Welcome in our magical world

The Gentse Winterfeesten also this year open their doors for four weeks of a magical Christmas market. Enjoy the great program, filled with must-sees and entertainment for young and old. To give you an idea of what’s in store, we listed some events below.

More detailed information on the program per day can be consulted from December 1st.

Cosy up in the Moose Bar and Botaniek

No doubt you will have heard of the legendary Moose Bar, regarded as the heart of the Gentse Winterfeesten, where magical memories are sculpted for life.  

Guaranteed cosiness, with live bands and different DJs each day. A large assortment of warm and cold drinks definitely creates that cosy atmosphere, right by the open fire. In the evening, the Moose Bar transforms into a true temple of music with plenty of great gigs – the ideal location for a date or perfect setting for an après-ski, with for sure a great ambiance!

Unique live shows and entertainment for all of the family

Each visit is different! Give your fantasy free reign during one of the many magical gigs, shows, live bands, choirs and plenty of other entertainment. Santa will be rejoicing the kids every day, accompanied by other enchanted creatures, and of course, reindeer and ice bears!

Discover the full program per day on the website from mid November 2016.

Kerstmarkt met chalets en internationale specialiteiten

Christmas market with chalets and international delicacies

A Christmas market with delicacies aplenty A Christmas market boasting over 150 chalets and stand holders, all along the streets starting at the Sint-Baafs cathedral, on the Botermarkt, Gouden Leeuwplein, Klein Turkije, right up to the end of the Korenmarkt.

We welcome over 50 international participants with typical local delicacies: Germany, France, The Netherlands, Poland, Turkey, Peru, Bolivia, Finland, UK, Italy, Spain... choice aplenty! Savour all tastes to the fullest surrounded by the many chalets offering food, drinks, great souvenirs and other trinkets. There is something for everyone!