What to do in Utrecht? | Weekend Guide 28 & 29 February

Weekend! Or are you celebrating holidays? Sore throat from the carnival? Wet your whistle, because there is plenty to do in the beautiful city of Utrecht this weekend. Where are we going? Laughing, walking, eating, drinking… What do you choose?  Check out Marit van Cultuursnuiver‘s art & culture tips, let’s hit the streets!

What to do on Friday | February 28

Workshop: Painting with words
You don’t have to be a writer, just have fun. What do you see when you look at a work of art? Forget the story the artist wants to tell you, make your own story and interpretation. Write the painting!
When? 13.30-16.30 hrs.
Where? De Verdieping, Central Museum, Agnietenstraat 1
Info: CentraalMuseum
Entrance: €35,-
The Good Gelato
Help and donate! Roberto does good deeds. On the first day of the ice season the turnover goes to medical research, this year the amount is donated to the research fund of the Antonius Hospital. Come and get an ice cream and help. A scoop of ice cream has never been so responsible. And delicious…
When? 13:00-22:00 hrs.
Where? Roberto Gelato, Poortstraat 36
Info: TheGoodGelato
Entrance: Free
Utrecht Comedy Week
More than 40 shows, spread over 12 locations. One place even more hysterical than the other. This week the Utrecht Comedy Week starts, stand-up comedy throughout the city. This weekend you can enjoy shows in the Stadsschouwburg, the Filmcafé and the Comedy House. Also check out our blog about comedy in our city!
When? February 28th – March 7th
Where? Different locations
Info: Comedyweek
Entrance: Varying
Starsight Days Sonnenborgh
Scouring the universe during the National Observance Days at the Sonnenborgh Observatory. Do you recognize constellations in the sky? Or do you see something else in the sky? For a reduced price, you can stare into the universe for an extra long time.
When? February 28th at 19:00 and February 29th at 23:00 hrs.
Where? Sonnenborgh, Zonneburg 2
Info: Sonnenborgh
Entrance: €7,-

What to do on Saturday | 29 February

Veggie World 2020
Healthy and sustainable food, that’s what this fair is all about, let your taste buds dance! Speakers, workshops and even a children’s program fill the Werkspoorkathedraal. Are you a flexitarian, vegetarian, vegan or just curious about the veggie world. Come and enjoy delicious recipes and be surprised.
When? 29 February at 10.00, until 1 March 18.00 hrs.
Where? Werkspoorkathedraal, Tractieweg 41
Info: VeggieWorld
Entrance: From €8,-
Courtyards and Chambers
Stadsgids030 shows you the most beautiful oases and quiet spots in Utrecht. Secrets hidden in our city. Walk along this morning with the walk that takes you to special places, which we ourselves walk past carelessly every day. Sign up and receive all the info… Exciting!
When? 10.30-12.00 hours
Where? To determine
Info: Stadsgids030
Entrance: €10,-
GotSoul in the Stadstuin
Spheres and flavors of the Caribbean, let yourself be immersed by chef Big Nate from Rotterdam. An evening full of soul, music and food. At one of the nicest locations in the city. Fingerlicking goooood.
When? 18.00 hrs.
Where? De Stadstuin, Europalaan 20
Info: GotSoul
Entrance: 3-courses €37,50

About Alicia van den Berg

Alicia weet wat er gaande is in de stad, als cultuur en food liefhebber is ze up-to-date van alles wat er zich in Utrecht afspeelt. Dus wie kan jou beter vertellen waar je heen kunt gaan om van een fantastische avond uit te genieten. Van kunstexposities tot proeverijen in de Domtoren, ze kent het allemaal. Toen zij veertien jaar geleden in de stad kwam studeren heeft zij Utrecht in haar hart gesloten. Alicia werkt als sommelier en is haar eigen wijnbedrijf gestart. Zij is de perfecte kunst & cultuur editor voor Explore Utrecht.

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