ExtraSchicht - night of industrial culture
When breathtaking industrial settings become stages for spectacular productions – it’s time for ExtraSchicht and sets the entire Metropolis Ruhr in motion. Allow yourself to be captivated by the unique atmosphere of this night and make sure that you’ll go on an expedition through the region!
50 venues – 20 cities – 2.000 artists – one night
18:00 - 02:00
The annual “Night of Industrial Culture” of the Ruhr Metropolis composes over 50 venues and 500 events in only one night again. Winding towers, gasometer and wage halls turn into stages for streetart, poetry slam, music and theatre performances, light and pyro shows. Visitors set out on their individual tour, travelling from venue to venue by means of shuttle bus or tram, by canal boat, bicycle or even on foot.
More than 200,000 visitors experience a unique summer and cultural festival – and thereby also the diversity of the Ruhr Metropolis. Allow yourself to be captivated by the unique atmosphere of this night and be sure to go on an exciting expedition through the Ruhr Metropolis on 24 June 2017!