Events on Schiermonnikoog

In the summer there is almost daily something organized Schiermonnikoog. Under which the various markets, folklore, music performances and various sporting events where you can look at or to which you can join.

New Year's Eve

See in the New Year with family or friends on Schiermonnikoog! A good reminisce about the year during a long beach walk and then it is time for games, doughnuts, apple turnovers and champagne! Will you celebrate New Year’s Eve together at your cosy holiday ...

2021

Open Schier Dart tournament

Early March

In the first weekend of March the northernmost darting tournament takes place at Schiermonnikoog. A nice tournament suitable for everyone.

Monnikenloop

March

This running contest, with three distances and a limited number of participants, takes place on quite a special and versatile trail: over a beach and through the dunes with the start and finish in the village Schiermonnikoog.

National Museum Week

Begin april

During this Museum week about 450 museums are to visit. There are extra activities such as workshops, guided tours, tastings, children's treasure hunts, musical performances and the possibility to dress up.

Lifeboat Day

Early May

In the spring, the Royal Dutch Rescue Society (KNRM) organizes its annual open day on Schiermonnikoog. On Lifeboat Day you can look into the rescue station. At all stations are demonstrations, storytelling, and you can see the equipment. Listen to the exciting stories the crew have to tell. They are glad to ...

National Mills Day

Tweede weekend van mei

Since 1974 the event is held every year on the second Saturday in May. It is a day when as many mills as possible are running. The National Mills Day has now become an annual event. Besides turning and grinding, all kinds of activities take place at a large number of mills, from baking pancakes to music festivals. ...

Bunkerdag

Langs de kust van Schiermonnikoog zijn nog sporen te vinden van de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Onder andere de bunkers, gebouwd als onderdeel van de Atlantikwall. Normaal zijn deze fascinerende betonnen kolossen gesloten voor het publiek, maar onder andere op Bunkerdag zijn van 10.00 tot 17.00 uur de bunkers ...

Heritage Days

Second Saturday and / or second Sunday in September

Open Monuments Day is held every year halfway through September, when thousands of monuments in the Netherlands are free to the public. The participating monuments can be recognized by the Open Monuments Day flag as shown here. Open Monuments Day is organized to encourage people to know more about their historical ...