April 11-13 2019

Come Together

COME CELEBRATE European democracy with us on the beautiful Dutch island of Texel (icon-flag-netherlands.svg!

JOIN thousands of citizens from across Europe.

ENGAGE with decision-makers, your elected representatives, NGOs, business, trade unions, influencers, activists and – most importantly – your fellow Europeans.

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The European Democracy Festival

Come, celebrate with us democracy and European ideals in an open space where citizens and organisations will be able to hold their own events, debates, discussions, gigs, book readings, song contests, ping pong tournaments, silent discos - you name it!

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Organise your own event at the festival

Organising an event at the festival is easier, cheaper, and more fun than you think. Calls are open.

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What to expect

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  • New Connections

  • An exceptional opportunity to connect with decision-makers, businesses, trade unions, influencers, activists and citizens from all over Europe.
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  • Learning

  • Dozens of events organised - from political debates to song contests, from film screenings to ping-pong tournaments.

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  • Excitement

  • Have fun, energise Europe and work together to get more Europeans to vote in the 2019 European Parliament elections.

DEMOCRACY ALIVE will take place on the beautiful Dutch island of Texel.

DEMOCRACY ALIVE will take place on Groeneplaats, in the centre...

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