Düsseldorf’s Top Events – May 2019


Looking for great events coming to Düsseldorf this May? We have you covered.

Here are our top 10 picks for the month:

Street Food Thursday

Want to take advantage of the great weather? Try some tasty street food at this cool location featuring numerous food trucks and stands.

When: 2 May, starting at 17:00
Where: Stahlwerk Düsseldorf
Admission: Free

Sushi Festival Düsseldorf

The highly anticipated Sushi Festival returns for its second year with more unique sushi creations, workshops, live music, and karaoke.

When: 4. & 5. May
Where: Boui Boui Bilk


This large outdoor market has been going strong for over 40 years. Drop by to discover the ever changing selection of second hand and vintage products.

When: 5. May from 11-17:00
Where: Ulmenstr. 275
Admission: Free

 Advertisement:  Quatsch Comedy Club at Capitol Theater Düsseldorf 

Capitol Theater Düsseldorf

Photo: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf

Experience five top notch comedians in one show! This month’s lineup features Moderator Stefan Danziger along with Andrea Volk, Osan Yaran, Ben Schmid and Özgür Cebe.

When: 10. & 11. May, at 20:00
Where: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf
Admission: Tickets Here

«stadtklang» #liveim25 with Ben Barritt

London born singer, guitarist and songwriter Ben Barritt will be joined by Yasmin Hadisubrata, Hannes Hüfken, and Michael Dau for a live concert at 25hours Hotel Das Tour this month.

When: 12. May
Where: 25hours Hotel Das Tour

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D-Dorf Pop Day 2019

The biggest network meeting of Düsseldorf’s music scene! With concerts, workshops and discussion rounds. Live concerts will also be taking place on two stages from 20-24:00.

When: 18. May
Where: zakk Düsseldorf
Admission: Free

Japan Tag

This popular annual event always features an interesting program. The grand finale is a spectacular fireworks show over the Rhine. Don’t miss it!

A full English language guide to the event is available here.

Tip: In celebration of Japan Tag, Ekō-Haus of Japanese Culture is also offering an open house at their location in Oberkassel. 

When: 25 May
Where: Multiple Locations (see above)
Admission: Free

Strandpiraten Season Start / Japantag

Dance the day away as the Strandpiraten DJ team kicks off the open air season at Rheinterrasse Düsseldorf.

When: 25. May (Japantag)
Where: Rheinterrasse Düsseldorf

Weiberkram Mädelsflohmarkt Düsseldorf 2019

Shop and stroll with friends at this popular flea market for women at the new venue “ERGO – IPSUM”.

When: 26. May 
Where: ERGO – IPSUM, Herzogstr. 89

OSF+ Klubnacht

OSF + Club night on the bridge in Central with Elena Colombi (NTS Radio), Phaser Boys – live (aiWhere rec.) And Frank D ‘Arpino (Salon des Amateurs / Dublab.de).

When: 29. May 
Where: Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus

Have a great month! 

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