Event Highlights


Find out about even more cultural events and great seasonal festivals in this section.

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International Firework Competition

The world-famous competition presents top teams from all over the world.

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Oh so british

Hannover 2014: Very British

In 2014, Lower Saxony’s state exhibition as well as many other events will add up to a “very British” atmosphere in Hannover.

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Year of Leibniz 2016

In 2016, both the birthday and the day of death of Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz had their anniversaries. The city of Hannover dedicated that year to the poly...

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tips for the christmas time

Christmas highlights Hannover

Discover the city in the advent season and the Christmas markets with our special overnight stay offers!

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Hannover loves Christmas!

Christmas in Hannover

The romantic Christmas markets in this city in the heart of Europe make it the perfect destination for a city break in the run-up to the festive season. 

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Festivals & Seasonal Events

Carnival Parade 2023


Hannover's historic Old Town

On the Saturday before Shrove Monday, the big carnival parade in Hanover traditionally starts at 1:11 p.m. In 2023, February 18th is the day.

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Maschsee Lake Festival

Maschsee Lake Festival 2024

31.07.2024 to 18.08.2024

Maschsee Lake Festival

Summer, sun and a seaside atmosphere: Mediterranean pleasures around the blue heart of Hannover. Save the Date: Maschseefest 2024 from 31.07.24 to 18.08.2...

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Festivals & Seasonal Events

36th Regional Discovery Day


Different Venues

Join in, be creative and have a great time: On the Regional Discovery Day on 10th September different locations and organisations in the Hannover Region o...

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Festivals & Seasonal Events

Tiergartenfest Hannover



The "Thank You Festival" for the acorn and chestnut collectors will take place in 2022 on 8 October.

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