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.

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 ...

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 ...

Radio 538 aan Zee

Meer informatie volgt binnenkort. Zaterdag 12 september 2020: Radio 538 Feest @ Badstrand van 14:00 tot 23:00 uur

Festival aan Zee

Line up o.a.: » Snollebollekes » Paul Elstak » The Partysquad » DJ Biggi De volledige line-up vind je op de website van het festival.

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 attracts around 30,000 ...

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

Just like last year, there is a big whiskey tasting event with more than 500 whiskeys in the Arsenaal Theater. Whiskey importers come together here to get interested visitors acquainted with their delicious products, or to reveal deeper whiskey secrets to the more experienced crowd. There are also so-called master classes, ...

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.

Strandcross Zoutelande

De jaarlijkse beachmotocross die op het strand van Zoutelande wordt gehouden heeft altijd een groot deelnemersveld. Er gaan ongeveer 90 solo- en 30 quadrijders van start. Een bloedstollend en uitdagend spektakel van quads en motoren op de ...

Arrival of Saint Nicholas

The tradition of Saint Nicholas bringing gifts to children, celebrated in many countries, is an extraordinary occasion in Vlissingen. Saint Nicholas arrives surrounded by his servants. Later, the whole parade in a festive way accompanies him to the city center. Children greet the procession. Customarily candies ...

Christmas Market

In December, the days grow shorter and there are Christmas lights and candles everywhere. Time for good food, gifts but above all … each other! A good reminisce about the year during a long beach walk. Will you celebrate Christmas together at your cosy holiday ...

Wonderstad & Wonderstroom

December is jaarlijks een ongekend feestelijke maand in Vlissingen! Onder de naam Vlissingen Wonderstad vinden er zeer diverse activiteiten plaats in Vlissingen. ...

New Year's Eve

See in the New Year with family or friends in Vlissingen! A good reminisce about the year during a long beach walk and then it is time for games, doughnuts, apple turnovers and champagne! Will you celebrate New Year’s Eve together at your cosy holiday ...


New Year's Day plunge

On the first on January the annual New Year's Dive is organized in Vlissingen, which has been since 1996. This traditional event creates a lot of fun on several beaches each year on 1 January. Start 2020: 13:30 hrs

Easter market

Easter Sunday

Every year on Easter Sunday there is a market place 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 ...

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 ...

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

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


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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

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.

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


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 ...