Fireworks in Heidelberg


The Schloss, the Alte Brücke and the Altstadt are lit up by fantastic fireworks that commemorate the French assault on the Schloss in 1693. The best views are from both banks of the Neckar, west of the Alte Brücke.
Christmas Market in Heidelberg


Around 140 stalls take over the Altstadt’s public squares, including the Marktplatz, Universitätsplatz and the Kornmarkt, during Heidelberg’s magical Christmas market.
Street Carnival in Heidelberg

Heidelberger Herbst

Heidelberg's huge street party has music, arts and crafts, buskers, food and general merrymaking throughout the Altstadt, kicking off from the Marktplatz.