Welcome to Groningen


MartiniPlaza is the – both in size as well as range – major event location in the Northern Netherlands. The combination of hospitality, flexibility and multi-functionality allows us to host events from limited business meetings to large-scale, multi-day conventions.

Available are three fair halls with a total floor space of over 10,000 m², a top-level sports hall for 4,500 visitors and a congressional wing with three plenary congress halls, atmospheric foyers and 14 workshop areas. This allows us to accommodate and facilitate conventions, fairs, sporting events and parties – all customised to your suiting.

Due to years of experience as well as our professional management team and own catering services, every requested detail of your event shall be met. One of our account managers shall personally assist you from the very first time we meet to the completion of your event. 

Accessibility and route

Thanks to our location along the Beltway around Groningen – quite near the A7 – visitors from all directions can easily access our venue. Public transportation is also proficiently available to make your arrival easy and agreeable. Opposite and next to our location, there are also 1,500 parking spaces available.

For multi-day conferences, we collaborate with several hotels in the vicinity of MartiniPlaza, where your visitors can spend the night.

Advice and assistance

We’ll make sure that you don’t have to worry about a thing. Whether you are planning to invite five or 5,000 people: we’ll take care of it. We like to think along, give advice – when requested – and in general unburden you as much as possible. We will offer you the best space, set-up and design plan to suit your event as well as state-of-art options regarding the engineering, catering or logistic aspects of your event.

Your designated account manager shall – at all times – be available to assist you during the process of creating the event of your wishes.