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Newsletter June 2016 - Welcome to Groningen
 
 

It's summer in Groningen! The boating- and festival-season has been kick started and Groningen is as green as ever. Don’t miss the huge maritime event DelfSail which will be following ZomerWelVaart in the city center this year. Also returning: the theater and music festival Noorderzon. More interested in nature this season? Order the new Boating Map today, so you will be prepared to discover the most beautiful spots and be surprised by new routes. Of course these aren’t the only things going on, so we have put together an overview for you here.

 
 
Tips
 
 
 
Summer festival ZomerWelVaart in Groningen city
 
28-07-2017 tot 30-07-2017
 
The maritime summer festival ZomerWelVaart is returning to Groningen in July.  More info ›
 
 
Dag van het Wad: The best of the region
 
25-06-2016 tot 26-06-2016
 
Sleep under the stars by the Waddenzee World Heritage and have breakfast on the Waddendijk, wandering through the... More info ›
 
 
Big Maritime Festival DelfSail is Back
 
29-06-2016 tot 03-07-2016
 
From Wednesday 29th June until Sunday 3rd July 2016, festivities are on the menu in Delfzijl when, after a seven year... More info ›
 
 
Theater and Music Festival Noorderzon
 
17-08-2017 tot 27-08-2017
 
Noorderzon Performing Arts Festival Groningen is the somewhat peculiar combination of an international arts festival... More info ›
 
 
News
 
 
 
National Geographic: Waddenzee named in "10 Best Summer Trips"
 
01-06-2016
 
The Wadden Sea has been added to the “10 Best Summer Trips 2016”, as one of the places National Geographic things you... More info ›
 
 
New Bike Path over the Waddendijk: Kiek over Diek
 
07-06-2016
 
From Lauwersoog to the most eastern point of the province of Groningen, Nieuw Statenzijl, we can now enjoy the new... More info ›
 
 
Best deals
 
 
 
Experience Groningen from the water with the Sailing Map
 
 
 
Offer: Discover Groningen!
 
Groningen is a vibrating student city. The youngest city of the Netherlands has a long, turbulent history, which can... More info ›
 
 
Events
 
 
 
A Summer full of Street markets
 
16-06-2016
 
On the first Saturday of the month, visitors can enjoy a market filled with local products at the Estate Nienoord in... More info ›
 
 
Swingin' Groningen
 
16-06-2016 tot 18-06-2016
 
Enjoy fine music during the 22nd edition of Swingin’ Groningen. Put on your dancing shoes and listen to the vocal... More info ›
 
 
Op Roakeldais
 
23-06-2016 tot 26-06-2016
 
Every year dance companies travel to Warffum for the folklore festival Op Roakeldais. The town in Groningen is all... More info ›
 
 
Food festival Lepeltje Lepeltje
 
01-07-2016 tot 03-07-2016
 
Come enjoy the cuisine during the food-festival Lepeltje Lepeltje at the Nieuwe Kerkhof in Groningen. Diverse mobile... More info ›
 
 
Xpeditie Blauwestad
 
15-07-2016 tot 17-07-2016
 
Xpeditie Blauwestad is a three-day camping festival on and around the Oldambtmeer. From 15th to 17th July the... More info ›
 
 
Peter de Grote Festival
 
27-07-2016 tot 06-08-2016
 
From the 27th July through 6th August the largest chamber music festival of the north will be back: the Peter de... More info ›
 
 
Gronings Ontzet (Bommen Berend)
 
28-08-2017
 
To commemorate Groningens Ontzet, there are festivities around Groningen every year on the 28th August. The day is... More info ›
 
 
Open Air Concert Pura Vida
 
28-08-2016
 
With a view over the Oldambtmeer and a picnic basket within reach, you can enjoy the open air concert Pura Vida at... More info ›
 
 
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