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Elfia Arcen 2024

21 & 22 September

What once started as a simple fantasy and costume event has grown into a dream world, a utopia. Elfia is a civilization, a country that literally exists, parallel to our world but not IN our world. It is located on the planet Eve in another time dimension. Normally it is unreachable. But now – on September 16 & 17, 2023 – you have the chance to visit the kingdom of Elfia in the gardens of Castle Arcen. To do this, we have listed all practical matters for you:

  • When: Saturday, September 16, 2023 – 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM
  • When: Sunday, September 17 – 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
  • Tickets: Click on the top right of this page
  • VIP ELF tickets (passe-partous for Saturday and Sunday) and all daytickets for Saturday are already SOLD OUT.
  • GOOD ELF tickets and MINI ELF (children’s) tickets and LATE ELF tickets are still available for Sunday.
  • Parking tickets & tickets for lockers are available here:
  • Where: Arcen Castle – Lingsforterweg 26, 5944 BE. Arcen, Venlo, Netherlands
  • How: by car? Follow the signs to 1 of the 2 parking fields.Β  Check the FAQ for more info.
  • How: via public transport? Bus 83 runs from Venlo station to Arcen every 30 minutes.
  • Extra toilet facilities have been installed.
  • Despite extra cell towers, there is not good WiFi coverage over the entire 30-hectare site. You can use a debit card at many catering locations and exhibitors, but not at all. So take extra cash with you just to be on the safe side.
  • Bringing your own food & drinks is not allowed.Β  There are 40 catering locations spread across the site. Quite a few supply gluten-free, vegan and/or vegetarian food. You are allowed to bring one or two snacks and/or a bottle of drink. In case you need to bring other foods/drinks because of medical necessity you can send an email to
  • For the full program and for catering facilities, check the program page on this website soon
  • The castle itself will be closed to the public during Elfia.