Canaletto – The Dresden Village Fair

20.08.2021 - 22.08.2021


The city certainly lives up to its byname "Florence of the Elbe": Over 550,000 visitors celebrate Dresden’s anniversary at 14 locations and 7 stages. Life takes place on the streets, squares and bridges, visitors stroll around the alleys and enjoy a colourful programme of music, show, theatre, sports and gastronomy. Over 1,000 musicians, actors, dancers and all kinds of artists provide best entertainment in 14 variedly designed areals and on eight stages – for free. On on the Altmarkt square and many other squares the dancing goes on until well into the night.

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Dresdner Stadtfest GmbH
Tel.: +49 (0) 351 31776040
Fax: +49 (0) 351 31776044