Art Festivals


GOGBOT festival is an exciting and innovative multi media art festival. 150 international artists will turn the city into a thrilling environment. Covering multiple locations this year, again with Oude Markt & Grote Kerk as the heart of the festival. Other locations are Twentse Welle, Mac Berlijn (with lectures, conference and screenings) and the GOGBOT music program in Atak @ the brand new Muziekkwartier.

Zombie proof vehicle at GOGBOT 2016 Enschede
GOGBOT festival shows art at the Oude Markt.

Creative Sundays

The 'Culturele Zondagen' in Enschede is are free events where both professional and amateur artists gather on a sunday in the city and present their works to the public. During the day there is a very divers programm with art, music, theater and much more. Not only to watch and enjoy but people are also encouraged the participate workshops. Each edition has a different theme so it's always a surprise.

Culturele Zondagen

Art In the Park

Kunst in het Volkspark is a large outdoor artfair in the beautiful Volkspark. In the 20 years of its existence more and more artsist signed up for a stand to show and sell works. More then 35.000 visitors enjoy the broad cultural programm. The fair has a focus on expressive arts but also offers music and theater.

Kunst in het Volkspark
People walking in volkspark.
Thousands attend the Kunst in het Volkspark Fair.


The Zuider Festival is a DIY festival with art, music, poetry and theater created around the artists ateliers of Studio Complex & Hangarrrrrr. Each summer other artists and the public are invited to share and explore ideas and discover a diverse range of various art forms, including visual art, performance art, music, poetry and (location) theater.