Drenthe on the move & tickets

Drenthe on the Move starts Friday evening June 19th and lasts until Sunday afternoon June  21st in 2020. It is located in De Tuinen van Frederiksoord. Address: Majoor van Swietenlaan 1 in Frederiksoord, province of Drenthe.

Everyone who loves dance and music, young and old.

From Friday 4 pm you are welcome to pitch your tent or park your camper. The festival site opens at 6:30 PM and the program starts at 7:30 PM.

The entire program on Saturday and Sunday is accessible to you.

All workshops of that day are accessible to you, as well as the theater performance and all concerts.

All workshops of that day are accessible to you, as well as the theater performance and all concerts. Sunday has 6 workshops less than Saturday, but still a total of 26.

Not much! Choose one tent and stay there all day?

We of course assume it will be good weather, but a festival in the Netherlands must be ready for a shower. That’s why you will receive a rain program upon arrival.

The entire site, including the toilets, is accessible for disabled. However, there are hardened dirt roads and lawns in addition to paved paths.

What is available and what am I aloud to bring?

During our festival, official photos and videos are made for publication on our website, social media channels or used for other publications by Drenthe on the Move. It is not allowed to make video recordings of the teachers or to take professional photos.

Yes, there are food trucks present.

Yes, that is allowed.

There are no lockers on site.

We don’t think handing out plastic ponchos is environmentally friendly.  Therefore we ask you to bring your own rain gear.

No earplugs will be available on site. If you are sensitive to too much noise, you better bring them yourself. We will ensure that the number of decibels is kept at an acceptable normal level.

Report to the administration tent.


The festival site is 6 kilometers away from Steenwijk train station. If you arrive there on Friday between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., a bus from the Brinkzicht company will be ready to take you to the festival grounds.

If you arrive outside this time frame or on Saturday, you can call a ‘taxi bus’ from Steenwijk station. It is best to map out your route on where you will find more information about this ‘taxi bus’. It must be reserve at least an hour in advance. You can use as festival address Majoor van Swietenlaan 1 in Frederiksoord.

On Sundays, a shuttle runs from the festival grounds between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. (departure of last shuttle) to Steenwijk train station.

From the south:

Take the A28 from Zwolle towards Leeuwarden / Groningen. At junction Lankhorst, choose the exit to the A32 in the direction of Leeuwarden.

Turn off at Steenwijk onto the N855 in the direction of Vledder. Follow the N855 to Frederiksoord, follow the Drenthe of the move signs here. After approx. 300 meters there is an exit on the roundabout to the festival site (from the A32 motorway it is 6 km to the festival site).

Follow the instructions of the parking attendants! Click here to find us with Google maps.


Via the A6:

If you are driving via the A6, choose the A7 at Joure junction. Choose  the A32 in the direction of Zwolle at Heerenveen junction. Follow the route described above from the Steenwijk exit.


From the North:

Choose the A7 direction or the A32 both in the direction of Heerenveen. At Heerenveen junction follow the A32 in the direction of Zwolle. Follow the route described above from the Steenwijk exit



Take the A28 towards Meppel. At junction Lankhorst choose the exit to the A32 direction Leeuwarden. Follow the route described above from the Steenwijk exit.

The site is on the only roundabout in Frederiksoord, you drive from the roundabout to the parking lot directed by parking attendants.

Overnight stay

Festival Campsite

There are various camp sites in the vicinity of the festival, but if you want to pitch your (small) tent next to the festival grounds, you can stay at the Festival Campsite. This has been set up especially for the festival. Costs € 30 per tent. Maximum of 50 tents (!).


Camper/caravan area

There is a field very near to the festival site where you can park your camper or caravan. There is no water or electricity or further facilities, but at a 1 minute walking distance to the festival grounds! Costs € 25 per Camper/Caravan.

Other nearby campsites

  • De Moesberg (600 meters)
  • De Adelhof (1 km)


Don’t want to stay at a campsite?

Take a look at many nice Bed & Breakfasts and accommodations nearby via:

You will soon find offers of special arrangements for festival visitors to have a pleasant stay.

The Weldadig Oord Foundation represents local tourist entrepreneurs who have a bed & breakfast, hotel, camp site or holiday home. They offer special arrangements for the festival, including transportation to and from the festival grounds! Click here for more information.

Do you want to be kept informed about interesting developments around the festival? Leave your e-mail address here.

Drenthe On The Move
Majoor van Swietenlaan 1
Frederiksoord, Drenthe
06 5788 8838
KVK: 41141273

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