Is ‘ t Veluws Sand Sculpture Festival open now during Corona?

We are currently closed due to the Lockdown. As soon as we can open again, we will mention this on the site. ATTENTION! You MUST buy tickets online in advance (see Order tickets menu). You can arrive within 1/2 hour and after arrival you can stay on our site for 3 hours.

Till when the festival is open?

We will be open the whole winter. Just take care of the Dutch Covid-19 rules. ATTENTION! You MUST buy tickets online in advance (see Order tickets menu). You can arrive within 1/2 hour and after arrival you can stay on our premises for up to 3 hours.

Is’ t Veluws Sand Sculpture Festival wheelchair accessible?

The festival is wheelchair accessible. The paths are paved and wide enough for a wheelchair or scooter. Handicapped accessible toilets are also available.

Is there enough parking space?

There is enough parking and parking is free.

How long does a visit take?

On average, a visit to the sand sculptures only takes 2 to 2.5 hours. However, this is personal, sometimes there are people who complete the route within 1 hour, but there are also those who look around longer. This year you have a maximum of 3 hours due to Corona measures, after which you have to leave the site of the sand sculptures. In addition to the sand sculptures, there is also the Sculpture Garden (free access) with a wood sculpture exhibition. Most people can look around for an hour there too.

Are dogs also welcome?

Dogs are welcome on a leash. We would like to point out that large dogs CAN BE a nuisance to other visitors and ask you to take this into account.

Is the sand sculpture festival covered?

The festival is mostly covered. In case of bad weather there are plenty of hiding possibilities from the small outside part, all within a short distance.