What's up weekend: Kaiserslautern and Wiesbaden June 15-17
This weekend's events are sponsored by:
June 15, Kaiserslautern
Eagles fans: get ready to rock to your favorite jams at the Kammgarn in Kaiserslautern. The former spinning mill that is now turned into a cultural center will bring the essence of the Californian band to life for one night! Belt to your favorite tunes such as Desperado, Take it to the Limit and of course, Hotel California. With seven musicians hailing from the Saarland covering hits from this popular band, it’ll be an event not to miss! Tickets can be purchased for 18.20 euros. The concert starts at 8 p.m.
Stand up paddling
June 16, Kaiserslautern
With summer in full swing, head to the Gelterswoog for adventure and fun in the sun! Hosted by the Sportjugend Pfalz, you’ll become a pro stand up paddler in no time! You’ll not only learn a new sport but can also use your newfound skills at other lakes and oceans throughout your travels. Tickets can be purchased for 30 euros and the lesson starts at 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. Lunch is also included.
Cultural fest at the Gartenshau
June 17, Kaiserslautern
Starting at 11 a.m., see the already colorful Gartenshau be filled with more colors from international musicians, artists, cultural shows and culinary artists! The band Son El Nene, a salsa band will make you feel as if you’ve landed in Cuba with their salsa and tropical vibes. Enjoy a day of food, drinks and art from all walks of life. This diverse and kid-friendly event ends at 8 p.m. For updates on admission prices, visit their Facebook page.
Culinary hiking tour
June 17, Heimkirchen
Hiking and eating, what could be more fun? Lace up your sneakers and bring your pup (if you have any) to Heimkirchen for a fun twist on enjoying the great outdoors. At this hike, be ready to enjoy nature and stop at resting areas where food stands and drinks await you! Sample foods from around the Rhineland Palatinate area and walk off the calories after. For updates on times, check their event page. Admission is free.
Assmannshausen in Rot/ Assmannshausen in Red
June 15-17, Assmannshausen