Face masks are mandatory in the open air in Ostend in the city centre. Click here for a handy map.

Winter in Ostend

Book your overnight stay in Ostend between 29 November and 5 January now and we welcome you to your room with an exquisite Ostend themed present:

  • Unique goodies
  • Free tickets and exceptional reductions
  • Delightful goodies and surprises

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E.g., 2021-03-02
E.g., 2021-03-02


Spectacular light show 2019

Adolf Buylstraat
29/11/19 to 05/01/20

A fairylike light tunnel covers the Adolf Buylstraat and four times a day this shopping street is the setting for a spectacular musical light show. Thousands of coloured led lights are a feast for your eyes and ears when you experience this light show in Ostend!

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Winter in the Park 2019


29/11/19 to 05/01/20

Santa's House 2019


29/11/19 to 05/01/20

Insta Walls in Oostende

29/11/19 to 05/01/20

Magical Christmas Tree


30/11/19 to 05/01/20

New Years' Dive 2020

Sat 4 Jan 2020

Winter in Mariakerke

Mariakerke is located right by the city centre. This Ostend sub-municipality is the perfect spot for a quiet holiday with your family or friends. During the holidays it will feature a fun Christmas tree maze and festive fireworks to conclude the season.

Christmas tree maze Mariakerke

Strandplein Mariakerke

21/12/19 to 05/01/20

Fireworks in Mariakerke 2020

Strandplein Mariakerke

Sat 4 Jan 2020

Download your free winter city map

Prepare to be inspired by every attraction the City by the Sea has to offer and stroll past all the “Winter in Ostend” top locations.

  • Discover all the winter locations

  • Admire the enchanting lights

  • Take part in top events in the City by the Sea

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  • on the best spots to eat and drink
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