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City Festival


Since 2016, the city of Dortmund has shown its diversity at the “DORTBUNT!” Cityfest. Under the motto “One city. Many faces” tens of thousands of people celebrate their colorful city during one weekend. A varied program is presented on twelve stages and at numerous stands institutions, actors and associations present themselves to the public. Over the years, more than 150 partners have clearly demonstrated how much commitment, passion and quality the city has to offer. 

This year, TU Dortmund University is taking part in the city festival on May 5.

You can experience logistics, machine learning, rehabilitation sciences, digital transformation, sustainability and much more at the TU Dortmund University stand on the south side of the Reinoldi Church. Discover how diverse our university is with hands-on activities, talks and performances.

Experience how a 3D printer can make life easier for people with disabilities and how a robotic arm has everything under control thanks to machine learning. Put your luck to the test in the areas of Smart Home and Smart City. Test your logistical skills as the owner of a virtual berry store with strawberries and co. on offer as well as your sense of sustainability when assessing the sources of emissions at TU Dortmund University. You can find out which degree program best showcases your talents with the Central Student Advisory Service. Various university sports groups will also be demonstrating their talent and a head for heights in their performances.

Younger visitors are cordially invited to an exciting KinderUni lecture at 4 pm in the St. Reinoldi church. The lecture will be translated into sign language.

On the stage at the Reinoldi Church, you can hear how good TU Dortmund University sounds. Various ensembles will provide musical entertainment there.

To the homepage of the city festival (German only)