NEUSS BLOOMS IN NEUSS
The festival Neuss Blooms, Neuss blüht auf takes place during the first weekend of May. Dozens of stands are lined along the streets selling jewellery, decorative items, plants as well as food and beverages. Shops and restaurants are also partake in the event, some with special offers during the day.
The city centre is decorated with hanging flowerpots and brightly coloured windmills. In addition, primroses are distributed to visitors to the festival throughout the weekend. Fun activities are organised for the youngsters too.
The second day of the flower festival sees one of the rare occasions when retail stores in in the city centre of Neuss are open on a Sunday. From 1pm to 6pm.
Many other special activities are on offer as part to this unique and popular event. If the sun shines, even more visitors will flock to the centre of Neuss.
By Vincent Green, Jun 3 2022
Happenings can vary from celebrations to mark an opening or anniversary to a market or a one off concert. The community is quick to pick up on such events, creating gatherings large and small.
Art venues and museums in and around Neuss regularly present selections of their fine pieces in well presented exhibitions. They often exhibit fascinating and rare works from across the globe with exhibitions of loaned works of art.
Head to the movies
English language movies are fortunately to be found in Neuss. Expats can view films from time to time in two cinemas. Screenings are occasionally in OV, original version or original with subtitles, OmU.