The art gallery at the Bielefelder Nachtansichten in Bielefeld in the Teutoburg Forest., © Bielefeld Marketing

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.

Ja­pan Day in Düs­sel­dorf

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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Co­logne lights

One of the most beau­ti­ful mu­sic­al fire­work dis­plays im­merses Co­logne in a sea of light and col­our.

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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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lit.CO­LOGNE in Co­logne

Every spring, the who's who of con­tem­por­ary lit­er­at­ure comes to­geth­er at lit.CO­LOGNE. There’s a wide-ran­ging chil­dren's pro­gramme as well.

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