Public occasions

Public occasions, celebrations and award ceremonies

”What is the city but the people?” William Shakespeare

New Year’s Reception

The Lord Mayor Dr Jürgen Zieger invites the residents of Esslingen to the public New Year’s Reception at the beginning of January. more

Oath day

The principal political and constitutional event right up to the end of the era of imperial immediacy, this tradition was revived a few years ago. more

Award ceremonies

Prizes offered by the city of Esslingen include: The Theodor-Haecker Prize, the Landenberger Prize and the Bahnwärter Grant. more