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Autumn break in Ostend

Are you still stuck for ideas on how to keep your little rascals occupied during the autumn break? Why not head for the Belgian coast for a week and benefit from one of the many activities planned by the city of Ostend. In addition to a touch of Halloween, there will be a very magical atmosphere in town.

Er was eens... (Once upon a time)

27/10 - 01/11

During the autumn break we transform the Leopoldpark into a fairytale world full of elves, trolls, princes and princesses. Every day from 2 to 6 pm there are various street acts, theater performances, workshops and stories to discover. A fairytale walk for the whole family to enjoy. On Wednesday, October 31, the event closes with a super cozy nocturne until 8 pm. 

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Cirque Berserk!

26/10 - 31/10

Showcasing the finest in traditional circus thrills and skills, Cirque Berserk! celebrates the 250th anniversary of the invention of Circus by bringing this treasured form of live entertainment bang up-to-date in a jaw-dropping spectacular created especially for the theatre.

Combining contemporary cirque-style artistry with adrenaline-fuelled stunt action, this astoundingly talented international troupe includes over thirty jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, drummers and daredevil stuntmen.

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October Fun Fair

05/10 - 04/11

With no less than 75 attractions, the October Fun Fair occupies 4 squares in Ostend: the Wapenplein, the Groentenmarkt, the Mijnplein and the Sint Petrus & Paulusplein. On Halloween, the fun fair offers many extra surprises.

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Play village during the autumn holidays

26/10 - 01/11

During the autumn school holidays, Sportcentrum De Spuikom is transformed into a beautiful play village, full of attractions and fun things to do! Children born between 2012 and 2015 are welcome from 29 October to Thursday 1 November. Please note, parental supervision is mandatory to use the offered attractions.

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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—the list goes on. For the little ones, there is a challenging play area.

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