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Welcome to Groningen! The place to create your future. We'd like to help you get started.


Local heroes


Local treats

The most delicious foods come right from your own back garden: our province. The Groningen countryside is rich with local and sustainably-produced delicacies that you have to try at least once in your life. Enjoy the authentic flavours of the province, from fresh produce to organic meat and mustard made with seeds from regional fields.

Maximillian Pogrzeba
the city of

Maximilian Pogrzeba

"I have my chosen family here, and I feel that it is my home."

City Central Games Night

City Central events: Gezellig Games Night and FietsFriend Outing

City Central is organizing two fun activities: the Gezellig Games Night and the FietsFriend Outing. The Gezellig Games Night (18 June) features their very own quiz about all things Groningen. From art to history, from sports to culture, from food to music – this quiz is a super fun way to test out your local knowledge and learn more about the city. Or join them on the FietsFriend Outing (4 July) to explore the beautiful countryside surrounding the city and to discover everything the province of Groningen has to offer. Just bring your own bike, your charming self and enjoy the fresh country air.