In 2019 the Embassy Festival will take place on Friday 6 & Saturday 7 september on the Lange Voorhout in The Hague. A wave of global culture will sweep through The Hague during the seventh annual Embassy Festival. Tempt the senses through an exploiration of international music, cuisine and culture in a varied, FREE of charge programme which promises to delight and entertain audiences of all ages. Expect an innovative musical programme featuring pop, jazz, folk and classical music, as well as culinary delights, theatre, literature, art and activities spanning all corners of the globe. Stroll the tree-lined boulevard of the Lange Voorhout and soak up the many charms our beautiful world has to offer.
The Embassy Festival is organised in close co-operation with the Municipality of The Hague’s Department of International Affairs and the city’s many embassies, spotlighting the different cultures that reside in the Dutch administrative capital.
On the evening of the 6th, the festivities will kick-off at 17.00 with one stage offering a diverse and colourful programme. The festival will fully commence on Saturday the 7th of September, starting at 12.00 and centring around four stages, the Kids Compound and the International Market. There will be four different stages where dance, theatre, music and traditions will be shown from all over the world. We are still busy with composing an amazing program, so keep a close eye on the website.
PARTICIPATING EMBASSIES 2019:
Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bolivia, Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Chile, China, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Estonia, Finland, Georgia, Ghana, Guatemala, Haiti, Hungary, Indonesia, Japan, Kenya, Kosovo, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Nepal, Nigeria, Norway, Pakistan, Palestine, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Republic of Korea, Romania, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Sudan, Sweden, Switzerland, Tanzania, Thailand, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Vietnam and Yemen.