Düsseldorf’s Top Events – March 2019

On the lookout for great events in Düsseldorf this March?

Spring finally arrives this month, and that means the return of excellent outdoor events such as the Fischmarkt.

And of course, there are plenty of other events happening this month too – from concerts and great wine tastings to the ever popular Duesseldorf Photo Weekend.

Düsseldorf’s Top Events – March 2019

KPMG Kunstabend (Art Night)

KPMG Art Night is a fun and free monthly event which features guided tours and artist talks, some of which are presented in English.

When: Wednesday, 6 March from 6pm
Where: K20 Grabbeplatz / K21 Ständehaus
Admission: Free

Did you know? You can now visit 7 Düsseldorf museums for free on Sundays!


Browse an ever changing collection of second hand goods at this large scale market that’s been a Düsseldorf tradition for over 40 years.

When: Sunday 10 March, from 11am-5pm
Where: Ulmenstr. 275
Admission: Free

Nachtkonsum Nachtflohmarkt (Night Flea Market)

This popular night flea market features a big selection of vendors along with live bands and food trucks.

When: Saturday 9 March
Where: Boui Boui Bilk
Admission: 3 €

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Duesseldorf Photo Weekend

Duesseldorf Photo Weekend showcases the work of a wide selection of photographers at museums and galleries throughout the city.

When: 8 – 10 March
Where: Various Locations
Admission: Free

Saatgutfestival Düsseldorf

Spring finally arrives this month, and at this unique festival you’ll have the chance to learn about growing your own plants for perfect garden.

When: Saturday 9 March
Where: Redinghovenstr. 41 (Geschwister-Scholl-Gymnasium)
Admission: 2 Euros for adults, free for kids

WeinFrühling Düsseldorf (Spring Wine Event)

Sample freshly bottled wines from around the world at the Rhine Terrace, a beautiful location along the river. Ticket price includes wine tastings.

When: 9-10 March
Where: Rheinterrasse Düsseldorf
Admission: Get Info

Björn Bittner & 20° Restobar: Reise durch Spanien (‘a Trip through Spain’)

Björn Bittner

Björn Bittner | Photo Credit: Kreativzirkel

Join popular wine expert Björn Bittner, known for his blog BJR Le Bouquet, for an exclusive evening at the stylish 20 Grad Restobar. You’ll be in good hands as he presents a selection of 20 Spanish wines accompanied by a flying buffet and music.

When: 14 March
Where: 20 Grad Restobar
Admission: Get Info

Fischmarkt Düsseldorf

The Fischmarkt (fish market) is situated directly alongside the Rhine river. But beyond the great location, the main attraction here are the approx. 90 stands which offer a wide range of tasty food, refreshing drinks and unique products.

When: 17 March
Where: Tonhallenufer
Admission: Free

Tour de Menu

Try a variety of delicious local cuisine as 58 restaurants in and around Düsseldorf present creative menus. Bon appétit!

When: 20 March – 14 April
Where: Selected Restaurants in and around Düsseldorf

Spring Opening: Frühling im Lorettoviertel

Celebrate the arrival of Spring at this lively nighttime event with shopping, dining and drinks in the area around Lorettostrasse in Unterbilk.

When: Friday 22 March, from 4pm to midnight
Where: Düsseldorf-Unterbilk
Admission: Free

Cycling World

Cyclingworld Düsseldorf

Photo: Cyclingworld Düsseldorf

Get inspired and discover new gear at Cyclingworld 2018, Germany’s new show for cycling culture. About 180 exhibitors attended last year, so allow plenty of time to explore everything.

When: 23-24 March
Where: Hansaallee 321, 40549 Düsseldorf

Stadtklang Concerts

Love live music? You’re in luck, because Stadtklang will be presenting an impressive 10 concerts this month in hot locations such as The Paris Club at 25hours Hotel Düsseldorf Das Tour (pictured). Whether you’re into rock or pop music, there’s something in the lineup for everyone.

Admission: Most are free, but reservations maybe required (check lineup link above for the details)

Try a tasty variety of Asian street food from numerous stands, serving up everything from sushi to exotic papaya salad.

When: 23-24 March
Where: Boui Boui Bilk

Wine & Taste Festival

Love good wine? You’re in luck, because at the Wine & Taste Festival you’ll have a chance to sample from a selection of about 200 wines in a relaxed atmosphere. Wines are also available for purchase directly from the participating wineries.

When: 29-30 March
Where: Boui Boui Bilk, Düsseldorf

Latin Jazz Night – Benefit Concert for Futuro Si

Experience the songs and rhythms of the Caribbean and Latin America as Los Pipos performs live in Düsseldorf. This event benefits Futuro Si, a Düsseldorf based initiative that helps children in Latin America.

When: 30 March
Where: Jazz Schmiede Düsseldorf
Admission: Get More Info

 Advertisement:  Kokubu – The Drums of Japan

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Experience the incredible sights and sounds of a live Taiko Japanese drumming performance by Kokubu, a group of 17 drummers from Osaka, Japan. After successfully touring Japan and the USA for the last 20 years, the group is making its German debut this year.

When: 31 March
Where: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf
Tickets: Get Info

More Top Events & Festivals for 2019

Want to discover more top events? We’ve created a new guide with Düsseldorf’s event highlights for the whole year! It features everything from art, theatre and live music to fireworks, fine food and a film festival. Read more…

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