• Traditional 'Anbaden' in historical costumes, © TI Bad Doberan-Heiligendamm, S. Hügelland
    Traditional 'Anbaden' in historical costumes
    © TI Bad Doberan-Heiligendamm, S. Hügelland
  • Old port in the Hanseatic city of Wismar, © Tourismuszentrale Wismar, Alexander Rudolph
    Old port in the Hanseatic city of Wismar
    © Tourismuszentrale Wismar, Alexander Rudolph
  • North Germany's biggest christmas market in Rostock, © Großmarkt Rostock GmbH_Th. Ulrich
    North Germany's biggest christmas market in Rostock
    © Großmarkt Rostock GmbH_Th. Ulrich


at the Baltic Sea coast of Mecklenburg

The variety of events at the Baltic Sea coast of Mecklenburg offers entertainment for each taste. Beach parties, classical concerts, international sport festivals and expositions – In the following list you will find the highlights in 2018:

Wismar Harbour Days: 07 - 10 June
Endless variety filled days can be spent at the quay with colourful fairs, sporting competitions and a variety of musical entertainment.

"Aqua Nostra" with traditional "Anbaden" in Heiligendamm: 08 - 17 June
A festival all about water. Visitors can expect a comprehensive programme of events addressing the topic.

Warnemünder Woche: 07 - 15 July
First-class sailing: Competitive sailing on the Baltic Sea and every different kind of events on land await visitors.

Hansesail Rostock: 09 - 12 August
One of the largest maritime festivals showcases traditional sailing ships and museum ships in Rostock. They make up the backdrop for a varied programme on land.

Wismar Sweden-Festival: 16 - 19 August
The Hanseatic town of Wismar celebrates its Swedish past with performances of historical Swedish military associations and a colourful fair at the harbour and market square.

Sea & Sand Festival Kühlungsborn: 17 - 19 August
Ambient music on the beach - Join the human spirit.

International Guitar Festival Kühlungsborn: 17 - 25 August
International guitar virtuosos take you on a journey into the magical world of sounds and rhythms.

Christmas-Market Wismar: 26 November - 21 December
Surrounded by old brightly lit gabled houses, the market square of Wismar is transformed into a winter wonderland.

Christmas-Market Rostock: 26 November - 22 December
With gourmet food, Christmas fair, a panto, an enchanted forest and a historical Christmas market it’s a highlight for the whole family.

Christmas-Market Schwerin: 26 November - 30 December
Festively decorated alleys, lovingly decorated stalls and tempting scents transform the historic old town of Schwerin into a Christmas paradise.