Happy Birthday, Leipzig! – new stamp issue by German Post
FindYourStampsValue.com is glad to inform that this year one of the most outstanding German cities – Leipzig – celebrates its 1000thanniversary. On this occasion German Post releases a special commemorative stamp that has been already designed and is scheduled to be put into circulation on the 1st of July.
This year Leipzig celebrates the 1000th anniversary of its first documented mentioning – 1000 years that has made Leipzig what it is today – a multi-faceted city, a city made up of its people. Therefore, a program for this festival year has been created that speaks to a wide audience – young and old alike, to the citizens of Leipzig as well as to the city's many guests.
With the Longest Civic Festival, "Lipsia's Lions" Street Theatre Festival and the Gewandhaus Orchestra Festival Concert, Leipzig 2015 e. V. is organizing the central highlights of the anniversary. Additionally, the 2015 calendar is going to be enriched by numerous other events.