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Stuttgart Events

Spring Festival

The Stuttgart Frühlingsfest (Stuttgart Spring Festival) has carousels, funfair rides, food stalls, and programmes that entertain both adults and children.

Date: 22 April 2023 - 14 May 2023
Venue: Cannstatter Wasen.

Summer Festival

The Stuttgarter Sommerfest (Stuttgart Summer Festival) features live entertainment and good food.

Date: 01 June 2023 - 31 August 2023
(Date to be confirmed)
Venue: Schlossplatz and Eckensee (in the palace garden)

Hamburg Fish Market Week

Stuttgart maybe some 600km south of Hamburg, but every July for about 10 days, its residents get to enjoy the treasures from the North Sea and specialities from Hamburg during this festival.

Date: 06 July 2023 - 16 July 2023
Venue: Karlsplatz


Jazz Open

Held over two weeks, this festival covers different styles of jazz music. The atmosphere is buoyant and the top performers are world class.

Date: 13 July 2023 - 23 July 2023
Venue: Various.


Stuttgart Wine Village

The Stuttgarter Weindorf (Stuttgart Wine Village) features more than 500 wineries from the Württemberg and Baden regions. Delicious foods are also available to pair with wine, including Maultaschen (meat and vegetable-stuffed noodles), Zwiebelrostbraten (roast beef with sautéed onions) and Bubaspitzle (potato noodles mainly served with sauerkraut).

Date: 30 August 2023 - 10 September 2023


Stuttgart Beer Festival

The Cannstatter Volksfest (Stuttgart Beer Festival) started in 1818 and has propelled into the second biggest beer festival (after the Munich Oktoberfest) today. Live bands play in beer tents while funfair rides entertain the little ones.

Date: 22 September 2023 - 08 October 2023
Venue: Cannstatter Wasen.


Christmas Market

The atmospheric Weihnachtsmarkt (Christmas market) has a few hundred stalls selling unique items, seasonal food and of course, mulled wine.

Date: 29 November 2023 - 23 December 2023
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Novum Hotel Boulevard Stuttgart

This medium-sized hotel offers great value for money. Several room types are available, including family accommodation. The Novum is situated in the heart of the city centre close to shops and attractions.

Der Zauberlehrling Design Hotel

Situated in the Bohnenviertel, this stylish design hotel is likely to appeal to people with a highly developed sense of aesthetic. The hotel has thirteen rooms and four suites spread across two buildings. The personalised service, attention to detail and ambiance of the hotel mean it is a fine place to relax.

Hotel Motel One

A mid-range chain hotel located close to Stuttgart's main railway station and handy for the main attractions if you don't want to pay top dollar, Hotel Motel One is of modern aspect and décor.

Hotel am Friedensplatz

This family run three-star property is located about 15 minutes' walk from the central station. It offers comfortable beds and the promise of a good night's sleep within easy reach of the city centre.

Hotel Ibis Stuttgart Centrum

The well known budget chain's product is familiar to most regular travellers, and this 104-room property is no exception. It's located handily in Marienplatz, and close to a choice of eateries should the hotel's bar snacks not be substantial enough.

Hotel Berg

This family-run hotel is located around 2.1km (1.3 miles) east of the city centre. The buffet-style breakfast offers travellers an opportunity to eat as much as they want. The rooms have an acceptable level of comfort and cleanliness.