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Balthasar von der Ast_ Tulpe mit Schneckenhaus 120x80 (c) Stadt Aachen

11/03 – 05/06/2016 Exhibition: "More Beautiful than Nature"
Abundant flower bouquets, fruit, shells, or just a single tulip - so precious and elegant that he decided to paint its portrait: the magnificent still lifes by Balthasar van der Ast, one of the most distinguished exponents of the Golden Age.
Info: Suermondt-Ludwig Museum

Karlsbrunnen Fahne (c) A. Herrmann / ats 06/05/2016 Charlemagne Award
The Charlemagne Award is given to people who have rendered outstanding services to the unification of Europe. The ceremony takes place in the Coronation Hall of the Town Hall. The award ceremonies also offer an accompanying programme of events.
Historischer Jahrmarkt (c) ats 120x80 25/05 - 29/05/2016 The Historical Fair of the Roncalli Circus
Artists, fortunetellers, carousels and antiques bring the atmospherte of the turn of the century back to life in the historical small town Aachen-Kornelimünster.
Oldtimer Rallye (c) AKV 04/06/2016 Oldtimer-Rallye „The Race 2016"
around the Town Hall 
CHIO Teaser (c) A. Steindl 08/07 17/07/2016 CHIO - World Equestrian Championship
Info: Aachen Laurensberger Rennverein e.V., fon: +49 241 91710
aachen tourist service e.v., fon: +49 241 18029-60/-61 
Öcher Bend (c) A. Herrmann 12/08 – 22/08/2016 Öcher Bend
Big summer fair at the Bendplatz
Info: Eurogress, fon: +49 241 9131-0
WeinSommer (c) A. Steindl 25/08 – 28/08/2016 Wine Summer
More than twenty wine growers from Rhineland-Palantine offer their products in the area between Cathedral and Town Hall.
Kurpark Classix Teaser (c) A. Steindl 26/08 – 28/08/2016 Kurpark Classix
The open-air-festival for classical music
The Aachen symphony orchestra live in Aachen spa gardens.
Europamarkt der Kunsthandwerker (c) A. Steindl / ats 03/09 – 04/09/2016 European Market of the arts and crafts industries
300 booths with around 600 exhibitors, new trends in design and materials, international meeting place and forum for young disigners.
city centre
NetAachen-Domspringen (c) A. Herrmann 07/09/2016 NetAachen Cathedral Jumping
Every year the elite of the pole vault scene meets in the old town of Aachen to the NetAachen Cathedral jumping.
Aachener-Kunstroute (c) Aachener Kunstroute 24/09 – 25/09/2016 Aachen artistic route
On the 24th and 25th of September 35 galleries and institutions will reopen their doors, in order to offer everybody interested in art an insight into artistic works and creations
Nacht der offenen Kirchen (c) Nacht der offenen Kirchen October 2016  Night of open churches (with reservations)
The town's churches open their portals for a charming evening event.
Dom Weihnachtsmarkt (c) B. Schröder / ats 18/11 – 23/12/2016 Aachen Christmas Market
opening hours: 11.00 a.m. until 9.00 p.m.

On Sunday, 11/20/16, open from 6.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m
On 12/23/16 open from 11.00 a.m. to 8.00 p.m.
Info: aachen tourist service e.v., fon: +49 241 18029-50

Aachen Pauschal Online Booking Service

 Kaiser Karl (c) A. Steindl 120x80  29/01/2017 Charlemagne Festival
Since 2003 the Charlemagne Festival has been celebrated on the last day of January in honour of the Emperor Charlemagne, whose day of death is dated on the 28th of January 814.
Kinderzug 2011 (c) A. Steindl / ats  26/02/2017 Children's Costume Carnival
Carnival procession with wagons and groups on foot
City centre
Rosenmontag 2011 (c) A. Steindl / ats

27/02/2017 Rosenmontagszug (Monday's Carnival Procession)
All of Aachen celebrates Carnival. A procession that is several miles long and includes more than one hundred floats and groups on foot winds itself through the streets of the city.


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