Düsseldorf’s Top Events – September 2019

On the lookout for great events in Düsseldorf this September? We have you covered.

Düsseldorf’s Top Events – September 2019

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: 4 September
Where: K20 Grabbeplatz, K21 Ständehaus
Admission: Free

Stadtwerke Düsseldorf Halbmarathon auf der Kö

Stadtwerke Düsseldorf celebrates its 32nd half marathon on Königsallee. Whether you just run for the fun of it or you’re a serious competitor, this event is for you.

When: 8 September
Where: Königsallee

Radschlägermarkt (Flea Market)

Browse an ever changing collection of second hand goods at this large scale market with a 40 year history.

When: 8 September
Where: Ulmenstr. 275
Admission: Free

Perlfisch Weekend

Discover numerous local businesses throughout the Pempelfort and Derendorf neighbourhoods at the 14th edition of Perlfisch.

When: 13 – 15 September
Where: Get Details

Tag des Offenen Weins

Take part in the fun as Tag des offenen Weins comes to Düsseldorf. During this special event you’ll have the chance to discover excellent wines from a variety of German growing regions at each of the six participating wine bars across the city.

When: 14 September
Where: Various Locations (details here)

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Capitol Theater Düsseldorf

It’s a busy month at Capitol Theater Düsseldorf with events for almost everyone, including Quatsch Comedy Club, Michelle, and Mike Masse. For the full lineup, check out the program calendar.

Where: Capitol Theater Düsseldorf

Kunstpunkte 2019 (“Art Spots”)

Artists across the city open their studios to the public during this annual event that takes place over two weekends in September.

When: 14-15 (South-Düsseldorf) and 21-22 September (North-Düsseldorf)
Where: Map of participating locations
Admission: Free

Schmuckpunkte 2019 (“Jewellery Spots”)

Coinciding with Kunstpunkte 2019, this event gives you a chance to discover local jewellery artists across the city as they open their studios to visitors.

When: 14-15 (South-Düsseldorf) and 21-22 September (North-Düsseldorf)
Where: Map of participating locations
Admission: Free

Weltkindertag (World Children’s Day)

The Rheinuferpromenade becomes the largest playground on the Rhine at this family friendly event presented by the City of Düsseldorf and numerous partners.

When: 15 September
Where: Rheinuferpromenade


Held directly along the Rhine, this excellent open-air market features about 90 vendors with a great selection of food, drinks, crafts and live music.

When: 15 September from 11am – 6pm
Where: Tonhallenufer
Admission: Free

flingern in love.

Family day in beautiful Flingern with unique shops, great cafes, restaurants, special offers and flea markets in courtyards.

When: 21 September from 11am – 10pm
Where: Düsseldorf Flingern
Admission: Free

Düsseldorf Festival!

The “düsseldorf festival!” is an excellent, large scale event that takes place at multiple venues throughout the city over the course of two weeks. Discover new and exciting cultural highlights, including performance art, dance, and music. There’s something for everyone.

When: 11 – 30 September
Where: Multiple Venues (details here)
Admission: Varies by Performance

Discover Authentic Local Food, Shops & More

Our free print guide is now available in German & English and introduces you to our partner locations: independent local shops, restaurants, cafés, bars and experiences all around the city. Take a look…

Looking for more things to do?

We have some ideas for you! Check out these 5 Great Day Trips from Düsseldorf, or for something closer to home check out our guide with 23 Free Things to Do in Düsseldorf.

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