What's up weekend: Kaiserslautern and Wiesbaden March 16-18
This weekend's events are sponsored by:
1FCK Kaiserslautern vs. FC St. Pauli
March 17, Kaiserslautern
Bring your jerseys, FCK paraphernalia and friends for this soccer match against football club St. Pauli. The game will be held at the Fritz Walter Stadion in Kaiserslautern. Tickets start at 14.50 euros and you can buy them through their website.
Walker Stalker Mannheim
March 17-18, Mannheim
Geek out at this year’s comic convention. Held at the Maimarkthalle, you can enjoy two days full of cosplay as well as celebrity guest stars. Spoiler alert: the cast of The Walking Dead will be there! Tickets are 54 euros for a one-day pass. For more information on tickets, visit their Facebook page.
March 18, Kaiserslautern
It’s not often the stores in Germany are open on Sundays, so take advantage of shopping on this usually quiet day in Kaiserslautern. Take the kids and enjoy the day outside together.
Paint Your Pet
March 17, Wiesbaden
What better way to show your furry loved one how much they mean to you by painting a portrait of them? At the Arts and Crafts Center on Clay Kaserne, you’ll be able to create a lasting impression of your furry friend. You can bring a picture of your pet and learn how to transform this photo into a painting on canvas. Sign up is at the Wiesbaden Arts and Crafts Center and you must submit a copy of your pet a week before starting the class. Cost is $90 which includes all supplies. Visit Wiesbaden MWR’s website for more details.
St. Patrick’s Day
March 17, Wiesbaden
Become Irish for the night at the Irish pub in Wiesbaden. Enjoy beer, live music, and the company of friends! Entry is free and the event starts at 8:30 p.m. Address: Michelsberg 15, 65183 Wiesbaden
March 18, Bruchköbel
Take the family to Bruchköbel’s Easter market for colorful eggs, beautiful flowers, Easter bunnies and delicious food. The event starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m.