Information for terminal visitors
During private events the visitor platform is not open to the public. It may also be closed for setting-up before and dismantling after such events.
You can check whether the visitor platform is open before your visit by phoning the airport information desk on +49 (0)351 881-3360.
Thank you very much for your understanding.
24 December: Santa Claus lands, lots of children’s activities
The Christmas Air jet from Lapland (flight no. DRS2412) brimming with its precious cargo of Christmas presents lands in Dresden at 10:15 on Christmas Eve. Children can watch Santa Claus alighting from the aircraft and waving. Then it’s off to the visitor platform where there will be plenty of fun and games, with carols, poems and little Christmas presents.
- Time: 10:00
- Place: Airport information desk (arrivals level in the terminal)
16 May 2014: 44th International Dixieland Festival – Blues, Boogie & Swing
JJazz not jet lag: once again, 2014 sees an evening of jazz-packed delights cleared for take-off at Dresden International Airport. The very special setting for this musical event is our unique terminal, a former aviation hangar featuring fascinating industrial architecture. There will be foot-tapping, singing and dancing galore on two levels – the visitor platform and the conference level.
- From 19:00 (to approx. 23:30)
- Admission: €31.50 per person
- Free seating
- Starring: Rakownik Brassband, Lamarotte Jazzband (NL), Venusbrass (D), Michael Alf Trio (D), Nils van der Leyen Trio (D)
- Compère: Ulf Drechsel
Full details of the festival:
More dates for the diary 2013/2014
- 01-22 December 2013: Dresden Airport presents Christmas Lights tours during Advent
- 10-12 January 2014: Chemnitzer Reisemarkt (a joint event with Leipzig/Halle Airport)
- 12 January 2014: Grand Travel Day in the Dresden Airport terminal
- 31 January-2 February 2014: Dresdner ReiseMarkt
- 14-16 February 2014: Cottbusser Reisemarkt
- 20-23 February 2014: Holiday World in Prague
- 22 June 2014: Grand Travel Day in the Dresden Airport terminal