HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT: The Consumer Trade Fair for Your Success

HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT is one of the largest and most successful consumer fairs in Germany. Exhibitors from a diverse range of sectors have been unveiling innovations in the halls of Leipzig Trade Fair since 1991. From garden design to leisure to living: At HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT, visitors can immerse themselves in different adventure worlds and discover the quality and individuality of the many different products and services. There is something here for everyone! The target groups to be tapped into are just as diverse.

The Trade Fair HANDWERK live (former mitteldeutsche handwerksmesse) rounds off the range of products and services on offer at the fair, thereby further expanding the target group. You too can get off to a successful start in the spring with us by presenting your range of products and services to the broad audience that will be attending HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT.


Trade fair runs from 08 to 16 February 2025
Parallel event HANDWERK live (08 to 16 February 2025)
Opening hours for visitors from 9:30 am to 6:00 pm daily
Opening hours for exhibitors and booth staff during the eventfrom 8:00 am to 7:00 pm daily
Exhibition VenueLeipzig Trade Fair
Organiser Leipziger Messe GmbH
Messe-Allee 1, 04356 Leipzig
Number of visitors 153.600 (2024)
combined with the parallel HANDWERK live consumer trade fair
Number of exhibitors 750 (2024) combined with the parallel HANDWERK live consumer trade fair
Exhibition space 64,000 m² gross area
including HANDWERK live
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Great Reasons to Take Part

HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT is one of the largest and most successful shopping and experience fairs for all the family. Don't miss out on this opportunity to showcase your products! Do you need more reasons? Here you are.

The Spring Highlight...

For three decades, the sheer diversity of HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT's offering has attracted thousands of visitors with high purchasing power to Central Germany. You can also take advantage of the additional target groups thanks to the mitteldeutsche handwerksmesse, taking place at the same time.

More Than Just a Sales Platform ...

HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT offers a colourful mix of shopping, information and entertainment for visitors young and old. It also offers the perfect marketplace for your products and services. In addition, the Glass Hall is transformed into its own world of experience with an annually changing theme.

The Facts Speak for Themselves...

With consistent numbers of visitors and exhibitors over the past decades, a high degree of satisfaction among exhibitors and a positive response from visitors, HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT is one of the most popular consumer trade fairs in Germany. This is what our exhibitors say about HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT.

The Ideal Backdrop to Your Presentation ...

As an exhibitor, you can benefit from the experience of our trade fair team, a first-class all-round service, and the excellent infrastructure offered by the modern Leipzig Exhibition Centre.

Leipzig – a Trade Fair City with Flair...

After a strenuous day at the trade fair, enjoy the pulsating metropolis in the heart of Central Germany with its cultural and historical highlights, its diverse shopping opportunities and lively nightlife.


At HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT you have the chance to showcase your products and services across roughly 64,000 square metres of exhibition space. We have various themed areas for you to choose from, spread across four exhibition halls. The fair is complemented by an attractive social programme with countless highlights, the varied worlds of experience as well as the special exhibition in our impressive Glass Hall.

Enjoy excellent facilities at the grounds of the Leipzig Trade Fair with their functional halls and highly modern infrastructure.

Another plus: The HANDWERK live , running parallel to HAUS-GARTEN-FREIZEIT, offers products and services that display exquisite quality and the most unique craftsmanship. This further widens your potential target group

Range of Industries in Our Halls

Hall 1 Garden, gastronomy and specialities, home management
Hall 3Living and interior design, textiles, fashion, jewellery, cosmetics, arts and crafts, health, fitness, wellness, leisure activities, pets
Hall 5Information and advice, modernisation, renovation, construction
HANDWERK live (Hall 5)Building and renovation, home, arts and crafts, handcrafted fashion, health, lifestyle, photography, foodstuffs, vehicles, rare crafts, advice and services for crafts.


Peggy Schönbeck
Project Director
Daniela Schubert
Project manager, Hall 1
Christin Susok
Project Manager, Hall 3 (Health, Fitness, Wellness, Leisure, Pet) and Hall 5
Jana Günther
Project Manager Hall 3 (Living, textiles, fashion, jewellery, cosmetics, arts and crafts)
Nicolás Polanía Bruce
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