Events in Blankenberge

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

Funfair in Blankenberge

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

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Folkloric Harbor Festivals

At the Harbor Festivals in Blankenberge visitors can completely immerse themselves in the fascinating world of fishermen and fishing. There is a harbor funfair, and an antique and flea market where you can also try all sorts of delicacies from the sea. At the 'Scutefeest' you can marvel ...

Folk & North Sea Shanty Festival

Tijdens de Havenfeesten

An international maritime festival with the beautiful backdrop of the harbor of Blankenberge. The festival is free, and takes place in the harbor during the Harbor Festival of Blankenberge. As always, the ...

Ferris wheel

On the Lighthouse Square at the end of the promenade (towards the port), you can enjoy a phenomenal view of the port, the sea and the city centre. A 40-metre-high Ferris wheel guarantees you this magnificent 360-degree view.

Beachland

Beach Land, the biggest dance festival on the Belgian coast on the beach of Blankenberge-De Haan-Wenduine (next to the West Pier), has developed into the beach festival in Belgium since ...

Blessing of the sea

The traditional blessing of the sea in Blankenberge used to mark the start of the bathing season. No inhabitant of this old fishing village went into the sea before the consecration took place. This tradition still exists today.

Firework show on music

Fireworks synchronized to music. If you are planning to visit Blankenberge, this fireworks is certainly not to be missed. Music and light combined to create a breathtaking fireworks show. Every year spectacular. The event is free of charge.

Paravang Festivities

At the Paravang the Paravang Festivities are celebrated each year, and then the fisher's folklore come in the spotlight. The fisher folklore group 'The Vrye Visscherye' demonstrates old crafts and fish bakers let visitors sample freshly fried fish. Fans of folk games definitely have something to do with trou madame, ...

Flower Parade

The Flower Parade in Blankenberge is the traditional closing of the summer season in the coastal town. The Flower Parade was first organized in 1895 and therefore boasts a long history. The floral event is organized by the City of ...

Halloween Funfair in Blankenberge

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

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2023

Funfair in Blankenberge

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

Overview

Stationskermis - ...

Internationale Zweitägige von Flandern

There is the spring season, and there is the International Two Days of Flanders. The core of this two-day event will also remain unchanged during this edition: a beautiful trail along the beach, dunes and through the polders and picturesque villages. The theme of the village of the medal and badge, ...

Folkloric Harbor Festivals

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At the Harbor Festivals in Blankenberge visitors can completely immerse themselves in the fascinating world of fishermen and fishing. There is a harbor funfair, and an antique and flea market where you can also try all sorts of delicacies from the sea. At the 'Scutefeest' you can marvel ...