Flag Day at Scheveningen Harbour, The Hague


May 16, 2014

On Saturday, 14 June, the harbour in Scheveningen will host the traditional Flag Day. Flag Day is an annual festival that celebrates the arrival of the New Herring. Thousands of visitors converge here to enjoy the festivities and specially decorated boats.

During Flag Day visitors are invited to watch spectacular lifeboat demonstrations, participate in Old Dutch games, admire the Royal Navy, see chefs cooking live, visit the nautical market and sing along with a number of traditional choirs. For more information: www.vlaggetjesdag.com.