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Fresh markets

Fresh markets

There is more for foodies in Ghent than its many restaurants. Sample local and fresh products to your heart’s content at the markets below. The covered markets combine shopping and eating. So there is something for everyone!

Holy Food Market

Holy Food Market

The 16th century Baudelo Chapel – previously a church, cloister, library and arts campus – is now a temple to gastronomy with its own bar.

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CRU - Cuit

Cru Cuit Gent

At CRU, under the Kouter square, you’ll find 10 crafts stands under one roof, each specialising in a different field.

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Vrijdagmarkt

Vrijdagmarkt Gent

In previous centuries, this square - at that time still without the statue of Jacob Van Artevelde - was where the greater part of public political and social life took place.

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What's On

Where is it?

Spotlight

DOK

DOK
Quirky festival in Ghent's outer harbour, with a colourful and original programme.
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Gent Festival van Vlaanderen
Ghent Festival of Flanders is an international music festival where diversity, creativity and top quality are essential. Discover classical and world music in a surprising artistic way, at different exclusive locations.
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