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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, the Leopold Park will be turned into a fairy-tale world with elves, trolls, princes and princesses. Each day, you will be able to discover various street acts, plays, workshops and stories between 2 pm and 6 pm. In short, take part in a fairy-tale promenade with the entire family. On Wednesday 31 October, there will be a special evening event 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

The October fun fair will be occupying four marketplaces in Ostend: the Wapenplein, the Groentemarkt, the Mijnplein and the Sint-Petrus- en Paulusplein. In total, there will be no less than 75 attractions.

During Halloween, you will be able to discover lots of surprising features.

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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 wonderful play village, brimming with fun things to do and attractions! Children born between 2012 and 2015 can come here at no charge from 29 October to Thursday, 1 November.

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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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