Fun, world-class events and things to do in Cologne

Do not miss Cologne great Events around the year

Reserve a room at Hotel Alt Deutz City-Messe-Arena and its Guest House Deutzer Eck to enjoy a front row seat to the most memorable events in Cologne. From sporting events and holiday celebrations to concerts at the city’s top live music venues, annual business activities at the trade fair Koelnmesse and more, there’s always something for business people, kids and adults alike.  

If you’re wondering what to do during your stay in Cologne, you will find some of our most popular events below:

  • Handball WM

    The world's best handball teams determine their champion in January 2019 at the tournament in Germany and Denmark! After successful athletic qualification in the preliminary round, the German national…
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  • FIBO

    The FIBO fair in Cologne is the leading international trade fair for fitness, wellness and health. More than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries present themselves at the FIBO Messe Cologne and show everything…
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  • FAF

    As an international industry event, FARBE, AUSBAU & FASSADE provides visitors with an overview of new products and techniques from the most prominent German and international manufacturers. One can…
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  • IDS

    IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. Discover the dental future here in Cologne from 12-16 March…
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  • didacta

    Education and learning accompany us our entire live. This makes it even more important to monitor and promote the process of education precisely where it most obviously occurs: in the child care centres,…
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  • spoga horse

    Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international…
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  • ISM & ProSweets

    The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks bids you a warm welcome! A successful combination between impulses and innovations, exciting networking, first-class exhibitors and competent visitors…
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  • New Years Eve in Cologne

    New Years Eve in Cologne - that's something very special. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people from Cologne and visitors from all over the world enjoy the midnight firework display in front of…
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  • 11.11. - Carnival Season Opening

    Carnival, which is known as "Fastelovend" in the local Kölsch dialect, plays a very important role in Cologne. In line with this year's motto "Mer Kölsche danze us der Reih", the costumed "fools" will…
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  • imm Cologne

    The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a…
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  • Cologne Carnival

    Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor…
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  • Christmas in Cologne

    Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets…
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  • Summerjam Festival

    The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats. It combines the experiences…
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  • CSD

    The most important event in the gay and lesbian calendar is the Christopher Street Day (CSD). Every year on the first weekend of July half a million participants and visitors celebrate and demonstrate…
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  • Koelner Lichter

    In mid-July, the "Kölner Lichter" light up the sky in flames between the Hohenzollern and Zoo bridges. The impressive firework display is synchronised with music and transforms the view of the Rhine into…
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  • Gamescom

    The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing…
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  • c/o Pop Festival

    From August 29th until September 2nd the c/o pop Festival 2018 will bring you a carefuly curated program. Like in the years ago the 15th edition of c/o pop Festival will take place all over Cologne and…
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  • Photokina

    photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging…
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  • Intermot

    More than 1,100 companies from the two-wheeler industry are coming to Cologne from all over the world to introduce 220,000 visitors (including 59,000 trade visitors) to present their product range of…
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  • Koeln Marathon

    There are marathons in numerous cities – but the Cologne Marathon is unique: a mixture of elite and John Doe runners, carnival, a folk and running festival! The entire city is vivid and the spectators…
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10
Nov

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

22
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

23
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

24
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

25
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

26
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

27
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

28
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

29
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

30
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

01
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

02
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

03
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

04
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

05
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

06
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

07
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

08
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

09
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

10
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

11
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

12
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

13
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

14
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

15
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

16
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

17
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

18
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

19
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

20
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

21
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

22
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

03
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

04
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

05
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

06
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

07
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

15
Jul

Koelner Lichter

In mid-July, the "Kölner Lichter" light up the sky in flames between the Hohenzollern and Zoo bridges. The impressive firework display is synchronised with music and transforms the view of the Rhine into a colourful sea of banyan lights, waterfalls and hundreds of thousands of sparklers. Every year a new musical score is composed for this major event. A huge convoy of ships marks the crowning finale of a colourful celebration, which has taken its course during the day in the Old Town.
 
To learn more, please visit www.koelner-lichter.de.

16
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

17
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

18
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

19
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

20
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

19
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

20
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

21
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

22
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

23
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

24
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

15
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

16
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

17
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

18
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

19
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

20
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

21
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

26
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

27
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

28
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

01
Mar

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

14
Jul

Koelner Lichter

In mid-July, the "Kölner Lichter" light up the sky in flames between the Hohenzollern and Zoo bridges. The impressive firework display is synchronised with music and transforms the view of the Rhine into a colourful sea of banyan lights, waterfalls and hundreds of thousands of sparklers. Every year a new musical score is composed for this major event. A huge convoy of ships marks the crowning finale of a colourful celebration, which has taken its course during the day in the Old Town.
 
To learn more, please visit www.koelner-lichter.de.

21
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

22
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

23
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

24
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

25
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

05
Jul

Summerjam Festival

The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats.
It combines the experiences of three decades into three exceptional days:
Only at the SUMMERJAM Festival you get to see the well-selected artists from all over the world in a set-up like this.

06
Jul

Summerjam Festival

The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats.
It combines the experiences of three decades into three exceptional days:
Only at the SUMMERJAM Festival you get to see the well-selected artists from all over the world in a set-up like this.

07
Jul

Summerjam Festival

The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats.
It combines the experiences of three decades into three exceptional days:
Only at the SUMMERJAM Festival you get to see the well-selected artists from all over the world in a set-up like this.

07
Jul

CSD

The most important event in the gay and lesbian calendar is the Christopher Street Day (CSD). Every year on the first weekend of July half a million participants and visitors celebrate and demonstrate in the city centre. Aside from the partying and the fun, there is always a political focus that is illustrated through a new motto each year. For those who are lucky enough to visit Cologne for longer than a weekend, during the two weeks prior to the CSD there are all kinds of gay and lesbian events on offer, from cultural and sporting events to the "Veedelsfest" quarter party in the trendy "Bermuda Triangle" quarter, close to Rudolfplatz.

20
Jul

Koelner Lichter

In mid-July, the "Kölner Lichter" light up the sky in flames between the Hohenzollern and Zoo bridges. The impressive firework display is synchronised with music and transforms the view of the Rhine into a colourful sea of banyan lights, waterfalls and hundreds of thousands of sparklers. Every year a new musical score is composed for this major event. A huge convoy of ships marks the crowning finale of a colourful celebration, which has taken its course during the day in the Old Town.
 
To learn more, please visit www.koelner-lichter.de.

28
Aug

c/o Pop Festival

From August 29th until September 2nd the c/o pop Festival 2018 will bring you a carefuly curated program. Like in the years ago the 15th edition of c/o pop Festival will take place all over Cologne and around our Festival-HQ Stadtgarten. Bringing you small and bigger showcases, open-Airs and clubnights. Always looking for up-coming acts and shooting-stars from Cologne and the NRW-region; simultaneously having an ear and an eye for artists from Europe and the rest of the world.

29
Aug

c/o Pop Festival

From August 29th until September 2nd the c/o pop Festival 2018 will bring you a carefuly curated program. Like in the years ago the 15th edition of c/o pop Festival will take place all over Cologne and around our Festival-HQ Stadtgarten. Bringing you small and bigger showcases, open-Airs and clubnights. Always looking for up-coming acts and shooting-stars from Cologne and the NRW-region; simultaneously having an ear and an eye for artists from Europe and the rest of the world.

30
Aug

c/o Pop Festival

From August 29th until September 2nd the c/o pop Festival 2018 will bring you a carefuly curated program. Like in the years ago the 15th edition of c/o pop Festival will take place all over Cologne and around our Festival-HQ Stadtgarten. Bringing you small and bigger showcases, open-Airs and clubnights. Always looking for up-coming acts and shooting-stars from Cologne and the NRW-region; simultaneously having an ear and an eye for artists from Europe and the rest of the world.

31
Aug

c/o Pop Festival

From August 29th until September 2nd the c/o pop Festival 2018 will bring you a carefuly curated program. Like in the years ago the 15th edition of c/o pop Festival will take place all over Cologne and around our Festival-HQ Stadtgarten. Bringing you small and bigger showcases, open-Airs and clubnights. Always looking for up-coming acts and shooting-stars from Cologne and the NRW-region; simultaneously having an ear and an eye for artists from Europe and the rest of the world.

01
Sep

c/o Pop Festival

From August 29th until September 2nd the c/o pop Festival 2018 will bring you a carefuly curated program. Like in the years ago the 15th edition of c/o pop Festival will take place all over Cologne and around our Festival-HQ Stadtgarten. Bringing you small and bigger showcases, open-Airs and clubnights. Always looking for up-coming acts and shooting-stars from Cologne and the NRW-region; simultaneously having an ear and an eye for artists from Europe and the rest of the world.

25
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

26
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

27
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

28
Sep

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

02
Oct

Intermot

More than 1,100 companies from the two-wheeler industry are coming to Cologne from all over the world to introduce 220,000 visitors (including 59,000 trade visitors) to present their product range of motorcycles, scooters and e-bikes.

03
Oct

Intermot

More than 1,100 companies from the two-wheeler industry are coming to Cologne from all over the world to introduce 220,000 visitors (including 59,000 trade visitors) to present their product range of motorcycles, scooters and e-bikes.

04
Oct

Intermot

More than 1,100 companies from the two-wheeler industry are coming to Cologne from all over the world to introduce 220,000 visitors (including 59,000 trade visitors) to present their product range of motorcycles, scooters and e-bikes.

05
Oct

Intermot

More than 1,100 companies from the two-wheeler industry are coming to Cologne from all over the world to introduce 220,000 visitors (including 59,000 trade visitors) to present their product range of motorcycles, scooters and e-bikes.

06
Oct

Intermot

More than 1,100 companies from the two-wheeler industry are coming to Cologne from all over the world to introduce 220,000 visitors (including 59,000 trade visitors) to present their product range of motorcycles, scooters and e-bikes.

06
Oct

Koeln Marathon

There are marathons in numerous cities – but the Cologne Marathon is unique: a mixture of elite and John Doe runners, carnival, a folk and running festival! The entire city is vivid and the spectators cheer passionately for the runners on the course! 

10
Nov

11.11. - Carnival Season Opening

Carnival, which is known as "Fastelovend" in the local Kölsch dialect, plays a very important role in Cologne. In line with this year's motto "Mer Kölsche danze us der Reih", the costumed "fools" will celebrate Carnival 2018 in Cologne, which will start as tradition prescribes at 11:11 a.m. on 11th November.

25
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

26
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

27
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

28
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

29
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

30
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

01
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

02
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

03
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

04
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

05
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

06
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

07
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

08
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

09
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

10
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

11
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

12
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

13
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

14
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

15
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

16
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

17
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

18
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

19
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

20
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

21
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

22
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

30
Dec

New Years Eve in Cologne

New Years Eve in Cologne - that's something very special. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people from Cologne and visitors from all over the world enjoy the midnight firework display in front of the dreamlike cathedral city backdrop. Find out about the wide range of events on www.koeln.de

13
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

14
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

15
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

16
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

17
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

18
Jan

Handball WM

The world's best handball teams determine their champion in January 2019 at the tournament in Germany and Denmark! After successful athletic qualification in the preliminary round, the German national team will come to Cologne. In addition to European champion Spain, World Champion France will also be fighting for the semi-finals in the LANXESS arena after qualifying.

18
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

19
Jan

Handball WM

The world's best handball teams determine their champion in January 2019 at the tournament in Germany and Denmark! After successful athletic qualification in the preliminary round, the German national team will come to Cologne. In addition to European champion Spain, World Champion France will also be fighting for the semi-finals in the LANXESS arena after qualifying.

19
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year 2018 present the trends that will be shaping the furniture and interiors sector – and the products that are good for business. At the imm cologne, you will find a unique variety of interior design ideas for every room, every style and every requirement – from the basics all the way to designer items and luxury furnishings.

20
Jan

Handball WM

The world's best handball teams determine their champion in January 2019 at the tournament in Germany and Denmark! After successful athletic qualification in the preliminary round, the German national team will come to Cologne. In addition to European champion Spain, World Champion France will also be fighting for the semi-finals in the LANXESS arena after qualifying.

21
Jan

Handball WM

The world's best handball teams determine their champion in January 2019 at the tournament in Germany and Denmark! After successful athletic qualification in the preliminary round, the German national team will come to Cologne. In addition to European champion Spain, World Champion France will also be fighting for the semi-finals in the LANXESS arena after qualifying.

22
Jan

Handball WM

The world's best handball teams determine their champion in January 2019 at the tournament in Germany and Denmark! After successful athletic qualification in the preliminary round, the German national team will come to Cologne. In addition to European champion Spain, World Champion France will also be fighting for the semi-finals in the LANXESS arena after qualifying.

26
Jan

ISM & ProSweets

The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks bids you a warm welcome! 
A successful combination between impulses and innovations, exciting networking, first-class exhibitors and competent visitors forms an offer that is unique around the globe. Here, you also find the world’s largest offer of private label in sweets & snacks.

27
Jan

ISM & ProSweets

The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks bids you a warm welcome! 
A successful combination between impulses and innovations, exciting networking, first-class exhibitors and competent visitors forms an offer that is unique around the globe. Here, you also find the world’s largest offer of private label in sweets & snacks.

28
Jan

ISM & ProSweets

The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks bids you a warm welcome! 
A successful combination between impulses and innovations, exciting networking, first-class exhibitors and competent visitors forms an offer that is unique around the globe. Here, you also find the world’s largest offer of private label in sweets & snacks.

29
Jan

ISM & ProSweets

The world's leading trade fair for sweets and snacks bids you a warm welcome! 
A successful combination between impulses and innovations, exciting networking, first-class exhibitors and competent visitors forms an offer that is unique around the globe. Here, you also find the world’s largest offer of private label in sweets & snacks.

01
Feb

spoga horse

Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international trade fair for equestrian sport as an ideal market place for their interests.

The order fair no. 1, which attracts horse enthusiasts from around the world, opens exclusively for trade visitors. Be carried away by the graceful and powerful world of equestrian sport at spoga horse 2019.

02
Feb

spoga horse

Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international trade fair for equestrian sport as an ideal market place for their interests.

The order fair no. 1, which attracts horse enthusiasts from around the world, opens exclusively for trade visitors. Be carried away by the graceful and powerful world of equestrian sport at spoga horse 2019.

03
Feb

spoga horse

Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international trade fair for equestrian sport as an ideal market place for their interests.

The order fair no. 1, which attracts horse enthusiasts from around the world, opens exclusively for trade visitors. Be carried away by the graceful and powerful world of equestrian sport at spoga horse 2019.

18
Feb

didacta

Education and learning accompany us our entire live. This makes it even more important to monitor and promote the process of education precisely where it most obviously occurs: in the child care centres, schools and universities as well as in vocational institutions.

This is exactly where didacta kicks off - with the sections early learning, schools/universities, vocational training/qualifications and didacta DIGITAL it already shows you today how learning contents will be conveyed to tomorrow and how lessons will be conducted.

19
Feb

didacta

Education and learning accompany us our entire live. This makes it even more important to monitor and promote the process of education precisely where it most obviously occurs: in the child care centres, schools and universities as well as in vocational institutions.

This is exactly where didacta kicks off - with the sections early learning, schools/universities, vocational training/qualifications and didacta DIGITAL it already shows you today how learning contents will be conveyed to tomorrow and how lessons will be conducted.

20
Feb

didacta

Education and learning accompany us our entire live. This makes it even more important to monitor and promote the process of education precisely where it most obviously occurs: in the child care centres, schools and universities as well as in vocational institutions.

This is exactly where didacta kicks off - with the sections early learning, schools/universities, vocational training/qualifications and didacta DIGITAL it already shows you today how learning contents will be conveyed to tomorrow and how lessons will be conducted.

21
Feb

didacta

Education and learning accompany us our entire live. This makes it even more important to monitor and promote the process of education precisely where it most obviously occurs: in the child care centres, schools and universities as well as in vocational institutions.

This is exactly where didacta kicks off - with the sections early learning, schools/universities, vocational training/qualifications and didacta DIGITAL it already shows you today how learning contents will be conveyed to tomorrow and how lessons will be conducted.

22
Feb

didacta

Education and learning accompany us our entire live. This makes it even more important to monitor and promote the process of education precisely where it most obviously occurs: in the child care centres, schools and universities as well as in vocational institutions.

This is exactly where didacta kicks off - with the sections early learning, schools/universities, vocational training/qualifications and didacta DIGITAL it already shows you today how learning contents will be conveyed to tomorrow and how lessons will be conducted.

27
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

28
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

01
Mar

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

02
Mar

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

03
Mar

Cologne Carnival

Join in too! The climax of Carnival with the big, official parade - A colourful spectacle with thousands of people in fancy dress. The parade begins at the 4h March 2019 at 10.30 a.m. at the Severinstor in the southern part of the city (Südstadt). The typical material thrown from the floats includes "Strüßjer" (bunches of flowers) and "Kamelle" (sweets), which are loudly demanded by the crowds by shouting "Kamelle". Also chocolate boxes and bars, bottles of Eau de Cologne and countless other small gifts are thrown from the floats as well.

To learn more, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de.

11
Mar

IDS

IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. Discover the dental future here in Cologne from 12-16 March 2019.

12
Mar

IDS

IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. Discover the dental future here in Cologne from 12-16 March 2019.

13
Mar

IDS

IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. Discover the dental future here in Cologne from 12-16 March 2019.

14
Mar

IDS

IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. Discover the dental future here in Cologne from 12-16 March 2019.

15
Mar

IDS

IDS is the leading global trade fair for the dental community, which ensures sustainable success as a platform for innovation and market trends. Discover the dental future here in Cologne from 12-16 March 2019.

18
Mar

FAF

As an international industry event, FARBE, AUSBAU & FASSADE provides visitors with an overview of new products and techniques from the most prominent German and international manufacturers. One can look forward to discover a wealth of products and techniques that will leave nothing to be desired.

19
Mar

FAF

As an international industry event, FARBE, AUSBAU & FASSADE provides visitors with an overview of new products and techniques from the most prominent German and international manufacturers. One can look forward to discover a wealth of products and techniques that will leave nothing to be desired.

20
Mar

FAF

As an international industry event, FARBE, AUSBAU & FASSADE provides visitors with an overview of new products and techniques from the most prominent German and international manufacturers. One can look forward to discover a wealth of products and techniques that will leave nothing to be desired.

21
Mar

FAF

As an international industry event, FARBE, AUSBAU & FASSADE provides visitors with an overview of new products and techniques from the most prominent German and international manufacturers. One can look forward to discover a wealth of products and techniques that will leave nothing to be desired.

22
Mar

FAF

As an international industry event, FARBE, AUSBAU & FASSADE provides visitors with an overview of new products and techniques from the most prominent German and international manufacturers. One can look forward to discover a wealth of products and techniques that will leave nothing to be desired.

03
Apr

FIBO

The FIBO fair in Cologne is the leading international trade fair for fitness, wellness and health. More than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries present themselves at the FIBO Messe Cologne and show everything that is important in the industry.

04
Apr

FIBO

The FIBO fair in Cologne is the leading international trade fair for fitness, wellness and health. More than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries present themselves at the FIBO Messe Cologne and show everything that is important in the industry.

05
Apr

FIBO

The FIBO fair in Cologne is the leading international trade fair for fitness, wellness and health. More than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries present themselves at the FIBO Messe Cologne and show everything that is important in the industry.

06
Apr

FIBO

The FIBO fair in Cologne is the leading international trade fair for fitness, wellness and health. More than 1,000 exhibitors from 40 countries present themselves at the FIBO Messe Cologne and show everything that is important in the industry.

07
May

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

08
May

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

09
May

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

10
May

Photokina

photokina is the leading international trade fair for the entire photo, video and imaging sector. It is the only event in the world that offers a comprehensive presentation of all the imaging media, imaging technologies and imaging markets – for consumers and professionals alike.

04
Jul

Summerjam Festival

The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats.
It combines the experiences of three decades into three exceptional days:
Only at the SUMMERJAM Festival you get to see the well-selected artists from all over the world in a set-up like this.

05
Jul

Summerjam Festival

The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats.
It combines the experiences of three decades into three exceptional days:
Only at the SUMMERJAM Festival you get to see the well-selected artists from all over the world in a set-up like this.

06
Jul

Summerjam Festival

The Summerjam festival takes place at the Fühlinger See in Cologne. For the 33rd time there will be celebrated the hottest acts of Reggae, Dancehall, HipHop and Afrobeats.
It combines the experiences of three decades into three exceptional days:
Only at the SUMMERJAM Festival you get to see the well-selected artists from all over the world in a set-up like this.

06
Jul

CSD

The most important event in the gay and lesbian calendar is the Christopher Street Day (CSD). Every year on the first weekend of July half a million participants and visitors celebrate and demonstrate in the city centre. Aside from the partying and the fun, there is always a political focus that is illustrated through a new motto each year. For those who are lucky enough to visit Cologne for longer than a weekend, during the two weeks prior to the CSD there are all kinds of gay and lesbian events on offer, from cultural and sporting events to the "Veedelsfest" quarter party in the trendy "Bermuda Triangle" quarter, close to Rudolfplatz.

12
Jul

Koelner Lichter

In mid-July, the "Kölner Lichter" light up the sky in flames between the Hohenzollern and Zoo bridges. The impressive firework display is synchronised with music and transforms the view of the Rhine into a colourful sea of banyan lights, waterfalls and hundreds of thousands of sparklers. Every year a new musical score is composed for this major event. A huge convoy of ships marks the crowning finale of a colourful celebration, which has taken its course during the day in the Old Town.
 
To learn more, please visit www.koelner-lichter.de.

19
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

20
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

21
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

22
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

23
Aug

Gamescom

The figures are impressive confirmation: gamescom is the global number one business and communication platform for the exhibitors - and the place-to-be for all gaming fans when it comes down to experiencing the coming highlights live and meeting up with the entire gaming scene at one location.
And one thing applies for both the exhibitors and visitors alike: Digital entertainment is brought to life here more than at any other place in the world - this is where the heart of gaming beats!

To learn more, please visit www.gamescom-cologne.com.

31
Aug

spoga horse

Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international trade fair for equestrian sport as an ideal market place for their interests.

The order fair no. 1, which attracts horse enthusiasts from around the world, opens exclusively for trade visitors. Be carried away by the graceful and powerful world of equestrian sport at spoga horse 2019.

01
Sep

spoga horse

Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international trade fair for equestrian sport as an ideal market place for their interests.

The order fair no. 1, which attracts horse enthusiasts from around the world, opens exclusively for trade visitors. Be carried away by the graceful and powerful world of equestrian sport at spoga horse 2019.

02
Sep

spoga horse

Whether as a springboard for your start on the racetrack or in continuous gallop through the disciplines interaction, communication and business. Exhibitors and visitors benefit from the leading international trade fair for equestrian sport as an ideal market place for their interests.

The order fair no. 1, which attracts horse enthusiasts from around the world, opens exclusively for trade visitors. Be carried away by the graceful and powerful world of equestrian sport at spoga horse 2019.

12
Oct

Koeln Marathon

There are marathons in numerous cities – but the Cologne Marathon is unique: a mixture of elite and John Doe runners, carnival, a folk and running festival! The entire city is vivid and the spectators cheer passionately for the runners on the course! 

10
Nov

11.11. - Carnival Season Opening

Carnival, which is known as "Fastelovend" in the local Kölsch dialect, plays a very important role in Cologne. In line with this year's motto "Mer Kölsche danze us der Reih", the costumed "fools" will celebrate Carnival 2018 in Cologne, which will start as tradition prescribes at 11:11 a.m. on 11th November.

24
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

25
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

26
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

27
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

28
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

29
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

30
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

01
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

02
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

03
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

04
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

05
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

06
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

07
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

08
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

09
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

10
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

11
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

12
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

13
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

14
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

15
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

16
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

17
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

18
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

19
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

20
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

21
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

22
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at the most special time of year. From late November until late December, you’re sure to be enchanted as you visit the numerous Christmas markets throughout the city.
While the larger markets are held in downtown Cologne, many smaller markets have just as much to offer. The gay and lesbian themed Christmas Avenue market between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse offers a vibrant party atmosphere and a diverse program of live events. Soak up the maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. Or if you prefer a more laid back setting, browse the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten for unusual handicrafts and products.

To learn more, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com.

30
Dec

New Years Eve in Cologne

New Years Eve in Cologne - that's something very special. Every year, hundreds of thousands of people from Cologne and visitors from all over the world enjoy the midnight firework display in front of the dreamlike cathedral city backdrop. Find out about the wide range of events on www.koeln.de