What's up weekend: Kaiserslautern and Wiesbaden May 11-13
This weekend's events are sponsored by:
Whiskey Seminar at the Gartenshau
May 11, Kaiserslautern
Dive into the world of whiskey and learn all there is to know about this favorite alcohol. Held at the Brauhaus in the Gartenshau, the Cottage Whiskyfachgeschӓft & Irish Shop will show you how to taste whiskey the right way, the history of this drink, how they produce it and of course, a tasting at the end. In this seminar, you will find six whiskeys waiting to be sampled by you as well as Irish stew. This event starts at 8 p.m. and ends at 11;30 p.m. Admission is 45 euros per person.
Opening season at Warmfreidbad Kaiserslautern
May 12, Kaiserslautern
Welcome the warm summer days that are quickly approaching by going for a dip at the warmfreibad (swimming pool) in Kaiserslautern. If it’s still too cold for a swim, don’t worry! They have an outdoor heated pool calling you to come in. Bring the kids, sunscreen and beach towels for a much-needed day at the pool, which is open from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m.
Castle Spring at the Lichtenberg Castle
May 13, Kusel
Celebration spring at the Lichenberg Castle with a flower and herb market, delicious foods and spices. There will also be special exhibitions at the museum, both in German and English, for your children to enjoy. Bring a basket along so you can shop at the market as they not only offer food, but also ceramics, jewelry, teas and much more! The USAFE band will also be here for your live entertainment! This event starts at 10 a.m. and ends at 6 p.m. Admission is free.
Mother’s Day Brunch
May 13, Kaiserslautern
This Mother’s Day, treat mom that right way by taking her out to brunch at the Armstrong’s Club. Sink your teeth into a fresh selection of fruit, meats and cheeses, omelets that are cooked to order and a yummy dessert buffet. Beverages are complimentary. Since seating is limited, book fast! Tickets can be purchased via Armstrong’s Club, any KMC Java Café and through WebTrac. Adults are $21.95 and children are $10.95. Children 3 and under eat for free. This event starts at 11 a.m. and ends at 2 p.m.