The Hague events

The Hague events

Next to al lot of must see sights and attractions, The Hague also hosts a lot of different events during the whole year. We have summed up a list of some popular recurring The Hague events below.

An unprecedented wealth of spectacular floral displays planted in endless varieties, alternated with beautiful works of art. Keukenhof is unique, world famous and has been one of the most popular destinations in the Netherlands for many years now. The most beautiful spring garden in the world will be open from March until May.

Annually from March until May

The Liberation Festival in The Hague, marking Liberation Day, is organised in and around the Spuiplein. Each year some 750,000 people visit the liberation festivals held throughout the Netherlands. The festivals celebrate liberation, freedom, democracy and human rights. Numerous free events will take place during the day from 13.00 to 21.00 hrs..

Annually in May

Wanna visit one of the largest free popfestivals in Europe? Come along and join in the fun at Parkpop, every year at the end of June on a Sunday in Zuiderpark. The festival will start at 13.00 and go on till 21.30. Entry to Parkpop is free!

Annually in June

King’s Day is a national holiday on 27 April in the Netherlands and celebrates the birthday of the King. During the celebrations people dress in the colour orange. King’s Day is known for its “freemarket”, where everybody is allowed to sell things in the streets. Other activities during King’s Day are children’s games, music concerts and all kinds of street entertainment. .

Annually April 27 (King’s night April 26)

Within the top 10 of Dutch cultural events The Hague Sculpture centainly has the most ‘public’ character. The sculptures at the Lange Voorhout are there to see from June to August, 24 hours a day, at daytime but also at night when they are intimately illuminated..

Annually from June to August

Cool event Scheveningen, The Hague

Cool Event Scheveningen

Every winter Scheveningen is the place to be. The Hague’s beach resort will be transformed into a true winter wonderland called ‘Cool Event’. In front of the famous Kurhaus Hotel you will find a beautiful ice skating rink. Skates are available for hire.

Annually from November until January