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Zeltstadt KulturPur in Hilchenbach-Lützel, © KulturBüro! Siegen-Wittgenstein

Cultural Events in NRW


Awesome spectacles with amazing backdrops

When the Ruhr metropolis puts in an “extra shift” for Industrial Heritage Night, when the spa gardens of Bad Oeynhausen stage a spectacular music and light show, or the Lower Rhine town of Geldern puts on the world’s largest street art competition – you know you are experiencing unforgettable moments in your NRW.

Aufführung von japanischen Kindern, © Düsseldorf Marketing & Tourismus GmbH

Japan Day in Düsseldorf

|May | June| Is this really Düsseldorf? Once a year, the city on the Rhine becomes hardly recognisable. On Japan Day it transforms itself into a backdrop for Japanese culture and lifestyle

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Saburo Teshigawara Broken Lights, Gebläsehalle Landschaftspark Duisburg-Nord, © 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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