r
Hanse Kultur Festival in Lübeck
Events at our hotel destinations

ATLANTIC event tips

On this page, you will find some of the top events of the ATLANTIC Hotel destinations.
Whether city festivals, concerts or exhibitions – let yourself be inspired by our selection of the most beautiful highlights.
We look forward to your next visit!

Bremen | Bremerhaven | Wilhelmshaven | Kiel | Lübeck | Travemünde | Sylt | Lech

Event tips in Bremen

Find the right hotel for you! Our Hotels in Bremen

14. – 17. June 2018

La Strada

A feast for all senses! Once a year, the international festival of street art LA STRADA transforms the streets and squares around Roland statue, Town Hall and City Musicians into a huge arena. To match Bremen’s Space Year 2018, the adventurous theme “Cosmos” will colour the popular festival in the city centre.

www.bremen-tourismus.de/en

30. June 2018

Oldtimer Classics

Bremer Oldtimer Classics: From a “launch pad” in front of the Town Hall and the Roland statue, some 150 automotive treasures are sent on a rally through the countryside between the sister cities of Bremen and Bremerhaven. The fascination of up to 40 different car brands can be experienced live in the marketplace and en route.

www.bremen.de

19. – 22. April 2018

Jazzahead

JAZZAHEAD! is the world’s most important fair for the international music trade with an integrated festival. In the public showcase part, visitors can experience 40 bands from 18 countries. The varied programme is carefully curated, offering an exciting selection of different styles and line-ups.

www.jazzahead.de/en

17. – 19. August 2018

Summer in Lesmona

Experience a musical dream come true at the exquisite SUMMER IN LESMONA festival in Knoops Park in Bremen’s leafy suburb of Lesum. This “classical summer open-air pleasure” has grown greatly in popularity since 1995 and is a firm fixture far in advance in many fan calendars. Don’t miss this iconic event!

www.bremen-tourismus.de

22. – 26. August 2018

Shakespeare in the Park

The open-air event SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK will take place this year for the 23rd time in Bremen’s Bürgerpark. Traditionally, the bremen shakespeare company plays five especially popular productions from its large repertoire over five consecutive days, on a meadow at the striking Melchersbrücke bridge.

www.shakespeare-company.com

15. – 23. September 2018

Maritime week

On this weekend, you can experience Bremen from its maritime side. With lectures and readings on water and land, film screenings and a maritime market, the promenade on the Schlachte embankment will become an adventure zone. The highlights this year include the Dragon Boat Cup and the Ship Parade.

www.bremen-tourismus.de

Event tips in Bremerhaven

The team of the ATLANTIC Hotel Sail City is happy to provide you with more event tips.

24. – 27. May 2018

Seaside city festival

Windjammers to watch and touch and a colourful show programme in the Havenwelten Bremerhaven are the exciting ingredients of the SEASIDE CITY FESTIVAL – SHORE LEAVE already to be held for the third time in Bremerhaven. The city centre will also be open for Sunday shopping during the festival week.

www.bremerhaven.de

17. – 19. August 2018

Schippertage

On the occasion of the SCHIPPERTAGE BREMERHAVEN, traditional Wadden Sea sailing ships from Germany and the Netherlands will be heading for Bremerhaven for the second time! A joint run into the Old Harbour is planned for Friday around 3 p.m. – a “must-see” for all aficionados of maritime history.

www.bremerhaven.de

19. – 23. August 2020

SAIL 2020

Be sure to save the date now. The exciting meeting of windjammers, sailors and landlubbers. For five whole days, everything will revolve around tall ships. A total of more than 270 ships with around 3,500 crew members will take part. Some 1.2 million visitors are expected at the quays and in the city.

www.sail-bremerhaven.de

Event tips in Wilhelmshaven

The team of the ATLANTIC Hotel Wilhelmshaven is happy to provide you with more event tips.

28. June – 1. July 2018

Weekend at the Jade

Experience Wilhelmshaven! The popular WEEKEND AT THE JADE is one of the largest city and port festivals in Northwest Germany. Numerous traditional sailing vessels will visit Wilhelmshaven and invite you to cruises and open ships. Five stages offer a diversified programme with artistes great and small.

www.wochenendeanderjade.de

4. – 5. August 2018

Streetart Festival

Street painters from all over the world will be guests in the city centre on the first weekend of August. On two days, the artists from various nations will conjure up colourful works of art from chalk on the ground. The STREETART FESTIVAL is accompanied by a cultural programme with a shopping Sunday.

www.streetart.de

28. – 30. September 2018

SAILING-CUP

The 17th Wilhelmshaven Sailing-Cup – the oldest traditional sailing regatta on the German North Sea coast – will take place all around the Grosser Hafen (main harbour) from 28 to 30 September 2018. In addition, a colourful supporting programme awaits you on land. A wonderful outing for the whole family!

www.sailing-cup.de

Event tips in Kiel

The team of the ATLANTIC Hotel Kiel is happy to provide you with more event tips.

16. – 24. June 2018

Kiel week

Kiel week is an annual sailing regatta that has been held in Kiel since the end of the 19th century. Attracting millions of people, it is one of the largest sailing events in the world. In recent decades, this has also developed into a public festival around the Kiel Fjord. A real summer highlight!

www.kieler-woche.de

29. Aug – 2. Sep 2018

Duckstein-Festival

Don’t miss this! The DUCKSTEIN FESTIVAL returned to the Fjord in 2017 after a two-year break. This open-air event at Kiel Boat Harbour is themed “Art, Culture and Culinary Delights” and is regarded as a special edition that now takes on a distinctive character over five days.

www.duckstein.de

30. June – 26. August 2018

Music Festival

Highlight of the summer! Founded in 1986, the SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN MUSIK FESTIVAL is one of the largest classical music festivals in the world. The focus of the concerts is on classical music, but other genres such as pop, jazz, electro, klezmer, theatre, comedy and readings are also offered.

www.musicfestival.de

Event tips in Lübeck

The team of the ATLANTIC Hotel Lübeck is happy to provide you with more event tips.

5. – 13. May 2018

BRAHMS-FESTIVAL

Every year, the University of Music Lübeck (MHL) organizes the popular BRAHMS FESTIVAL, which this year has the theme “Strangers”. The two concert series “Encounters” and “Standpoint” illuminate various aspects of the theme: alienated sounds, exotic musical worlds, and foreign aesthetic points of view.

www.brahms-festival.de

8. – 10. June 2018

HANSEKULTURFESTIVAL

Walk into Lübeck’s hidden attractions – the passages, courtyards, gardens and townhouses. Exhibitions, readings and music can be experienced in the parlour rooms of picturesque houses in the Old Town and on the decorated streets. Meanwhile, the festival stages offer events full of sound and excitement.

www.hansekulturfestival.de

1. – 5. November 2018

Nordic film days

The NORDIC FILM DAYS LÜBECK take the 875-year anniversary of the Hanseatic city as an opportunity to bring together the film history and urban architecture of Lübeck in a unique programme series. Over the entire anniversary year, local films are spectacularly reinterpreted and presented in unusual locations.

www.luebeck-film-days.de

Event tips in Travemünde

The team of the ATLANTIC Grand Hotel Travemünde is happy to provide you with more event tips.

18. – 21. May 2018

Travemünde jazzy

Renowned jazz bands from Germany and abroad are all set to gather for the summit meeting of the jazz, blues and boogie scene. Traditionals, rocking blues, rolling boogie, funky New Orleans, toe-tapping swing and sweet jazz in all its facets will have everyone in Travemünde on the edge of their seats.

www.travemuende-tourismus.de

20. – 29. July 2018

Travemünde Woche

Every year in July, the traditional TRAVEMÜNDE WEEK is celebrated for 10 days. The popular festival offers a variety of attractions for young and old, as well as a colourful stage programme. The 129th edition of the sailing regatta will also be shown on screens onshore – gripping action guaranteed!

www.travemuender-woche.com

18. – 28. August 2018

Open-Air Kino

The open-air highlight CINEMA UNDER THE BALTIC SKY invites you to enjoy blockbusters and classics of cinema history directly on the beach. Cuddle in a cosy blanket on the beach terraces, chill out on a deck chair, or relax in one of the beach chairs – whatever you go for, it will be an unforgettable evening!

www.travemuende-tourismus.de

Event tips Sylt

The team of the Severin*s Resort & Spa is happy to provide you with more event tips.

19. – 20. May 2018

BEACH POLO WORLD CUP

Hörum East | When 32 HP rushes over the sand on Hörnum’s east beach, it is spread out over 128 hooves, 8 teams and 2 days. It’s up to you whether you spontaneously cheer on the players in the spectator area or treat yourself to the reserved luxury of the VIP area with high-quality catering.

www.beach-polo-world-cup-sylt.de

27. June – 1. July 2018

KITESURF CUP SYLT

Westerland | Attention, please! At the end of June, talented water sports enthusiasts will meet for the KITESURF CUP SYLT on Westerland beach. The athletes compete as teams in the disciplines Wind Slalom, Best Trick and Big Air. There is also a great supporting programme – altogether six days of sports, fun, action and party!

www.kitesurf-cup-sylt-2018.de

28. Sept. – 7. Oct. 2018

WINDSURF WORLD CUP

Ten days of windsurfing, party and enjoyment: the Mercedes-Benz WINDSURFWORLDCUP is the meeting place for the world’s best in this discipline. The event starts on 28 September at 4 pm with an opening ceremony on the promenade. About 210,000 visitors are looking forward to around 160 surfers from 35 nations.

www.windsurfworldcup.com