The flower parade in Blankenberge is the traditional closing of the summer season in the coastal town. The flower parade was first organised in 1895 and therefore boasts a long history. The floral event is organized by the City of Blankenberge. Each y ear the flower parade is according to a specific theme. About 20 large floats participate every time, marching bands enlighten the procession and also show orchestras and dance groups ensure extra colorful and lively environments. The procession can count on more than 100,000 visitors each year.