Homage to Urkraine Read more
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ABN Amro Open '23 Read more
Rotterdam Chinese New Year '23 Read more

All the flags of the United Nations flutter daily on the Boompjes in Rotterdam. With more than 174 nationalities in Rotterdam, this is only logical. In addition, with a block of 35 masts, we pay attention to changing social, cultural and sporting events in the city.

Photo credits : Ministerie van Buitenlandse Zaken / Jurgen Huiskes

Homage to Ukraine

“The Flag Parade in Rotterdam honors Ukraine by raising dozens of the country’s flags as it marks almost a year since Russia declared war on Ukraine. At one of the busiest points in Rotterdam, the Boompjes on the Nieuwe Maas, Ukraine’s pride has been hoisted in multiples since Monday. The Flag Parade Rotterdam, in cooperation… Read more

Photo credits : ABN Amro Open 2023 © Pim Waslander | @abnamroopen

ABN Amro Open ’23

In honor of the anniversary edition of the ABN Amro Open tennis tournament in Rotterdam Ahoy, the Flag Parade hoisted the flags together with Richard Krajicek, Esther Vergeer and tennis player Wesley Koolhof. The tournament runs through February 19. We wish the organization and all participants a great tournament! More information: www.abnamro-open.nl… Read more

Photo credits : Gari Koolen


During Rotterdam Art Week, the TEC ART Festival traditionally descends on Rotterdam. This crazy happening at the intersection of art, technology and music brings together upcoming creative talent and established names in a massive indoor and outdoor exhibition. TEC ART can be visited until Sunday, February 12 in and around WORM in the Witte de… Read more

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