Antwerp is a great place to visit and across the year the city hosts a lot of gastronomic events. Below you find some great taste festivals not to miss.

Markets in Antwerp

Antwerp has always been a ‘market town’ with a tradition of open markets. This chilled way of shopping reveals the real Antwerp for inhabitants and visitors alike. Local everyday markets are dotted around the city and over weekends themed markets offer an abundance of produce and things for sale.

Culinaire Wandelingen

For nearly ten years now, VZW Culinaire Wandelingen has been organizing tours (Culinary Walks) around Antwerp that combine culture and history whilst discovering culinary tastes and flavours.

Culinaire wandelingen

Brunch in ‘t Park

Enjoy a fine brunch at Bar Noord on each Sunday of September and October, between 10-13 am.
No meal would be complete without dessert, so we”ll prepare a fine selection of desserts, just for the occasion!
Invite your friends & family for the best brunch of your life.

– Adults = €25
– Children = €12,50

Reserve your seats via the link below!

Every Sunday of September & October
Bar Noord – Park Spoor Noord

Swan Market

Swan Market is a platform for creative entrepreneurs looking to reach a bigger audience with their products. It’s a lifestyle market with a variety of products.

When you’re done shopping, you can enjoy delicious food and drinks from authentic food trucks and live music performed by upcoming artists.

July 7th
September 1st
October 6th

Historic Centre – Grote Markt Antwerp


Meet Antwerp’s “Smaakmeesters”. Enjoy the newest culinary trends. Be amazed by the enthusiasm displayed by Antwerp’s top culinary chefs.

From October 6th till October 31st
Various Locations

Sterren voor Sterren

Sterren voor Sterren is a charity event organised by Caroline & Toon. All proceeds go to the Berrefonds, a charity that helps parents who have lost their child.

The first edition of Sterren voor Sterren offers a wide variety of foods made by top quality chefs, from some of Antwerps finest restaurants.

20 october
Felix Pakhuis
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Op 16, 17 en 18 augustus 2019 staat de binnenstad van Antwerpen weer in rep en roer voor het stadsfestival “Het Bollekesfeest”. Eten, muziek en een geweldige vibe zijn de 3 sleutelwoorden tijdens dit zomerse weekend.

See you next year!


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Flying Pig

Flying Pig is the perfect start to a night of joy and fun in the great city of Antwerp!
June 21stZuiderdokken, Antwerp
August 2nd – Theaterplein, Antwerp
September 6th – Seefbrouwerij, Antwerp

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En dit voor de 20ste keer. Terug op de Groenplaats, in het hart van de koekenstad. Kom, ruik en proef het beste wat er in ons Belgenbierland te vinden is!

See you next year!
Groenplaats, Antwerpen

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Jong Keukengeweld

Horeca Vlaanderen & Toerisme Vlaanderen present Jong Keukengeweld: a collection of the best young chefs in Flanders and Brussels.

Jong Keukengeweld unites 64 young chefs who really embody the Flemish food culture, and offers young adults between 18 and 30 a chance to taste top quality gastronomy at a very good price.

Multiple locations in Antwerp
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