Visit the warmest events that light up the darkest time of the year.
14 Nov - 5 Dec
Thousands of anxious children welcome Sinterklaas (Saint Nicholas) in Holland. Have a taste of traditional sweets such as gingerbread men, spiced biscuits, marzipan and chocolate letters.
Candle Night Gouda
Candle Night Gouda is an annual Christmas event in the Netherlands with candles and festivities.
Dordrecht Christmas Market
11 Dec - 13 Dec
Dordrecht Christmas Market: the biggest event of its kind in Holland.
19 Dec - 20 Dec
Charles Dickens’ Christmas story comes to life in Deventer. Enjoy the Christmas vibe in Deventer with 900 characters that feature in the books by Charles Dickens.
Vincent van Gogh – Around the Vicarage
10 Oct - 20 Dec
See Van Gogh’s ‘Brabant works’ in Het Noordbrabants Museum.
Vincent Revealed – How Van Gogh became famous
An exhibition full of beautiful and amusing creations with a touch of Van Gogh in Het Noordbrabants Museum.
The Glass House
18 Dec - 24 Dec
The Glass House: fund-raising on behalf of the Red Cross.
Maastricht Christmas Market
28 Nov - 29 Dec
Enjoy great Christmas shopping and the Christmas mood in Maastricht.
New Year’s Eve in Holland
31 Dec - 1 Jan
Champagne, oliebollen and lots of fireworks – this is New Year’s Eve in Holland.