Lower Saxony & Bremen entertainment

Top Choice Performing Arts in Hanover

Kulturzentrum Faust

Ska from Uruguay, Chinese new-year festivals, disco, reggae, heavy-metal gigs, hip-hop, multimedia installations, quiz evenings, book readings and film nights – all this, and more, happens in this former factory com…
Top Choice Live Music in Bremen City

Lila Eule

A decade or more is a long time to be a hot tip, but this Das Viertel gem has pulled it off. A student crowd gathers here for parties and events, but it’s also a very alternative place to watch the Werder Bremen foo…
Concert Venue in Bremen City

Die Glocke

Bremen’s concert hall stages classical concerts, opera and a large variety of special events, many by visiting performers, in a venue whose acoustics are considered to be among Europe’s very best.
Performing Arts in Hanover

Staatsoper Hannover

Housed in the 19th-century opera house that was lovingly restored after suffering WWII damage. Classical music as well as ballet and opera are performed here.
Jazz in Hanover

Jazz Club Hannover

Hanover’s premier jazz club features top acts from Germany and abroad.
Spectator Sport in Hanover

HDI Arena

This 49,000-capacity football stadium is home turf for the Hannover 96 football club. You can pick up available tickets at the ground on the same day for league matches or anytime from the DB service point inside th…
Performing Arts in Bremen City

Theater Bremen

Bremen's main company has several theatres in the one complex: Theater am Goetheplatz, where well-known 1970s film director Rainer Werner Fassbinder honed his craft with the company; the attached Neues Schauspielhau…
Cinema in Hanover

Astor Grand

Hanover's newest premium cinema complex is one of Germany's largest, with 10 screens, luxury seating and state-of-the-art, well, everything. Usually shows one movie in its original version (ie Hollywood films will b…
Spectator Sport in Bremen City


The local Bundesliga team Werder Bremen is less a football team than a sporting religion. Worship takes place at the Weserstadion, where a seat costs €35 to €70; call the ticket hotline or get down on your knees out…
Cinema in Hanover


This spacious art-house cinema is on the top floor of a magnificent expressionist building designed by Fritz Höger, the architect of Hamburg’s Chilehaus. Check listing times, as the box office only opens just before…