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Experience ceramics in Delft
15th edition of Delft Ceramica
On Friday July 19th and on Saturday July 2th 2019 the 15th edition of the International Ceramics festival ‘Delft Ceramica’ will take place in the lovely historical Center of Delft.
All participants in Delft Ceramica have to meet certain criteria, i.e. professionalism, quality, originality, innovation.
This year ceramists come from all over Europe. Of course ceramists from all corners of Holland participate in this yearly event, which has become more and more popular, as well with the participants as the thousands of visitors.
Location and times
On the Market of Delft on both days from 10-17:00
Westerpop – Free Festival
Jul 19, 2019 – Jul 20, 2019
Molenhuispad 1, 2614 GE Delft
Celebrating its 28th edition in 2019, Westerpop is often recognised as one of the nicest festivals in the Netherlands. The ideal location, close to the historical centre of Delft, attracts approximately 15.000 visitors every year. This year’s Westerpop features an international podium, with musicians which will be announced soon!
A free music festival in Delft
Westerpop is a free music festival that attracts over 15.000 visitors every year. Located near Delft’s centre, Westerpop hosts bands from all over the world. This year will be no exception. On the Sunday, there will also be a market next to the festival offering locally-produced food.
Plan your visit to Westerpop
Admission is free! All you have to consider is who to go with and how to get there. Due to the very limited availability of parking around the Molenhuispad, the best way to get to the event is by public transport. If you are coming from another part of Delft, it’s a great idea to cycle to the venue. Bicycle parks are set up for the event which will be open for the duration of the festival.
Browse the Westerpop website for more details.
25 JULY – 4 AUGUST
The 23rd edition of the Delft Chamber Music Festival is taking place in the historic city center this summer. The theme of this edition is Orpheus. Guest programmer and baritone Thomas Oliemans invites the absolute world top of classical music to bring to life the Greek mythological figure Orpheus on the concert stage. The chamber music festival takes place in an informal setting at various locations in the old center of Delft.
Swan Market is a lifestyle market where a very diverse creative offerings can be found.Fashion, jewelry, vintage, accessories, affordable art, etc. are well represented at Swan Market. Besides all the shop-fun you will be spoiled with fair-trade and live musical performances.
The coziness at Swan Market is created by the variety of visitors; a good mix of young and old, couples and families with children, it runs together and make fun with each other.
Sunday from 11 to 17 h on Markt in Delft
The 35th edition of the Jazz Festival Delft will take place from Thursday 22 August until Sunday 25 August. At different squares in Delft you will find stages and activities all related to jazz; from big bands, modern jazz and lindy hop to soul and funk. Enjoy jazzy food, a jazz market and more.
Jazz is more than just music: it’s a way of life, it’s a way to approach everything you encounter. That is the experience you will find at the Jazz Festival Delft: coziness, the jazz vibe and enjoying life are central themes at the festival.
Want to enjoy some cheerful jazz vibes? Come and visit the festival! It’s all free! There will be music everywhere from Thursday evening (Flora Theater) and from Friday afternoon, Saturday noon- and evening to Sunday afternoon. Please check out the programme here
The Home Made on the Market in Delft on Sunday 30 June and Sunday 25th of August, 12-18h
A wide variety of consumer goods is offered; food, fashion, art, interior design, jewelry and accessories, vintage and even entertainment like workshops, life music and theatre, all having one thing in common: everything the market offers is unique, produced in limited quantities or handmade.
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