What’s going on in the neighborhood?

What’s happening at Karl August, Augustinerhof and Nuremberg? Our calendar of events offers concerts, exhibitions, workshops and more. Whether cultural highlights or typical Franconian events, Nuremberg is full of variety. Welcome to Karl August, welcome to the neighborhood.

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Thu 5 October

From 5 to 7 October

Nürnberg Pop Festival

The festival, which plays different locations throughout the city, is one of the largest in southern Germany. Both international and national artists are represented and offer something for everyone, from musical discoveries to classics.

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Tue 17 October

From 17 to 29 October


The 10th NUEJAZZ Festival takes place again in mid-October in Nuremberg, Fürth and Erlangen. International newcomers and established acts of the jazz scene present jazz across genres. The urban festival is aimed at young and old.

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Fri 1 December
Nürnberger Christkindlesmarkt – Eröffnung | Nuremberg Christkindlesmarkt – Christmas Market – Opening Ceremony

From 1 to 24 December

Nuremberg Christkindlesmarkt

The probably most famous Christkindlesmarkt opens on 1.12 at 17:30 with the solemn prologue of the Christkind.

Typical delicacies such as mulled wine, gingerbread and fried sausage sandwiches await. If you’re looking for a little more international specialties, be sure to stop by the “Market of the Twin Cities,” north of the main market.

Monday through Sunday: 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Christmas Eve Dec. 24, 2023: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Photo by Christine Dierenbach

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Cover picture @ Kristof Göttling