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Share your wedding photo and win a bouquet

Published: 28 November 2017Modified: 28 November 2017

Each year many wedding couples choose 1 of the 140 wedding locations in The Hague. Get married on the beach, in the forest or at a modern location in the city. It’s all possible in The Hague.

Were you married in The Hague and do often think back on all of those beautiful moments? Would you like to share your joyous moment? The municipality is calling upon wedding couples to share a photo of their wedding. The 5 nicest submissions will be used for a campaign on the Municipality of The Hague’s Dutch Facebook page and will get a bouquet of flowers worth € 25.

How to participate

  • Send in a photo of your wedding at a location in The Hague. You can do this by responding to the Municipality’s Dutch Facebook post or via #getrouwdindenhaag on Instagram.
  • The deadline to submit a photo is 1 December 2017. An independent jury from the municipality will select 5 winners on 6 December 2017.
    Getting married in The Hague
    Getting married in The Hague

    What is required for the photo?

    • The photo must be taken in The Hague.
    • The photo must be submitted online by responding to the Facebook post or via #getrouwdindenhaag on Instagram.
    • The photo may be in landscape or portrait format.
    • You must own the copyright to the photo or have permission from the person who owns the copyright (this is often the photographer).

    The municipality is looking for 5 photos which nicely show what it is like to get married in The Hague. The goal of the campaign which will follow is to promote The Hague as a wedding location to people throughout the Netherlands who are planning to get married.

    You agree to these conditions

    • The municipality is permitted to make the photos public and use them on Facebook for a certain time period (in January and February 2018) without any financial compensation for the participant.
    • The municipality is not obliged to actually use the images you submitted. You retain the rights for the images not used and you are free to use them yourself.   
    • The person submitting the photo may delete it at any time. Their participation in the contest will automatically be cancelled.  
    • The municipality will contact only the winners of the contest. They will be asked to submit a larger format of the photo by email.
    • The winners will receive a bouquet of flowers worth € 25. This prize cannot be exchanged for cash.

      More information about getting married in The Hague

      Go to Marriage and partnership for more information about getting married in The Hague.