Nuremberg's Events

In Nuremberg, one event follows another: The long nights of art & culture "Blue Night" and "Silvestival" have become as important a part of the event calendar as one-of-a-kind music festivals such as the Classic Open Airs, the Meeting of the Bards or and Rock im Park. Furthermore the traditional festivals and markets like the Nuremberg Fairs, the Old Town Festival or the famous Christkindlesmarkt draw thousands of visitors to Nuremberg every year.



Nuremberg Highlight Events

April bis Oktober 2022

Die "Summer Street" in der Adlerstraße lädt zum Flanieren, Entspannen und Genießen ein.

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August 3-8, 2022

The SommerNachtFilmFestival got its start in Desi, more than a quarter century ago. Today, the open air showings with their special atmosphere are an important part of the summer cultural calendar in Nuremberg, Fürth and Erlangen.

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Autumn Fair: August 26 - September 11, 2022

Spring Fair: April 8-23, 2022 and May 4-8, 2023

The fairs in Nuremberg are a traditional part of the local culture. Here, you can experience typical Franconian traditions. The Nuremberg Spring and Autumn Fairs are the second-largest in Bavaria and draw up to 2 million visitors to the fairgrounds on the Dutzendteich Lake.

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September 2 and 3, 2022

The Old Town of Nuremberg will be transformed into an urban free ride course. Top riders of the international free ride scene will perform on this one-of-a-kind backdrop and will excite fans with their breathtaking tricks.

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September 9-10, 2022

May 12-13, 2023

Twice a year, the Nuremberg "Trempelmarkt" transforms the Old Town into a gigantic flea market which attracts both collectors and the curious.

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September 9-11, 2022

Schloss Thurn presents the medieval festival for the whole family! Sword fights, fire-breathers, traders and entertainers with their racket and row will carry you off to a mystical world of the past.

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September 14-26, 2022

Exclusive to Nuremberg: Germany’s largest and nicest Old Town Festival! It features more than 60 free-of-charge events, including the traditional fishermen’s joust on the River Pegnitz, a wide variety of folklore programs and many musical events as well as the popular Hans-Sachs-Spiele theatre program.


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September 16-18, 2022

Germany’s largest marathon of tours invites you to get to know Nuremberg from a new perspective.

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22. bis 30. Oktober 2022

2021 konnte das Nürnberg Jazzfestival endlich wieder stattfinden und das Line up sich sehen lassen. Verteilt auf 2 Veranstaltungsorte (Kulturwerkstatt auf AEG und Z-Bau) und darüber hinaus auch in Ausschnitten im Livestream zu sehen, bietet das Festival Jazz in all seinen Dimensionen und Ausrichtungen. Highlights sind Ben Wendel, Butcher Brown und...

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October 7 to 9, 2021

Festival-goers, music fans and art and culture mavens meet again in 2021 at southern Germany’s largest club and showcase festival, the Nuremberg.Pop Festival.

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