The ”Long Night of Music in Munich” (Die Lange Nacht der Musik) is held yearly, in end May, since 2000. The musical events start simultaneously at 20:00 pm and last till 3:00 am.
The ”Long Night of Music” offers above hundred music stages in various venues in the city: bars, restaurants, churches, culture centers, museums, concert halls, music schools and ballet and theaters.
The music is live music of different styles and in some places the music is accompanied by dance. The visitor can purchase a ticket in a cut rate fee. With this ticket he is able to enjoy all the concerts and shows of the night.
In addition it allows him to use the special public transportation that is operated between the various venues of the music festival.