A Safe celebration of King's Day

Eindhoven is very crowded during King's Day. To keep it safe for everyone, please follow the instructions of supervisors, traffic controllers, crowd- informers and ' signing'.

glass and cans ARE PROHIBITED

Related to safety and the prevention of injuries, glass and cans are prohibited. There are several voluntary intake points. If you do have glass or cans in your hand, they can fine you with a ticket of € 90,- . 

Urinating in public is prohibited

At over 20 locations in the city centre, you can make use of free toilet facilities. Additionally, every event location offers free toilet facilities.

Free Wifi

If you cannot reach your friends and family through your Phone provider, you can always try EHV Free Wifi.  WiFi points in the city centre are: Central Station , Stationplein, Dommelstraat , Market , Catharinaplein , Stratumseind ​​, Stadhuisplein and Wilhelminaplein. 

Beware of pickpockets

When it is crowded, you have to pay attention to pickpockets. Take extra care of your wallet and smart phone!


It is a good idea to come to Eindhoven by bike. Make sure you put your bike away at a safe location. Unformtunately, lots of bikes get stolen on King's Day. Here, you'll find an overview of all bike parks in the city centre and their opening hours.


Alcohol prohibited under 18

Not 18 years old yet? Then it is prohibited to buy or drink alcohol. You will be fined if you do so.