Lelystad geeft licht takes place from 9 to 23 December. Following are some of the highlights, for all activities visit www.lelystadgeeftlicht.nl or contact City Marketing Lelystad via [email protected]

15 December – Kerst met de Zandtovenaar (Christmas with the sand wizar)
In the city centre of Lelystad there’s a family show that tells the story of Christmas through the unique sand demonstrations by the sand wizard and musical performers. Entrance is free of charge.

17 December – Kerstmarkt Natuurpark (Christmas Marketing Natuurpark)
In the unique setting of a nature park there’s a Christmas market with small town charm. Parking costs €3,- but the entrance to the market is free of charge.

17 December – Festival Stille Nacht (Silent Night Festival)
Festival Stille Nacht (Silent night festival) is a must for music lovers, presenting international music acts with acoustic performances that you’ve never seen before. Tickets cost €22,50.

23 December – Lichtjeswandeling Oostvaardersplassen
Have you ever been to the Oostvaardersplassen? A nature area unique in Europe. Always the perfect place for a hike but on December 23rd it’s extra special. During the light stroll you discover nature in the evening, after 17:00h. Entrance fee is €5, coffee/tea and a small light for the children is included.