Gronau as a liveable, green, music city
Music and other arts clearly have shaped the image of this city in recent decades. Therefore, “Groove in the Green“ is probably a suitable characterization of our wonderful and exciting border city.
Not only the Gronau Jazz fest has established a legendary reputation for itself where there is a coming and going of the greats of Jazz & Blues every year at the end of April – since summer 2004, Gronau is also the home of the only rock´n´popmuseum in Germany.
Numerous recreational offers further guarantee exciting experiences throughout the year. Gronau and Epe offer a fascinating parkland for extensive cross-border bicycle tours, several opportunities for fitness and wellness, plenty of opportunities for imaginative romping grounds for kids, cultural highlights as well as the impressive Island Park (Inselpark).
The family-friendly City of Gronau also has a tight network of kindergartens and daycare centres and an outstanding schooling portfolio.
Centrally offered cultural city institutions as well as libraries, music school and community college round off the extensive offers.
Also, sports enthusiasts will find what they are looking for: More than 40 sports clubs offer diverse opportunities both for young and old. And those who want to recharge in a cooling place, have come to the right place. Two open-air pools and one in-door pool are waiting for you! Gronau is further known for its preservation of local customs. Numerous marksmen’s festivals combine tradition and wild festivities during the summer months.
Take a look at this and the following pages yourself: You will find that Gronau has a lot to offer for leisure time, recreation, family, sports, education and support.