Events in Koksijde

In the summer there is almost daily something organized (the region of) Koksijde. Under which the various markets, folklore, music performances and various sporting events where you can look at or to which you can join.

Four-day March of the Yser

Traditionally, the Four-day March of the Yser takes place in the third week of August. The Four-day March of the Yser is an international march, organized by the Belgian Defense Forces. This annual 'military exercise' is open to civilians and military personnel from home and abroad. During this walking event ...

Heritage Days

The annually held Heritage Days Flanders takes place in the beginning of September. Places where art and culture was emerged and experienced is the bottom line of the program again. Can't wait to see what's in the program? Then take a look at the theme notes in which the theme is presented. Already mark early August ...

Tourist and local products fair

During this two-day fair you can try delicious local products from various vendors, such as cheese, pate, gin, wine, foie gras, fish and so much more. Furthermore, you will not only find tourist information about the West Coast Municipalities and Northern France, but also domestic tourist services have already confirmed ...


Grote Halloweenstoet

van 19:15 tot 20:00 Huiver en griezel tijdens de jaarlijkse Halloweenstoet met animatie, muziek en vuurwerk! Parcours: Strandlaan - Zeedijk.

Vuurwerk Halloween Sint-Idesbald

van 20:30 tot 20:45 Kom kijken naar het spetterend vuurwerk op het ...

Cyclocross – Internationale Vlaamse duinencross

Ice rink

During the holiday season everyone can experience great skating fun again on the Ice rink in Koksijde, situated in front of the town hall of Koksijde. You can also enjoy a drink and a snack in the numerous cozy feast stalls ...

Walking tour in nature

Zin in een stevige wandeling? Kom dan naar de Winterwandeldag en haal een frisse neus tussen het feesten door! Voor de minder ervaren wandelaars is er de wandeling van 8 km: deze deelnemers krijgen een parcours voorgeschoteld, dat zich hoodzakelijk uitstrekt in de villawijken van Sint-Idesbald, het ...

New Year's Eve Fireworks

Veel feestvierders trekken liever naar de kust om nieuwjaar te vieren. Ook op oudejaarsavond kun je in Koksijde voor een vrolijke overgang terecht. Vele mensen vieren op oudjaarsdag de overgang van oud naar nieuw onder het fonkelende licht en de luide knallen van ...


Three Days of Brugge-De Panne


The Three Days of Brugge-De Panne is a three-day cycling race which is held annually in the far west of Flanders. As usual, the race goes until late March. This cycling event, which can also be seen on TV, goes through several municipalities in Flanders, such as ...


De Junior Spartarun is een indrukwekkend loopwedstrijd met uitdagende hindernissen voor kinderen van 7 tot 15 jaar. Dé ideale sportieve uitdaging!

Annual Flower Market

Easter Saturday

Those who love flowers will definitely like what they'll see this time during the Annual Flower Market on Easter Saturday! Koksijde is a floral town par excellence, and the flower market in the Zeelaan heralds the start of the new tourist season each year. Every year, booths ...

Koksijde Kids

Fun is guaranteed during Koksijde Kids! Don't want to get bored? Be sure to join Koksijde Kids, the coolest event for kids during Easter! Come to Koksijde and spend an awesome weekend filled the best ...

Shrimp festival and shrimp procession


The annual Shrimp Festival is an ode to the sea and shrimp, with shrimp fishermen on horseback in the spotlight. During this weekend there are tons of activities, like the Shrimp Parade on Sunday afternoon. Then 'Mieke Shrimp' and her honorary ladies will parade through the streets of ...

Fireworks Flemish Community Day

11 juli

There is a fireworks at the beach near the Astridplein square in Oostduinkerke on the occasion of the Flemish Community Day at 23:00 hrs.

Beach Run

In late July, the municipal sports council of Koksijde organizes an annual Beach Run (mass jogging) in collaboration with the municipal sports council. Last year, about 1,220 runners participated in all the walks. This makes ...

St. Idesbald sings

The evening starts off with a live performance. Afterwards you may sing and swing along with timeless classics. There is a paper featuring all the lyrics as a reference. The night ends with musical fireworks.