01.09.2017

What’s on in Bonn?

Have you been to a free outdoor concert at Stadtgarten yet? Check out one of the last concerts - or visit one of the many markets, fairs and festivals in town this weekend. Whatever you do – have a great time in Bonn!


1 Sep
Peace Project Europe
The panel will look at the roles of both the UN and the EU as peacemakers and peacekeepers in Europe with numerous challenges still ahead. Experts will discuss goals, strategies and efforts to achieve and maintain peace as well as the importance of cooperation.
Time: 5 pm
Venue: Regionalvertretung der Europäischen Kommission, Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz 2-4, city center
Registration necessary: comm-rep-bnj-anmeldung(at)ec-europa-eu
Learn more: http://www.konfliktbearbeitung.net/en/node/9675

1 Sep
Stadtgartenkonzerte: Marit, Die Bonnzen, Blümchenknicker
6 pm: A concert evening with singer-songwriter Marit
Soul / Folk / Pop
7 pm: Die Bonnzen
Rock / Ska / Pop / Song Writing
8 pm: Blümchenknicker
Dance Music
Venue: Stadtgarten am Alten Zoll, Adenauerallee, city center

2 Sep
Stadtgartenkonzerte: Macondito and Luna Gritt
7 pm: Macondito
Salsa
8:30 pm: Luna Gritt
Soul / Pop chansons from Nancy
Venue: Stadtgarten am Alten Zoll, Adenauerallee, city center

2 Sep
Open-Air Festival at Rheinaue Park: Jeck im Sunnesching 2017
Get out your crazy hat or a colorful shirt and celebrate: Local bands present Carnival music and more. There will also be a street food festival along with a colorful stage program. Please note that visitors must be above 16 years of age.
Time: as of 9 am
Venue: Rheinaue Park at Bonn Gronau, Charles-de-Gaulle-Straße
Tickets: €13.9 plus advance sales fee, available at www.bonnticket.de

2 Sep
SSF Festival on Münsterplatz
Bonn’s large sports association SSF will again present all kinds of offers and sports in the city center. There will be comprehensive information on all courses and programs, on memberships and fees, along with a fun program for the entire family.

2 Sep
Concert Evening: Telemann, Mozart, Vivaldi, Haydn
The Poppelsdorf Castle Concerts have been moved to the University’s Arkadenhof for this year. Klassische Philharmonie Bonn will again present famous classical works. The illumination of the courtyard in the evening will highlight the beautiful architecture of the building. On a rainy night, the concerts will take place in the University’s Auditorium.
Time: 7 pm
Venue: Arkadenhof, University of Bonn, Regina-Pacis-Weg 1 / Am Hof 1, Bonn city center
Tickets: €23 plus advance sales fee, available at Kaufhof Bonn, for instance

2 Sep
Family Flea Market
Time: 10 am to 2 pm
Venue: Marienschule, Heerstraße 92, Bonn
Please note that the market will be canceled on a rainy day!

2 Sep
Garden Party at St. Boniface
Along with a book flea market and British culinary delights.
Time: starts at 12 noon
Venue: Pfarrgarten St. Paulus, Siegburger Str. 75, Bonn
Learn more: http://www.anglicanbonncologne.de/

2 Sep to 3 Sep
Citizens Festival at Beuel
Family festival and fair with a great program on six stages in the city district of Beuel
Stage programs start around noon on both days.
Local shops will be open on Suinday from 1 pm to 6 pm
Venues: several venues around Rathausplatz, Hermannstraße, Obere Wilhelmstraße, Brückenforum

2 Sep and 3 Sep
Outdoor film nights on the roof of the Federal Art and Exhibition Hall
2 Sep: Manchester by the Sea, USA 2016, original version
3 Sep: Ghost in the Shell, USA 2017, original version
Time: 8:30
Venue: Bundeskunsthalle, Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 4, Bonn
Tickets: €10 / €8
Learn more and get your tickets here: www.bonnerkinemathek.de

3 Sep
One World Festival
Proceeds will go to relief work for homeless people in Bonn.
Donations for a buffet are highly welcome.
Entrance free.
Program starts at 1 pm
Venue: Brückenforum, Friedrich-Breuer-Straße 17, Bonn-Beuel

By the way, the organizers of this festival have also installed a so-called Social Fence for the homeless people in the city: everybody can donate clothing, toiletries, dog food, sleeping mats and more. Simply leave your gift in a plastic bag on the fence and label it on the outside. Do not leave food on the fence. You will find the Social Fence at Am Alten Friedhof / Bornheimer Straße.


Still on: Jazz Tube Festival
There will be several concerts at our tram stops in the city center: Bonn Hbf / Thomas-Mann-Str., Universität / Markt and Heussallee / Museumsmeile over the coming weekends. They form part of this year’s Jazz Tube Festival in town and usually start late in the afternoon. For details, see www.jazz-tube-bonn.de

Still on: Exhibition ‘Away from Home’
Four artists from Syria present their works
Exhibition runs until 17 Sep
Venue: Künstlerforum Bonn, Hochstadenring 22-24, Bonn
Entrance free.