Here you find information about the event highlights in neanderland. In addition to regular events held in the district of Mettmann you can choose among the categories music, celebrations, exhibitions, theater, sports and family & kids.
The neanderland TATORTE, which is held every even year, is an open day of artist’s studios in the district of Mettmann. Professional artists as well as committed autodidacts get the chance to show their workshops to the audience. The exhibited arts include painting, graphics, photography, sculptures, pottery and bookbindery.
The next neanderland TATORTE take place from April 21st to 22nd, 2018. The Studios will open on Saturday from 2 to 6 pm and on Sunday from 11 to 6 pm. Please find more Information in the brochure (German only).
The neanderland WANDERWOCHE is a week-long hiking event which is held every two years around the neanderland STEIG. The program includes tours for ambitious hikers, walks for families with children and excursions for the elderly. The event starts with a sociable kick-off hike on one stage of the neanderland STEIG.
The last neanderland WANDERWOCHE took place in May 2017, the next will take place in 2019. The dates will be announced here well in advance.
Kreis Mettmann/neanderland | www.neanderland-wanderwoche.de
The neanderland BIENNALE, which is held every odd year, is a large theatre festival with contributors from all around neanderland and partner regions.
The last neanderland BIENNALE took place from June, 23 until July, 23 2017 under the slogan "Neue Ufer" (“Heading for new shores”). The theatre festival set up a programme in cooperation with two international partners: Poland and France.
Please find more information about the neanderland BIENNALE and videos of the performances here: www.neanderland-biennale.de.
Kreis Mettmann | Kulturabteilung | Meike Utke
Tel. 02104-992071 | meike.utke(at)kreis-mettmann.de
The neanderland NIGHT OF THE MUSEUMs takes place on a regular basis. The neanderland museums are open all evening free of charge for all. There are nocturnal art activities, music, readings, great productions and exciting join-in activities.
The last neanderland NIGHT OF THE MUSEUMs took place on
29 September 2017.
Please find here more information about the neanderland NIGHT OF THE MUSEUMS (German only).
Kreis Mettmann | Kulturabteilung
Dr. Barbara Bußkamp | Tel. 02104-992029
The neanderland CUP has been launched in 2015. The competition consists of the traditional track racings of the local sports club in the cities of the neanderland, added up to a separate score. An additional registration is not necessary – it will be carried out by the local sports clubs. Experience the varied tracks in the beautiful areas of the neanderland. Ambitious runners will be rewarded with certificates and prizes. Please find more Information on the neanderland CUP here (German only).
Kreis Mettmann | Amt für Schule und Bildung | Herr Gerkens
Tel. 02104-99 2036 | firstname.lastname@example.org