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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…

The shrimp croquettes festival 2023

ACEG Wellington Hippodroom
Sat 14 Oct 2023 12:00
On 14th and 15th October, restaurants from Ostend will be presenting their own traditional shrimp croquette. However, there are no winners without tasters so a public jury will vote for its golden shrimp croquette while a professional jury will vote for their favourite. Tasting, enjoying, choosing.

The shrimp croquettes festival 2023

ACEG Wellington Hippodroom
Sun 15 Oct 2023 11:00
On 14th and 15th October, restaurants from Ostend will be presenting their own traditional shrimp croquette. However, there are no winners without tasters so a public jury will vote for its golden shrimp croquette while a professional jury will vote for their favourite. Tasting, enjoying, choosing.

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 Village 2022

Vissersplein
Thu 15 Dec 2022 to Sun 1 Jan 2023
The cosiest square in Ostend bathed in the Christmas spirit. Enjoy the Christmas animation, the music, mulled wine and Flemish gin. The Christmas Village is surrounded by more than 150 Christmas trees.

Friends in a Field: Conversations with Raoul De Keyser

Mu.ZEE
Sat 17 Dec 2022 to Sat 20 May 2023
Mu.ZEE invited the American guest curators Douglas Fogle and Hanneke Skerath to view the work of the Belgian artist Raoul De Keyser through the lens of a number of historical and contemporary artists from around the world. ‘Friends in a Field: Conversations with Raoul De Keyser’ takes the radical…

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…

Ostend Sailing Club: Phare East

The renovated Ostend Sailing Club is on the beach at Oosteroever (to the right of the East Dike). Many beach and water sports start from here, such as sea rafting, kayaking, wave surfing, kiting, dune orientation, beach sports... via The Outsider Coast. After the activities you can enjoy wonderful…

BEAUFORT 21 - Pillage of the Sea

On the breakwater stands an outsized ´cairn´, a small tower of piled-up stones that serves as an orientation point for hikers and has a spiritual significance in many cultures. Rosa Barba creates a sculpture from piled-up sandbags, as an imaginary barrier against the rising sea level. Each stone…

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…

Mu.ZEE – Art museum at the seaside

Once a department store, now Mu.ZEE.

Mu.ZEE is the only place in the world that focuses on modern and contemporary art in Belgium, from 1880 to the present day. Mu.ZEE would like to share its iconic building, its beautiful collection and the growing knowledge about it with you and as…