Besides the serious events, the conference accommodates for a great social week in The Hague. From getting to know each others cultural background at the Global Village to eating and drinking at the beach of Scheveningen during the annual Beach Party, nearly every day there is an event that should suit every preference. These social events offer a great way to get to know your fellow delegates better in an informal way and create the possibility of making new friends. The information below represents TEIMUN 2017’s socials, but is a great indication for what you can expect from the coming conference as well.
Socials TEIMUN 2017
- Pub Quiz at The Fiddler
In the evening, we invite you all to the The Fiddler in the city center to have a drink and participate in a Pub Quiz on various topics. You can come to enjoy craft beers while playing being part of the game. The Board will be there to welcome you. Here you will be able to get to know the Staff as well as other fellow participants. This pub in the city center of The Hague will be our informal base during the conference. Whenever there is no planned event in the evening, but you want to go out for a drink with your fellow delegates, The Fiddler is where you will be able to find your fellow TEIMUN friends.
- Delegate Dinner
At the first day of the sessions, you will have dinner with the members of your council, so you can get to know your fellow delegates.
- Orange Party
On Tuesday we will have the first party of the week: the Orange Party! Orange is the traditional royal color of the Netherlands and the color of our national soccer team. Dress in orange or wear some orange accessories to experience the Dutch party vibe. It is a great way to get to know all your fellow delegates for a small price of 3€!
- Anniversary activities
In light of our 30th year anniversary we’ll be organizing an anniversary activity. Here we will be inviting many different speakers to come and discuss
different aspects of diplomacy. A great way to come into contact with
professionals and expand your network! Straight after the council sessions, the activity will take place in the hall of the Haganum.
- Global Village
At the Global Village every delegate will be able to show off their national pride. This concerns your country of origin, not the country you are representing during the sessions. Please bring characteristic clothing, food, music, drinks or anything you can think of that represents your country. The conference will become one big international community!
After the Global Village, the Gala will take place. The Gala will be the highlight of the week. Dress up in your nicest dress and suits and come with your date or with your friends.
- Cultural excursions
In order to get to know The Hague, you can choose to go on a
cultural excursion: The Parliament, where you will get an insight about the building and Dutch politics. Madurodam, known as the ”Mini-Netherlands”. The Mauritshuis, filled with artwork from the Dutch Golden Age for only 12€
- Council excursions
Every year, all the councils go on an excursion to an international organization
related to your council. It’s a great way to get to know The Hague, as well as
go on an interesting excursion and see the centre of power for international
- Beach BBQ and Beach Party
The last party of the week will take place on the beautiful beach of Scheveningen! This party is known to be the most memorable one of all, so make sure you don’t miss it! After the BBQ, the party will start and a DJ will take care of the summer tunes to get you dancing with your new friends.