Events in Knokke-Heist

In the summer there is almost daily something organized in (the region of) Knokke-Heist. Under which the various markets, folklore, music performances and various sporting events where you can look at or to which you can join.

Mountainbike Beach Challege

Early March

Unique Mountainbike Track on the beach and in the dunes.

Easter Dive

Doe mee aan de Paasduik te Knokke-Heist! Om 11.30h stipt kan iedereen weer op Surfers Paradise terecht voor de traditionele verfrissende Paasduik.

Kids Run, Ladies Run, Knokke Jogging en 10K


Begin mei


Elke donderdagnamiddag tijdens de zomervakantie kan je in het centrum van Heist terecht op de Folkloremarkt tussen 14:00 uur en 18:00 uur. Hier maak je kennis met oude ambachten, brocante, kunstambachten en streekspecialiteiten. Een unieke markt die een garantie is voor een gezellige, leerrijke en ontspannende ...

Flanders Sings

Flanders Sings is the community singing spectacle par excellence! Sing along lustily with many famous songs and popular folk songs in Knokke-Heist. In the special 'Flanders Sings' paper you can find all the lyrics. For the daring among us, there is a place on the podium at the cantor choir. Bring your ...

Lollipop Beach Festival

Beach Festival te Knokke-Heist.


End July

The Kneistival is a free festival that is organized annually since 1986 in Knokke-Heist. The festival takes place in July at the Heldenplein in Knokke-Heist. The performances are spread over several ...

Beachrun Knokke

Early September

The participants of the 2 km walk 500 m towards 'Het Zoute' go back again near the Casino Knokke and return to the Rozenlaan. They walk this round twice. The participants in the 5 & 10 km walk towards Heist until the turning point, ...

Evening market

Every Thursday in July and August

On a nice summer evening, take a stroll over the Knokke-Heist market. The weekly summer evening markets in Knokke-Heist is there during July and August on Samstagen from 17:00 hours. The market stalls are on the Zeedijk. 28/07/2018 @ Zeedijk 04/08/2018 @ Zeedijk 11/08/2018 @ Zeedijk 18/08/2018 @ ...

Nacht van het Zoute

Op de eerste vrijdag in augustus kunt u jaarlijks in de exclusieve winkelstraten van het Zoute terecht voor de Nacht van Het Zoute. De glamoureuze braderie met modeshows en andere events lokt elk jaar duizenden mensen. Palmen modeshows en andere animaties de bekende badplaats in. ...

Beachrun Heist

Mid August

Start and finish beach Heist west near Helenplein. - The participants of the 2 km walk 500 m towards the Knokke and go back to the start and finish area via the Louis Parentstraat. They run this round twice. - The participants of the 5 km walk go to the turning point near the ...

Art Nocturne Knocke

Second week of August

Art Nocturne Knocke has grown into one of the most important Art & Antiques Fairs of the summer season in Europe. Young art lovers and experienced collector alike knows to appreciate this night fair, with style and quality. Art Nocturne Knocke is exclusive enjoyment in a summery atmosphere at sea!

International Fireworks Festival


International world-class Fireworks synchronized to music. The fireworks will start every evening at 22:00 hrs. If you are planning to visit Knokke-Heist, this festival is certainly not to be missed. During rain and / or strong wind there is the possibility that ...


Early September

The International Zwin triathlon between Sluis (The Netherlands) and Knokke-Heist. The Zwin-Triathlon is a 1/4 triathlon with 1 km swimming, 45 km cycling and 10 km walking. The competition is open to everyone, from ...

Heritage Days

The annually held Heritage Days Flanders takes place in the beginning of September. Places where art and culture was emerged and experienced is the bottom line of the program again. Can't wait to see what's in the program? Then take a look at the theme notes in which the theme is presented. Already mark early August ...

Zoute Grand Prix

Since time immemorial Knokke-Zoute has been associated with a refined lifestyle in which recreation goes hand-in-hand with class, sportsmanship and refinement. In this weekend the Zoute will become the centre of the world's most prestigious car brands, both old and new.

Canadees Wandelweekend

Begin November

Tocht volgt de route van de Canadese bevrijders tijdens WO II via Oostburg, Zuidzande naar Knokke.