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Wintery Shopping Weekend

Wapenplein
Sat 17 Dec 2022 10:00
During the weekend of December 17 and 18, Ostend is the place to be for all your Christmas shopping. The shopping streets are even cozier than usual. Your day of shopping is made extra special by the fun animation and musical acts. Christmas shopping couldn't be more fun!

Wintery Shopping Weekend

Wapenplein
Sun 18 Dec 2022 10:00
During the weekend of December 17 and 18, Ostend is the place to be for all your Christmas shopping. The shopping streets are even cozier than usual. Your day of shopping is made extra special by the fun animation and musical acts. Christmas shopping couldn't be more fun!

Ein Abend In Wien 2023

Kursaal Oostende
Fri 6 Jan 2023 20:00
First class musicians, elegance, virtuosity and opulence. These are the ingredients of the famous New Year's concert “Ein Abend in Wien”.

Snow White

Kursaal Oostende
Sun 8 Jan 2023 20:00
This enchanting ballet is ideal for families with children.

BOWIE LIVE

Kursaal Oostende
Fri 13 Jan 2023 20:00
Incendiary and stunningly accurate live performances of Bowie’s greatest records are performed by a razor sharp band led by the eerily authentic presence of the Rock ’n Roll Alien himself,  transporting you back through space and time to 1976 and 2004. This is your ticket to the Bowie shows no-one…

NIK KERSHAW

Kursaal Oostende
Thu 30 Mar 2023 20:00
Nik Kershaw exploded onto the UK pop scene in 1984 as a solo artist. A string of global hit singles – including ‘Wouldn’t it Be Good’, ‘The Riddle’ and his biggest hit, ‘I Won’t Let the Sun Go Down on Me’ – helped to propel him to 62 weeks on the UK Singles Chart through 1984 and 1985 – beating…

Rock of Ages

Kursaal Oostende
Wed 31 May 2023 20:00
Rock Of Ages is the hilarious musical comedy starring Coronation Street’s Kevin Kennedy as Bourbon Room owner Dennis Dupree. Playing alongside Cameron Sharp as ‘Stacee Jaxx’, Sam Turrell as ‘Drew’, Gabriella Williams as ‘Sherrie’, Vicki Manser as ‘Regina’, Natalie Winsor as ‘Justice’, Joe Gash as …

Rock of Ages

Kursaal Oostende
Thu 1 Jun 2023 20:00
Rock Of Ages is the hilarious musical comedy starring Coronation Street’s Kevin Kennedy as Bourbon Room owner Dennis Dupree. Playing alongside Cameron Sharp as ‘Stacee Jaxx’, Sam Turrell as ‘Drew’, Gabriella Williams as ‘Sherrie’, Vicki Manser as ‘Regina’, Natalie Winsor as ‘Justice’, Joe Gash as …

Rock of Ages

Kursaal Oostende
Fri 2 Jun 2023 20:00
Rock Of Ages is the hilarious musical comedy starring Coronation Street’s Kevin Kennedy as Bourbon Room owner Dennis Dupree. Playing alongside Cameron Sharp as ‘Stacee Jaxx’, Sam Turrell as ‘Drew’, Gabriella Williams as ‘Sherrie’, Vicki Manser as ‘Regina’, Natalie Winsor as ‘Justice’, Joe Gash as …

Rock of Ages

Kursaal Oostende
Sat 3 Jun 2023 20:00
Rock Of Ages is the hilarious musical comedy starring Coronation Street’s Kevin Kennedy as Bourbon Room owner Dennis Dupree. Playing alongside Cameron Sharp as ‘Stacee Jaxx’, Sam Turrell as ‘Drew’, Gabriella Williams as ‘Sherrie’, Vicki Manser as ‘Regina’, Natalie Winsor as ‘Justice’, Joe Gash as …

Elvis Tribute - A Night In Vegas

Kursaal Oostende
Sat 9 Sep 2023 20:00
The largest Elvis tribute show in the world on Saturday September 9 in Ostend! You can expect the most beautiful ballads and the most exciting rock & roll hits.

Mnozil Brass - Gold

Kursaal Oostende
Thu 14 Sep 2023 20:00
The “Gasthaus Mnozil” is in the famous 1st “Bezirk” (quarter) of the City of Vienna. Directly opposite the Music Conservatoire. Fate played a role, and in 1992 seven young brass musicians were lucky enough to be able to take part in the regular music series held in the restaurant under the auspices…

Johnny Logan

Kursaal Oostende
Fri 13 Oct 2023 20:00
Johnny Logan will return to Kursaal Oostende in 2023. As always, his fans can look forward to a fantastic concert.

TRIBUTE TO NEIL DIAMOND

Kursaal Oostende
Thu 30 Nov 2023 20:00
The Neil Diamond Project. A tribute to Neil Diamond performed by George Lotze and his magnificent ten-piece band. Together they let you enjoy Neil Diamond's greatest hits.

Carmina Burana

Kursaal Oostende
Sat 9 Dec 2023 20:00
Carl Orff’s monumental musical masterpiece is brought to life as a spectacular dance-theater adaptation.

Gift Wrapping Bar in the Feest- en Cultuurpaleis

Wapenplein
Fri 2 Dec 2022 to Sat 31 Dec 2022
During the Christmas period, shoppers will be able to have their presents packaged at the Gift Wrapping Bar located in the Feest- en Cultuurpaleis Shopping Centre. Our specialists will wrap your Christmas gifts in a unique Ostend wrapping paper. Do you prefer to wrap your own gifts, but are you…

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…

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.

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…

Kursaal Oostende

The building dominates the view at the Albert I promenade. The Casino, a design by Leon Stynen (1953) stands on the spot where in 1875 the first casino already stood. The latter was destroyed during WWII. After the war it would still be eight years before the current building was erected. This…

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…

KAAP | Oostende

IN 2010 Vrijstaat O. became a new centre for the arts, and the only coastal one. On 1 January 2017 the De Werf and Vrijstaat O. centres joined forces to become a single new centre for the arts: KAAP. This centre distinguishes itself through its focus on unique formulas based on Ostend’s specific…

Atlantikwall

The Atlantikwall in Raversyde is one of the best-preserved remains of the German defensive line, with more than sixty bunkers, open-air and underground passageways, observation posts and artillery positions.

In the entrance area you can view several restored collection items,…

The James Ensor House

This newly created experience centre contains James Ensor’s original house and five interactive adventure spaces. Bring Ensor’s paintings to life, admire his interior decorations and carnival masks, look through his letters and photographs and then take a peek at his authentic home and studio. At…