+ Outdoor area | Messe Karlsruhe

Open-Air Exhibition Area of the Messe Karlsruhe

Our space around the exhibition halls

Our exhibition halls just outside Karlsruhe have a big advantage: An outdoor area of 105,000 square meters offers plenty of space for additional exhibition or parking areas right next to the halls. And best of all, we have equipped this outdoor area with a good, functional infrastructure. Our outdoor area is more than just space. Water, electricity, technology - everything is there for you! From outdoor events with demonstration areas, demo parks and open-air events to pure parking space: almost anything is possible here.

NEW: Peter-Gross-Bau Areal / P3 Outdoor area usable as multifunctional area

For your outdoor event, we will soon offer Germany's best multifunctional, directly connected and infrastructurally optimally developed outdoor area!

  • Infrastructure: 5 transformer stations with 630 kVA each, 55 e-charging points,Water: 20 underground hydrants and waste water connections via shafts
  • Illumination of the entire area and data cabling
  • Parking spaces: Passenger cars approx. 2,500, trucks/buses approx. 32 mobile homes/caravans, sufficient charging/disposal stations

Open-Air Exhibition Area at a glance

Bird's eye view of the Messe Karlsruhe site in Rheinstetten

  • 105,000 m² of exhibition space,
  • partially asphalted
  • Pipelines for freshwater supply and
  • wastewater removal
  • Power supply
  • Connections for modern
  • communications technology
  • Catering possibilities


  • Recycling Aktiv and TiefbauLive
  • Cultural Stage Karlsruhe
  • Hook Up Festival

Have we sparked your interest in our location?

Portrait Milena Kiefer, Teamlead Online Communication & Marketing Manager Corporate Communication

My personal highlight of the outdoor exhibition area

The active use of the area - not just for parking but for special events such as demo parks or open-air events.

Milena Kiefer, Teamlead Online Communication & Marketing Manager Corporate Communication

Journey to Open-Air Exhibition Area

Messe Karlsruhe

Messe Karlsruhe
Messeallee 1
D-76287 Rheinstetten

↳ By car

↳ By train and public transport

Additional premises on the campus of Karlsruhe Trade Fair Centre