Cologne events

Live the city of Cologne at its best

Stay up-to-date on the latest Cologne events and activities happening just moments from Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. Located in the heart of the city centre, we offer unmatched access to the best Cologne has to offer, from the German Carnival, New Year’s Eve and Kölner Lichter to concerts at world-class live music venues and functions at the Cologne convention and exhibition centre at Kölnmesse or LanxessArena.

view options
  • imm Cologne

    The first interiors show of the year presents 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…
    more info
  • Photokina

    At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images . With countless events and promotions professionals , traders , amateur photographers and youth "…
    more info
  • Köln Marathon

    The Koeln Marathon is an experience Marathon through Cologne city center with a fantastic audience . In 1997, the history of the Cologne Marathon started with a World Record: No marathon…
    more info
  • Christmas in Cologne

    Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re…
    more info
  • CSD

    The yearly CSD street festival in Cologne is a colourful, open-air party with offbeat stage presentations, speeches by activists and moments filled with emotion. Enjoy this vibrant street festival whilst…
    more info
  • Cologne Carnival

    Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival…
    more info
  • Gamescom

    Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the…
    more info
  • Kölner Lichter

    Each July, a music and fireworks show over Cologne and the Rhine River transforms the city into an orchestra of colour, light and sound. Beginning at 10:00 p.m., a convoy of 50 festively illuminated ships…
    more info
11
Nov

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

23
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

24
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

25
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

26
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

27
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

28
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

29
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

30
Nov

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

01
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

02
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

03
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

04
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

05
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

06
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

07
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

08
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

09
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

10
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

11
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

12
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

13
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

14
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

15
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

16
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

17
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

18
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

19
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

20
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

21
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

22
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

23
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

11
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

12
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

13
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

14
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

15
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

01
Jul

CSD

The yearly CSD street festival in Cologne is a colourful, open-air party with offbeat stage presentations, speeches by activists and moments filled with emotion.
Enjoy this vibrant street festival whilst enjoying cool drinks at Henry's Café & Bar.

02
Jul

CSD

The yearly CSD street festival in Cologne is a colourful, open-air party with offbeat stage presentations, speeches by activists and moments filled with emotion.
Enjoy this vibrant street festival whilst enjoying cool drinks at Henry's Café & Bar.

03
Jul

CSD

The yearly CSD street festival in Cologne is a colourful, open-air party with offbeat stage presentations, speeches by activists and moments filled with emotion.
Enjoy this vibrant street festival whilst enjoying cool drinks at Henry's Café & Bar.

16
Jul

Kölner Lichter

Each July, a music and fireworks show over Cologne and the Rhine River transforms the city into an orchestra of colour, light and sound. Beginning at 10:00 p.m., a convoy of 50 festively illuminated ships sets out from Cologne-Porz and sails down the Rhine, accompanied by welcoming fireworks and Bengal fires on the banks. The breathtaking main fireworks display, which is launched from two ships on the Rhine, near the Tanzbrunnen event venue in Cologne-Deutz, begins at 11:30 p.m. Germany’s biggest fireworks show synchronized with music is launched from two ships on the Rhine, near the Tanzbrunnen event venue in Cologne-Deutz.
 
For more information, please visit www.koelner-lichter.de.

17
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

18
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

19
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

20
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

21
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

20
Sep

Photokina

At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images. With countless events and promotions professionals, traders, amateur photographers and youth "Smartphoner" equally and never been thrilled. Whether smartphone or camera: the various genres provide endless possibilities, solutions and instructions for cool videos and fascinating images.

21
Sep

Photokina

At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images. With countless events and promotions professionals, traders, amateur photographers and youth "Smartphoner" equally and never been thrilled. Whether smartphone or camera: the various genres provide endless possibilities, solutions and instructions for cool videos and fascinating images.

22
Sep

Photokina

At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images. With countless events and promotions professionals, traders, amateur photographers and youth "Smartphoner" equally and never been thrilled. Whether smartphone or camera: the various genres provide endless possibilities, solutions and instructions for cool videos and fascinating images.

23
Sep

Photokina

At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images. With countless events and promotions professionals, traders, amateur photographers and youth "Smartphoner" equally and never been thrilled. Whether smartphone or camera: the various genres provide endless possibilities, solutions and instructions for cool videos and fascinating images.

24
Sep

Photokina

At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images. With countless events and promotions professionals, traders, amateur photographers and youth "Smartphoner" equally and never been thrilled. Whether smartphone or camera: the various genres provide endless possibilities, solutions and instructions for cool videos and fascinating images.

25
Sep

Photokina

At Photokina you can immerse yourself in the fascinating possibilities of images. With countless events and promotions professionals, traders, amateur photographers and youth "Smartphoner" equally and never been thrilled. Whether smartphone or camera: the various genres provide endless possibilities, solutions and instructions for cool videos and fascinating images.

02
Oct

Köln Marathon

The Koeln Marathon is an experience Marathon through Cologne city center with a fantastic audience. In 1997, the history of the Cologne Marathon started with a World Record: No marathon had at that time when it was premiered with 13,000 runners more registered participants. In 2006 was added the still half-marathon, which has blossomed in recent years, the second-largest event in Germany over this distance. The program is rounded off by the company relay, in which four runners share the 42 km.

04
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

11
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

18
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

19
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

20
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

21
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

22
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

23
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

24
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

16
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year presents 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 presents 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 presents 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 presents 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 presents 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 presents 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.

22
Jan

imm Cologne

The first interiors show of the year presents 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.

27
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

28
Feb

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

15
Jul

Kölner Lichter

Each July, a music and fireworks show over Cologne and the Rhine River transforms the city into an orchestra of colour, light and sound. Beginning at 10:00 p.m., a convoy of 50 festively illuminated ships sets out from Cologne-Porz and sails down the Rhine, accompanied by welcoming fireworks and Bengal fires on the banks. The breathtaking main fireworks display, which is launched from two ships on the Rhine, near the Tanzbrunnen event venue in Cologne-Deutz, begins at 11:30 p.m. Germany’s biggest fireworks show synchronized with music is launched from two ships on the Rhine, near the Tanzbrunnen event venue in Cologne-Deutz.
 
For more information, please visit www.koelner-lichter.de.

22
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

23
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

24
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

25
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

26
Aug

Gamescom

Europe's largest trade fair for computer and video games takes place at the Koelnmesse every August with more than 300 products from Germany, Europe and the rest of the world from all segments of the gaming industry.  

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

01
Oct

Köln Marathon

The Koeln Marathon is an experience Marathon through Cologne city center with a fantastic audience. In 1997, the history of the Cologne Marathon started with a World Record: No marathon had at that time when it was premiered with 13,000 runners more registered participants. In 2006 was added the still half-marathon, which has blossomed in recent years, the second-largest event in Germany over this distance. The program is rounded off by the company relay, in which four runners share the 42 km.

11
Nov

Cologne Carnival

Experience the popular Carnival Party every year on Rose Monday at the Dom Hotel am Roemerbrunnen. The Carnival in Cologne is one of the world’s largest and most beloved carnival celebrations. Carnival season starts every year on November 11 at 11:00 a.m. with the presentation of the designated Cologne Triumvirate and performances by famous carnival musicians. The most popular Carnival event, the Street Carnival, starts on “Women’s Carnival Day,” which is the Thursday before Rose Monday. From this date on, the carnival revellers celebrate in the pubs and on the street until the evening of Carnival Tuesday.

For more information, please visit www.koelnerkarneval.de

03
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

10
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

17
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com

24
Dec

Christmas in Cologne

Cologne’s Christmas markets attract millions of visitors from all over the world every year. You, too, can savour the unique atmosphere of this metropolis on the Rhine at this special time of year. You’re sure to be enchanted!

From end of November till just before Christmas, you are welcome to visit the many world-famous Christmas markets throughout Cologne. The larger Christmas markets are held in downtown Cologne in proximity of Dom Hotel am Römerbrunnen. But Cologne’s smaller Christmas markets also have plenty to offer. Between Rudolfplatz and Schaafenstrasse is the gay-lesbian Christmas Avenue market, where everyone may enjoy a party atmosphere and a diverse program of stage events. You can look forward to a maritime ambience at the Harbour Christmas Market next to the Chocolate Museum. And if you prefer a more idyllic setting, you shouldn’t miss the Christmas market in the Stadtgarten, where more unusual handicrafts are sold.

For more information, please visit www.cologne-tourism.com