Caribbean Carnival Party

The Hub Eindhoven for expats organizes a special Caribbean Carnaval Party. A great way of course to get ready for the next few days of carnaval. There will be a dance & limbo workshop, live DJ, fancy dress competition and of course caribbean food. Entrance is free. Party runs from 19:00 till 02:00.


Lampegatse Optocht

Saturday starts with a parade. There is a diverse parade with floats, marching bands and colorful costumes. The Parade starts at the Dommelstraat at 12:51 and snakes its way through Dommelstraat, Stationsplein, Vestdijk, Ten Haeghestraat, Kerkstraat, Wal, Stadhuisplein, Bilderdijklaan to the Geldropseweg. Watching the parade is a wonderful way to start the weekend. Big attraction […]



Stadhuisplein Stadhuisplein, Eindhoven, Netherlands

Confettival is the brand new carnaval festival at the Stadhuisplein for people who love carnaval but want to hear a different kind of music. The music will be a electric mix of dance, carnaval music and anything in between. Expect complete chaos, eargasms, kilometers of polonaise and loads of beer. Sunday you will have DJ […]



Thomas Eindhoven Stratumseind 23, Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

The Lampjesbal at the Thomas is a great place to party Monday night. The party will kick off at 19:00 with the Lawineboys and around 22:30 the official Prince Carnaval of Eindhoven will come too with his people. Great thing is that the party is free :-D.


Farmers wedding

A great tradition to see on Tuesday is the Boerenbruiloft (literally translated “Farmers wedding”) at the Markt where a happy couple will be “unlawfullly married”. For certain something else than you would expect so do go and see!


Kermis Strijp

Trudoplein Strijpsestraat 186, Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

The Trudoplein in Eindhoven changes into a real fairground. A real family fair with a village atmosphere. A nice mix of rides for the kids, food stalls, live music and entertainment. Entrance to the fairground is free. More info:


Christmas market at TU/e

Tu/e De Zaale, Eindhoven, Netherlands Bring your colleagues, families or friends, and enjoy the: - Ice-rink - Performances by TU/e musicians and Christmas choir - Various stands for activities from TU/e Community - Do-it-yourself music corner with piano, sleighbells and Christmas Sheet Music - 'Heal the world' Christmas Escape Room - Food trucks, including winter food, hot chocolate and […]


Christmas winter circus at Parktheater

Parktheater Eindhoven Elzentlaan 50, Eindhoven

From jugglers to trapeze artists, and from clowns to balancing experts – every year Parktheater brings the most incredible acts from all over the world right here to Eindhoven. This year again, ringmaster Arjan Smit will welcome you and a live orchestra will accompany the artists. Enjoy an unforgettable afternoon or evening with the entire […]


Haône Boere Blaos Festijn

Stadspaviljoen Alberdingk Thijmlaan 1, Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands

During the Haône Boere Blaos Festijn 18 different orchestra (so called dweilorkesten or in English ambling orchestras) will compete for an honorable mention on the Haône Boere Blaos Festijn banner. The theme is "in d'n ollie" (or better said in English - if someone is well-oiled, they have drunk a lot 😅). If you want […]


A Greek tradition before the carnival at The Hub

In Greece there is a tradition to celebrate the last Thursday before the carnival. That is why we will do it a little earlier, on 15 February at 3 p.m. in the nice and friendly place Hub, Eindhoven. The entrance fee is 3 € (cash)/ (adult) person and the drinks are paid at the bar […]