Willkommen in Mönchengladbach

Welcome to Mönchengladbach

Kunst & Kultur

Arts & Culture

Sport & Sportsgeist

Sports & Spirit

Museen & Ausflüge

Museums & Sightseeing

Greenwalks & Lieblingsplätze

Greenwalks & Haunts

Shopping & Lifestyle

Shopping & Lifestyle

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The MG-Selfie-Video

Each scene is just 3-5 seconds long – but each one tells a short story about living, working and having fun in Mönchengladbach. They range from the pilot who flies over the city in the cockpit of the old Tante Ju (Aunty Junkers) aircraft, to utility workers cleaning the city’s streets, and the Borussia Musical ensemble enjoying rapturous applause. In every scene there’s a “high five” …


The search is on for the toughest firefighter in the world!

Toughest Firefighter Alive On the 8th and 9th of June 2019 at Elisabeth hospital, Hubertusstrasse 100 in Rheydt the search is on for the world's toughest firefighter!  The “Toughest Firefighter Alive" is being staged as an all-comers European championship. Almost 300...

Eat & Chill #4 – lean back and enjoy

A square festival by and for old town dwellers and all people who want to spend a relaxed summer day under plane trees. Lean back, enjoy delicious food, listen to good live music, get into conversation: this formula has turned the last few times into absolute...

Farmyard tour – come and explore the countryside!

Look • Marvel • Indulge yourself Agriculture is surprisingly diverse in our region. That's why the local farmers' association, Kreisbauernschaft Neuss-Mönchengladbach e.V., is inviting anyone who would like to know more about it to come on this fascinating farmyard...

Cultural market – a celebration for the whole family

Already for the third time the Theater Mönchengladbach invites thousands of spectators to the cultural market on May 30th. Whether children's flea market, dancing for everyone, bouncy castles or second-hand vinyl, escape room and hat auction - an entertaining family...

Blauhaus Talk: Sustainability and Innovations

 4. GEMIT Blauhaus Talk Das NEW-Blauhaus ist das Innovationsprojekt von NEW und Hochschule Niederrhein. Auch beim Institut GEMIT der Hochschule Niederrhein, beherbergt im Blauhaus, dreht sich alles um Innovationen und Nachhaltigkeit. Das Institut für...

Gladbach Hockey & Tennis Club taster day…

The annual event is being held again on 25th May 2019: the GHTC invites any kids and young people who are interested to a hockey taster day. It takes place on Saturday from 10 a.m. onwards to about 1 p.m. and provides an opportunity to try out and find out about the...

Switch your mobile phone off and come into the woods!

This is a mobile-free activity for dads and kids where they can go on an adventure trip through the woods together without the distraction of modern media. The dads and kinds will have to complete tasks together, play games, overcome obstacles, sing, climb, and roar...

Family fair 2019 – games, fun and activities

The families, children and young people's department of the local council invites families to come to an action-packed fair which will be held in Rheydt marketplace and Marktstraße on the 26th of May from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. The town's children's and youth centres and...