Page 12 - European Calendar of Events and Festivals 2014
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12You can see all editions of the Guide and magazine at www.ontheroad.co.ukFrance continued.......DECEMBER05 – 08	Lyon: Festival of lights - with a programme of four nights of spectacular light shows.GermanyGerman National Tourist Board (GNTB) is making Germany’s 38 UNESCO World Heritage04 – 06 05 - 31 Aug0610 - 24 Aug 11 - 2018 - 20 25 - 24 AugAUGUST01 - 0301 - 04 07 - 1022 - 07 Sept 29 - 3127 - 07 Sept 30 – 20 Septreggae, dancehall and world music festival in Europe on the banks of Lake Fuhlinger See. www. summerjam.de Cologne Pride Hamburg & Schl. Holstein : 28th Annual Music Festival all music genres www.shmf.de Düsseldorf : T3 Triathlon The latest sport highlight in Düsseldorf, 13 disciplines of Triathlon in the MedienHafen area. www.t3-duesseldorf.de Jena : Open Air Festival of Culture featuring music, cabaret and performing arts www.kulturarena.de Dusseldorf : The Biggest fun fair on the Rhine at Oberkassel Rhine meadows National and international operators of fairground attractions present nostalgic and the latest sensational rides in an area of 165.000m2. www.visitduesseldorf.de Frankfurt : Christopher Street Day Germany’s most popular gay parades. www.csd-frankfurt.de Hamburg : Summer-Dom Fair Biggest fair in Northern Germany www.hamburg.deBerlin : 18th Beer Festival Longest beer garden in the world - one mile of stalls offering 1200 types of beer from 180 breweries from Germany, Czech Republic, Belgium and UK. www.bierfestival.berlin.deFrankfurt : Main Festival - folk fair features a great culinary diversity as well as rides and games of skill. www.frankfurt-tourismus.de Rostock : Hanse Sail Sporting event and festival with regatta’s, maritime arts/crafts, shanty choirs, pirates, plays, open ships and pier entertainments with fireworks. www.hansesail.comWeimar : Kunstfest	A festival of music, theatre, dance, fine arts and film. www.kunstfest-weimar.de Frankfurt : Museum Embankment Festival Open air art festival and exhibition with concerts, theatre, readings and fireworks. www.museumsuferfest- frankfurt.deStuttgart : Wine & Food Festival held at the Wine Village. One of the biggest wine festivals in Germany. www.stuttgarter-weindorf.de Bremen : Music Festival The crème de la crème of world artists perform, at a variety of venues, programmes that range from classical to jazz music www.musikfest-bremen.deAPRIL10 - 1311 – 04 May 19 - 11 May 24 - 2726 - 05 May 27MAY02 - 21 Sep 09 - 11 17 - 24 18 - 2423 - 10 June 23 - 29 JuneJUNE05 - 0805 - 15 06 - 0806 - 0913 - 29 13 - 2213 - 03 Aug25 – 04 July 28 - 16 AugJULY03 - 0803 – 08 04 - 06sites the focus of its marketing activities in 2014. www.germany.travel/ unesco2014.North Rhine/Westphalia : 48th Art Cologne International trade fair/market for modern & contemporary art in www.artcologne.de Thuringian Bach Festival www.thueringer- bachwochen.de Stuttgart : Spring Festival www.stuttgarter- frühlingsfest.de Bremen : Music Festival & Trade Fair ‘Jazzhead’!. Congress Centrum. A meeting for the international jazz scene www.jazzahead.de Mannheim : May Market www.maimarkt.de Dusseldorf : METRO Group Marathon www. metrogroup-marathon.deBonn, Rudesheim, Koblenz, St. Goar, Oberwesel : ‘Rhine in Flames’ - largest and oldest fireworks festival in Germany along The Rhine. See web www. rhein-in-flammen.de Hamburg : 825th	Anniversary of Hamburg’s Port Worlds largest working harbour. Historic ships, dragon boat races, fairs www.hafengeburtstag.de/ Contenten/start_e.htm Frankfurt: Green Sauce Festival Goethe’s favourite dish and Frankfurt’s most popular delicacy is honoured with a seven-day culinary celebration www.gruene-sosse-festival.de Dusseldorf :Tennis World Team Cup 2012 the most prestigious men’s team competition after the Davis Cup. www.world-team-cup.com Dresden : Music Festival Classical music festival and concert. www.musikfestspiele.com Wurzburg : Mozart Festival Classical music festival held since 1921. www.mozartfest-wuerzburg.de/ indexDüsseldorf : Jazz Rally Germany’s biggest Jazz- Festival offering ca. 90 concerts on 36 stages. www. duesseldorfer-jazzrally.de Halle : Handel Festival www.haendelfestspiele. halle.deBerlin : Carnival of Culture. Street fair, concerts, parties and Sunday parade with floats.	www. karnevalberlin.de Frankfurt - Rose and Light Festival at the Palmengarten features guided tours, lectures, live music, fantastic light festival, 15:00 h to midnight on Saturday. www.palmengarten-frankfurt.de Potsdam : Music Festival Opera and concertsin the Sanssouci Palace Open Air Theatre	www. musikfestspiele-potsdam.de Leipzig : Bach Music Festival World renowned artists perform Bach masterpieces at Thomas Church where Bach was a cantor for 27 years. www. bachfestleipzig.deBad Hersfeld : Festival celebrating Theatre, Musicals, Variety, Literature, Film & Fashion www. bad-hersfelder-festspiele.de Frankfurt - Opera Square Festival from jazz to world music. www.opernplatzfest.de Rhineland : Palatia Jazz Music festival with a series of concerts in the Palatinate www.palatiajazz.deBerlin : Open Air Festival,112 concerts, with a musical range covering everything from opera, operetta and stage musicals, to pop classics, soul, swing and jazz	www.classicopenair.deFreiburg : Freiburg Wine festival www.freiburger- weinfest.de Cologne : Summer Jam Festival The largestSEPTEMBER03- 1206 - 03 Oct 10 -2814 20 - 05 Oct25 – 28 28OCTOBER01 – 03 10 - 1926 30 - 02 NovNOVEMBERTo 23 Dec 04 - 09Frankfurt : Rheingau Wine Market fine food and wine at over 30 stalls representing vineyards from one of Germany’s most renowned winegrowing regions Rheingau.Bonn : Beethoven Festival Classical music festival with opera, concerts and ballet. www. beethovenfest.de Dusseldorf : Altstadtherbst Cultural Festival held at numerous locations all over the city centre. www. altstadtherbst.deCologne : Marathon One of the 6th largest and most popular marathon events. www.koeln.marathon.de Munich : Oktoberfest Beer Festival Over 6 million visitors will celebrate the 180th	Anniversary of Barvarian culture. www.bavaria.byThe Black Forest Rally Baiersbronn Classiccombines gourmet meals with vintage cars and scenic drives through forests and vineyards. www. baiersbronn-classic.de/ Berlin : 41st BMW Marathon Big sporting event, attracting more than 40,000 runners – concerts, performances and refreshments. www.bmw-berlin- marathon.comBerlin : Day of German Unity -Festival Berlin : Festival of Lights 45 iconic landmarks and historic buildings subjected to laser shows, light projections, light seeing tours. An open air festival. Frankfurt :BMW Marathon www.frankfurt- marathon.com Berlin : Jazz Festival Famous names in jazz worldwide. For over 40 years Berlin has been a capital city of jazz and, in recent years, has becomea form for European Jazz. dewww.berlinerfestspiele.Christmas and Advent Markets throughout Germany www.christmas-markets.org Leipzig : 24th	Euro Scene Theatre Festival Established and innovative festival of German contemporary theatre www.euro-scene.deEuropean Events


































































































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