Herfst Jongleer Weekend

Photo credit: Piet van Steen

The Herfst Jongleer Weekend is an annual juggling convention held every autumn in Enschede!

Two hundred jugglers from the Netherlands and surrounding countries come together for a weekend of juggling excitement. Organised by CatchUp, the convention features a range of workshops, a volleyclub tournament, a fight-night and a party.

The HJW will not take place in 2020 due to Covid-19. Below you can find information about the 2019 convention.

When: 11-13 October 2019

Where: University of Twente Sports Centre, De Hems 20, Enschede, The Netherlands

Times: Friday 8pm – Sunday 5pm

Program: click here

Site map: click here

Cost: see below

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Accommodation & Food

Accommodation: either bunk beds in on-site cabins or camping. Cabins always sell out so book early!

Food provided: dinner on Saturday night, breakfast on Saturday & Sunday.

Please bring your own plate, bowl, mug & cutlery.


The cabins have toilets and showers nearby. The Sports Centre also has toilets and showers. There is a small supermarket and ATM on-site at the university. Parking is available off De Hems street. The Sports Centre is a 15 minute walk from Enschede Kennispark train station.

The supermarket is open on Saturday (8am – 5pm) and closed on Sunday.

Ticket Prices

Whole Weekend – Cabin€50N/A
Whole Weekend – Camping€38€45
Single Day – FridayN/A€10
Single Day – Saturday (excl dinner)N/A €15
Single Day – SundayN/A €10
Camping – One Night (inc breakfast)N/A €10
Dinner – Saturday (if available)N/A €10

To Bring

  • Juggling equipment, games
  • Cabin accommodation: sleeping bag & pillow case (bunk beds & pillows provided)
  • Camping: tent, mattress, sleeping bag, pillow, torch
  • Plate, bowl, mug and cutlery
  • Clothes, toiletries, towel, phone charger
  • Your ID for the after party