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NYE DELUXE

Kursaal Oostende
Sat 31 Dec 2022 22:00
NYE Deluxe is back! This year it's finally allowed again: New Year's Eve parties. NYE Deluxe is back! During New Year's Eve, the Kursaal once again will again become the largest music temple on the Belgian coast. Countdown to the new year and then… champagne!

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Fri 27 Jan 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Sat 28 Jan 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Sun 29 Jan 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Mon 30 Jan 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Tue 31 Jan 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Wed 1 Feb 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Thu 2 Feb 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Fri 3 Feb 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Filmfestival Oostende 2023

Kinepolis Oostende
Sat 4 Feb 2023
The forecast for the end of January in Ostend? Cosiness everywhere! FFO, the Ostend film festival, guarantees broad clearings and a local warm front with wonderful film screenings both in Kinepolis and in CC De Grote Post. In other words, excellent cinema weather! Get warmed up for a vibrant city…

Winter in the Park 2022

Leopoldpark
Fri 2 Dec 2022 to Sun 8 Jan 2023
In the midst of the beautiful Leopold Park, visitors will be able to ice skate on the pond, which will be surrounded by over 50 wooden stalls selling typical Christmas products. For the first time, the ice skating rink is covered, so you can have fun on the ice in all weather conditions! During the…

Santa's House

Wapenplein
Fri 2 Dec 2022 to Sun 8 Jan 2023
Have you always wanted to know what Santa’s House looks like? This autumn, you will find his little house on Ostend’s Wapenplein once again. Santa’s House is the ideal spot to take your Christmas photo.

Sapin Magique

Wapenplein
Fri 2 Dec 2022 to Sun 8 Jan 2023
Fun guaranteed on this special fairground attraction! A giant, revolving Christmas tree immediately takes you into higher Christmas realms. How many turns do you dare to take?

Christmas Tree Maze

Fri 23 Dec 2022 to Sun 8 Jan 2023
During the holidays the beach at Mariakerke will be enlivened by a mysterious maze made up of 500 Christmas trees. This illuminated maze is a treat for all ages! Free admittance

Ensor walk

Download the app and take the brand-new Ensor-themed walk to visit all the locations that were significant to the life and work of James Ensor. You will be given information and will be able to see things for yourself at each of these places, using the latest high-tech. Young and older Ensor fans…

The Crystal Ship - Street Art in Ostend

Discover “The Crystal Ship” in Ostend: renowned and world-famous artists make enormous paintings on walls as well as fantastic art installations in open spaces.

Hangtime

1,000 square metres of trampolines, a huge ball bath, and a challenging play area for the little ones, all connected by an inspiring coffee bar: that is the definition of Hangtime!
In addition to the trampolines, we offer heaps of extras: basketball hoops, dodgeball trampolines, foam pits…

TikTokTour

Ostend has its own TikTokTour now! This crazy TikTok tour takes you to ten highlights of our lovely City by the Sea where you can recreate fun TikTok videos.
Get your free TikTokTour at the Ostend Tourist Information Centre or download it here!

Skatebowl De Velodroom

The Velodrome is more than just a mega cool skate spot, there is also plenty of room to chill out in the grass. Besides the skate bowl, there is also a graffiti zone. The Velodrome is the place to be if you ask us. Sweet lines, soft curves, sturdy, a beautiful whole and a great challenge!…

Lunapark Reflex

Lunapark Reflex Oostende behoort sinds jaar en dag tot de grootste Arcade speelhallen in België. Met jaarlijks vernieuwende spelen willen we onze klanten blijven boeien.
Er is zowel voor de kleintjes als voor de groteren een uitgebreid assortiment aan amusement. Zowel voor de avonturiers in…

Dikke Mathille

The Leopold II-laan curves gracefully around the most famous sculpture of a woman in Oostende: De Zee (The Sea). Although Reclining Nude is another name for this lady the locals always refer to her as ‘Dikke Mathille’ (Fat Mathille). Grard emphasised the volume of the full, round forms. In De Zee…

Herdenkingsmonument HMS Vindictive

In May 2013, the restored bow of the HMS VIndictive was given a prominent place on the east bank of the port of Ostend.
During the night of 9 to 10 May 1918, the British attempted to use the HMS Vindictive to block the port of Ostend and thus prevent passage of German submarines to the North…

Floral Clock

Floral Clock. A special creation in which a total number of about 20 000 plants are used to form a unique palette of colour.
The date - made of flowers - is adjusted every day during the summer months.


Seamen's Memorial

The Seamen's Memorial (1953) can be found on the Zeeheldenplein. Each year the numerous fishermen from Oostende who died at sea are commemorated. This was also the location of the first lighthouse in Oostende (1771).

Lighthouse Lange Nelle

Lighthouse "Lange Nelle" :
The famous lighthouse is the fourth one in the history of Oostende and the third one on this location. It was built between 1947 and 1949, rises 65 metres above the sea and guides the fishermen safely in the Ostend harbour.
The lighthouse is not open to the…

Venetian Galleries

In 1900, Belgian King Leopold II commissioned architect Henri Maquet to design the first royal gallery: an L-shaped, closed and covered walkway between the royal villa and a large octagonal salon. Nowadays it is known by the name ‘Venetian Galleries’, referring to Venice’s classicist architecture…

Chalet mini golf

While walking, you will encounter 21 obstacles in a park full of flowers and plants, ponds, rocks, waterfalls, etc.

Surrounded by greenery in the middle of Leopold Park, you can enjoy a snack and a drink on the terrace or inside the brasserie-tearoom. In addition, the playground…