Events in Saxony are as diverse as the region’s sights and attractions – and a great way to experience many of the things that make this destination so unique. Choose from stand-out classical music moments, one-of-a-kind traditional events in the Ore Mountains and, of course, some of the best Christmas markets around. Find your favourite in every season, for families, friends, or couples, in nature or the city!
Discover a range of inspiring events in Saxony
Have a look at some of our 2023 anniversaries, events and happenings. Choose one (or more) to your liking and combine your visit with a city break or an exploration of the region’s beautiful nature.
extended until 30 June 2023, Augustusburg Castle:
Special exhibition "The visionary elector: the life and work of Augustus"
All year around, Dresden, Royal Palace:
28 January to 28 May 2023, Leipzig:
27 April to 30 April 2023, Leipzig:
11 May to 29 May 2023, Leipzig:
14 May to 21 May 2023, Dresden:
18 May to 18 June, Dresden:
Dresden Music Festival "BLACKANDWHITE"
26 May to 29 May 2023, Leipzig:
8 June to 18 June, Leipzig, various places:
Bach Festival under the headline "BACH for future"
06 July to 08 July 2023, Görlitz:
“Via Thea“ street theatre festival presenting international artists and performance using Görlitz as a theatre stage.
05 August to 20 August 2023, Moritzburg:
09 September 2023 to 29 September 2024, Meissen:
“1423 – Saxony becomes Saxony“
Albrechtsburg Castle in Meissen celebrating the 600th anniversary of establishing a new common identity: Saxony
20 October to 19 November 2023, Dresden:
Events all year around 2023, Torgau:
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