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Dip into our inspiring eBrochure and get your first impressions about the sheer diversity of Germany as a travel destination. The eBrochure is available in 29 different languages for Windows PC, Macintosh Computers and Linux PC.

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Events: Oktoberfest in Germany & More

A huge range of different events takes place in Germany all year round. There's Oktoberfest in Germany, for instance, a two-week festival and the world's largest fair that happens in late September and early October. Besides the Oktoberfest festival, the calendar in Germany ranges from high-quality concerts, art exhibitions, and theater performances to major international sporting occasions, wine festivals, and atmospheric Christmas markets. Whether you're in Germany with family or friends, on vacation or just stopping by to take a look around, there's literally something for everyone.

Use the event calendar below to find your favorite event, or let us inspire you with our selected highlights, Germany's Top Events!

Christopher Street Day
03-Jul-2009 - 05-Jul-2009 - Köln (North Rhine-Westphalia) gay / lesbian

CSD in Cologne is a major highlight of the year for gays and lesbians. In addition to the colourful, outrageous parade through the city centre on the Sunday, the street party and the gala event hosted by the Cologne AIDS charity have also become established fixtures of the CSD weekend. ColognePride, a series of supporting events around CSD lasting several weeks, will once again present a diverse programme. Everyone is welcome to watch and to join in the party! More information is available at

50667 Köln

Tel.: +49(0)221 221 30400

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