On the lookout for great events in Düsseldorf this November? You’ve come to the right place!


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Good books for a good cause. Browse through the market, find your new favorite book and help people in need – with live music on Saturday from 3pm. Over 10,000 books are offered, and most are available from 50 cents per centimeter of book thickness. All proceeds will be donated (for example to self help projects such as the parish of Mariental / Namibia).

When: 1 – 4 November 2018, noon – 6pm
Where: Matthäikirche, Lindemannstr. 70
Admission: Free

13. Allerheiligen-Versteigerung im Kurhaus

Mann’s Beckenstock hosts an auction of the beautiful and beastly for a good cause! In favor of the outpatient children’s hospice service.

When: 1 November 2018
Where: Kurhaus, Auf’m Hennekamp 101, 40225 Düsseldorf
Admission: Free


Do you love good wine? You’re in luck! The Wine & Taste Festival gives you the chance to sip & savor more than 200 wines in an upbeat atmosphere with a DJ and food trucks.

When: 2 & 3 November, 2018
Where: Boui Boui Bilk, Düsseldorf

Video Credit: Wine & Taste Festival


New Heritage Festival 2018

Foto (c) Monsieur Müller

New Heritage – Festival für Zeitloses (Festival for Timelessness) stands for quality, craftsmanship and timeless design. Discover unique products from about 100 exhibitors at the market, take part in a workshop, have a drink and enjoy the food trucks.

When: 3 & 4 November 2018
Where: Areal Böhler

«stadtklang» at 25hours Hotel Das Tour #Liveim25

Indie Jazz Pop live in The Paris Club sky bar at the 25hours Hotel Das Tour – with Melissa Muther & Barbara Greshake. With an amazing view of Düsseldorf and excellent drinks – this is a great way to cap off the weekend.

When: 4 November 2018, Admission 5pm, Begin 6pm
Where: 25hours Hotel Das Tour
Admission: Free (Please register here)


The fish market is held directly alongside the Rhine and features 90 vendors with great food, drinks, crafts & live music.

When: 4 November 2018, from 11am – 6pm
Where: Tonhallenufer
Admission: Free

KPMG Kunstabend (Art Night)

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

When: 7 November 2018 from 6pm-10pm
Where: K20 Grabbeplatz, K21 Ständehaus
Admission: Free


Rock gegen Hunger (‘Rock Against Hunger’) is a battle of the bands for a good cause. Proceeds support the work of Welthungerhilfe and their efforts to end world hunger. Donations can be made at the door. Have fun & help people in need – it’s a win-win. 🙂

When: 8 November 2018
Where: Schlösser Quartier Bohème

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The Etsy team in Düsseldorf will be presenting a variety of products at Kunstmüllerei – the atelier, exhibition space, and sculpture garden of Düsseldorf based artist Sonja Seltner-Müller. From locally made paintings, illustrations and graphics to sculptures, furniture and jewelry, a totally unique shopping experience awaits you. More info here.

Photo credit: Paper Flowers by Golden Age Botanicals – Etsy Shop | Instagram @goldenagebotanicals | Website

When: Grand opening 10 & 11 November from 12:00-18:00 with artists on location. Open daily thereafter from 12:00-18:00 (except for Mondays) through December 2nd.
Where: Kunstmuellerei, Witzelstrasse 7

Nachtkonsum Nachtflohmarkt (Night Flea Market)

The Nachtkonsum Nachtflohmarkt invites you to shop at night: with numerous stalls, several live bands and even food trucks.

When: Opening Weekend 10 & 11 November from 12-18:00 featuring
Where: Boui Boui Bilk
Admission: 3€

Radschlägermarkt (Flea Market)

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

When: 11 November 2018 from 11am – 5pm
Where: Ulmenstr. 275
Admission: Free

Partnerlocation: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf – Quatsch Comedy Club

Capitol Theater Düsseldorf

Photo: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf

Quatsch Comedy Club Düsseldorf features top notch comedians that will have you laughing the whole night, and the next show is certainly no exception. The lineup this month features host Horst Fyrguthn and comedians Uri von Stavenhagen, Diva La Kruttke, Jamie Wierzbicki and The Art of Mouth . More info here.

When: 16 & 17 November 2018
Where: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf (Club)
Admission: Tickets here

Art Düsseldorf 2018

Discover modern and contemporary art (1945-2018) in the bright halls of Areal Böhler. Featuring 91 established and new galleries from 19 countries.

When: 16. – 18. November 2018
Where: Areal Böhler


Open-Air Ice Skating – in the middle of Düsseldorf? On the 16th of November, the DEG-Winterwelt officially opens for the season with skating & curling in a magical setting.

When: 16 November 2018 until 27 Januar 2019
Where: Corneliusplatz / Kö, Düsseldorf (Map)
Admission: More Info here


A unique short film festival featuring the work of young, creative and up-and-coming filmmakers from around the world.

When: 21 – 23 November, 2018
Where: Heinrich Heine University

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Gaming fans, this one’s for you! Next Level – Festival for Games is your chance to experience the future of digital gaming firsthand.

When: 22 – 25 November 2018
Where: NRW-Forum Düsseldorf

Christmas Markets Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf’s Christmas markets return this year starting on 22. November. Entry is free and each market has its own festive theme, so why not check out a few? Tip: The beautiful Christmas Market at Schloss Benrath opens on 23. November.

When: November & December 2018
Where: City Center & Schloss Benrath
Admission: Free

MAMPF – Der vegane Weihnachtsbasar

For the sixth time, Mampf presents its vegan themed event with delicious vegan food from regional restaurants, plus workshops and music.

When: 25 November 2018 from 11am – 5pm
Where: zakk Düsseldorf
Admission: 3 € Adults, Children under 12 years are free, tickets only sold at door!

Discover Authentic Local Places

Düsseldorf Now - Insider Guide

Want to discover unique shops, restaurants, cafés, bars and great experiences? The 4. edition of our Insider Guide is available in German & English and introduces you to independent, local places in Düsseldorf. At the New Heritage Festival this weekend, you can take a free copy with you. We will announce more locations soon. 🙂

Thanks for reading, we hope you have a great time in Düsseldorf this November!