|from the beginning of the darkness||The illuminations light up: The indoor points of light can be visited until 11 pm. Outside, the points of light shine at least until midnight, with a large number of visitors even longer.|
|7 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||Annual concert of the Jugendorchester Kronach e.V.|
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||The Dixie Hot Licks
The Dixie band from Pilsen has dedicated itself to the music of New Orleans from the years 1910-1930.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||André Carswell
From soul classics to rock oldies: funky piano grooves and a 4-octave voice! Everything handmade and yet complete sound.
|9 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Light festival opening with big fireworks and laser show|
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Play Again Sam 4 Music
4 instruments, 4 voices and even more passion for music: Fresh arrangements will give songs from 40 years of music history a new look.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||Medium rare
In his unplugged program, the trio lays great emphasis on polyphonic singing and a varied and demanding song selection of rock and pop history.
|8 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||Best-off-Klangfänger
Guest concert of the University choir Coburg
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||WART a-moll
Thoroughbred musicians with a repertoire range from groovy rock to empathetic country music.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||Michl & Metzler: Musigg & Gwaaf
Siggi Michl and Klaus Metzler interpret idiosyncratically and Franconian popular street tunes in pop history.
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Monkeyman Band
The hallmark of the trio are James Brown shouts, rock guitar solos and classic Hammond organs: a mix of funk, soul and groove.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||Wilder Pilger
Classic songwriter and guitarist between matured Bob Dylan and Oasis. Entertainingly spiced up with anecdotes in cabaret quality.
|8 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||„Mit Pauken und Trompeten“
Festive Baroque music for 3 trumpets (Francesco Beetz, Marcel Bayer, Ronja Dittmar), timpani (Sebastian Jakob) and organ (Katharina Pfretzschner).
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Solid Rock
The band in the Groove section is full of verve: handmade blues and southern rock in the unplugged version.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||Hannes on the way
The songwriter uses his impressions of life in his music: pop music, embedded in spherical loops, dreamy, melancholic, sometimes a bit rockier.
|8 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||„Jazz-Intermezzo”
Latin and New Jive Parisienne. Ensemble “JazzMelange” of the Singing and Music School in the district of Kronach
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Dusty Dixx
Four boys, one assignment: Let you rock today! The Unplugged Rockformation is a cover band of a special kind!
|7.30 pm||Talent stage on Herrenmühlweg||Carlos & Emilia
Our two youngest musicians perfectly reflect the idea of the talent stage and have already shown what they are capable of in 2018.
The looping songwriter presents hip-hop-inspired beats, inspiring sing-along numbers and languishing ballads.
Colorful mix of pop, rap and funk music with German lyrics with up and downs, to laugh or to think deeply.
|7.30 pm||Synagoge||„Kronach in lights – Kronach sounds”
Musical highlights from Kronach to Hollywood with Stephanie Simon (vocals), Ulrich Böhm (trumpet & vocals) and Florian Jungkunz (piano)
|8 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||„Tango Fascinación”
Tango ensemble of the Berufsfachschule for Music
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Blues Papas
Handmade blues from the deepest South of Hessen in the tradition of the deepest South of the USA. The trio’s broad repertoire pays homage to the African Papa Legba, an ancestor of all musicians.
|7.30 pm||Talent stage on Herrenmühlweg||Null Negativ
Coming from German punk rock, the band plays unplugged at KRONACH in lights!
Creative songwriting: The bittersweet and self-composed songs of the trio are based on British pop with a touch of Northern soul, presented with energy and melancholy.
|8 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||„Viva la musica”
Concert of the Singing and Music School in the district of Kronach
|5-11 pm||Kühnlenzpassage||Night second hand market
The proceeds go to the welfare kitchen Kronach.
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Barfly
Musical entertainment with a level and a surprising range: The four studied musicians have been inspiring for over 10 years.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||Tony Bulluck
An acoustic force of nature and a totally unexpected revelation: the great crooner, ballad singer, vocal virtuoso and scatter has three octaves of vocal range.
|8-12 pm||Christuskirche, Stadtpfarrkirche, Spitalkirche, Synagoge, Klosterkirche||Long night of the churchs|
|till 11 pm||Long shopping night in Kronach||Late-Night-Shopping till 11 pm|
|7 pm||Kronachallee at Lucas-Cranach-School||Inauguration of the girls café favorite place|
|7.30 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Fathers Finest
The cover band with extraordinary joy of playing seduces with a groovebetontem sound cocktail consisting of blues, funk and soul.
|7.30 pm||Stage on Herrenmühlweg||Zweitakter
The duo re-interprets classical rock and pop music with vocals, accordions and western guitars: charming, pure, unadulterated.
|till 4 am||Festival terrain||Long night of the photographers
The installations light up longer, so that they can be photographed undisturbed by streams of visitors.
|6 pm||Main stage at the city hall||Silhouettes
Music of the magical 60s, funky 70s and cool 80s. Stylish and played with the right feeling for the formative music era.
|8 pm||Catholic parish church St. Johannes||„Vom Saitensprung zum Trommelwirbel”
Guitar and percussion ensemble of the Berufsfachschule for music
|10 pm||Main stage at the city hall
||Official final point of the light festival with audience award.|