In May, Antwerp is bustling with a variety of fun events. There's something for everyone! Food enthusiasts can enjoy Antwerpen Proeft, art lovers can attend the Antwerp Art Weekend, and those passionate about construction can explore Open Wervendag. DeWaterbus will safely and effortlessly take you there!

Antwerpen Proeft: May 9-12

From May 9-12, head to Waagnatie for Antwerpen Proeft. At this leading multi-day culinary festival, be amazed by unique dishes from top restaurants, Michelin-starred chefs, rising culinary talents, and well-known TV chefs. You can also participate in cooking demonstrations and workshops for free! Find all the information at

Travel easily to Antwerpen Proeft with DeWaterbus! Disembark at Steenplein stop, grab a Velo bike or a scooter, and in just five minutes, you'll arrive at Waagnatie!


Antwerp Art Weekend: May 16-19

From May 16-19, contemporary art takes over Antwerp once again. During the Antwerp Art Weekend, you can explore over 70 locations around the city featuring exhibitions, events, activities, parties, and much more. All information about this art-filled weekend is available at

Take DeWaterbus and get off at Steenplein stop. From there, discover the city's art on foot, by bike, or scooter.


Open Wervendag: May 26

On May 26, it's time for Open Wervendag. We recommend two interesting construction sites near our stops that are definitely worth a visit:

  • the renovation of the Royers Lock in Antwerp
  • the construction of the new Scheldt Tunnel on Linkeroever.

Read all about these sites here. For the Royers Lock, disembark at Steenplein stop; it's an 8-minute bike ride or a 30-minute walk from there. For the Scheldt Tunnel, get off at Sint-Anna stop; it's a 10-minute bike ride or a 40-minute walk.

Purchase your DeWaterbus ticket via our website and save time on board.

Have fun!"