Activities & Events


The town of Lisse and the Floral Region offers a diversity of tourist attractions, day trips and different activities for all ages. Enough reasons to explore Lisse.

Here is a list of tourist attractions:

  • Keukenhof, the most beautiful spring garden of the Netherlands
  • Museum the Zwarte tulp
  • Sint Agathakerk
  • Keukenhof Castle
  • Windmill van de Zemelpolder
  • Animal farm Poelepetaat
  • Swimming pool De Waterkanten
  • Theater Floralis
  • Hiking en cycling in and around Lisse
  • Sailing in the Floral Region
  • Lisser Art Museum

Beside the known attractions, the municipality of Lisse organizes a variety of activities for tourists as well as locals every year. The following agenda gives you an idea of the variety of events that take place in Lisse:

Month Event
January KidZfestijn
February Lenteflora, Carnavalsparade Lisse, Groei & Bloei – Boom & Co
April Flowerparade Floral Region, Moza├»c competition, Kids Tulippickinggarden, Kidscorso Lisse, Corsomarket, Annual market, Groei & Bloei – Boom & Co
May Buttonpop, Groei & Bloei – Boom & Co
July Kids toys- and clothingmarket, Groei & Bloei – Boom & Co
August Castlefest, Midsummermarket
September Open Monument Day, Kermis Lisse, Partyweek Lisse, 112-Dag Lisse, Lisse Draaft Door Slam!, Groei & Bloei – Boom & Co
Oktober Flowerbulbmarket, Haunted Castle
November Entry of Saint Nicolas , Groei & Bloei – Boom & Co
December Castlefest Winteredition, Christmas choirfestival

Lisse has a relatively active community regarding organizing events. Besides the annual events mentioned above, the library of Lisse, Theater Floralis, Ter Specke Sportshall, the neighborhood center Savatori, Keukenhof Castle and Museum the Black Tulip also organize events for people of all ages. These events are not listed in the above overview, but can be found on the website of VVV Lisse.