Frequently Asked Questions / FAQ

What is The Wiener Ball?

The Wiener Ball is a Viennese debutant ball. The ball is a gala which will be opened with an opening dance performed by the debutant couples.

 How can I attend the ball?

You are more than welcome to attend the Wiener Ball for which you will need a valid admission ticket. You can purchase an admission ticket on the website via “Tickets”.

What is the dress code at the Wiener Ball?

The dress code for all guests of the Wiener Ball is “White tie”, i.e. white tie and tails for the men and a ball gown for the ladies.

 What kind of admission tickets are there?

There are admission tickets with and without box seats. The boxes provide the perfect view on the dance floor.

For the boxes it is also possible to order a combination ticket which includes:

  • Admission ticket
  • Three-course dinner including water, suitable wine pairing and coffee or tea
  • Box seat including a glass of champagne and a program book

How many persons does a box consist of?

10 seats

Can I book an arrangement for a group?

Yes, this is possible. There are also combination tickets available for groups with a private box for 10 people.

Can I book a dinner prior to the start of the ball?

Yes, it is possible to purchase a dinner separately:

  • Dinner Wiener Ball – €90.- per person including a three-course dinner, water, suitable wine pairing and coffee or tea.

The dinner will start at 6 PM.

Dinner can be purchased in the same manner as the admission ticket was bought. If you already bought an admission ticket, you could buy the dinner separately as well by going to “Tickets”. Your dinner ticket is only valid in combination with an admission ticket for the Wiener Ball. If you did not buy an admission ticket for the Wiener Ball, we must regretfully deny you access to the dinner.

How can I book an overnight stay in the hotel?

After purchasing an admission ticket for the ball, you will receive an email with a link with which you will go to a separate reservations webpage from Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin. The price for a room is tailored to you as a ball guest. You will receive a discount and it is possible to book a maximum of two nights.

Because of the lustrum edition, Grand Hotel Huis ter Duin has made a special lunch- and overnight stay arrangement for 2 people which consists of a lunch in the Breakers Beach House and a Charming Large Seaside hotel room including breakfast. For more information take a look at the ticket overview.

I am interested in the sponsorship possibilities of the Wiener Ball.

An impression of the possibilities can be found on the business page of the Wiener Ball website. For more information regarding the sponsorship possibilities, you can contact Riet Nelisse. It is possible to discuss customized, tailored to your company possibilities with her. This can be done by sending an email to

Can I participate as a debutant?

Debutants need to be between 18 and 26 years old. Many debutants are nominated. It is possible to register yourself or someone else as a debutant which can be done via this link. When the maximum number of debutants is reached, you will be placed on a waitlist, or your registration can be passed on to the next year.

Can I, as a non-debutant, also take a dancing lesson?

A dancing lesson can be organized for ball guests who are interested in this. In case of interest, send an email to to get more information about dates and locations.

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