Gioia: the new favorite Italian

Ristorantino Gioia in Grafenberg, directly located on Staufenplatz, offers Italian joie de vivre and Mediterranean specialities. The experienced restaurateur Andrea Piscopo offers you the finest pizza, pasta, fish or meat dishes on the constantly changing lunch menu as well as on the varied evening menu. These include classics such as taglierini with fresh truffles or loin of lamb with fresh herbs, but also unusual dishes such as pear carpaccio with baked goat's cheese and orange caramel. One...[more]

Christmas market in Düsseldorf

Christmas music, handicrafts and fun for children - the magnificent Christmas world in Düsseldorf is far more than just a Christmas market. Seven different theme markets, all within walking distance of each other, enchant and offer young and old, locals and tourists alike a break from everyday life from 22 November to 30 December. In addition, there are other attractions such as the dome of lights on Königsallee, the ice rink on Corneliusplatz or the Ferris wheel on Burgplatz - all illuminated...[more]

Düsseldorf the meeting point for international valve and fittings experts

VALVE WORLD EXPO 2018 – the world of valve manufacturers and users is meeting in Düsseldorf from 27 to 29 November. Occupying Halls 3, 4 and 5, this will be the fifth time that technical highlights and products will be showcased by international specialists in valves, valve-related products, actuators, compressors as well as engineering services. The trade fair organisers are expecting to welcome over 700 exhibitors from 40 countries and some 12,000 trade visitors. The accompanying VALVE...[more]

MEDICA + COMPAMED with almost 6,000 exhibitors

When top decision-makers in the healthcare business meet in Düsseldorf from 12 to 15 November at the world's leading medical trade fair, MEDICA, over 5,000 exhibitors from at least 70 countries will meet them once more, as consistent partners who are enthusiastic about innovation and offer tailored solutions for outpatient and clinical care. Digital transformation remains at the top of everyone’s list this year. It is shaping the health economy worldwide and changes both processes and business...[more]

25th glasstec with a new look

The anniversary edition of glasstec will be presented in a revamped format from 23 to 26 October 2018. In addition to a new look, the conference concept of glasstec will deliver even more added value for all visitor target groups. Featuring a number of high-calibre presentations, the “glasstec conference” in Hall 10 offers in-depth background knowledge about the exhibits of the special show “glass technology live” and thus further closes the gap between theory and...[more]

REHACARE 2018 Intelligent devices and innovative offers

Enabling people with disabilities, people who have extra care needs and the geriatric population to live independent lives is the objective of the companies, associations and institutions that will be present at REHACARE 2018 in Düsseldorf from 26 to 29 September. Messe Düsseldorf expects around 900 exhibitors from over 35 countries to attend this event.  Spread over 30,000 metres squared of hall space, a comprehensive overview of intelligent, high-quality devices and innovative...[more]

Night watchman tour through Düsseldorf

Düsseldorf Tourismus offers a series of themed city tours. One of them is the night watchman tour - especially appealing to friends of historical sights. When the day ends and the romantic alleys are lit up by the glow of lanterns, the route leads through Düsseldorf's Old Town (Altstadt). Equipped with a lantern, horn and halberd, the night watchman in typical attire knows interesting and spicy stories about the customs and everyday life as it was in the past. Further information is available...[more]

Layali:Oriental hospitality at it best

The Layali Restaurant in Bilk offers oriental hospitality at its best. Whether specialities such as the Arabian appetiser plate with a variety of refined dips, a large selection of lamb, chicken and beef dishes or vegetarian delicacies - the Orient presents itself from its best culinary side. Not to be neglected are dessert delicacies such as baklawa, katajef and the likes. The generous beverage menu with typical Arabic tea creations and a selection of European wines is the perfect complement...[more]

alltours open-air cinema starts on 19 July

The alltours open-air cinema is ready to play; the countdown to the start of the season is on. On 19 July, the screen for the first film rises and heralds the 2018 season. Cinema classics, exclusive previews and current films will be shown on 32 evenings - until 19 August. And the infrastructure is also in place. The open-air cinema starts with "Unsere Erde 2" (Earth: One Amazing Day) on Thursday, at approximately 10 pm. The film takes visitors on an unforgettable journey around the...[more]

Werner M. Dornscheidt continues to head company

President & CEO will remain in office until 2020   The supervisory board of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH headed by its chairman Lord Mayor Thomas Geisel, extended the contract of Werner M. Dornscheidt (64) as President & CEO until 30 June 2020. Commenting on this decision Dornscheidt delighted: “It means a lot to me that I will be able to work for this company until 2020.” Opening the Neue Messe Süd, Hall 1 in 2019 as one of the outstanding construction projects in the history of Messe...[more]

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