Beer in Stuttgart

Cannstatter Volksfest

Stuttgart’s answer to Oktoberfest, this beer-guzzling bash, held over three consecutive weekends from late September to mid-October, lifts spirits with oompah music, fairground rides and fireworks. In 2018, Cannstat…
Christmas Market in Stuttgart


One of Germany’s biggest Christmas markets brings festive twinkle to Marktplatz, Schillerplatz and Schlossplatz from late November to 23 December.
Wine in Stuttgart


A 12-day event where winemakers sell the year’s vintages from hundreds of booths, accompanied by Swabian grub, cultural events, live music and kids' activities. Some 500 wines hailing from the vines in Baden-Württem…
LGBT in Stuttgart

Christopher Street Day

Held over the course of two weeks, Christopher Street Day is southern Germany's biggest gay and lesbian festival, with concerts, gala dinners, club nights, events and a huge (and hugely flamboyant) parade. The parad…
Music in Stuttgart


Riverside parties, open-air gigs and al fresco feasting are what this four-day August shindig is all about.