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Sand sculptures at the Veluwe

The season of 2016 is finished and the event is currently closed. We are hard at work preparing for the season of 2017. The theme will be “Discover the Netherlands in 1 day”, with another fun puzzle in the indoor area. More information will follow.

The festival will again guarantee a unique and attractive day out for the whole family. The sand art and the atmosphere around these sculptures provide an attraction for domestic and foreign tourists and place the Veluwe on the map even more.

The festival will be opened in 2017 from April 14th / October 28th (except on Sundays).

The nature in the sand.

The theme of 2017 is “Discover the Netherlands in 1 day”. The most beatyfull areas, buildings and attractions of Holland will be made in sand. The Veluwe, the Martinitoren, Burgers Zoo, biking in Holland, Efteling will be some of this.

In the indoor section you will find around 35 sculptures that depict a game. Do you know which games? Puzzle along, and win great prizes.

Self-service restaurant.

At “’t Veluws Sand Sculpture Festival” you will come across the self-service restaurant “Grandmothers Preuverie”. You can enjoy coffee and cake, a lunch or a tasty snack, entirely in the style of Grandmother. A wide range of various drinks, pastries, sandwiches, French fries and snacks are on offer. Click here for the menu. Besides “Grandmothers Preuverie” there’s also Lunchroom De Rozentuin on site.

For large groups we have special package offers. Send a Mail for more information.

Convenient tip!

If you order your tickets online here, you will not have to wait at the entrance.

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What do visitors say?

  • Yesterday I visited “'t Veluws Sand Sculpture Festival” with our club and also the adjacent Sculpture garden. It was a fantastic day, I saw a lot and had a wonderful meal. Kudos to all employees!!! Once again thank your for everything!!!

    Ella Visser
  • Tip! In one word; wonderful. It's really worth it to visit “'t Veluws Sand Sculpture Festival”! You will not believe your eyes.

    Petra Heijboer
  • Went for a day trip to look at the sand sculptures in Garderen with my kids. Really impressive what they can do with sand! @Veluws Zandsculpturenfestijn

    Jolanda de Zwart