Culture and events in Wittenberg and its surroundings
All highlights at a glance
With local events, Lutherstadt Wittenberg and its surroundings attract a multitude of visitors each year. The offered multifaceted program has something for everybody. Lovers of nature or music equally get what they are looking for here,
just as those interested in culture or ecclesiastical subjects. We at Luther Hotel have assembled a selection of events for you in our cultural calendar.
Culture Calendar 2019
In the summer you can expect the Wittenberger Hofkonzerte in the Lutherstadt. Every summer Wittenberg opens its backyards and invites to concerts, readings and plays in a convivial atmosphere.
Small and large courtyards provide a view behind the facades of Wittenberg's Old Town and form the picturesque backdrop for exquisite cultural events with regional and national stage sizes.
August 17th, 2019
Wittenberger Adventure Night
A night of art and culture, immersing unknown and familiar places in a new light. Experience museums, churches, galleries and exhibitions in a new, mysterious and interesting way.
In many places in the Old Town you can expect imaginative figures and special sounds for an incomparable evening. Further information can be found here: www.wittenberger-erlebnisnacht.de
September 28th - 29th, 2018
Wittenberg pottery market
To the pottery market in the Lutherstadt Wittenberg numerous pottery workshops and ceramicists are expected. Here they present their handmade goods, such as pots, vases, bowls and much more.
At some stalls you can look over the craftsmen's shoulders and experience the time-consuming process of turning, painting and firing.
Wittenberger night of light
Wittenberg at night. With light accents the Luther city lights up and sights, as well as the city center shines. A special event to end the late summer
Reformation festival and ceremony on Reformation Day
On October 31, Martin Luther proposed his 95 theses against the indulgence to the castle church of Wittenberg. The date is considered the beginning of the Reformation. There are many events around the holiday every year.
Wittenberg Christmas Market
The Wittenberg Christmas Market shines in December 2018 against a Hisoric backdrop! The Luther Hotel is represented there with a stand. Mulled wine and culinary specialties from the restaurant at the Luther-Hotel are offered! Do not miss!