Special events in true island style

Events on Texel

So much to do all year round!

Culture, music or sports lover? Texel has lots to offer all year round! Surprising, special events in true island style! Below is an overview of fun events to look forward to in the coming months.

The best events on Texel 

Beachclub Cinema

Beachclub Cinema

De Koog
03-07-2019 - 28-08-2019

Enjoying a feel-good film with your feet in the sand, lying in a beach chair with a beautiful sunset in the background? That is possible at Beachclub Texel! Enjoy this...

... open-air cinema on Texel beach every Wednesday evening in July and August. 

Location: Beachclub Texel, De Koog

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Texel Train

Texel Train

De Cocksdorp
06-07-2019 - 31-08-2019

Texel has a new attraction this summer! Step aboard the Krim Train, which is fully electric, and explore the most beautiful parts of North Texel...

... During the tour you will hear fun facts about all the places you visit, in both Dutch and German. For example, have you ever heard of Sil’s Dock (Haventje van Sil)?  

Starting point: Holiday Park De Krim, De Cocksdorp

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Speedweekend

Speedweekend

De Cocksdorp
20-07-2019 - 21-07-2019

Feel the need for speed at the MAB’s off-road circuit on Saturday 20 & Sunday 21 July. At this speed weekend, cars race in various categories. Races are held on Saturday and Sunday...

... by junior races, rodeo, bangerstox, free class and stock cars. Island racers have the chance to test their skills against each other at this spectacular event. 

Location: Hoofdweg 35, De Cocksdorp

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Magic Show Steven Kazàn

Magic Show Steven Kazàn

De Cocksdorp
21-07-2019

Enjoy a unique, magical night at Event Hall Texel on Sunday 21 July 2019! None other than magician Steven Kazàn is coming to Texel to do an exclusive show...  

... A feel-good show full of humour, interaction and of course many amazing magic tricks. A show not to be missed!

  

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WAD Film Special (NL)

WAD Film Special (NL)

De Cocksdorp
22-07-2019

Een Ode aan de Waddenzee. Dat is de film Wad. En waar kunt u deze alom geprezen film beter zien dan op één van de Waddeneilanden zélf! Van de makers van De nieuwe Wildernis. Incl. nagesprek met cameraman Ruurd Jelle van der Leij. Verbaas je over de oneindigheid...  

 ... van donkere sterrenhemel, duik onder water met grijze zeehonden en volg de barre tocht van de pasgeboren bergeendenkuikens door de duinen naar het voedselrijke wad. Zoals De Nieuwe Wildernis, maar dan nog grootser en heftiger.  

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Telekids Disco

Telekids Disco

De Cocksdorp
24-07-2019

The best interactive children’s show of the Netherlands is coming to Texel! Singing, dancing, interesting facts and excitement are combined in lively fashion...

... A fabulous children’s party that you don’t want to miss. Will you join us?

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Agricultural Day

Agricultural Day

Den Hoorn
25-07-2019

Den Hoorn’s Agricultural Day is a well-known event at which local Texel business can exhibit their products during a varied and fun programme. There are...

... various demonstrations and activities, including a tractor show, a gooseherd, a wood artist and much more. The youngest visitors can visit the petting farm.

Location: Kleiweg, near Den Hoorn. 

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Pip & Pelle - ...and ACTION!

Pip & Pelle - ...and ACTION!

De Cocksdorp
28-07-2019

Pip and Pelle are coming to wreak havoc again with their best friend Arie the Postman. The famous film directors Stefan Speelberg and Paul Verschroeven are coming to the Netherlands...

... Arie doesn’t want to miss this opportunity because he wants to become a film star in Hollywood, but if Pip and Pelle get involved, things are bound to go wrong. 

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Peppa Pig ‘Surprise Party'

Peppa Pig ‘Surprise Party'

De Cocksdorp
31-07-2019

After the successful show ‘The Big Splash’, the sweet Peppa Pig is back with her friends in the new family show ‘Surprise Party’. It’s going to be an amazing party!

'Go on amazing adventures with Peppa Pig during the cheerful family show ‘Surprise Party’.

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Sunny Side Up!

Sunny Side Up!

Den Hoorn
02-08-2019 - 03-08-2019

Sunny Side Up is the name of a small-scale and intimate two-day festival, which takes place on Friday 2 and Saturday 3 August at Strandpaviljoen Twaalf. Sun, sea, tropical live music, beer and good food are the most... 

... important ingredients of this new party, whereby the beach of Texel is transformed into a kind of Bounty paradise. The music is as sultry and diverse: from reggae to disco and from brass to cumbia

Location: Strand Paal 12, Den Hoorn

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Horizon Tour

Horizon Tour

Den Burg, Oudeschild
03-08-2019 - 04-08-2019

The Horizon Tour is a fleet of authentic flat-bottomed boats full of performing artists. This floating festival passes all the islands of the Wadden Sea, stopping off at Texel too. While it’s here...

... you can watch and listen to great shows, demonstrations and music performed by these creative sailors in Den Burg and Oudeschild. It’s enchanting!

Location: Multiple locations

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Pip & Pelle – Circus Show

Pip & Pelle – Circus Show

De Cocksdorp
06-08-2019

The circus is coming to town and there is a special show for all the postmen and women in the sorting office. But, oh, no! All the circus performers are sick!...

... There is no other way. Pip, Pelle and Arie the Postman will have to replace all the performers and give the show themselves. Let’s hope everything goes well!

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Fairy-Tale Concert On Tour

Fairy-Tale Concert On Tour

De Cocksdorp
07-08-2019

The most popular fairy-tale characters finally meet up for a spectacular musical adventure... 

... In their quest for the lost code of the magic safe, the audience meets characters such as Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel, Snow White and Rapunzel. Come and see this fabulous show full of glitter and glamour! 

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HavenVIStijn

HavenVIStijn

Oudeschild
10-08-2019

Oudeschild’s harbour is the backdrop for HavenVIStijn, an event where Texel’s fishing fleet and the public meet. There is a range of fun activities and demonstrations, so why not...

... Stroll past the fish stalls at HavenVistijn and how the various species are related. Sample freshly fried or smoked fish, take part in an activity or sail with the lifeboat crew.

Location: Oudeschild

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Pip & Pelle - ...and ACTION!

Pip & Pelle - ...and ACTION!

De Cocksdorp
13-08-2019

Pip and Pelle are coming to wreak havoc again with their best friend Arie the Postman. The famous film directors Stefan Speelberg and Paul Verschroeven are coming to the Netherlands...

... Arie doesn’t want to miss this opportunity because he wants to become a film star in Hollywood, but if Pip and Pelle get involved, things are bound to go wrong. 

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Telekids Disco

Telekids Disco

De Cocksdorp
14-08-2019

The best interactive children’s show of the Netherlands is coming to Texel! Singing, dancing, interesting facts and excitement are combined in lively fashion...

... A fabulous children’s party that you don’t want to miss. Will you join us?

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Pat & Mat

Pat & Mat

De Cocksdorp
21-08-2019

On stage, children from the audience take part in four big building games with Pat & Mat. Who will build the best wall and who is best at tool memory?...

...In between the games, there will be cheerful music and dancing. It’s going to be fun for everyone, not just for tough boys, but definitely for clever and creative girls too! Afterwards you can even have your photo taken with Pat & Mat. Will you join us?

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Tropcial festival

Tropcial festival

De Koog
23-08-2019 - 24-08-2019

At the Tropical Sea Festival, various bands play live at the restaurants and cafés in De Koog. The music fills the sultry summer nights on Texel. It’s a cheerful and...

colourful festival: the Tropical Sea Festival. First, several bands play their music in the main street of the village; then the party continues in the little pubs.

Location: De Koog

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Magic Show Steven Kazàn

Magic Show Steven Kazàn

De Cocksdorp
25-08-2019

Enjoy a unique, magical night at Event Hall Texel on Sunday 25 August 2019! None other than magician Steven Kazàn is coming to Texel to do an exclusive show...  

... A feel-good show full of humour, interaction and of course many amazing magic tricks. A show not to be missed!

  

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Sheepbreeding Day

Sheepbreeding Day

Den Burg
02-09-2019

Every year, on the first Monday of September, it’s Texel’s Sheepbreeding Day. It’s the day when the best of the herd exchange hands - in the traditional way. Sheepbreeding Day on Texel...

... is famous at home and abroad. Many visitors come a few days early to select the sheep at the farm. The sheep are sold in the traditional way: by slapping hands!

Location: Groeneplaats, Den Burg

Texel Culinair

Texel Culinair

De Koog
13-09-2019 - 15-09-2019

Come and sample traditional Texel food or discover the latest culinary trends! Texel’s greatest gourmet event has it all. Try it “sien Tessels” - Texel style - in De Koog. At Texel Culinair...

... several Texel restaurants prepare tiny dishes from their menus. Stroll from tent to tent and savour the bites; Kogertjes are the means of payment here. True Texel friendliness! 

Location: Dorpsstraat, De Koog

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André Hazes live with band

André Hazes live with band

De Cocksdorp
21-09-2019

André Hazes is incredibly successful. We have great news! André Hazes live with band is coming to Texel... 

... With hits like ‘Leef’ and ‘Wie kan mij vertellen’, this evening is guaranteed to be a celebration! Combine the concert with a stay on Texel. We have a number of exclusive packages. Act fast! 

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Texel Half Marathon

Texel Half Marathon

Multiple Locations
29-09-2019

Texel’s half marathon starts at the ferry to Texel. Leaving the ferry, the course takes in dunes, beach and woodland to finish in Den Burg. Other distances are 6 or 10 km. The half marathon...

 ... On Texel begins at the ferry and passes lots of amazing wildlife areas. The course ends with a festive welcome in Den Burg. It’s a great spectator event too.

Location: Pontweg 1, Den Hoorn

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Dutch Birding

Dutch Birding

De Cocksdorp
05-10-2019 - 06-10-2019

Birdwatchers from all over the Netherlands meet up on Texel for the Dutch Birding Weekend. Everyone’s welcome to join the hunt for rare species. The aim of the weekend is...

 ...to spot as many interesting birds as possible. The day-time excursions are followed by evening lectures on birds at the Eierlandse Huis in De Cocksdorp.

Location: Kikkertstraat 42-44, De Cocksdorp

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Oktoberfest on Texel

Oktoberfest on Texel

De Cocksdorp
05-10-2019

“Atemlos durch die nacht” go! An evening dedicated to the largest beer festival in the world, where of course the beer mugs, dirndls, lederhosen, long tables, bratwurst and pretzels will be in abundance! 

For this first edition we've managed to catch some real Oktoberfest performers! The evening will be taken care of musically by Die Anseltaler, Micki Duse, Claudia Ansel, Walter Ego and Legata's Lederhosen Power.

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Texel blues

Texel blues

Den Burg
11-10-2019 - 13-10-2019

Small stages with live music at various locations in Den Burg. That’s Texelblues! From 12 to 14 October, numerous blues musicians from the Netherlands and abroad will perform in bars and restaurants. It’ll be the perfect weekend ...

... for music lovers. The cosy atmosphere and the top musicians will make for some unforgettable evenings. 

Location: Multiple Locations, Den Burg

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Ouwe sunderklaas

Ouwe sunderklaas

Multiple Locations
12-12-2019

People who really know Texel love Ouwe Sunderklaas! This folkloric festival unfolds in the evening, in living rooms and on the streets. The islanders poke fun at events on the island. Every village still has...

... its own traditions for Ouwe Sunderklaas. Exciting events of the past year are relived by villagers in fancy dress. Afterwards, everyone reveals his or her identity and shares a drink on the streets.

Locatie: Multiple Locations

New Year's Dip

New Year's Dip

Multiple Locations
01-01-2020

Start the New Year with a chilly dip in the North Sea at one of the entrances to the beach at Poles 9, 20 or 28. Put on your bikini, swimsuit or trunks and take a dive with hundreds of islanders...

... and tourists for a fresh New Year. Then warm up with some nice hot traditional pea soup or a Texel dram. 

Location: Paal 28, De Cocksdorp. Paal 9, Den Hoorn. Paal 20, De Koog

Texel Darts Trophy

Texel Darts Trophy

De Cocksdorp
10-01-2020 - 12-01-2020

The 11th edition of the Texel Darts Trophy tournament will be held at Holiday Park De Krim during the weekend of 10, 11 and 12 January 2020.... 

... Various tournaments for both men and women will take place throughout the weekend. There will be a separate junior tournament to introduce youngsters to competitive darts.

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Tock tournament

Tock tournament

De Cocksdorp
06-03-2020 - 08-03-2020

Do you enjoy playing Tock with friends and think it would be fun to challenge other teams? Be sure to mark your calendar for the Tock tournament at Holiday Park De Krim...

... The tournament will take place during the weekend of 6, 7 and 8 March 2020.

Do you like games but have never heard of Tock? No problem, there is still plenty of time to learn.

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King's Day

King's Day

Den Burg
27-04-2020

27 April is King’s Day! This festive event is celebrated in the bustling centre of Den Burg with a range of activities for all ages. King’s Day is a party throughout...

 ... Den Burg, with lots to do in the Wezentuin, on Groeneplaats, Cinema Texel’s terrace and a flea market. 

Location: Den Burg

Life Boat Day

Life Boat Day

Multiple Locations
02-05-2020

In the May holidays, the Dutch coastguard hold their annual Life Boat Day, when the rescue stations open their doors to the public and invite them to have a look. Listen to the exciting...

... stories the crew have to tell. They are glad to explain why their work is so important. If you are a donor, you can join them in a fast life boat; if you donate on the spot, you can sail with them!

Location: Haven 26, Oudeschild and

Volharding 3, De Cocksdorp

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Wadden Bird Festival

Wadden Bird Festival

De Cocksdorp
09-05-2020 - 10-05-2020

Birds are everywhere on Texel: there are many different species, often rare ones. Discover Texel’s wealth of birds at the Wadden Bird Festival. Texel has 380 different species of birds...

 ... so it has more birds than anywhere else in the Netherlands. The nutrient-rich mudflats are great stopovers for migrating birds. The event offers visitors lots to do.

Location: Kikkertstraat 42-44, De Cocksdorp

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Broadway

Broadway

Den Hoorn
29-05-2020 - 31-05-2020

Every 2 years, this 3-day home-theatre festival Broadway is held at Whitsun weekend. The charming village of Den Hoorn is turned into...

... A veritable Broadway, where every “theatre” becomes a venue for an amazing performance. More than 30 living rooms and garages are transformed into real, tiny theatres. Get refreshments between performances from street-food stalls.

Location: Den Hoorn

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All prices 2019 include VAT, reservation fee and excluding toerist tax of € 1.85 per person per night, with a maximum of 7 nights. Prices for all holiday homes and furnished tents with bathroom include final cleaning. The following applies additionally to the holiday homes and all furnished tents: including bedlinen for the 1st person, excluding mandatory bedlinen from the 2nd person and on at € 8.95 per person. Prices subject to change.

All prices 2020 include VAT, reservation fee and excluding toerist tax of € 1.85 per person per night, with a maximum of 7 nights. Prices for all holiday homes and furnished tents with bathroom include final cleaning. The following applies additionally to the holiday homes and all furnished tents: including bedlinen for the 1st person, excluding mandatory bedlinen from the 2nd person and on at € 9.10 per person. Prices subject to change.

For group bookings, please contact the Booking office.

All prices 2019 include VAT, reservation fee and excluding toerist tax of € 1.85 per person per night, with a maximum of 7 nights. Prices for all holiday homes and furnished tents with bathroom include final cleaning. The following applies additionally to the holiday homes and all furnished tents: including bedlinen for the 1st person, excluding mandatory bedlinen from the 2nd person and on at € 8.95 per person. Prices subject to change.

All prices 2020 include VAT, reservation fee and excluding toerist tax of € 1.85 per person per night, with a maximum of 7 nights. Prices for all holiday homes and furnished tents with bathroom include final cleaning. The following applies additionally to the holiday homes and all furnished tents: including bedlinen for the 1st person, excluding mandatory bedlinen from the 2nd person and on at € 9.10 per person. Prices subject to change.

For group bookings, please contact the Booking office.

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