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
Visit Holland’s largest Christmas market.
19 Dec - 20 Dec
Experience a wonderful Christmas market in the spirit of 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.
Maastricht Christmas Market
28 Nov - 29 Dec
Visit the atmospheric Christmas market 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.
Selfies from the Golden Age
8 Oct - 3 Jan
The Mauritshuis in The Hague exhibits the best of Dutch paintings from the Golden Age.