January 2019

10 MIN

Rembrandt & the Golden Age

In 2019, the Netherlands celebrates the legacy of Rembrandt and the Golden Age. It is 350 years since the death of one of Holland’s most beloved Dutch Masters, Rembrandt van Rijn, on October 4 1669. As the hub of administrative authority, The Hague played a vital role in the 17th century. Also the contribution of many masterpieces in museums, famous inhabitants and locations indicate the importance of this period for the city. Experience The Hague during the time of Rembrandt & the Golden Age. A swathe of exhibitions take place throughout the year, including eye-opening exhibitions at the Mauritshuis, The Hague Historical Museum and Museum Bredius. Famous spots, telling unique stories, bring the Golden Age alive. Get a true feel for the legacy, wealth and rapid development that The Hague underwent in the 17th century.

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May 2019

8 MIN

Join an authentic and fun tour with The Hague Boat

Experience The Hague from the water. Join the unique boat for a cruise through the city. Daisy sails daily trips from Wednesday to Sunday, and in the summer months they offer evening tours as well

Join an authentic and fun tour with The

July 2019

14 MIN

Food Truck Festival TREK The Hague

Food Truck Festival TREK The Hague transforms popular city park Westbroekpark into a large open-air restaurant with dozens of mobile kitchens, live music and theatre. TREK will be filled with dozens of food trucks where many different kinds of food can be tasted – from oysters to sausage and from organic fries to vegetarian meals. Admission to the festival is free of charge but you are asked to pay a little fee for the environmentally-friendly festival cup, which will be rinsed out for each new drink order you place.

Food Truck Festival TREK The Hague

August 2019

11 MIN

Festival Jazz in the Canal

The festival Jazz in de Gracht (literally Jazz in the Canal) is held annually in the picturesque canals of the city of The Hague and is an experience that few countries offer. This free event creates a unique atmosphere and is a way to truly enjoy this beautiful city and all the talent that is hidden within. The artists will pass by the canal quaysides in The Hague on characteristic, flat bottom boats. As soon as a boat leaves from a stop, another one comes along to fill its spot. The canals will be swinging to jazz and other like-minded music. 

Festival Jazz in the Canal

September 2019

20 MIN

Fireworks Festival Scheveningen

The Firework Festival Scheveningen is one of the most spectacular events in the Netherlands. For two weekends, different countries will present magnificent firework shows off the coast of The Hague. September 2019, two spectacular shows will light up the sky, the beach and the boulevard of Scheveningen. Here you’ll find more up-to-date information about the Firework Festival Scheveningen and additional tips for a day out in The Hague!

Fireworks Festival Scheveningen

October 2019

8 MIN

Cirque du Soleil - TOTEM

TOTEM follows the human species from original amphibian state to ultimate desire to fly. The characters evolve on a stage, evoking a giant turtle, the symbol of origin for many ancient civilizations. TOTEM explores the ties that bind Man to other species, his dreams and his infinite potential.

Cirque du Soleil - TOTEM