Alkmaar cheese festival

Alkmaar cheese festival

Alkmaar cheese market is held in front of the Weigh-House in the Waagplein. During cheese festival you will see cheese porters carry the cheese on cradle-like racks with dressed in white and wear hats in the colour of their guild. The square is almost completely covered with large round cheeses (Edam and Gouda cheese). With a morning tour of the city included on your arrival, you'll have ample time to enjoy this city of canals. Cheese is weighed with ancient scales in the weigh-house and loaded into trucks. The entire square is a very busy place during the festival. Cheese for sale from one of the many stalls in Alkmaar on market day. A cheesy scene. Alkmaar’s Cheese Festival is one of Holland’s most popular tourist attractions. Browse the stalls; watch the cheese men bringing their wares on barrows, and taste samples of Dutch cheese. Or explore the restaurants, cosy bars, extensive shopping offering and interesting museums.
A cheesy scene at Alkmaar cheese festival gathering
This year the fair will be the center of Alkmaar with many spectacular attractions, interspersed with familiar and indispensable for the carnival games and children's entertainment business things like a ribbon through the city.

Speed ride machines like a star at the Disco and Breakdance Kanaalkade or Snow jet Hofplein that takes you through a winter landscape with mountains and valleys, and carry you so but, even in August, can be entertained in a major snowstorm. Alkmaar also gives this year to visit breathtaking scary Haunted House. A ride this attraction is in all respects with excitement and a new cargo creeps and lifelike effects and the experience worth visiting. The kids are not forgotten and can naturally turn to things like a mini scooter, Roundabout, Buggies and Trampoline. Alkmaar cheese festival will be bringing you Cityhopper, Cinema 4D, Disco star, Free style, Polyp, Car Scooter, Extreme, Snow Jet, Break dance, Booster, Psycho, Movie shuttle, Buggy, Mini cars, Circus swing, Trampoline, Baby Sports, Pony rides, Pastry Booth, Peanut Maternity, Candy, pancake stall, Snacks, Nougat Maternity, Churros, Lucky duck, Swenck grill, Grab Cranes, Price Dropper, Skeeball, Photo fantasy, Barber Cut, Shooting game, Funny Plates, Roll down, Pusher palace, Soccer, Sports coaches, Fountain Balls, Jackpot, Archery Robin Hood, Bumper Flipper, Aqua blast, Las Vegas, Happy Wheels, Camel Race, Hit & win, Stacker, Line Pull, Board Games and many more.. All the ingredients are in house this year to the fullest enjoyment of all that a fair bid.

Fairgrounds and Hours in the center of Alkmaar:

Church Square, Canada Square, St Lawrence Street, Double Area, Muted Nieuwesloot, Hofplein short Muted Nieuwesloot and Kanaalkade.

Fares and Transportation

The maximum fare for entertainment business is € 2.50 for children's affairs, the fare € 1.50 per person per trip.
For transportation during the carnival period, you can obtain information via the website:


Alkmaar cheese festival Official website:
Bureau de Kermisgids B.V. is the organizer of the fair. You may also contact:
Bureau de Kermisgids B.V.
Postbox 7, 2400 AA Alphen aan den Rijn
Tel. (0172) 43 03 59 of 44 22 89 (between 09.00 and 17.00 hours)

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