The excitement for the Euro 2024 Championship is felt all over Germany and Cologne is becoming one of the epicenters of this football spectacle. Some of the tournament matches will be played at the city’s Rheinenergiestadion and you can literally feel the energy and enthusiasm that has been brought to the city. Many football fans from all over the world are eager to attend the tournaments.

Known for its vibrant cultural stage and open and warm atmosphere, Cologne welcomes its guests with open arms for this Euro 2024 Championship. Many areas for fans have been set up in the city where giant screens will broadcast the matches live and fans can meet to share the excitement of the tournament. Bars, restaurants and even cafes are full of fans, all united by their love of football.

Heumarkt: This central square is a special hub for fans, which has a giant screen to broadcast the matches as well as food and drink stalls. The atmosphere here is electric, with fans from different countries celebrating together here.

RheinEnergieStadion: The stadium alone has space for 50,000 spectators, but the surrounding area has also been transformed into a huge fan mile. With entertainment, food and drink and many activities revolving around football. Real emotions are released here.

Neumarkt: Another popular location, Neumarkt offers a more relaxed environment with plenty of seating and a giant screen. It is perfect for families and those who prefer a slightly quieter but equally passionate environment.

Cologne’s reputation as one of the most open and friendly cities in Germany will be fully underlined during the 2024 European Championship. Various organizations, many volunteers, but also the employees of the city of Cologne help to welcome the many international visitors. The streets are decorated with flags and football paraphernalia, and singing and spontaneous celebrations are a unique shared experience.

The final of this year’s European Championship is on July 14 in Berlin. But even beyond this fascinating football experience, the unique atmosphere of the city of Cologne remains. The city’s 2000-year history, its traditions combined with contemporary emotions are synonymous with this cosmopolitan and colorful city.