Dordt in Steam


Dordt in Steam.
About 90 km from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, near Rotterdam you will find the town of Dordrecht. An old port with a beautifulancient centreEvery two years the city organizes a very impressive internationalevent ‘Dordt in Stoom’. Dordt in Stoom’, or in English ‘Dordt in Steam is the largeststeam power event in Europe.

Enjoy steam engines, steamrollers and steam powered ships on an exciting event in the port of DordrechtIn the region the city of Dordrecht is nicknamedDordt’, so Dordtin Stoom means Dordrecht in Steam.

Dordt in Steam will open with an impressive naval parade on the river. In the picturesque harbour area dozens of steam-powered ships, machines and vehicles will be on view. Organisers expectabout 250.000 visitors on this 3-day event.  Admission toDordt in Steam’ is free. Day-tickets will be sold forround trips on historic transport.

There are plenty of eating and drinking places. Try the typical Dutch poffertjes! The small pancakes served with butter and powdered sugar. Sidewalk cafes and live music will provide a sparkling atmosphere. Make sure you’re there on this exciting event!

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