Be it top athletic performances, cultural highlights or plenty of fun for the young and old - Münster's calendar of events is filled to the brim throughout the year. And it often includes highlights that attract international even attention.
Weve drawn up a series of special events for the current year in more detail.
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23.08.2014 - 24.08.2014
The Kreuzviertel Festival is one of the oldest festivals in Muenster. Year after year it attracts visitors in droves. Among other things, the children's flea market on Sunday morning enjoys great popularity. Of course the festival will be accompanied again by the favourite cultural and culinary highlights.
The runners cover over 42 kilometres here in Muenster. The route passes through different parts of town in Muenster, and of course through the historic city centre, Muenster's "parlour".
18.09.2014 - 21.09.2014
The festival of museums and galleries
The entire city centre as a display window for art, culture, and lifestyle - this is the "Schauraum" program with the night of museums and galleries as the highlight and final event in a three-day cultural festival in the old town.
Muenster's flea market is one of the largest open-air flea markets in Europe and attracts thousands of visitors from home and abroad every year. The large flea market will take place on the Schlossplatz and the bordering promenade.
On the 3rd of October, Muenster will become the centre for professional cyclists. The UCI Muensterland Giro is a cycle race that leads the participants through the beautiful landscape of the Muensterland.
25.10.2014 - 02.11.2014
Autumn fun fair
The Send - Münster's biggest carnival and the oldest annual fair in the Münsterland - attracts over a million visitors every year. Around 250 fairground operators from all over Germany come three times a year to present the latest sensations on the Schlossplatz.
Shops within the belt of the "Promenade" as well as within the area around the station are open beetwen 1 and 6 pm and invite you for shopping on Sunday!
24.11.2014 - 23.12.2014
Münster's Christmas markets are unique: over 300 stands and festive illumination await the visitors in the wonderful atmosphere of the historical old town. The Christmas market stands are lined up along the market streets like pearls in a chain. They are just a few minutes walk from one another other.
We invite you to join us in celebrating the "International Hanseatic League Day". City tours focussing on the more than 625 years of Hanseatic history and the celebrated Hanseatic table, at which you will be served on the Prinzipalmarkt by the city's retailers, will make your weekend a very special experience.