Harlinger Visserijdagen

28 Aug - 31 Aug, Harlingen

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The Frisian port town of Harlingen celebrates the Visserijdagen (Fishery Days). For four days, you will be able to enjoy music, singing, dance, folklore, art, gastronomy, markets, a funfair, culture and sports activities, all this against the background of over 600 monuments and a modern fishing and trading port.

  • Elected the best regional event in Holland.
  • Four days of music, dance, gastronomy and folklore.
  • Enjoy the tasty fish dishes on the open day.


The Harlinger Visserijdagen have grown into one of the most popular events in the region. The festivities not only draw visitors from Harlingen but also tourists from the entire region.

Four festival days

Many visitors travel from abroad to the port town to experience the Visserijdagen. Music, dance, sports events, art, and much more are offered during the Fishery Days. Every year, the organization creates a multifaceted program.

On the open fishery day, you will be able to enjoy the delightful flavors offered by the sea and the lakes.

Add the background of countless monumental buildings to picture the fantastic atmosphere. Come and experience the ambiance!

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