Tips for the weekend

January 24th to 26th – The weekend is here! We have selected the best events for you to visit in Groningen. Something for everyone. So, what are you going to do this weekend? 

Treasure hunt | Friday, Saturday and Sunday

Groninger Museum - Explore and discover the Groninger Museum like a real detective. You cna pick up the treasure hunt (in Dutch) and a case at the information desk, after which you discover the museum on your own in a playful way. The treasure hunt is suitable for children from 4 to 13 years old. From 10:00 to 17:00. 

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Ommelander market | January 25th

Harmonieplein Groningen - The Ommelander market is all about local products. More and more consumers want to know where their food comes from and try to make responsible choices. At the Ommelander Market the producer of the product sells his own product, so that you as a visitor can learn about the thought and soul behind it. You can get tips and ask questions about preparation methods. You can also taste the products. Knowing where your food comes from and experiencing how much love goes into these products enhances the power of your meal. From 10:00 to 17:00

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National theater weekend | Saturday

Cultuurhuis de Klinker, Winschoten - This weekend is National Theater weekend in the Netherlands. You can therefore visit a show at Cultuurhuis de Klinker for only €10. On Saturday there is an open day with suprising activities. You can for example take part in a djembé workshop, look for fantasy animals in a jungle, learn how to make theater yourself of have a taste of the winner of the poffert competition. From 13:00 to 16:00. 

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Birds of prey at the Lauwersmeer | Sunday

Activiteitencentrum Lauwersnest - When winter comes, the birds of prey come to the Lauwersmeer. The hen harriers leave the islands and Scandinavia to hunt mice at the Lauwersmeer. Meanwhile, the peregrine falcon is looking a meal and even the seals migrate to the Lauwersmeer. Together with two guides you will look for hibernating, wandering and migratory birds of prey. And who knows, you might even see other winter guests….. Don't forget your binoculars! From 10:00 to 12:00. 

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Sunday Morning Classics | Sunday

De Oosterpoort - At the Sunday Morning Classics, students from the Prince Clause Conservatoire play in different settings and together with their principal subject teachers. Every concert offers the spotlight to a different instrument, which are the vocal this time. From 11:00, entrance €15,-

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