Carnival Oostende 2018

eventsEerste weekend van maart

Ten carnival clubs in the city put their best foot forward every year. There is the Cimateirestoet, (public procession through the city center) and the 'Kloeffeworp' (clog throwing), after a parade through the city center thousands of 'kloefjes' (clogs) are thrown from the Beiaard Tower, including a golden one.

Carnival parade Oostende

Sunday at ±14:00 hrs @ Leopold II-laan and Marie-Joséplein.

There is also the annual, known beyond the country's borders, 'Bal du Rat Mort'. Ostend locals, but also foreign eccentrics dress up for the annual highlight of the Ostend Carnival.

Location: Groentemarkt

Website: www.visitoostende.be


Other events in Oostende

Sand Sculpture Festival
Agriculture Weekend
Fish weekend
Fireworks festival
New Year's Eve Fireworks
Entire list