Events July

The Summer of Antwerp is in full swing with theatre performances in the most unexpected locations, with music by bands from around the world and sultry summer movies in an open-air cinema. You’ll find pop-up summer bars and festivals everywhere you go. Keep your cool on hot days in one of the many parks or in the ZOO, a green artery in the centre of the city.

Overview

Sunday Shopping

Sunday Shopping

Many of the shops in the historical city centre are open every first Sunday of the month. Performances and small mobile events like the Antwerp......

Markets

Markets

Nothing is more fun than a market.You get a taste of the city and its local offerings.Antwerp has several weekly and monthly markets spread all......

Summerfestival

Summerfestival

Young people celebrate the end of the exams and the start of the summer vacation to the sunny beats of Belgian and international DJ acts. The main......

Summer Sales

Summer Sales

Still looking for an outfit for those hot summer days? Have you spotted the shoes of your dreams but are you balking at the price? Then don’t wait......

The Sky is the Limit

The Sky is the Limit

Discover how landscape painting carved out a niche for itself in Flemish painting in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries in the Rockox House....

Carillon concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady

Carillon concerts at the Cathedral of Our Lady

Throughout the year, you can hear the carillon play between 12.00 p.m. and 1.00 p.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at the Cathedral of Our......

The Golden Cabinet

The Golden Cabinet

The residence of burgomaster and patron Nicolaas Rockox (1560–1640) is being transformed into a luxurious art cabinet with top items from the......

REUNION From Quinten Metsijs to Peter Paul Rubens

REUNION  From Quinten Metsijs to Peter Paul Rubens

The cathedral is celebrating the 450th anniversary of the Diocese of Antwerp with this prestigious exhibition. Magnificent altarpieces held in......

Summerfestival

Summerfestival

Young people celebrate the end of the exams and the start of the summer vacation to the sunny beats of Belgian and international DJ acts. The main......

Summer Sales

Summer Sales

Still looking for an outfit for those hot summer days? Have you spotted the shoes of your dreams but are you balking at the price? Then don’t wait......

Vlaanderen Feest!

Vlaanderen Feest!

An 11-day festival in Flanders to mark the Flemish Community holiday on July 11th with free music performance by various Flemish artists....

Fiesta Europa

Fiesta Europa

Fiesta Europa is a free food festival with stallholders from all over Europe who offer their typical wares from their countries at very reasonable......

Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland

Tomorrowland is a dance festival in Boom, not far from Antwerp. It’s been voted the world’s best festival on several occasions. In 201......

Sfinks Festival

Sfinks Festival

Free music festival. ...