Eleventh in the eleventh: Start of the carnival in Cologne!

Zülpicher Straße Karneval in Köln

For a long time people have been waiting for it: both the Cologne and thousands of tourists and guests from all countries of the world: the carnival hearts beat higher when at 11.11 am on the Cologne Heumark and on the Alter Markt the carnival session 2016 / 2017 will be opened! And for a good mood is ensured, because until 6.00 pm, many famous names from Cologne Carnival give the honor and bring the costume jecks free of charge in carnival mood and carnival. There you can listen to some of the best music in the world.

Fair in Cologne Deutz on the Rhine

Kirmes Deutz

Just from 03/26/2016 until April 10, 2016 (ie exactly 16 days), you can have fun on the Rhine in Deutz again great. This year there are even some new rides and attractions: Daemonium, premieres Heroes and the après ski party! The classics like the Ferris wheel or the wild mouse are also back again! There is however a small square change these rides. For example, the wild mouse now placed toward Chocolate Museum and the Ferris wheel overlooking the cathedral. Here with us, you'll of course an actual photo of the fair at night!

Canceled: Kölsch Festival in Old Town

Heumarkt Köln

Supposedly it failed due to the short warm-up period to a good implementation to ensure. We are somewhat surprised and wonder why such a large composite organisation of several breweries is not able to organise (unter anderem Gaffel, Früh Kölsch, Mühlen-Kölsch) this festival? Was this really only a organisation problem or were the requirements of the city of cologne to high? The keywords here: Safety precautions and emergency plans.


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