The Hague gemeente has allocated  half a million euros for cultural projects in the second half of 2017. There were  86 applications of which  38 were approved.  The total value of all the applications was almost one million euros.

The dance festival The Crave, Dancing on the Edge, the Electriciteitsfabriek and West will each receive 30,000 euros. Other subsidized projects include Talent Event, Herfstfest, African Festival, Schollenpop and the India Dance Festival.

Among the projects that do not get money from the cultural projects pot this time include the Hague Zwingfestival, The Hague Popweek, Poëzie op Pootjes, Embassy Festival and Jazz in de Gracht.