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Events in Nuremberg - Highlights of the Year

The stage of the Meeting of the Bards Festival on the Main Market Square
The stage of the Meeting of the Bards Festival on the Main Market Square © Uwe Niklas

 

In Nuremberg, one event follows the next: Cultural events such as the Blue Night or the Silvestival are as vital a part of the city’s event calendar as one-of-a-kind concert happenings like the Bardentreffen world music festival, Classic Open Air and Rock im Park. And traditional festivals such as the Nuremberg Fairs, Old Town Festival and the famous Christkindlesmarkt draw thousands of visitors to Nuremberg. Take a look and be inspired!

Events Highlights of the Year

15. Juni 2018 bis 3. Februar 2019

Die Geschichte des Nürnberger Opernhauses unter der NS-Herrschaft wird in der Ausstellung "Hitler. Macht. Oper. Propaganda und Musiktheater in Nürnberg" thematisiert.

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November 30 to December 24, 2018

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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29. November 2018 - 28. April 2019

Gehen Sie in einer 900 qm-Indoor-Wanderlandschaft im Germanischen Nationalmuseum auf eine Reise durch die Geschichte des Wanderns.

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Expected summer 2019

In 2019 you can again experience summer, sand and water. The city beach is a meeting place to chat and relax; a mini-break in the midst of daily routine. It’s a summer adventure for all ages in the heart of Nuremberg’s Old Town!

 

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Spring Fair from April 20 - Mai 12, 2019

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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May 4, 2019

On May 4, 2019, 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 10 - 11, 2019

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 2019

It's pARTy time again! For the eigth time, the supermART 2018 takes place at "Auf AEG". It shows a mix of art, music and fashion.

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May 18 - 25, 2019

Nuremberg’s Women’s Tennis Tournament with international stars and German aces! The tennis world will again watch Nuremberg with excitement, because some of the best women’s tennis players in the world will meet for the fifth NÜRNBERGER Versicherungscup.

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Expected June 2019

Each year in June and July, the St. Katharina open air concert series takes place in the ruins of St. Catherine’s Church in the heart of Nuremberg’s Old Town.

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