Essen Light Fes­ti­val

Discover the Magic of Light

Essen Light Festival 2023

29th September to 8th October 2023

This year, EMG - Essen Marketing GmbH presents a compact festival on a route of just under 2 kilometres between the main railway station and Viehofer Platz with 17 different venues that really do offer everything a light festival should: spectacular light shows and video mapping, gamings and a wide variety of installations - local and international.

Here you will find all 17 venues with detailed descriptions of the light artworks.

Main sponsor 2023:


Overview of the locations 2023

Partner 2023
Essen Light Festival 2023


Write us


EMG - Essen Marketing GmbH
Tourist Info

Kettwiger Str. 2-10
45127 Essen

+49 201 8872333

Your message to the Tourist Info