Events in Knokke-Heist

In the summer there is almost daily something organized (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.


Begin mei

Funfair in Sluis

Who didn’t like it as a child to be swirled around in a carousel or to get sticky from some cotton candy. In Sluis it is still possible every year, at the end of June.

Nacht van het Zoute

Early August

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. ...

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 (~6 ...

Philippine Mussel Festival

End August

During the Mussel Festivities, there are the usual activities such as mussel cooking on the market, a fair where the middle class from Philippine will present themselves, various crafts, performances by brass bands, street bands, the presentation of the Golden Mussel and a fantastic flea market.


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 ...

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.

Christmas market & ice rink

Early December 2021 to early January 2022

In December, the days grow shorter and there are Christmas lights and candles everywhere. Time for good food, gifts but above all … each other! A good reminisce about the year during a long beach walk. Will you celebrate Christmas together at your cosy holiday ...

Light festival

At the first edition of the Light festival Knokke-Heist you travel along the planets of The Little Prince. One day the Prince leaves his plant to find out what the rest of the universe looks like and you travel with him. Along a 3-kilometre route and assisted ...