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Festivals in NRW


Music, theatre and literature

Festival in NRW are ever-present, international and up to date. Music, theater and literature are celebrated in an unconventional and straightforward manner.

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Beethovenfest Header Orchestra, © Marco Borggreve

Beethovenfest in Bonn

Bonn celebrates its most famous son for one month each year. The Beethovenfest has long since become a world-renowned festival.

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Art Cologne Eingang, © Koelnmesse GmbH

Art Cologne

View, enjoy, marvel, buy: The Art Cologne art fair is an event for international art lovers, collectors and gallery owners that is not to be missed.

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Ruhr Piano Festival

A steady stream of stars enthrals audiences: the Ruhr Piano Festival has become the largest piano festival in the world.

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Ruhrtriennale Header, © Wonge Bergmann

Ruhrtriennale

Just as unconventional as its industrial heritage venues, this emerging festival, which is held in the Ruhr Area every three years, is not to be missed

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