International Fireworks Festival – Scheveningen

August 11th – August 19th, 2017

4 nights in a row, you can enjoy the wonderful fireworks show in Scheveningen, a huge spectacle!

Every year the International Fireworks Festival in Scheveningen draws tens of thousands of visitors. In the course of the festival several countries try to put on the best fireworks display. If you happen to be in or near Scheveningen in August, you should definitely stop by in the evening.

The competition

The International Fireworks Festival is a serious competition with strict rules. Participating countries have the same budget to spend, must ensure that at least 80% of their fireworks are produced in their own country, and have 11 to 13 minutes to display their fireworks prowess. In other words, it is a fairly formal contest that the participants take very seriously.