Facts & Figures
5.430438 latitude and 51.89242 longitude
UNESCO World Heritage
The inundation canal as part of the New Dutch Waterline, since 2021
What is the city known for?
Fruity city mascot Flipje
Appelpop is a free multi-day music festival in the second weekend of September. Many famous national and international artists and bands climb the three stages for about 150.000 music lovers. Fruitcorso is (since 1961) a unique event in the word and has been awarded a Cultural Heritage status. On the third weekend of September, you can see a parade of wheeled installations from fruit and vegetables through the streets in the city center, visit a food truck festival and admire beautiful fruit mosaics at the greens alongside the city’s canals.