Sailing Project Camp 24/7

“A taste of sailing” - trips and sailing courses for children, youths and guests of our city. The sailing camp, which is the only of its kind in Germany, invites you to optimist sailing courses, city tours by boat, after work sailing and many other sailing events directly at the Kiellinie seven days a week.


“Unser Norden” Beach Tour 2017

For the 5th year running, Germany’s beach volleyball elite will come to Kiel’s Holstenplatz. The preliminary tournament of this year’s „Unser Norden“ Beach-Tour promises to keep spectators on the edge of their seats, uniting sports and a breezy beach atmosphere -  all of this is right in the heart of the city! Look forward to top-class sports featuring the country’s finest.


Festival of the beers

During Ascension Day weekend, Kiel’s Bootshafen will be transformed into a paradise for beer lovers – over 100 different varieties of beer will be presented and visitors will be able to try all of them to their heart’s content. You can choose between international, national and local beers. Combining a wonderful view of the fjord, a colourful musical programme and several supporting events, this festival will certainly give an early taste of summer.


FUN RUN and Firmencup SH

Slime pit, climbing wall and water pit Funrunner - you have to start training hard, because the FunRun 2017 is coming soon. The two-fisted parcour requires full body use and ensures a lot of fun. The participants of the 5th FunRun look forward to 20 spectaculair barriers and new suprises on the way to fame. The runners can choose between 5, 10 or 20 km long distance.


Kieler Umschlag

The winter’s city centre folk festival promises four fantastic days under the banner of tradition. Once ancient mayor Asmus Bremer and his wife Katharina have been awoken for the festivities, the mood turns festive. On Alter Markt there will be an entire historical village with artisans and tradesmen, jugglers and innkeepers, inviting you to experience crafts of ages long gone by and partake in delicious dishes. KIEL OPENS UP for city-wide Sunday-shopping from 1 pm to 6 pm.


Slush 2017

Slush is the focal point for European and Asian startups and tech talent to meet with top-tier international influencers, investors and media.

The two-day event brings together the leading tech scene in wintery Scandinavia, amidst one of the most dynamic tech ecosystems in the world.


Helsinki Design Week 2017

7.9. – 17.9.2017
Helsinki Design Week is the biggest design event in Northern Europe. This international festival offers a city-wide meeting place and discussion forum for design professionals and enthusiasts alike. The programme includes workshops, exhibitions, fashion shows, seminars and galas. Helsinki Design Week is an event that invites all friends of design to participate in unique happenings throughout the city.