When is StartFest?

27/06/2024 De Toekomst, Scheemda

14/03/2024 Campus Eemsdelta, Appingedam

14/05/2024 TT Circuit, Assen

Will you come?

Why is StartFest for you?

Join StartFest, the biggest work and development event in the North of the Netherlands. Free and for everyone to visit. No need to sign up. Meet educators, companies who are waiting for your talent. A vibrant festival with food trucks, live music, workshops, and a unique program centered around work, opportunities, and development.

StartFest locations

De Toekomst, Scheemda

27/06/2024

More information to come, so check back soon and follow us on social media!

Campus Eemsdelta, Appingedam

14/03/2024

On March 14th, StartFest will take place at Campus Eemsdelta in Appingedam! From 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, we will ...

TT Circuit, Assen

14/05/2024

On May 14th, StartFest will take place at TT Circuit in Assen! From 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, we will ...

De Toekomst, Scheemda

27/06/2024

More information to come, so check back soon and follow us on social media!

Campus Eemsdelta, Appingedam

14/03/2024

On March 14th, StartFest will take place at Campus Eemsdelta in Appingedam! From 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM, we will ...

TT Circuit, Assen

14/05/2024

On May 14th, StartFest will take place at TT Circuit in Assen! From 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM, we will ...

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Frequently asked questions

1

What is StartFest?
StartFest is the festival dedicated to your growth. Participate in workshops and activities to uncover your talents and find what aligns with you. Interactions with educators, companies, and organizations will offer insights into the possibilities for your future. Need personal assistance? Stop by the StartPoint.

2

What’s happening at StartFest
Don’t expect a typical job fair. StartFest is a vibrant festival with food trucks, live music, workshops, and a unique program centered around work, opportunities, and development. Visit the page for your location for additional details about the festival.

3

Who can attend StartFest?
Everyone is invited! Whether you’re in search of employment, exploring other (volunteer) opportunities, or taking the next step in your development. All are welcome, whether young or old, in school, job-seeking, or already working!

4

Where can I get information about employment or education at StartFest?
The StartPoint is the place to kick off your visit to StartFest. You can go there with all your questions about work or education. Guides are ready to assist you on your journey. Whether you want information about a specific profession or want to discover your talents and possibilities, step inside the StartPoint! No registration required.

5

Where and when is StartFest?
Multiple festivals are organized in Groningen and North Drenthe. So, there’s always one near you.

6

Do I need to pre-register?
No, you don’t need to pre-register. Just come by anytime between the opening hours.

7

Is there a fee to enter StartFest?
No, attending StartFest is completely free.

8

How do I stay informed?
The most recent information is available on this website. We update it daily, so be sure to check in regularly.

9

Interpreters
Interpreters for different languages are available all day.

10

Photography and film
During StartFest we take photos and film footage. You may be photographed or filmed and these images may be used for promotional purposes. If we want to portray you in a recognizable way, we will ask your permission in advance.

You can of course share your own photos on social media. You can use #StartFest

Questions?