King’s day on Texel

Wednesday 27 April 2022 During King's Day, the entire island is dominated by fun festivities. Every village celebrates: - Den Burg: in the center is the cozy traditional market in the morning. The Old Dutch games start at the Groeneplaats at 1.30 pm. The games last until 3.30 pm. In the afternoon, the Koningsparkty will be held in the Wezentuin from 1 - 9 pm, with live music, snacks and drinks. And the presentation of the new beer 'Texels Ruuge Monnik'. At Brut aan de Vismarkt there will be performances by DJs Vinnie Vinyl, Gio Goose and Stef Daluca from 1 pm. - De Koog: from about 11.30 am the children go on a tour of the village with their decorated bicycles from village hall De Hof. At 12.00 there are games for children in the Village Square. There is also a kids DJ in café De Jutter from 4 - 6 pm and a Crazy bingo with great prizes! - Oosterend: in Oosterend there are activities for children in the morning. From 10 am - noon there is a parade with decorated bicycles from village hall De Bijenkorf to the Muzieknis. Afterwards there are children's games and torches can be made for the Meierblis. From 1.30 pm - 4 pm market in the Muzieknis (Oranjestraat). - Oudeschild: at the village hall 't Skiltje there are various activities from 1.30 pm. Mayor Uitdehaag will visit the village at 1.30 pm and will treat you to coffee, orange bitters and tompouces! Until 5 pm there are games, there is a bouncy castle, there is a flea market and music. There is also a cake baking competition. The results will be announced at 2.30 pm. - De Cocksdorp: this village celebrates King's Day by decorating bicycles and a parade through the village. The cycling tour will start around 1 pm. There is also a lively market from 10 am to 12.30 pm and games for children, youth and adults from 2 pm to 4 pm. From 4 - 5 pm there is a children's disco and from 5 pm there is a 70s and 80s party. - Den Hoorn: the King's Day starts here at 9 am with music from the church tower by DER. At 10 am, the children go on a tour of the village with decorated bicycles, scooters, etc. under the guidance of DEK. At 11 am there is coffee and cake in De Waldhoorn and at 2 pm the 'Willem walk' starts from here. A fun trip for young and old with puzzles along the way.

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In the different villages on the island.



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