Happenings in Neuss


Written by Garry and last edited by Garry on

Clown with red noses on fingers too
© Sradt Neuss

Every now and then something special takes place in Neuss. Such happenings can vary from celebrations to mark an opening or anniversary to a market or a one off concert. The community is quick to pick up on such events, creating gatherings large and small.

Spring Festival of Cultures

Taking place under the motto "Jung und Alt in unserer Stadt" on the Markt, Platz am Romaneum and Freithof, the spring festival unites young and old from all cultures. Cheerful activities include concerts, magic, presentations and allsorts to join in together.

Special Olympics NRW

The Special Olympics Landesspiele 2017 ifor the state of North Rhine Westphalia (NRW) will take place in Neuss. Recognised by the International Olypics Committee, IOC, the goal of these games is to attract both children and adults to discover their talents. 1,000 athletes will attend.

Night of Culture

The night of culture (Kulturnacht) is a perfect opportunity to discover the variety of creative institutions in Neuss. Art, theatre, music and dance are some of the possibilities to experience what is on offer as well as culinary delights from many parts of the world. Most activities are free of charge.


Classic Night in Neuss

© 3M

The Deutsche Kammerakademie creates a magical summertime atmosphere in the Rosengarten in Neuss. For classical music lovers this popular event is a joy to expeierence. Packed to the brim, the crowd enthuses in the passionate performance of the orchestra.


Workspace Art Neuss and County

© Stadt Neuss

Artists located in Neuss and several other towns of Rhine County Neuss open their studios again, inviting the general public to view their space, methods and to reveal their works of art. The event known as Arbeitsplatz Kunst takes place over two whole weekends.


Hansa Fest


Scene of medieval man and crafts fair at Hansa Festival Neuss
© Neuss Marketing

Over the weekend in late September, the Hanseatic festivities include presentations and performances on stage all take place in the centre of town around Markt, Freithof and Münsterplatz. Stands representing Rostock, Brilon, Rheine, Salzwedel, Emmerich am Rhein, Kalkar/Grieth, Stralsund and Neuss.



Date Showing Venue
ESS Namibian musician acoustic session & Saima Iita Namibian artist Alte Post
Bläserensemblekonzert Romaneum