Rostock celebrates its birthday – with us
The beautiful Hanseatic city near the Baltic has already been attracting people from all over the world for years. In 2018, the major city will face a very special jubilee: 800 years of existence. The inhabitants all agree – this must be celebrated!
Preparation is everything
To ensure that nothing will go wrong during the birthday celebration next year, the people of Rostock simply took the 799th birthday as a test run: They organized a glittering summer party at Neuer Markt, in order to get in tune with the upcoming jubilee.
Highlights of this event on 21st June 2017 were, amongst other, the meet & with the basketball players of Rostock Seawolves, who invited the public to score baskets; the prize draw, where you could win tickets for the rock concert “Rostock rockt 2017”; and the surprise performance of the Rostock Volkstheater.
The countdown has started
At the town hall, they finally started the big countdown. The celebrating masses formed the number “800” and a drone then took a picture of it, creating a lasting memory of the final rehearsal before the jubilee party.
The conclusion of the event: The Rostock people are well-prepared for what is lying ahead. And thanks to the brand new atento folding tent for the 800th birthday, they are also well-equipped!
Why don’t you visit the city next year and join the festivities?!