What to Experience in Westende: Events & Activities
Below, you'll find our selection of the finest events in Westende and the surrounding region. Especially in the summer, there are almost daily festivities, ranging from markets and folklore to music performances and sporting events. Yet, even outside the summer season, there's plenty to enjoy in terms of varied activities.
Christmas market & ice rink
In December, the days grow shorter and twinkling lights and candles can be seen everywhere. It's time for good food, presents, but most importantly... time for each other! Reflect on the year during a long beach walk. Will you be celebrating Christmas together in your cosy ...
Beer by the sea
Weekend in juni
The terraces on the sea front are all about the Belgian Beer by the sea (formerly Beer Weekend). You won’t forget it. Everywhere you’ll look, there will be beer. A weekend with a friendly atmosphere and a full programme. It’s a weekend you shouldn’t miss. Zeedijk & several ...
On a nice summer evening, take a stroll over the Westende market. The summer evening markets in Westende is there during July and August from 16:00 hours. When; - Monday 3rd July 2023 - Zeedijk, Westende ; - ...
Beach festival Nieuwpoort
The Beach Festival welcomes you to the picturesque Maritime Park in Nieuwpoort. With a captivating view of the Old Marina and the iconic lighthouse, this location provides the perfect backdrop for an unforgettable festival. Feel-good Vibes & Timeless Classics; Over ...
Tastoe is THE culinary event that takes place annually in Westende. The festival promises a flavoursome journey through the rich Belgian cuisine. Local chefs, food trucks and artisan producers come together to treat both residents and visitors to a gastronomic ...
On the Zeedijk, on the beach, you simply cannot overlook the Casino. Here you are presented with real rural life. Displays of farm animals and farming machinery, demos, a country market, degustations of local produce and plenty of animation are not to be missed!
Champagne by the North Sea, that can only be in Middelkerke. For years, a strong delegation of artisanal champagne farmers from the Epernay region has been heading to De Branding. This year too, several restaurants will offer ...