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 Event Calendar 2019 (pdf)

 

 

Nuremberg Highlight Events

September 4-6, 2020

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 11 - 23, 2019

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 18-20, 2020

Germany’s largest marathon of tours invites you to get to know Nuremberg from a new perspective – and this for the 21th time.

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October 9-10, 2020

Festival-goers, music fans and art and culture mavens meet again in 2019 at southern Germany’s largest club and showcase festival, the Nuremberg.Pop Festival.

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November 27 to December 24, 2020

The enticing aroma of gingerbread, mulled wine and grilled sausage hangs
in the air at the Nuremberg Christkindlesmarkt. First mentioned in 1628, its
roots probably go back to the time of Luther, when the tradition of giving
children presents at Christmas evolved. Ever since then traditional wares such as handmade Christmas decorations and...

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December 4 - 6, 2020

The Nuremberg offshot of the RETRO CLASSICS shows has become a historic and classic car hot spot in the region. The show presents high class categories of old- and youngtimer cars. Just before Christmas Nuremberg offers a side trip to the famous Christmas market.

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April 23 & 24, 2021

Nuremberg and its art and cultural institutions – museums, churches and clubs – invite guests to enjoy a night of light shows, music and performances at the "Blaue Nacht®". The Blue Night is an innovative event created by Nuremberg cultural institutions that grows in popularity each year.

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May 7-8-12, 2021

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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Expected May, 2021

The largest national beach volleyball series in Germany will be seen again on Nuremberg’s Main Market Square.

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June 11 - 3, 2021

In 2021, Nuremberg will again rock around the fairgrounds, Zeppelin Field and Dutzendteich Lake. Celebrate, enjoy life and don’t think about tomorrow: At the Rock im Park music festival that’s all you need to do, three days long.

 

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