From 18 to 20 May 2013 the Veltins Arena in Gelsenkirchen plays host to 'agilia – the fun starts at 50'. The leisure and recreation consumer fair for young-at-heart people aged 50 and over gives the region's clubs in particular the chance to present themselves. From bridge to golf, dancing to self-defence, a whole spectrum of leisure activities is showcased. But the event is not just for those with a passion for sports or health and wellness – it also provides information on social concerns, such as loneliness and poverty among the elderly. There will be a programme of talks and musical performances as well.
The positive response from the 20,000 visitors to agilia 2012 in Wiesbaden proved that people aged 50 and over really are in the prime of their lives and place great importance on leisure, entertainment and quality of life. agilia returns to Wiesbaden from 29 November to 1 December 2013.