Danspunt operates on the principle of Pay what you can. You choose how much you pay: the suggested contribution, the support rate, or the reduced rate.

Each workshop consists of 1 or more days.

  • Suggestion: 55 euros per day

Rate suggested by Danspunt.

  • Support rate: 65 euros per day

By choosing this rate, you help make our workshops accessible to everyone.

  • Reduced rate: 45 euros per day

Choose this rate if a lower contribution makes your participation easier.

! Early bird: register before 1 June and receive an early bird discount. You’ll then pay only 48 euros, 40 euros, or 57 euros.


The meeting point is De Expeditie, Dok-Noord 4F in Ghent. There you will receive a warm welcome every morning, can you start your day with a coffee at the festival bar and find out which dance class your workshop will take place in.

Dok-Noord can be reached via public transport using the following methods, among others:

  • bus P4 and 5 or bus 55 to ‘Gent Tolpoort’ (Tolhuislaan), 5 minute walk away.
  • by tram: tram 4 in Sint-Salvatorstraat is currently interrupted, you can only count on buses.
  • by train:
    • it’s a 15 minute walk away from Gent-Dampoort station.
    • from station Gent-Sint-Pieters take:
      • Bus P4 towards Fratersplein until ‘ Gent Tolpoort’, which is a 5 minute walk away.
      • Bus 55 towards Zelzate until ‘ Gent Tolpoort’, which is a 5 minute walk away.

There is plenty of space around De Expeditie to park your bike.

You can also rent a bike through Blue Bikes (NMBS), Donkey Republic (app), Dott (app) and the bicycle embassy at Gent-Dampoort Station. More information can be found at

By car: via Dampoort or the R4 and Kennedylaan. There is paid parking in the underground car park. You can also park in Koopvaardijlaan across the water (3,5 euros per day), from where you can walk to Dok Noord across the pedestrian bridge. There is parking available around Dok Noord, but only for five hours.

To improve air quality, Ghent’s inner city (the area within the ring road R40) is a low-emission zone. Only vehicles that meet the conditions for admission are allowed into this zone. Do you want to know whether your car can enter the LEZ? Fill in the test on


At Out of the Toolbox, we welcome all bodies!

  • The chosen teachers are used to working with dancers of different ages and with varying levels and bodies. Their approach ensures that this diversity enriches all participants.
  • The festival is wheelchair accessible (wide doors, no thresholds, no stairs, toilet for wheelchair users). However, it is best to contact us in advance at so we can adjust studio arrangements if necessary.
  • If you have additional questions (about physical accessibility, content of specific workshops, allergies, pumping space,…) or need extra support, please do not hesitate to contact us via Together we’ll see how we can offer you the best experience.


Showers are available at Danspunt (Dok-Noord, Sint-Salvatorstraat 18, 9000 Ghent), where a few of the workshops take place. But do bring a towel.

Food and drinks

We will be providing delicious, healthy meals as we did for the previous editions. Sign up each day for the vegetarian lunch and/or evening meal at very attractive prices (10 euros per meal). Do you have any allergies or intolerances we should consider? Feel free to contact us in advance at

The festival bar is open all day.

It is important to note that we are a cashless festival. Thus, payment can only be made by card.

Overnight stays

If you’re coming from afar and would like to stay overnight in Ghent, here are some tips:


De Draecke Youth Hostel: Just a 15-minute walk from Danspunt, not far from Gravensteen and the heart of Ghent.

Hostel Uppelink: A 20-minute walk from Danspunt.


Big Sleep: A 20-minute walk.

Fred & Breakfast: 20 minutes by public transport / 30 minutes walk / 10 minutes by bike.


Hotel Den Briel: An 8-minute walk.

Ibis Gent: A 15-minute walk.

Curious? Any questions? Or suggestions? If so, call or e-mail us!
+32 (0)9 269 45 30

Out of the Toolbox is an initiative of Danspunt. Danspunt is the sidekick of dancers, makers and tutors. The left and right hand of schools and dance companies. Want to find out what else we can do for you? Check out