Ostend Carnival and the Dead Rat Ball on the same weekend!
Year after year, ‘Oostende voor Anker®’ represents the ultimate pole of attraction for hundreds of skippers of classic ships.
14 February 1981. Marvin Gaye arrives by ferry in Ostend, together with his little boy, Bubby.
Over 54 million people all around the world have fallen in love with the characters, the story and the music that make MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good show!
In 1960 the Mercator sailed into the Port of Antwerp. It was refurbished as a museum ship in 1961. The Mercator has been a jewel in the crown of Oostende since 1964.