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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!

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.

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…

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?

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

Het Groen Lint

Ostend has more to offer than just the sea. Did you know that Ostend has a surprisingly green city edge? To strengthen that green city edge, the City had a master plan developed to connect all green zones and landscapes: The Green Ribbon. This green ribbon forms an attractive 35 km loop for…

Japanese Garden

Take a stroll in this magnificent 'Kaiyusschiki-style' garden and marvel at the various landscapes which unfold before your eyes. No-one would expect this oasis of tranquillity and contemplation so near to the sea and Oostende’s vibrant city centre.

The Japanese Garden is open…

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!

Ostend City Museum

The museum tells you Ostend’s fascinating life story and also casts light on its future. A host of objects, posters, documents and multimedia applications reveal the secrets behind the development of the city, its tourism, fishing industry and shipping. Discover the Ostend of former times and the…

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…

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.


Maria Hendrikapark

The Maria Hendrikapark is an area of about 45 ha situated south of the city centre. The park has a variety of different ponds, open grass areas, two playgrounds and the Koninginnehof with cafetaria and restaurant, rowing boats, pedal boats, a traffic park, baby-carts and a miniature golf course. It…

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…