Posts Tagged "Kaiserslautern"

Fairytale Fantasy

The German Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken will be playing masterpieces by Tschaikowski, Nicolai, Wagner and many more during their Märchenfantasie ‘fairytale fantasy’ concert at Fruchthalle Kaiserslautern on December 31 from 5… Read more

New Year’s Market

Christmas may be over but delicious and festive markets don’t know that! Kaiserslautern’s New Year’s Market will take place at Hof Stiftskirche in Kaiserslautern from December 27 to 30. Admission… Read more

Germany's Christmas Markets are in every town

Otterberg Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and a re-enactment of the ever enchanting… Read more

Pinocchio the musical

The world’s most famous wooden puppet is coming to Kaiserslautern’s Fruchthalle along with all his friends and enemies. Join him on an adventure to discover the line between good and… Read more

Germany's Christmas Markets are in every town

Otterberg Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and a re-enactment of the ever enchanting… Read more

Germany's Christmas Markets are in every town

Otterberg Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and a re-enactment of the ever enchanting… Read more

Beethoven and the king

Classic works by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Händel will be performed at Theodor-Zink-Museum in Kaiserslautern on December 15 from 7:30 p.m. Admission costs €12. For more information go to www.kaiserslautern.de

1. FC Kaiserslautern – FC Ingolstadt 04

On December 10 from 1:30 p.m., the 1.FC Kaiserslautern will play against  FC Ingolstadt 04 in a second league soccer game at Fritz-Walter-Stadion in Kaiserslautern. Admission starts at €12. For… Read more

Germany's Christmas Markets are in every town

Otterberg Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and a re-enactment of the ever enchanting… Read more

Germany's Christmas Markets are in every town

Otterberg Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, live music and a re-enactment of the ever enchanting… Read more

Christmas Cheer in Mannheim

Mannheim Christmas Market

‘Tis the season! Christmas Markets are blossoming all over the country and with them come baked goods “Gebäck”, mulled wine “Glühwein”, Christmas music and re-enactments of the ever enchanting nativity… Read more

Kaiserslautern Christmas Market

Lautrer Advent

A colorful program awaits visitors of all ages at this year’s Lautrer Advent Christmas Market on Platz vor der Stiftskirche in Kaiserslautern from November 21. The scent of cinnamon, gingerbread… Read more

Stuff-Swapping Party

Stuff Swapping might just be the future of flea markets. The rules are simple: bring a bag or small box with clothing items you no longer want and fill it… Read more

KL on ice

Kaiserslautern’s entertainment ice rink opens at Veranstaltungshalle Gartenschau on November 24 and will stay open until February 11. For more information go to www.kaiserslautern.de

A Sea of Harmony concert

A sea of Harmony is a chamber concert at Fruchthalle in Kaiserslautern focused around a meeting between Beethoven and his immortal love Bettina von Armin in Vienna in 1810. Hannelore… Read more

Open House – DAV

Get to know the climbing center Barbarossahalle at their Open House in Kaiserslautern on November 18 from 3p.m. Visitors of all ages can discover the climbing wall and get information… Read more

Frank Badur: Less is more

Berlin-born artist Frank Badur. His colorful masterpieces show his affinity for geometry but don’t think you know what to expect. Intense, rhythmic, powerful yet sensitive pieces that have been exhibited… Read more

Deutsche Radio Philharmonie

Deutsche Radio Philharmonie will perform classic masterpieces at Fruchthalle in Kaiserslautern on November 5 from 5 p.m. Admission starts at €8. For more information go to www.kaiserslautern.de

1. FC Kaiserslautern vs. VfL Bochum 1848

On November 3 from 6:30 p.m., the 1.FC Kaiserslautern will play against VfL Bochum 1848 in a second league soccer game at Fritz-Walter-Stadion in Kaiserslautern. Admission starts at €12. For… Read more

Portuguese soul

Discover the beauty and passion of Portugal with singer Mafalda Arnauth and her band at Fruchthalle in Kaiserslautern on November 3 from 8 p.m. Admission costs €18. For more information… Read more

Halloween at the Zoo

Are you fearless enough to spend Halloween at the zoo? Join horror rallies, explore haunted houses and try to make your way out of the maze of terror? If so,… Read more

Halloween Treats for Dogs

Halloween Treats for Happy and Healthy Dogs

Try some of these tasty healthy Halloween dog treats this Halloween season. Human treats aren’t good for your dogs but these are good alternatives.

Sunday Shopping

Outlet mall shopping on a Sunday? If you thought you’d left that luxury across the pond, you are mistaken! Zweibrücken Fashion Outlet opens their doors to reduced brand clothing on… Read more

Concert by Aynsley Lister at Haus des Bürgers Ramstein

The winner of the British blues awards 2014, 2015 & 2016 will be a guest in our Acoustic-Lounge with an exclusive gig at Haus des Bürgers on October 28! His… Read more

October Market in Kandel

Come and celebrate the October Market in Kandel. On the Marktplatz you can find many amusement rides and booths. There will be daily live music in the party tent. Officially,… Read more

Hiking Wolfstein - Germany

A Tale of Two Castles

Wolfstein, the starting point or final stop of the Pfälzer Höhenweg hiking trail in the northern Palatinate, is a handsome small town with quite a few period buildings near the Kaiserslautern Military Community.

Blutnacht in Concert

Fantasy novelist Wolfgang Hohlbein built the empire of Chronicles Of The Immortals, which is now coming to life through music at Blutnacht (blood night) in concert at Fruchthalle in Kaiserslautern… Read more

Sing-along party

Imagine karaoke but instead of having to stand on a stage in front of an audience full of strangers, the entire crowd becomes the band. Lyrics will be shown on… Read more

Immortal love piano concert

Beethoven’s To My Faraway Love “An die ferne Geliebte” and songs from Schubert’s Swan Song “Schwanengesang” will be performed by Roman Trekel and Barbara Baun at Fruchthalle in Kaiserslautern on… Read more

The view of Wolfstein from the hiking trail

Beautiful 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.

KidsKorner – August 18, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on August 18, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

KidsKorner – September 1, 2017

Originally published in the Kaiserslautern American newspaper on September, 1, 2017. Click the image for a full-size, printable version.

Fresh, Italian Deliacies at Otterberger Hof

Hotel & Restaurant Otterberger Hof in, well, Otterberg, offers creative, yet traditional, Italian delicacies and regional classics using only fresh, mainly local ingredients and no additives. Fresh fish, meat and… Read more

Summer at Holiday Park

by Wendy McCool Lewis Holiday Park is an amusement park in Germany, located just south of Mannheim, only a 30-minute drive from Heidelberg and a 55-minute drive from Kaiserslautern. World-class… Read more

Weinprobe

How to wine-taste: German style

One of the most fun things to do in Germany is a wine tasting or Weinprobe. Since about 60 percent of all German wine is produced in the state of Rheinland-Pfalz, residents of the KMC are in the middle of a wine tasting wonderland.

Wolfstein: A medieval gem near Kaiserslautern

Wolfstein is a small town near Kaiserslautern that’s great for a day trip. The popular hiking village also has some unique attractions.

Discover the Kaiserslautern Gartenschau

The Gartenschau is open from April 1st through October 31st each year and covers a huge area of both flat and hilly terrain in Kaiserslautern, not far from the city center. Learn about the many attractions the park holds!

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.