Events in Wenduine

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

Storm trek

The annual Storm trek takes place in Blankenberge. The perfect opportunity to get to know the city covered in an autumn carpet a little better. Along beach, dike and the green outskirts of ...

Ice rink & Christmas Event

An ice rink at the Koninklijke Baan-plein in De Haan. From the beginning of December you can skate there. The rink is open until early January. There are food and drink stalls, and various activities are organized. Everyone is of course very welcome!

Grilles sprats

Boxing Day

The "Tarpoenvissers" fishing club will hold their Sprat Festival on the day after Christmas again, according to an old tradition. The live sprats fresh out of the sea are transformed into deliciously grilled delicacies.

2020

Zeewijding & Processie

Pinkstermaandag

Traditiegetrouw wordt de zee te Wenduine gezegend op Pinkstermaandag. Centraal in het gebeuren staat het Heilig Kruis. De legende, dat het kruis werd opgevist door Blankenbergse vissers, wordt op passende wijze met woord en muziek uitgebeeld. Lange tijd nadat een stormvloed het Oud-Wenduine had ...

Bierfestival

Leisurely taste and enjoy some twenty beers, in the peaceful surroundings of Astridpark.

Giant Festival

July

A two-day folklore festival with a wink to the fishery. On Saturday evening, a giant procession with the participation of bands and more than fifty giants from home and abroad.

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 ...

Vlaanderen zingt

Flanders Sings is the community singing spectacle par excellence! Sing along lustily with many famous songs and popular folk songs in Wenduine. In the special 'Flanders Sings' paper you can find all the lyrics. For the daring among us, there is a place on the podium at the cantor choir. Bring your neighbors, ...

Vosseslag Festivals

End of July

A two-day festival in the downtown streets of the Vosseslag and at the Kennedy square. On Saturday it's all about the legend of Mong de Vos. In the late afternoon there is a procession dedicated to the life of Mong de Vos, and at night is the burning of Mong de Vos on the beach. Sunday there ...

Familiefestival Baai Baai!

End of July

Tweedaags festival voor de hele familie!

Retro Sur Mer

Every summer there is a weekend in Wenduine completely dedicated for the biggest Vintage event in Benelux: Retro Sur Mer! A whole weekend long the best of Vintage Lifestyle with a oldtimers show (pre 1964), dance classes, beauty parlours, hot swing DJ’s and ...

Belle Epoque festivities

Begin juli

A large part of De Haan still shows the Belle Epoque: the tram station, the town hall, many villas from the 'concession'. With 'images taken from life', Trammelant focuses on the daily life of the bourgeoisie and the villager from the Belle Epoque (Beautiful Era), all ...

Belle Epoque festivities Wenduine

Early August

A two-day international festival with street entertainment and numerous groups from all over the world, each time finishes with magnificent fireworks. Each summer, 'Boulevard' offers a high level international street theater!

Prawn festival

August

The flyer includes demonstrations of shrimp trawling, with trawls for the big ones and a little net for the little ones. Afterwards, all the delicacies from the sea are prepared. Furthermore, there is also a flea market, Line Dancing and an incredible fireworks show.

Ancient motorbikes parade

End of August

Start and finish of a tour in the West Flemish polders with motorcycles built before 1921. With participants from Belgium, France, Britain, the Netherlands and Germany. With several British Triumph H relay drivers, and other relay motorcycles from the First World War.

Zomerende in Klemskerke

Feest in het dorp! Dat wordt gevierd met ondermeer een barbecue, brocante markt, kinderanimatie, jazz muziek,…

Heritage Days

Tweede zondag van september

The annually held Heritage Days Flanders takes place in the beginning of September. Places where art and culture was emerged and experienced is the bottom line of the program again. Can't wait to see what's in the program? Then take a look at the theme notes in which the theme is presented. Already mark early August ...