News from Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf is becoming drupacity

drupacity is a joint initiative between Messe Düsseldorf GmbH and the trade association Destination Düsseldorf, parallel to drupa 2016. The goal of drupacity is to transport the trends from the trade fair to the city and help others experience the newest developments in print media. With support from over 50 so-called drupartners from the fields of gastronomy, the hotel industry, retail and other sectors, various events and offers, as well as specific activities having to do with the print and...

drupa 2016 – touch the future

The leading international trade fair for print and cross-media solutions kicks off with a new strategic focus, improved scheduling over eleven days, a new look and greater frequency running every three years. Under the motto “touch the future” drupa places the industry’s innovative power centre stage. The focus is especially on next-generation and highlight themes such as print, packaging production, multichannel, 3D printing, functional printing or green printing. To the tune of some 1,800...

Düsseldorf will again be a Mecca for music

With the 24th edition of the festival (12-15 May 2016), a new era will begin for the Düsseldorf Jazz Rally: For the initial period of five years, the travel organiser Schauinsland-Reisen from Duisburg will be the title sponsor of the event. The festival, which yearly attracts approximately 300,000 music fans to the Rhine, will from now on bear the name “Schauinsland-Reisen Jazz Rally Düsseldorf“.


Music fans can again look forward to all kinds of different jazz styles, as well as funk, soul...

New in town: restaurant mo-dus

The “mo dus“ restaurant, which has just opened up in March 2016, brings its very own special mode to Düsseldorf: Here is where lifestyle, design and enjoyment reign. The hectic trade fair hustle and bustle is quickly forgotten with Italian specialities and selected international wines. Also for company events as well as all other kinds of events, the “mo dus“ restaurant is a top address. More information at: 



Düsseldorf Alt beer culture: Zum Schlüssel

In the heart of the Düsseldorf Old Town (Altstadt), the traditional brewery “Zum Schlüssel“ has been extending an invitation to cosy get-togethers and just feeling good for more than 160 years. This has made it to a symbol for the Düsseldorf Alt beer culture. Enjoyment and quality are of great importance. Both, the managing director and the master brewer are certified beer sommeliers. The brewing process itself, which has taken place manually according to old methods of top-fermenting for many...

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With more than 400 restaurants, bars & bistros, dance & event locations as well as around 100 shopping addresses in the greater Düsseldorf area, offers trade fair visitors, tourists and Düsseldorf inhabitants a quick and compact overview. Additionally online: The latest news regarding the city of Düsseldorf and the Düsseldorf trade fairs.