Posts Tagged "Kaiserslautern"

Festival for kids

Dance shows, live music and join-in circus performances are all part of the corloful program for this year’s Festival for Kids at the Gartenschau in Kaiserslautern on May 21 from… Read more

Flower planting

Put your green thumb to good use at the Kinderparadies Friedenspark in Ludwigshafen. Thomas Appel and Grüner Kreises e.V. will be planting flower beds to brighten the park’s kids area… Read more

Dance into May (Tanz in den Mai)

Welcoming May by ‘dancing into it’ is a long, German-wide tradition. The May Pole symbolizes fertility and dancing around it supposedly united humanity. Join the witches in their celebrations of… Read more

Tanz in den Mai (dance into May)

The Kreuzsteinhalle in Kaiserslautern invites you to their annual Tanz in den Mai (dance into may) on April 30 with a selection of music that will keep you on your… Read more

Tanz in den Mai

Get your dance shoes out because you’ve been invited to VDK Landstuhl’s annual Tanz in den Mai (dance into May) festivities at the Zehntenscheune on April 30 from 7p.m. Admission… Read more

Medieval market

Medieval times are coming to town. The Gartenschau in Kaiserslautern, to be exact. Three days of historical fun await young and old time travelers from April 29 to May 1…. Read more

Easter menu (Ostermenü)

Happy Easter! The Maxi Resto.Bar.Lounge in Ramstein-Miesenbach cordially invites you to their delicious, annual Easter Menu on April 16 from 11a.m. Admission is free. Remember to make a reservation in… Read more

1. FCK soccer game

On April 8 from 13:00p.m., the 1.FC Kaiserslautern will play against an opponent that has yet to be determined in a first league soccer game at the Fritz-Walter-Stadion in Kaiserslautern…. Read more

80s party

Put your dance shoes on and hit the floor of the Quasimodo in Pirmasens as the finest 80s hits play all night long on April 8 from 9p.m. Feel free… Read more

1. FCK soccer game

On April 2 from 13:30p.m., the 1.FC Kaiserslautern will play against an opponent that has yet to be determined in a first league soccer game at the Fritz-Walter-Stadion in Kaiserslautern…. Read more

Season start of Gartenschau

With the weather picking up and Easter around the corner, the best place to spend time with family is outdoors and in Kaiserslautern Gartenschau. Check out the park that is… Read more

Kuchems Braukurs, brewing class

Impress your friends with impressive brewing knowledge and lean how to brew your own beer at an exclusive workshop by Kuchems Brauhaus in Pirmasens on March 25. For more information… Read more

Minnie Marks live

Australian singer/songwriter Minnie Marks has shared a stage with Bob Dylan, B.B King and Elvis Costello. And she is only 22 years old. The extraordinarily talented blues, roots, rock and… Read more

Spring market ‘Lautern blossoms’

Take a stroll through Kaiserslautern’s city center on March 19 from 1p.m. to discover fresh flowers, art, food and live music at this year’s Lautern Blossoms spring market. Admission is… Read more

Street Food Truck in Kaiserslautern

These are the modern day restaurants. Street food trucks offer a little something for everyone’s taste buds. Kaiserslautern´s schillerplatz will offer just that on March 18. To find out more… Read more

Fabric market

If sewing is your passion and you are looking for more ideas and patterns, come to the Fabric market on March 17 at the Stiftsplatz in Kaiserslautern. Over 100 booths… Read more

Spring Awakening Sunday shopping

Kirchheimbolanden’s shops and restaurants welcome you to join them in celebrating the arrival of spring all over the city center on March 12. For more information go to

Sunday brunch

There is no better way to start a Sunday than by making your way through an all you can eat buffet at the Leonardo Royal Hotel in Mannheim on March… Read more

Fischbach’s Copper Mine

Fischbach Copper Mine is less than an hour from KMC and offers unexpected fun for the entire family. Learn about the mining process and the life of a miner.

Kirchheimbolanden – A Medieval Town

Kirchheimbolanden is a medieval town between Kaiserslautern and Mainz with some charming features and an interesting history.

Cooling off in K-town!

Summer is here!! Here are a few ways that you can keep cool during our ever so short German summer.

Local Roller Derby Team Celebrates 5 Years

A Kaiserslautern roller derby team rapidly grew into a league. Come help celebrate the Roller Girls of the Apocalypse fifth birthday on June 13-14.

Culinary Panorama Hike

Germany hosts fun and unique outdoors activities such as the Culinary Panorama Hike. This event offered panoramic views and culinary specialties.

Olive Oil Festival ~ Zell im Zellertal

There is no shortage of festivals in Germany and they have two common themes-food and drinks. The Olive Festival in the town of Zellertal was no different.

The New Shopping Mall – K in Lautern

The new shopping mall, the K in Lautern in downtown Kaiserslautern is now open. Get your retail therapy with 100 stores as well as restaurants and more.

Witness the Eruption of a Water Geyser

Witness the eruption of a water geyser in Wallenborn. In the area you can also enjoy a picnic or purchase items made from honey at a shop and bee aviary.

Take an Outdoor Break in Mehlinger Heide

Head to Mehlingen Heath to take a break from the everyday grind. The heath is an oasis of pure nature that offers many footpaths, facets of vegetation, animals and more.

Lake Ohmbachsee ~ A Hidden Gem

Lake Ohmbachsee offers a place for walking, hiking, biking and relaxing. There is also a play area, an entertainment, a boating area, a restaurant and more.

Discover a Hidden Gem in Cocheren, France

Spend the afternoon hiking a wooden area near the German and French border and discover ancient hidden gems.

Take a Day Trip to the Historic Town of Ottweiler

Take a day trip to the medieval town Ottweiler. Take a stroll down the winding streets, marvel the half-timbered buildings, visit museums, enjoy a nice meal and more.

An Impressive Craft Store in Trier

Trier’s Bastel Stube is a craft store you may be accustomed to in the U.S. This over 2,000 meters store is a home good and creative paradise.

Neuleiningen Castle, Near Kaiserslautern

Take a trip Neuleiningen to marvel the ruined castle as you wander the streets of the small town, enjoy a delicious German meal and dabble in wine tasting.

Unexpected Fun at Fischbach’s Copper Mine

Fischbach Copper Mine is less than an hour from KMC and offers unexpected fun for the entire family. Learn about the mining process and the life of a miner.

Monte Mare Wellness Spa and Waterpark

Monte Mare in Kaiserslautern offers fun and relaxation for the entire family. This wellness center includes spa treatments, massages, saunas, hot tubs, indoor/outdoor pools and much more.

Safari Restaurant- Exotic Cuisine in Kaiserslautern

Safari Restaurant is a very tasty East African restaurant that dishes up exotic cuisine in Kaiserslautern. Our blogger tells us what she thinks…

The view of Wolfstein from the hiking trail

Perfect 1 Day Hike Near the KMC

Wolfstein is half an hour from the Military Community of Kaiserslautern, Ramstein and Landstuhl and home to one of the greatest one-day hikes in Germany.

Outdoor Swimming Pools & Lakes Near KMC

Check out our list of all the outdoor pools and swimming lakes in the KMC area.

Visit Burg Trifels & Teufeltisch

Two fabulous places that can be visited from K-town are Burg Trifels and Teufeltisch – and driving there through the Pfälzer Wald is half the fun!

Schlossberg Caves

Schlossberg-Caves Homburg

The Schlossberg Caves in Homburg is a super place to visit. It is the perfect little excursion for the whole family.

KMC Geocachers

Meet the KMC Geocachers

After the huge response to our recent article on Geocaching, the founder of the KMC Geocachers, Michelle Muldowney-Stevens, got in touch with us to tell us more about the group she started and how… Read more