostal market

Pentecost

Every year on Pentecost there is a market fare on the Boulevards of Vlissingen. There are 150 stalls representing various sectors such as: jewelry, clothing, perfume, greeting cards, beach towels, books, fish, waffles, sweets, ...

Middelburg VÓLkoren

Middelburg VÓLkoren is het grootste korenfestival van Zuid-West-Nederland. In dat weekend zijn tegelijkertijd op ruim twintig locaties in de oude Middelburgse binnenstad, op loopafstand van elkaar, optredens van allerhande koren en ensembles te beluisteren. De centrale locatie hierbij ...