WinterWelVaart maritime event

WinterWelVaart – a wintry event organised in conjunction with the Historische Zeilvaart Groningen and the A-Kwartier community association – takes place during the weekend one week prior to Christmas.

Take a look


A-kwartier en Noordelijk Scheepvaartmuseum
Brugstraat 24
9711 HZ Groningen
Plan your route

Approximately 25 ships in and around the A will be open to the public. WinterWelVaart is a Christmas happening with food, music and cheerfulness, and with attention for trades and culture.


  • daily starting from December 20th, 2019 until December 22nd, 2019