What's up: Weekend events March 17-19

What's up: Weekend events March 17-19

by: Stripes Staff | .
Stripes Europe | .
published: March 15, 2017

Wondering what to do this weekend? We’ve got some great weekend events throughout Europe lined up for you! Here’s what’s up:


Starkbierzeit Strong Beer Festival
Through March 26, Munich

Enjoy seasonal brews during during this three-week festival. Located at breweries throughout Munich.

USAG Bavaria Boxing Invitational
March 18, Memorial Fitness Center, Grafenwoehr

Come out and cheer on the competitors at this event. Pre-registration to participate in the invitational is required, and all division weight classes will be competing.

Ed Sheeran Concert
March 20, Munich

Kaiserslautern and the Pfalz

St. Patrick’s Country Night
March 17, Kazabra Club, Kaiserslautern

Kick up your heels and enjoy holiday drink specials at the St. Patrick's Day-themed Country Night. 

Bitburg Street Food Festival
March 17-19, Bitburg

Street foodies rejoice! Not one, but two street food festivals will be happening in the Rhineland-Pfalz! Head over to the charming town of Bitburg for unique and tasty treats.

20th Annual Nanstein Castle Run
March 18, Landstuhl

This 7 kilometer (4.4 miles) run begins at the Sporthalle in Landstuhl and ends at the scenic ruins of Burg Nanstein. Registration for adults is 7 euros, and 3 euros for teenagers. You can register online.

Hunter Hayes Concert
March 18, Kazabra Club, Vogelweh

Jim Everett Band Concert
March 18, Ramstein-Miesenbach

Spring Market
March 18-19, Kaiserslautern

Get out and enjoy the "Lautern in Bloom" at the spring market in Kaiserslautern! Beautiful blooms, musicians, artists and a street food festival beckon. Shopping will be plentiful, as it coincides with the city's Sunday shopping.

Easter Market
March 19, Kottweiler-Schwanden

Rhein Main

Blues Brothers Show
March 18, Wiesbaden

Inspired by the 1980 hit musical starring Dan Akroyd and John Belushi, this fun and lively musical follows the misadventures of Jake and Elwood through their tour of the U.S. Doors open at 6 p.m., and all ages are welcome.

Hunter Hayes Concert
March 19, Wiesbaden

Ed Sheeran Concert
March 22, Mannheim


Nights of Crime
Through March 27, Stuttgart

Take advantage of the unique opportunity to be a fly on the wall at thrilling crime scenes in Stuttgart. Cultural institutions partner with bookstores and performers to reenact incidents from international mysteries, suspenseful plays and chilling films. The rmost unnerving part is knowing you won't be able to see them all. Which venue will you choose?

Ghost Walk Stuttgart
March 17, Stuttgart

Take a guided tour through Stuttgart's spooky haunts. Learn the ghostly tales of the Old Palace, Market Hall and more. Tour is conducted in English.

Spring Bazaar
March 17-19, Patch Fitness Center, Stuttgart

With more than 60 vendors, the Stuttgart Spring Bazaar is your one-stop shop for European gifts, collectibles and souvenirs.

Schwetzingen International Easter Market
March 18-19, Schwetzingen

Märzklopfen Spring Event
March 19, Ludwigsburg

Around Europe


16th Snow Jazz Festival
Through March 19, Gastein


Eurantica Fine Art Fair
March 18-26, Brussels


York Literature Festival
March 16-30, York

The House of Holi
March 18, Aldgate

World’s Original Marmalade Festival
March 18-19, Penrith


European Sandwich & Snack Show
March 15-16, Paris

Learn about the trends and tastes of sandwiches and snack foods at this delicious trade show!

Paris Book Fair
March 18-21, Paris


Carnival Parade
March 19, Esch-sur-Alzette


The European Fine Art Fair
Through March 19, Maastricht

For fine art connoisseurs, this remarkable display is worth a visit. While these works of art can be purchased, the price tag may be a little steep. Admission is 35 euros per person and be sure to dress to impress.

Be sure to check back next Wednesday for a full listing of what's up!

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