Winter season at Opera Ballet Vlaanderen

Mon, Nov 27, 2023

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Presents, gift wrap, oysters and Christmas songs. We've thought of everything at Opera Ballet Vlaanderen. But even those who want to escape the holiday rush can come to us. After all, there are wonderful end-of-year productions waiting for you.

Concert children's choir

Thu, December 21, 2023
Entrance hall Opera Antwerpen. Free and without reservation.
The children's choir will perform 4 short concerts of Christmas songs between 6 and 7 p.m..

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Buy gift wrap for a good cause

At the box office in Ghent and Antwerp and before and after performances at Opera Ghent and Antwerp, our staff sell colorful gift paper for the benefit of the Princess Delphine of Saxe-Coburg Fund.
This fund was established to finance initiatives for the integration of art in health care. Her Royal Highness Delphine of Saxe-Coburg, Princess of Belgium, donated her name to the fund and is also its honorary president.
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The oyster bar

Make your performance extra festive! During the performances of Les Pêcheurs de perles(*), we offer oysters both before and after the performance in our oyster bar accompanied by our Belgian sparkling wine Black Pearl from the Genoels-Elderen winery.

Those coming to the performance will soon receive an email to place an order. Can't wait? You can also order for Antwerp already via

Christmas market on the opera square

From December 8 to January 8. Find opening hours here.
With different Christmas stalls you in winter atmosphere, winter foor and a nostalgic merry-go-round.

Open house Opera Antwerp

Saturday, December 16, 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
Free and without reservation

On the occasion of the Christmas market we open our doors. So come in and admire, among other things, the impressive decor of Les Pecheurs de perles. The foyer is also open.

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