What's up weekend: Kaiserslautern and Wiesbaden Oct. 13 - 15
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Wondering what to do this weekend? We've got some great events in the Kaiserslautern and Wiesbaden areas lined up for you! Here's what's up:
Oct. 13 – 15, Weilerbach
Strap on your lederhosen and put on your dirndl, this weekend kicks off the first weekend of the Weilerbach Oktoberfest! Skip out on the massive crowds in the touristy Oktoberfest locations and immerse yourself in a small-town Oktoberfest. Bavarian food and drink specialties will be available for you to enjoy! Tickets can be purchased online.
Oct. 14, Landstuhl
Would it really be Oktoberfest season if there wasn’t multiple Oktoberfests happening in the same weekend? After you’ve hit up the Weilerbach Oktoberfest, go for round two at the Landstuhl Oktoberfest. Bavarian music, food and an abundance of beer, will be inside the huge tent in the Alter Markt square in Landstuhl.
Kürbisfest – Pumpkin fest
Oct. 14, Ramstein
Locally grown pumpkins are ready to be hand selected for you to take home at the Pumpkin Fest in Ramstein this weekend! After adding to your pumpkin collection, take your kiddos to get their faces painted with some spooky Halloween characters. Indulge in a bowl of yummy, homemade pumpkin soup and try out the pickled pumpkins!
Book fair 2017
Oct. 11 - 15, Frankfurt
Booklovers make your way to the Frankfurt book fair this weekend. A wide variety of book genres will be available for you to choose from. There will be international publishers, readings and book presentations taking place each day of the book fair. Skip the line and reserve your tickets online.
Art Exhibition: Far away. So close.
Oct. 13-16, Mainz
Fabulous paintings from Michael Weindorff and beautifully crafted wooden sculptures by Rainer Hunold are on display at their combined art exhibition, “Far away. So close.” Their mesmerizing work is on display at the Galerie Mainzer Kunst. Admission is free.
Oct. 15, Wiesbaden
Are you ready for some football? Calling all NFL fans, Cappuccino Casino will be hosting a watch party this Sunday from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Pre-game social hour takes place right on the dot at 6 p.m. with the game starting at 7 p.m. Participate in halftime Trivia where there will be prizes for first-, second-, and third-place winners! Not only is admission free, but also hot dogs! Snacks are free with the purchase of a refreshing beverage.
Be sure to check back next week to see what's up!