Entertainment

Top Choice Football in Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund

Dortmund’s famous and massively popular and succesful Bundesliga soccer team plays its home games at the legendary Westfalenstadion, now branded Signal Iduna Park. Guided tours of the 80,000-seat stadium, Germany's …
Top Choice Jazz in Münster

Hot Jazz Club

The best reason to head out to the Hafen, this subterranean bar keeps it real with live music of all stripes, as long as it's jazz. Check the schedule in case it's an off night. There's usually live jazz Sunday afte…
Top Choice Theatre in Düsseldorf

Marionetten-Theater

Generations of kids and adults have been enthralled by the adorable marionettes that sing, dance and act their way through beautifully orchestrated operas and fairy tales at this venerable venue. Pure magic.
Stadium in Dortmund

Signal Iduna Park

Dortmund’s famous and massively popular and succesful Bundesliga soccer team plays its home games at the legendary Westfalenstadion, now branded Signal Iduna Park. Guided tours of the 80,000-seat stadium, Germany's …
Bar in Aachen

Apollo Kino & Bar

This cavernous basement joint does double duty as an art-house cinema and a sweaty dance club. Top DJs rule on Saturdays, salsa on Wednesdays, and on other nights it could be anything from dancehall to disco, house …
Classical Music in Bonn

Kammermusiksaal

This chamber music hall is part of the Beethoven House complex.
Cultural Centre in Münster

Black Box

This performance venue and culture centre sees a huge range of acts in any given week. Classical mixes with jazz which mixes with house; well-known DJs often appear to try out something experimental.
Theatre in Düsseldorf

Roncalli’s Apollo Varieté

No German skills are needed to enjoy the line-up of acrobats, comedians, magicians, artistes and other variety acts performing under the starry-sky ceiling of a nostalgic theatre hall.
Theatre in Cologne

Schauspiel

Repertory theatre based at the Schauspiel, in the same massively remodeled complex as the Opernhaus (opera). The box office for both is in the Opernhaus foyer.
Classical Music in Düsseldorf

Tonhalle

The imposing domed Tonhalle, in a converted 1920s planetarium, is the home base of the Düsseldorfer Symphoniker (Düsseldorf Symphony Orchestra).