Highlights and Events at Sylt

Besides the fresh and healthy sea air, Sylt offers a series of great events, which will make your holiday unforgettable. Find out what is happening on the island. Whether mass spectacles, or insider tips, we inform you about events you should not miss.

Summer Opening Sylt

30.05. - 10.06.2019

It starts again! Every year in March, the water sports season is starting in front of the Brandenburg beach. This year, visitors will experience even twice the amount of sporting highlights. But also on land, a great program is offered to the visitors.



Great Events on Sylt

The island of Sylt is not only due to the unique nature one of the most popular vacation spots in Germany! Each year there are many events on the island of Sylt. A small selection of events for this year can be found here.

Music by the sea – Westerland

Mai bis Oktober 2019

What a show! Let yourself be enchanted by a sunset of the very special kind. When the sun goes down, behind the Westerländer music, accompanied by a classical orchestra, it is one of those magical Sylter moments.

Multivan Surf Cup Sylt – Westerland

23.07. - 28.07.2019

Lots of action on the Brandenburgstrand! The German windsurfing elite shows, once again, daring maneuvers and breathtaking actions. There will also be a culinary offer for the visitors, on the Westerländer promenade. A varied supporting program ensures a lot of fun!

Open-Air New Year’s Eve Party at Sylt


Moody and open-air! Celebrate the new year coming, with thousands of Sylt and her guests, at the beach on the Westerländer promenade, which turns into a real party mile.

Westerländer Winegrower Fest

09.07. - 14.07.2019

Sylt, beach and wine! These three highlights can also be seen again at this year’s Westerländer Winegrower Fest. Enjoy the sunset with splendid wine and great supporting program. Try different types of wine and culinary delights.

Windsurf World Cup Sylt

27.09. - 06.10.2019

When the windsurfers come to Sylt every year to rise their surfboards to defeat the waves, they have one thing in common with the guests of the Strandhotel Sylt… the noticeable closeness to the North Sea and the superb view of the beach of the Island of Sylt.

Sylt Sailing Week

02.08. - 11.08.2019

Beside some highlights on the mainland, it is “stormy” especially on the water. This event excitethe island of Sylt for 10 days and attracts the visitors magically. Unforgettable parties and lots of fun features this great event on Sylt.

German Polo Masters – Keitum

31.07. - 04.08.2019

In front of 10,000 visitors at the Polo Masters event in Sylt Westerland it rapidly comes to the point. It is spectacular when the approximately 180 polo horses sprint with over 60 km/h. At this class first event it is certainly not boring.

Golf at the sea at the Marine-Golf-Club

Designed by scottish golf course architect Ken Moodie, the golf course offers 80 ha of unforgettable golf experience.

Regular Events at the Promenade of Westerland

The scenic setting on the beach and promenade of Westerland offers visitors regular interesting events such as the famous wine festival, open air music events or classical orchestra.

Explore the nature at the Erlebniszentrum Naturgewalten on Sylt`

The exhibitions at the event center invites visitors – whether young or old – to try and explore the islands magnificent nature. Get to know the natural world and the habitats of countless animals in a unique way.

Congress Center Sylt

In dem Congress Centrum Sylt finden regelmäßig Kongresse, Messen, Seminare oder Meetings statt. So z.B. die jährlichen Zahnärztekongresse oder die internationalen Sylter Palliativtage. Die Insel Sylt bietet ein angenehmes Umfeld für Fortbildungen jeglicher Art.