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Breminale Festival
Breminale, Maritime Week, Christmas market etc. - Bremen has many unmissable events. You will find an overview of all dates here!

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Please check with the organizer whether the event or the market will take place as planned or whether the respective cultural institution is open.

In all seasons, sometimes loud, sometimes quiet, colourful, spectacular or provoking contemplation - Bremen offers you a variety of museums, theatres and events which are well worth a visit. From the open-air festival to the special exhibition, from the funfair to the street art event, you will find something for everyone. Get an overview and see which events, museums and stages can be combined with your visit to Bremen.

Museums and Theatre

Avant-garde and Old Masters, tradition and the pleasure of experimentation, natural history and folklore – the variety of the museum landscape is so diverse. And in the area of theatre, you will find great productions, but you will also find variety performances, puppet theatre, classics, comedies and improvisation.

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Theatre in Bremen

In Bremen there's a production for every theatre-goer.

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Museums in Bremen

Discover the wide range of museums.

Quelle: Bettina Berg (Gerhard-Marcks-Haus)

Markets and festivals in Bremen

The Breminale is well-known even outside the region, the Freimarkt - the local funfair carnival - is celebrated in Bremen as a fifth season, and gourmet festivals regularly tickle the taste buds of their visitors. The Christmas market in the Weser-city is considered one of the most beautiful in Germany. These and many other markets and festivals can be found in the Bremen calendar every year.

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Breminale

Five-day culture festival.

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Freimarkt

The popular fun fair.

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Christmas Markets in Bremen

Quelle: WFB - T. Vankann

Stage, Music and Show

Make the most of your city trip to Bremen, and combine it with a particular cultural highlight. Breathtaking presentations, spectacular productions and fantastic shows will immerse you in the world of theatre, variety and musical performance. World-famous ensembles will enchant your ears, as will the musicians on the stages of many open-air festivals.

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La Strada

The street is the stage for "La Strada’s" artists

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Samba Karneval

Quelle: Initiative Bremer Karneval e.V. / Patricia Lehmann

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Musikfest Bremen

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Sporting events

Bremen has a packed programme of sporting events, both for active sportspeople and for enthusiastic spectators. From the Bundesliga-winning Werder Bremen team to the renowned six-day races, or from the marathon to the folding bike race - we will show you where competitive strengths are pitted, top table positions targeted or sweat is dripped.

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Sporting events

Quelle: ESN/ Arne Mill

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The bar Papp at sunset.

Bar meets Culture

Live music, readings and other cultural events in bars

Quelle: WFB/Jens Lehmkühler

A couple takes a selfie in front of the Bremen Town Musicians.

Planning and booking your trip

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