Posts Tagged "Wiesbaden"

Torch Hike with Mulled Wine

Join a guided hike with fire torches through beautifully eerie fruit tree meadows along scenic views to Wiesbaden’s Rhine Riverside on November 29 from 7 p.m. The group meets at… Read more

Winter Flea Market Hampel und Strampel e.V.

Visit the kids’ stuff flea market at Vereinshaus Breckenheim in Wiesbaden on November 24 for toys, clothes and more for your little bundle of joy. Pregnant women get in first… Read more

Symphony Concert “The Titan”

The Symphony Orchestra Rhein Main will perform at Casino Gesellschaft in Wiesbaden on November 23 from 5 p.m. Admission costs €28. For more information go to Photo by Stokkete… Read more

Vienna Classics Concert

Georg Friedrich Händel – Concerto grosso, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Piano Concert no. 25 C-Dur KV 503 and Franz Schubert – Symphony No. 2 will be performed by the classical… Read more

Exhibition: With Foreign Feathers

Feathers keep birds warm, dry, allow them to fly and communicate. Humans, too, have acquired a liking for it over hundreds of years, incorporating it into jewellery, clothing using it… Read more

4th Wiesbaden Whisky Day

The liquid gold will be poured in an authentic atmosphere at Hotel Nassauer Hof Wiesbaden on November 3 from 11 a.m. Admission costs €9.20., tickets are available at Tourist Information… Read more

Little Red Riding Hood English Family Theatre

On the way to visit her sick grandmother, Little Red Riding Hood encounters a big bad wolf. The wolf tricks her into revealing the location of grandmother’s house and awaits… Read more

Wiesbaden Wine Fair

Taste fine wines by a series of regional vineyards at this year’s Wine Fair in the foyer of the city hall on November 1 and 2. Admission costs €18 including… Read more

Halloween at Biberbau

Biberbau offers Wiesbaden’s biggest Halloween party for children on October 31 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Families can look forward to a large cake buffet, pumpkin soup, join-in activities,… Read more

Brit Floyd

What some call the “World’s Best Pink Floyd tribute show is coming to Wiesbaden’s Kurhaus on October 28 from 8 p.m. Tickets are available from €44. For more information go… Read more

Anglican Evensong

Four times a year St. Augustine’s offers Anglican Evensong – a beautiful, traditional service of hymns, readings, prayers and canticles, much of which is chanted or sung. It has become… Read more

Symphony Concert

WIR 2 Symphony concert will feature György Ligeti »Lontano«, Joseph Haydn Sinfonie Nr. 26 d-Moll »Lamentatione« and Dmitri Schostakowitsch Sinfonie Nr. 7 C-Dur »Leningrader« at Wiesbaden Kurhaus on October 23… Read more

Vladimir Spivakov & Moskauer Virtuosen

Vladimir Spivakov & Moscow Virtuosi will stop by Wiesbaden’s Kurhaus during their 40th anniversary tour across Europe on October 19 from 8 p.m. Admission starts at €45. For more information… Read more

Flea Market

Visit the flea market at Parkfeld Biebrich Wiesbaden on October 19 from 7 a.m. for toys, clothes, books and more. Admission is free. For more information go to  Photo… Read more

Flea Market

Find ‘new’ clothes, silverware, children’s toys, books and more at Mainz’s flea market on the Rhine River promenade on September 21, October 5 and 19 from 7 a.m. to 4… Read more

Vienna Classic concert

Beethoven’s piano concert 5 Es-Dur op. 73 wil be performed at Wiesbaden Kurhaus on October 18 from 8 p.m. Admission starts at €17.50. For more information go to  Photo… Read more

Master Concert: Festival Strings Lucerne

The following masterpieces will be performed at Wiesbaden Kurhaus on October 16 from 8 p.m.: Carl Nielsen: Suite für Streichorchester op. 1 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Hornkonzert Nr. 2 Es-Dur KV… Read more

Exhibition: Jace Clayton – White Noise as a Call to Responsibility

American artist Jayce Clayton, born in Framingham, MA, is famous for his abstract sound sculptures and installations, which will be on display at Nassauischer Kunstverein e.V. in Wiesbaden until April… Read more

Vivaldi The Four Seasons

Experience all four seasons at once with Vivaldi’s musical masterpiece at Ev. Marktkirche in Wiesbaden with Neuen Philharmonie Hamburg on October 10 from 7 p.m. Tickets start at €34.20. For… Read more

Oktoberfest Kids Club

Visitors of ALL ages can look forward to this fun Oktoberfest event at Festgelände Bleichwiese in Wiesbaden-Biebrich on October 6. Culinary delights will be accompanied by live music for children… Read more

Flea Market

Find ‘new’ clothes, silverware, children’s toys, books and more at Mainz’s flea market on the Rhine River promenade on September 21, October 5 and 19 from 7 a.m. to 4… Read more

Oktoberfest Après Ski Party

Après Ski hits meet Oktoberfest attire at Festgelände Bleichwiese on October 5 from 7 p.m. Culinary delights and live music by Tobee will complement the program. Admission starts at €12… Read more

Oktoberfest with Live Music

Visit Brauhaus Castel in Wiesbaden on October 3 from 11 a.m. for their annual Oktoberfest festivities with live music, sausages, pretzels and, obviously, beer. Admission is free. For more information… Read more

Warming Pumpkin Soup Recipe

It’s that time of year….fall is here and the pumpkins are ready! Here is a very simple recipe for some sweet and delicious Pumpkin Soup.

Oktoberfest Mallorca Party

DJ Thilo, Jürgen Drews, Achim Köllen and Melanie Müller will provide musical entertainment at an Oktoberfest Mallorca Party at Festgelände Bleichwiese in Wiesbaden on September 28 from 7 p.m. Admission… Read more

Heßlocher Kuckuckskerb

Enjoy culinary delights fresh off the grill, colorful performances and a celebratory fest atmosphere at Heßlocher Kuckuckskerb 2019 in front of Jahnhalle in Wiesbaden-Igstadt from September 27 to 29. Admission… Read more

Traditional German Costume - Tracht

Wiesbaden Oktoberfest

Wiesbaden’s very own Oktoberfest will take place at Festgelände Bleichwiese on September 27. Admission costs €15. For more information go to  Photo by Alena Stalmashonak /

Thanksgiving in Germany

Germany’s answer to thanksgiving: Erntedankfest

Germany has its own Thanksgiving celebration called “Erntedankfest”. In many Germany communities festivities include parades with floats and marching bands.

WIR Symphony Concert

A WIR Symphony Concert will take place at Wiesbaden’s Kurhaus on September 25 from 8 p.m. Admission starts at €10. For more information go to  Photo by Stokkete /… Read more

Flea Market

Find ‘new’ clothes, silverware, children’s toys, books and more at Mainz’s flea market on the Rhine River promenade on September 21, October 5 and 19 from 7 a.m. to 4… Read more

The one and only Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is the biggest and most famous event in Germany and the world’s largest fair, with over six million people attending every year.

Wine, Castles and a Carriage Ride

Make an ordinary weekend to a very extraordinary one! Take a horse and carriage ride through the Rheingau vineyard, while sipping Riesling wine and castle hopping.

Kletterwald “Climbing Forest” Neroberg

Climb among the trees at the Wiesbaden Neroberg Kletterwald. This ropes course offers adventure for the thrill seeker and the not so thrill seeker!

International Delights at the Whisky Museum in Kirn

The castle and guard house, which house the Whisky Museum, are landmarks of the town of Kirn.

Discover Europe with your dog

Pet-friendly Europeans invite dogs into many places that might surprise Americans stationed here. Learn more about taking Fido on the road during your next trip.

Fleckenstein Castle hike; Alsace

by Ronnie Juhans contributing writer The German-French border is the perfect hiking getaway, boasting beautiful trails, 12th century historic architecture and best of all, it’s right on our doorstep. The Alsace… Read more

Eat Healthy

Paleo, vegan, low carb – healthy nutrition has become a part of society in the form of various nutrition concepts. And they all claim to be the healthiest way to… Read more

Actress: Hannah Dean. Photographer: Faye Thomas

Things to Know about Swimming Pools & Lakes in Germany

With the weather finally starting to warm up, Germany’s many public pools and lakes are open for business. Here are a few of the rules and etiquette that can help you make the most of your time cooling off.

Super Simple Swaps to Help the Planet and Save Money

With our planet slowly falling apart, we see words like ‘zero waste’ and ‘sustainability’ floating around the internet and feel guilt-tripped by people with 2 oz. waste jars that hold… Read more

700 Years of Art History in Frankfurt

The Städel Museum in Frankfurt houses 3,100 paintings, 660 sculptures, 4,600 photographs and more than 100,000 drawings and prints. Germany’s most important cultural community foundation also has a spot on the… Read more