Sport to watch or do yourself

Whether EWE basketball, the 1st women’s handball team of VfL Oldenburg or the 1st men’s football team of VfL Oldenburg – follow the professional sport of Oldenburg from the stands! More information about professional sports in Oldenburg »

The university sport of the University of Oldenburg » offers many opportunities.

Oldenburg Marathon, Oldenburg Dance Gala and so on – find out more about the Sporting Events in Oldenburg »

The municipal Sports Office

The Sports Office of the City of Oldenburg » is your contact when it comes to municipal sports matters, subsidies for membership fees and questions about sports halls and places.

Fun during leisure time, and also for free?

Oldenburg makes it possible: Experience Oldenburg for free »

Would you like to spend your leisure time with an animal companion?

If you are interested in adopting a stray animal, please feel free to contact the animal shelter in Oldenburg »

Activities for kids and young people

In Oldenburg there is a whole range of activities for kids and young people. For example sports clubs »youth clubs », museums, theatre groups and much more. You can find extensive information about the activities on the kid’s pages of the City of Oldenburg: Offers for kids »

In the summer holidays the Youth and Family Office organises the holiday passport event with more than 500 activities. This includes for example day trips to theme parks, sporting activities such as judo, sailing, table tennis and many more interesting and creative activities. Further information about the holiday passport »

:ehrensache – Agency for voluntary work

Would you like to do voluntary work? For example, as an integration guide or an education mentor – then please contact :ehrensache – Agency for voluntary work »

Community work

Find out more here about community work » in four districts of the city.


You can book city tours, events and much more in Oldenburg at Oldenburg Tourismus und Marketing GmbH » 

Free WIFI for Oldenburg

The City of Oldenburg offers free WIFI » in several public places.