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.

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, enz.

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.

2022

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.

Liberation Day Zeeland

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

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 ...

Festival aan Zee

De volledige line-up vind je op de website van het festival.

Cuisine Machine

Cuisine Machine is het grootste culinaire carnaval van Nederland. In en rond de industriële Machinefabriek in het centrum van Vlissingen, op het terrein van voormalige scheepswerf De Schelde, vind je tientallen foodtrucks en eetstandjes, podia met bandjes en dj’s, springkussens en een hoop ander vertier. ...

Zeeland Beach Classics

Zeeland Beach Classics, an international top-level sport and business event in the beautiful Province of Zeeland. This event can be seen and experienced at the beach in Vlissingen. Meet your favorite top-level player, participate ...

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, nuts, leather, fresh sandwiches, pancakes and ...

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 ...

Beach volleyball tournament

Begin juli

With a cozy boulevard on one side and the beautiful Westerschelde on the other, Flushing's Beach is a top location to play at. Just like the many other sites that we do, this beach carries the Blue Flag! Along with the most hours of sunshine a day, and all the amenities ...

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, enz.

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

Early July

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

City of Dance festival Middelburg

End July

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

End of July

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

End July

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

Mid July

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.

Mosselfeesten Middelburg

End of July

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 ...

Ring Riding

Entire Summer

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 ...

Mussel Day Yerseke

Augustus

Mussel Day Yerseke is an annually returning great party, always on the third Saturday in August. With eating mussels, sailing on the Oosterschelde, a nice street fair and many other activities. In short, where you can spend a whole day in the ...

Night market Vlissingen

Early August

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

Festival DÆR

Festival DAER in Vlissingen: Thuiskomen maar dan ergens anders, namelijk dær! Dans, kijk, relax, uit je creativiteit en laat je verwonderen.. Samen creëren we een hoop gezelligheid, een fijne sfeer en maken we er een leuk feestje van!! Kom na het dansen op de toffe ...

Funfair in Middelburg

Early August

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

Sunday Summer Market Boulevard

End July

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 ...

Rescue Vlissingen

In 2021 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 ...

Folkloric day in Middelburg

Mid July

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.

Film by the Sea

End September

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

Second Saturday and / or second Sunday in September

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

September

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

Begin oktober

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 ...