Traditional Sorbian costume. High fashion with heritage.
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    Japan Day, Düsseldorf © Düsseldorf Marketing & Tourismus GmbH
  • Biikebrennen bonfires, various towns
    Biikebrennen bonfires, various towns ©www.nordseetourismus.de (Constanze Höfinghoff)
  • Stuttgart International Cartoon Festival – Festival of Animated Film (ITFS)
    Stuttgart International Cartoon Festival – Festival of Animated Film (ITFS) ©Internationales Trickfilm-Festival Stuttgart
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  • Ruhr Theatre Festival, Recklinghausen
    Ruhr Theatre Festival, Recklinghausen ©Ruhrfestspiele Recklinghausen

Beauty, goodness and truth.

Whether it's the world's largest Schützenfest fair, or 1,000 years of teeming markets, or the kind of public festivals that can only be found in Germany, tradition is alive in this country and is constantly being renewed. And that includes the many old customs rooted deep in the countryside. Customs that gladly include guests and visitors. So embrace Germany's festivals and traditions. You'll feel right at home.
23/05/2019 - 26/05/2019 - Bremerhaven
In 2019 the Seaside City Festival - Shore Leave Bremerhaven will take place anew. 
14/06/2019 - 16/06/2019 - Wittenberg, Lutherstadt

Fanfares, processions, historical re-enactments: Lutherstadt Wittenberg is never short of ideas when it celebrates the wedding of Martin Luther and Katharina von Bora every year in the town where they exchanged vows.  ...
14/06/2019 - 16/06/2019 - Erfurt
Thuringia's biggest old town festival which takes place on and around the Merchants´ Bridge, the longest bridge in Europe to have houses and shops built all along its sides. People can enjoy music and art with travelling entertain ...
14/06/2019 - 16/06/2019 - Erfurt

Every year on the third weekend in June, Erfurt brings the Middle Ages back to life in the form of the Merchants' Bridge Festival.  ...
17/06/2019 - Reichenau
The Holy Blood Festival is regarded as the highest on the island of Reichenau holiday.
8.45 clock parade of vigilantes on Münsterplatz
9.00 clock Pontifical Mass in the Cathedral of St. Mary and St. Mark
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19/06/2019 - 23/06/2019 - Nürnberg
The Franconian Beer Festival offers the entire diversity of the domestic art of brewing.
21/06/2019 - 24/06/2019 - Mainz

Mainz is well known in Germany for its carnival antics – but let's not forget that the capital of Rhineland-Palatinate also hosts another, equally exciting event – the Midsummer's Eve Fair.  ...
26/06/2019 - 21/07/2019 - Munich

Twice a year the Tollwood Festival in Munich offers culture for all. 

28/06/2019 - 07/07/2019 - Hanover

The Schützenfest fair in Hannover ranks as the biggest of its kind in the world. 

04/07/2019 - 08/07/2019 - Darmstadt
Live stages, theatre, exhibitions, concerts, hikes, films and sports tournaments await visitors at the Heinerfest Darmstadt.

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