Vlaggetjesdag: visit herring festival in Scheveningen!

Have you ever tasted Dutch herring? No matter if you answer is yes or no, you definitely need to come and celebrate the arrival of the New Dutch herring on Saturday 16 June 2018 in Scheveningen Harbour!

Vlaggetjesdag (which literally means Flag Day) is an annual event in the port of Scheveningen organized to celebrate the arrival of the New Dutch herring. Apart from fish tastings it has much more to offer to young and old. In 2018 this traditional event will be organized for the 71st time.

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Vlaggetjesdag, herring festival in the Netherlands

Enjoy the performances of professional artists and old sailors. Visit boats and see miniature ships. Watch old crafts and visit old fire engines. Play beach soccer or traditional Dutch kids games. Taste Scheveningen’s liquorice and enjoy the sun (hopefully! :)) on beach terraces. Well, you definitely won’t be willing to leave Scheveningen when the party’s over 🙂

When: Saturday 16 June, 2018. From 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Where: Scheveningen Harbour (in the neighbourhood of The Hague)

More information: http://www.vlaggetjesdag.com


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