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.

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.

Salsa by the Sea

Lekker dansen op het strand met gratis workshops. Heerlijk met de voeten in het zand, zwoele latin klanken en zonnige gezelligheid!

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 ...

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 ...

Salsa by the Sea

Lekker dansen op het strand met gratis workshops. Heerlijk met de voeten in het zand, zwoele latin klanken en zonnige gezelligheid!

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.

2023

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 ...

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, in Vlissingen. We celebrate freedom with musical performances on various stages, with discussion programs and the ...

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. ...

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 ...

Cuisine Machine

Pinksterweekend

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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

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 ...

Night market Middelburg

August

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 ...

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 ...

Rescue Vlissingen

Zomer

2022 IS GEANNULEERD 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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Mussel festival Yerseke

Augustus

Mussel Festival Yerseke is an annually returning great party. With eating mussels and many other activities. In short, where you can spend a whole day in the mussel center of Europe, on the banks of the Oosterschelde.

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 ...

Vlissingen Zingt

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