Highlights 2018

Celebrate with friends, go out with the entire family, or spend a great day or evening for two. Events and city festivals in Germany's oldest city are always really special highlights! Here is a selection of high points for 2018:

January 2018

January 19, 2018 - January 21, 2018

2018 Moselle Wine Forum

More than 150 first-class wines from more than 100 wineries in the entire Moselle region will be presented in the Forum Baths at Viehmarkt Square.

Forum Baths

February 2018

February 02, 2018

Ehrlich Brothers – The New Magic Show

The Ehrlich Brothers are again "on tour." You’ll be enchanted and fascinated: visit the brand new show "Fascination."

Trier Arena
February 12, 2018

Rose Monday Parade

Carnival goings-on, a bag full of Carnival fans, Mardi Gras atmosphere ... the Trier Rose Monday parade invites one and all to join in the celebration!

Downtown Trier

March 2018

12th Trier Easter Market
March 08, 2018 - March 11, 2018

14th Trier Easter Market

Easter articles, hand-crafted articles, and seasonal specialties will be on offer just in time for Spring.

Main Market

April 2018

Active Week Spring
April 03, 2018 - April 07, 2018

Active Week "Spring"

Guided hiking tours in Trier and the lovely Trier Holiday Region, organized by the Trier Tourismus und Marketing GmbH.

Trier Region

May 2018

May 17, 2018

Ralf Schmitz - Schmitzenklasse

Ralf Schmitz - comedian, author, moderator, actor, dubbing speaker, and musician all-in-one - will be coming to Trier with his now sixth program.

Trier Arena
May 21, 2018

International Museum Day

Get out of those four walls – and into a museum! The spectrum of events in five Trier museums is worth the trip – for children as well, of course.

in five Trier Museums

June 2018

June 03, 2018

UNESCO World Heritage Day

Events, tours, and church services – make a historical journey with us into the fascinating past of Trier’s UNESCO World Heritage sites.

in several Trier sights
Porta 3
June 15, 2018 - June 18, 2018


Porta³ [Porta to the third power] means: three evenings, three artists, three genres. All that, and at a landmark that the Roman Empire left behind for Trier: at the Porta Nigra.

in front of the Porta Nigra
June 22, 2018 - June 24, 2018

Old City Festival (Altstadtfest)

On all the streets and squares in the heart of the city – between the Porta Nigra and Viehmarkt Square – celebration everywhere: the best live music and tasty food await you!

Downtown Trier
June 24, 2018

35th International Trier City Race

Join in or just watch, from the bambini race to the half-marathon? Anything is possible at the International Trier City Race right through the lovely Trier Old City.

Downtown Trier

July 2018

July 06, 2018 - July 09, 2018

Trier Moselle Festival

Stroll along the embankment promenade; listen to the sounds of live music, and try out the delicacies in the old fishermen’s village of Zurlauben. The fireworks display on Saturday night!

Moselle Music Festival
July 07, 2018 - October 03, 2018

Moselle Music Festival

With its more than 70 concerts and events, the Moselle Music Festival is the largest and oldest classical music festival in Rhineland-Palatinate.

Trier and Region
July 07, 2018 - July 08, 2018

38th Trier Craftsmen's Market

Potters, gold- and silversmiths, woodturners, metalsmiths, texile designers, bell casters, candle makers, and basket weavers will show their highly valuable artistic wares.

at the Porta Nigra

August 2018

August 03, 2018 - August 06, 2018

Trier Wine Festival

Wine, live music, and food specialties invite you to the traditional Trier Wine Festival in the Olewig district. You simply must taste the delicious Trier Moselle wine!


September 2018

Active Week Fall
September 18, 2018 - September 22, 2018

Active Week "Fall"

Guided hiking tours in Trier and the lovely Trier Holiday Region, organized by the Trier Tourismus und Marketing GmbH.

Trier Region

November 2018

November 26, 2018 - December 22, 2018

39th Trier Christmas Market

Romantic and heart-warming at the Main Market and in front of the Cathedral: Where else could you get into the Christmas spirit better than at one of the loveliest German Christmas Markets?

Main Market/Cathedral Square

December 2018

December 31, 2018

29th Trier New Year's Eve City Race

Now a long-term tradition: the great race at year’s end, right through Germany’s oldest city. Join in the race or cheer on the athletes!

Downtown Trier

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As of July 1, 2017
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