Specially for you, we’ve put together a list of up and coming events in Raalte. This allows you to find out what’s on when you’re planning to visit directly from WestCord Hotels!
The events take place in Raalte and the cities nearby.
See our hotel in Raalte.
The events take place in Raalte and the surrounding area.
28th October Flea market in Zwolle
Lively flea market with something for everyone at IJsselhallen Zwolle.
17th November Arrival of Sinterklaas (St Nicholas) in Zwolle
Zwolle too will be visited by Sinterklaas this year.
24th + 25th November Zwolle Jewellery Fair
Check out the variety on offer at the jewellery fair, from handmade necklaces, bracelets and earrings, to jewellery from different cultures. You can also attend workshops. Click here for more information.
24th + 25th November Art Route
50 studios between Zwolle and Ommen open their doors.
1st December Arrival of Sinterklaas in Deventer
Sinterklaas will arrive in Deventer at 9 o’clock in the morning. He and the Piets will process through the centre to the children’s party at the Grote-/Lebuïnuskerk (Great Church / Lebuïnus Church).
1st December Golden Earring Zwolle
On 1st December Golden Earring will give a concert in the Zwolle IJsselhallen. Click here for more information.
8th December to 27th January Zwolle Ice Sculpture Festival
The event takes place on the Rodetorenplein in Zwolle. This year the theme is the Brothers Grimm and their world famous fairytales. Click here for more information.
8th to 11th December Book Fair Zwolle
Another chance to go book hunting at the IJsselhallen in Zwolle.
13th to 15th December Deventer Grote Kerk Christmas Market
Festive Christmas market in the heated Great Church, with a good 70 stalls and special performances by various music ensembles and choirs.
15th December Helderse Wonder Winterwereld Hellendoorn
The village centre of Hellendoorn is transformed into a fairytale scene. The streets will ring with music and horses’ hooves. The atmosphere of past times will come to life. Meet Ebenezer Scrooge and Charles Dickens, as well as other characters from the worlds of Dickens and Anton Pieck.
15th + 16 December Dickens Festival Deventer
The 19th century home city of Charles Dickens is recreated in all its glory in the centre of Deventer. More than 900 characters from the books of the English writer come to life in the historic Bergkwartier. Click here for more information.
26th to 30th December Humour Festival Deventer
The year closes in Deventer with the annual Humour Festival, with 40 humorous shows and activities on the programme.
26th to 31st December Sallandse Ruiterdagen (Equestrian Days) Mariënheem
These days are devoted to horses and equestrian competition.