Living shop windows

Dat for 2022 not known yet

The Delft Living Shop Windows Day has been decorating the historic center since 2009. The Living Shop Windows Day 2021 will take place on Saturday the 3rd of April. In the beautiful setting of Delft, many shops are provided with living shop windows and every year there is a different theme.  The windows can be admired between 13:00 and 16:30.

Kom in de kas 

April 2nd and 3rd 2022

Kom in de kas (Come into the greenhouse) is the largest public event of the Dutch Greenhouse Horticulture. Hundreds of fruit, flower and plant breeders open their doors this weekend to welcoming the public. In several regions across the Netherlands, the public can come and see what's happening in the glass greenhouses

National Museum week 

4th - 10th of April 2022

In this week activities and events are held in the different museums. For more information check this link or visite the website of the museum you would like to go.

The Marathon of Rotterdam 

11 and 12 April 2022

The Marathon Rotterdam has been the biggest one-day sporting event in the Netherlands. The world's top athletes will be at the start on the bustling Coolsingel, alongside thousands of other runners who will also triumph, each in their own unique way. read more 

King's Day 

27 April 2022

King's Day (Koningsdag) is the day we celebrrate the birthday of King Willem-Alexander


24 March - 15 May 2022

Keukenhof is unique, world famous, and for sixty years one of the most popular destinations in the Netherlands. Nowhere can be found so much colour and odor as at Keukenhof, where more than 7 million flowers are a nice backdrop for beautiful photos. Come to Keukenhof and enjoy the ultimate spring feeling, wonderful art, the surprising inspiration gardens and the many flower shows. Read more..

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Daily City Walk through Delft

Walk with a guide along the canals of Delft and listen to the century old story behind the buildings and their residents, from Johannes Vermeer till the grave of the Dutch Royal Family. Be enchanted by the charm of Delft. You can make a reservation via the website of Happy Day Tours


General Market: Every Thursday on the Market square with more than 150 stalls and every Saturday on the Brabantse Turfmarkt and the Burgwal (50 stalls).

Flower Market: On Thursdays the flower market can be found at the Brabantse Turfmarkt in the inner city ofDelft.

Antiques and Bric-a-Brac: The popular Antiques, Bric-à-brac and book market is on of Delft’s best kept secrets. But it’s a secret we gladly share with you. If you are into antiques, bric-à-brac and books, make sure you visit Delft on any Thursday or Saturday from April till September, right in the historic centre of Delft. Cancelled

Cheese market in Alkmaar 2021

New dates unkown

Every friday from 10am - 1:00 pm there is the cheese market on the Waagplein in Alkmaar  read more

Cheese market in Gouda 

The cheese market in Gouda 2021 will take place from Juli 1st until August 26th. If you would like to visit the cheese market, make sure you are on time. In good weather, the event at the Markt attracts many visitors. The traditional cheese market takes place every Thursday morning from 10 to 12.30 hours. read more