Opening weekend of Leeuwarden 2018 – European Capital of Culture

The celebrations for Leeuwarden-Friesland 2018 – European Capital of Culture will kick off on 26 and 27 January with artistic installations and performances by professional and amateur artists across the city, and museums opening their doors to visitors throughout the Friesland region. European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmermans will participate in the official opening ceremony on 27 January.

Europa Nostra’s Board Member from The Netherlands, Astrid Weij, will attend the event and represent the organisation.

More information on the programme here and events throughout the year here.