EM2 venue

EM2

EM2 offers the space as well as a special energy and we happily share these two with others. EM2’s premises are suited to accommodate a vast range of events.

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Address:
EM2 Groningen
Suikerlaan 6
9743 DA Groningen
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From open-to-the-public cultural events to corporate parties, conferences, seminars and weddings. A lot is achievable. Because of the possibility to divide the space into smaller stages and our exceptional acoustics, we can host more intimate get togethers starting with 20 people as well as big events up to 800 guests. On top of that, at events including our outside area up until 10.000 people can be accommodated.

On request, EM2 gladly arranges the catering as well. A simple lunch, a luxurious five course meal and everything in between is possible. Additionally, we offer professional lighting, visuals and acoustics.

We promise that your event will be a special on…

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From open-to-the-public cultural events to corporate parties, conferences, seminars and weddings. A lot is achievable. Because of the possibility to divide the space into smaller stages and our exceptional acoustics, we can host more intimate get togethers starting with 20 people as well as big events up to 800 guests. On top of that, at events including our outside area up until 10.000 people can be accommodated.

On request, EM2 gladly arranges the catering as well. A simple lunch, a luxurious five course meal and everything in between is possible. Additionally, we offer professional lighting, visuals and acoustics.

We promise that your event will be a special one when we work together. We always contribute, vote on our decisions and we are present as much or as little as you need us to be. You can count on us to always be professional and work with a personal touch. This is because we do not support mass production, we value quality and sustainability.

-       Wedding location
-       Conference hall
-       Private event
-       Congresses, Lectures & Symposia

Here you will find the online rental brochure.

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Attributes

Location

  • Peaceful locationYes
  • In/near nature reserve Yes
  • In/near walking areasYes
  • Outside the centreYes
  • Unusual buildingYes
  • In entertainment districtYes
  • Distance from centre of village/town: 3 km
  • Accessible by public transportYes
  • Distance to train station: 2.6 km
  • Distance from motorway: 0.3 km
  • Distance from public transport: 0.7 km
  • In/near urban areaYes
  • Beautiful locationYes
  • Near through-routeYes
  • On the riverYes
  • Distance from airport: 14.5 km

Accommodation

  • Type of accommodation: Conference centre
  • Situation: Detached
  • Character/furnishing of accommodation: Modern, Authentic, Very comfortable
  • Type of building: Other than other

Disabled facilities

  • Explanation of accessibility: EM2 is also conveniently reachable for disabled people. The entrance is at ground level and consists of wide doors. The Café area is accessible by a side entrance, which can be easily entered with for example a wheelchair. EM2 is also equipped with a disabled bathroom.

Transport

  • Notes accessibility OV: Bus line 8 (city bus) or line 39 towards Surhuisterveen. Exit at the bus stop Atoomweg. Walk towards the gas station and then follow the canal. The entrance is at Energieweg 10, on the other side of the canal, which is reachable by a bridge suited for pedestrians and bikes. On the other side, past the big factory building you will find EM2.
  • Notes parking: Parking in the square in front of EM2 is for free. During bigger events there will be someone managing the parking space.

TV, audio, video & Internet

  • Overhead projectorYes
  • Projection screenYes
  • BeamerYes
  • Sound systemYes
  • Stereo systemYes
  • Internet connection: WiFi
  • Laptop connectionYes

Pets

  • Pets: Pets permitted only by arrangement

Capacity

  • Capacity explanation: Café Area
    The Café area is an atmospheric and light space with a separate bar and space for a maximum of 150 people. Because of the way our floor is constructed, this area is perfectly suited to accommodate presentations or gatherings.

    Main Area
    In the middle of the venue lays the heart of Em2. In the main room you will find a big bar area, suitable for bigger events. Of course, this and the Café area can be booked in combination with each other.

    Whole Venue
    The whole venue spans an area of 600 m2, easily accommodating 800 people or 450 seated guests.

    Outdoor Area
    Around the building we have a spacious outside area, consisting of a terrace and a garden on 4000 m2. When planning a work party with a special ambience or a laid-back BBQ there is room for every wish.
  • Maximum group size: 800

Target group

  • ChildrenYes
  • AlternativeYes
  • GroupsYes
  • BusinessYes
  • FamiliesYes
  • Young peopleYes
  • PupilsYes
  • StudentsYes
  • AdultsYes
  • Senior citizensYes
  • GayYes
  • LesbianYes