laterooms logo
  Select Country  
  Select Location  
  Click here to view all locations


9 Dec - 7Jan 2018 The light parade will enthral you with its spell-binding sight and sound extravaganza. Floats, fire jugglers, dancers, acrobats and other sparkling characters will spirit their way along the quays of the Scheldt. Ell Circo d'ell Fuego and Theatre Tol will give this fairy-like light parade an Antwerp accent while Father Christmas is billed to play the star role! .

Christmas market
This year the Christmas market will extend across several squares, forming a trail through the city centre from Steenplein over Suikerrui to Grote Markt.

Around the statue of Brabo there will be two circles with chalets. A new section of the Christmas market will also be added in Handschoenmarkt. These chalets will be arranged in a triangle, opposite the Cathedral.
A visit to Antwerp's Christmas market is an excellent opportunity for a pleasant walk through the city.
Other locations in:


Select Country

or Select Location

Click here to view all locations
How to say "Merry Christmas" in Flemish: Zalig Kerstfeest en Gelukkig nieuw jaar

No idea where to go this winter?
Try Christmas shopping in Antwerp!

Antwerp, home of the Flemish Baroque master Rubens, not only has a wealth of outstanding museums, picturesque galleries, sculpted streets and beautiful architecture, it contains also a rich and diverse range of stores. Christmas shopping in Antwerp means strolling around in the many pedestrian streets, past historic houses and pleasant shopping centers all within walking distance.

Here is the ideal mix for your city break shake:

  • Easily reached by train or plane,
  • An excellent array of accommodations,
  • Top it all off with a shopping extravaganza,
  • Add a sprinkle of culture in our museums and churches,
  • Stir it all with a fantastic selection of winter events,
  • Shake it well with some great restaurants and cafes,
  • And serve with a splendid New Year’s fireworks display!
  • We’ll throw in the wintry setting and magical lights for free…
  • The perfect blend for your Christmas shopping!

For more information, please go to:

Antwerp - Ice skating

Festive Antwerp

Groenplaats - Christmas Market
New Year's fireworks display,

Additional services provided:

Chalk Farm Publishing Ltd, Riverside Lodge, Collier Close, Camerton, Bath BA2 0QB, UK
Tel: +44 (0)1761 479645  Fax: +44 (0)1761 479663  E-Mail:

Company Reg. No. 3469595
Click here for advertising information