Hart

locations

before 6 am

ICC - Vanryselberghedreef 2, 9000 ghent

after 6 am

Niche Club - Stalhof 5, 9000 ghent

Decadance - Overpoortstraat 76, 9000 ghent

how do i get there?

from antwerp / kortrijk

Follow the E17 in the direction of Ghent and take the Gent-Centrum exit. After the Gent-Centrum exit, keep to the right (down alongside the viaduct, follow 'alle richtingen'). Then get into the left-hand lane before the traffic lights. At the traffic lights, turn left under the bridge onto Sint-Lievenslaan. At the second traffic lights, double junction, follow through to the left for Oudenaarde. Keep the Museum of Fine Arts on your left and SMAK on your right. About 50 meters down, beyond the bend, you will find Gent ICC international convention center (Hofbouwlaan) on the right-hand side.

from brussels / ostend

Follow the E40 in the direction of Ghent. Then turn onto the E17 Antwerp-Ghent. After the Gent-Centrum exit, keep to the right (down alongside the viaduct, follow 'alle richtingen'). Then get into the left-hand lane before the traffic lights. At the traffic lights, turn left under the bridge onto Sint-Lievenslaan. At the second traffic lights, double junction, follow through to the left for Oudenaarde. Keep the Museum of Fine Arts on your left and the S.M.A.K. Museum on your right. About 50 meters down, beyond the bend, you will find Gent ICC international convention center (Hofbouwlaan) on the right-hand side.

gps

Gent ICC: Select Hofbouwlaan of Citadelpark
Parking Sint-Pieterssquare: Select Sint-Pietersplein, 9000 Gent
Parking Sint-Pietersstation: Select Valentin Vaerwyckweg, 9000 Gent.

flying

The international Brussels Airport is just 45 minutes from Gent ICC. There are direct trains every 30 minutes between the international airport and the international railway station, Gent-Sint-Pieters.

More information at Brussels Airport.

train

The international railway station Gent-Sint-Pieters, is just a 10 minute walk from Gent ICC. There you will find connections with all cities in Belgium, as well as with stations that offer high-speed trains.

More information at NMBS, THALYS and TGV.

bus and tram

The following bus routes have a stop on Ledeganckstraat, directly opposite the main entrance to Gent ICC:
Routes 9, 28, 34, 35, 36, 55, 57, 58, 7, 71, 72, 76, 77, 94, 95.
All these routes, as well as routes 73 and 74 run along Ledeganckstraat to Gent-Sint-Pieters railway station.

Check De Lijn's website for more information.

entrance rules

  1. Bottles, cans, drugs and other possibly dangerous objects are not allowed.
  2. Hart has a zero tolerance drug policy.
  3. Access will be denied to people under 16.
  4. Only people with a valid ticket are allowed access. Fake tickets will be prosecuted by law.
  5. Make sure the bar code of printed tickets is clearly readable.
  6. By entering the venue you agree with possible artist cancellations and exposure to sound volumes.
  7. Once you leave the main venue (ICC), it’s permanent, you will then only be able to enter the afterparties in Decadance and Niche Club.
  8. Respect the peace and quiet of the neighbourhood when leaving the venue.

Access can be denied based on the facts mentioned.

By purchasing a ticket you waiver any damage claims for whatever reason, towards the venue management, the organization or any third party involved in the organization.

Footage (film & photo) will be made on the events. Your purchase of the ticket grants us the use of images for future promotion.

info

For general questions and suggestions, contact jeroen@hartfestival.be

For matters related to media and press, contact janwillem@hartfestival.be

Questions about e-tickets and payment can be sent to jeroen@hartfestival.be