Become a member

Yes, I want to join!

As a member of the Society you receive a number of exclusive benefits and you support one of the oldest and largest societies in the Netherlands. It is thanks to the support of our 14 000 members that we are able to organise the 3 October celebration.

Whilst much of the celebration organised by the Society is free, membership offers a number of exclusive benefits:

  • Every member receives, sent free to your home, a copy of the Feestwijzer, the programme of the 3 October celebration.
  • Every member, plus a partner, may join the Hutspotmaaltijd – and eat the traditional stew at an event specially organized for our members.
  • Every member receives, as a gift, a 3 October lapel-pin.
  • As a member, you are entitled to free tickets for the musical event for senior citizens.
  • Our members receive a discount of 10% on all of the products in the 3 October Society’s Service point.
  • Our members have voting rights during the society’s Annual General Meeting, held every May.

Membership costs only € 7.50 per year. A family membership costs € 25 per year, or you may choose to become a member for life at a cost of € 157.40. These prices are minimum process; should you wish to give more, the Society will be very grateful.