Sizzling Summer of Space 25th June till 24th August 2018

From 25 June to 24 August 2018 the Netherlands Space Office, Leiden University, the European Space Agency ESA and Delft University of Technology will host the International Space University’s Space Studies Program. Around 130 young professionals from the global space sector will participate in the prestigious summer school programme.  More than 150 experts will fly in to teach varying subjects such as space policy and space law, space technology, economics and space start-ups. read more

The Floating Flower Parade 3 rd , 4th and 5th of August 2018

The Westland Floating Flower Parade is a unique and colourful annual event. Some sixty magnificent boats decorated with flowers, plants, fruit and vegetables will sail a route of around 70 kilometres through the centres of the municipalities of Westland, Midden-Delfland, Vlaardingen, Rijswijk, The Hague and Delft. Admission to the parade is free.

Schollenpop 4th August 2018

Schollenpop stands for sun, sea, sand and of course live pop and rock music. Schollenpop takes place on the Zuiderstrand Beach in Scheveningen. The Schollenpop area is located next to the Southern breakwater.

International firework festival Scheveningen 10 & 11 en 17 & 18 augustus 2018

On Friday the 10th and Saturday the 11th of August and Friday 17th and Saturday 18th of August 2017 will be the spectacular firework event. During this event will show different countries their firework and they will battle for the ‘firework cup’. 

Jazz festival Delft from 25th - 27th August 2017!

The jazz festival in Delft has a big program in all kinds. You will find old jazz, new sounds and influences from other music styles, cultures and art. 
It’s an open, spectacular and free festival.
Location: The centre of Delft


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. 

Cheese market in Alkmaar: 

The cheese market Alkmaar 2018 will take place from March 30th until September 28th, every Friday from 10 am until 13.00 pm on the Waagpleinread more

Cheese market in Gouda:

The cheese market in Gouda 2018 will take place from April 5th until August 30th. 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