July 29 – 31: Sparrenburgfest – Medieval festival at the Sparrenburg castle.
August 6/7: Bielefeld City Jam – BMX Festival at the Kesselbrink in the city centre.
September 6–11: Weinmarkt. Enjoy a glass or two of the best German wines (and some tasty snacks) in the old town.
September 11: Stadtwerke Run & Roll Day, Ostwestfalendamm, Bielefeld.
For details of all events visit: http://www.bielefeld.de/de/kf/veranstaltungen/highlights/
Sunday, August 28, 1pm–6pm: Sunday shopping, in conjunction with the Brackwede Schweinemarkt (festival).
Saturday, September 3: Late night shopping in the city centre (shops open until midnight).
Sunday, September 4, 1pm–6pm: Sunday shopping, in conjunction with the district festival, Heeper Ting. Bielefeld–Heepen.
Sunday, September, 18, 1pm–6pm: Sunday shopping, Jürmker autumn market, Jöllenbeck.
Sunday, September 18, 1pm–6pm: Sunday shopping in Stieghorst (including entertainment).
Sunday, September 18, 1pm–6pm: Sunday Shopping in Sennestadt (in conjunction with the autumn festival).
Fridays, 3pm–6.30pm: Games afternoon for youngsters, and July 1/2, 7pm–1am: Midnight Sauna, at Die Welle swimming pool, Stadtring Sundern 10.
Euro 2016 – All matches shown live at the Parkbad, Am Parkbad 7-9, and at the Weberei, Bogenstrasse 1–8.
September 24 – October 2: Michaeliswoche and Michaeliskirmes (fair).
October 2: Shopping Sunday, 1pm – 6pm.
October 28 – November 6: Lesestadt Gütersloh – literary festival with readings by authors and actors in costumes strolling through the town centre reciting classic works.
For details visit: http://veranstaltungen-gt.de