Celebration- Highlights

mehr zu Internationales Trickfilm-Festival (festival of animated film)

Internationales Trickfilm-Festival (festival of animated film) | Stuttgart

Cultural events | Di, 26.04.2016 - So, 01.05.2016

Animated films from every continent will be shown over the six days of the festival, from classical cartoons to films made using the latest animation techniques....

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mehr zu Barocke Gartentage (Baroque Garden Festival)

Barocke Gartentage (Baroque Garden Festival) | Ludwigsburg

| Do, 28.04.2016 - So, 01.05.2016

The grand sales exhibition for plants, garden and ambience against the imposing backdrop of the palace presents a varied range of products....

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mehr zu Oldtimer- und Dampfmaschinenfest (Vintage car and steam machine festival)

Oldtimer- und Dampfmaschinenfest (Vintage car and steam machine festival) | Münsingen

Vintage Car Events | So, 01.05.2016

Every year the festival attracts thousands' of visitors and shows veteran vehicles and planes still functioning. Starting at 9 am on the aerodrome near Döttingen....

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mehr zu Blutfreitag (Blood Friday)

Blutfreitag (Blood Friday) | Weingarten

Customs | Fr, 06.05.2016

Equestrian procession in honour of the Holy Blood relics. 3,000 horses with splendid harnesses and riders in top hat and tails make the Weingarten Blood Ride unique in Europe. It is the biggest equest...

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mehr zu Internationaler Hahnweide-Segelflug-Wettbewerb (Hahnweide International Gliding Competition)

Internationaler Hahnweide-Segelflug-Wettbewerb (Hahnweide International Gliding Competition) | Kirchheim unter Teck

Sporting events | Fr, 29.04.2016 - Sa, 07.05.2016

Competition in 5 classes with international participants, also with members of the national team. The daily assignments with return flights to Hahnweide include several turning points and, depending o...

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mehr zu Frühlingsfest (Beer Festival)

Frühlingsfest (Beer Festival) | Stuttgart

Festivals | Sa, 16.04.2016 - So, 08.05.2016

Folk festival atmosphere on the Cannstatt Wasen with chicken, roller coaster, gingerbread hearts and much more....

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mehr zu Badische Weinmesse (Baden wine fair)

Badische Weinmesse (Baden wine fair) | Offenburg

Wine festivals | Sa, 07.05.2016 - So, 08.05.2016

Degustation with wine and schnaps producers. More than 1,000 wines, noble brandys, sparkling wines and fine liquers will be presented on the fair....

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mehr zu Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters - Auftakt (German Touring Car Masters - opening)

Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters - Auftakt (German Touring Car Masters - opening) | Hockenheim

Sporting events | Fr, 06.05.2016 - So, 08.05.2016

Opening of the popular German Touring Car masters on the Hockenheim race course with attractive programme and a lot of action....

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"Heidelberger Stückemarkt" - Forum junger Autoren ("Heidelberg Stückemarkt" - young authors´ forum) | Heidelberg

Cultural events | Fr, 29.04.2016 - So, 08.05.2016

Festival with author evenings, awards, premieres. Focal point is the discovery and promotion of young authors....

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mehr zu Musikfestspiele Schwäbischer Frühling (Swabian Springtime Music Festival)

Musikfestspiele Schwäbischer Frühling (Swabian Springtime Music Festival) | Ochsenhausen

Musical events | Mi, 04.05.2016 - So, 08.05.2016

Festival with classical concerts in baroque halls and supporting programme....

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mehr zu 16. Heilbronner Trollinger-Marathon (16th Heilbronn Trollinger Marathon)

16. Heilbronner Trollinger-Marathon (16th Heilbronn Trollinger Marathon) | Heilbronn

Sporting events | So, 08.05.2016

The marathon trail leads through a beautiful landscape along wine-growing towns and villages. 6.100 participants from 35 nations are expected....

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mehr zu Feierliches Hochamt / 1. Schwedenprozession (Solemn High Mass / 1st

Feierliches Hochamt / 1. Schwedenprozession (Solemn High Mass / 1st "Schwedenprozession" (Procession of the Swedes)) | Überlingen

Customs | So, 08.05.2016

At 8 a.m. in the cathedral followed by Procession of the Swedes. Thanksgiving procession has been held twice a year since 1634 to fulfill a vow of the people of Überlingen dating from the Thirty Years...

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mehr zu Süddeutscher Käsemarkt (South German Cheese Market)

Süddeutscher Käsemarkt (South German Cheese Market) | Schwäbisch Hall

Customs | Sa, 07.05.2016 - So, 08.05.2016

Cheese dairies from all over Germany and the neighbouring countries offer their traditionally made regional cheese specialities at the South German Cheese Market. Around 200 types of cheese are on sal...

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mehr zu Georgiritt (St. George's Ride)

Georgiritt (St. George´s Ride) | Deggenhausertal

Customs | So, 08.05.2016

Several hundred riders and their horses (average number of riders: 370-400), almost a dozen bands and well over a thousand pilgrims come to Limpach to ask for succour from Saint George. The procession...

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mehr zu 53. Mannheimer Maimarkt-Turnier (52th Mannheim Maimarkt Tournament)

53. Mannheimer Maimarkt-Turnier (52th Mannheim Maimarkt Tournament) | Mannheim

Sporting events | Sa, 30.04.2016 - Di, 10.05.2016

Top-class riding tournament on the occasion of the Maimarkt (show jumping and dressage) and Polo Championship....

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mehr zu Mannheimer Maimarkt (Mannheim May Fair)

Mannheimer Maimarkt (Mannheim May Fair) | Mannheim

Trade fairs and markets | Sa, 30.04.2016 - Di, 10.05.2016

Regional consumer goods exhibition for trade, travelling, health, nutrition, house construction and supporting programme at the Maimarktgelände. Horse jump competition....

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mehr zu Straßenmusikfestival im Blühenden Barock (Street Music Festival in Blooming Baroque)

Straßenmusikfestival im Blühenden Barock (Street Music Festival in Blooming Baroque) | Ludwigsburg

Musical events | Fr, 13.05.2016 - So, 15.05.2016

A cross-over spectacle with international folk music, classic music, Rock and Pop and other kinds of music....

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mehr zu SWR-Sommerfestival (SWR Summer Festival)

SWR-Sommerfestival (SWR Summer Festival) | Stuttgart

Musical events | Fr, 13.05.2016 - Mo, 16.05.2016

A varied programme, popular bands and music acts as well as lots of fun on the Schlossplatz. SWR presents itself during the day with diverse offers and activities, and there are concerts of a variety ...

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mehr zu Schwarzwald Musikfestival 2015 (Black Forest music festival 2015)

Schwarzwald Musikfestival 2015 (Black Forest music festival 2015) | Freudenstadt

Musical events | Fr, 29.04.2016 - Mo, 16.05.2016

Concerts of various styles of music taking place at various locations all over the Black Forest....

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mehr zu Kuchen- und Brunnenfest - Salzsiederfest (Cake and Well Festival - Saltmakers Festival)

Kuchen- und Brunnenfest - Salzsiederfest (Cake and Well Festival - Saltmakers Festival) | Schwäbisch Hall

Customs | Fr, 13.05.2016 - Mo, 16.05.2016

Historical saltmakers festival dating back to a decree from the year 1785 with dancing, torchlit dancing, courtroom scenes, presentation of the saltmakers' cake and initiation of the young saltmakers ...

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mehr zu Matchrace Germany

Matchrace Germany | Langenargen

Sporting events | Mi, 11.05.2016 - Mo, 16.05.2016

Grade I international sailing regatta with international professional teams as part of the World Match Racing Tour....

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mehr zu Pfingstfestspiele (Whitsun Festival)

Pfingstfestspiele (Whitsun Festival) | Baden-Baden

Musical events | Fr, 13.05.2016 - Do, 19.05.2016

The highlight of the festival season presents concerts and opera with orchestras and soloists with a worldwide reputation....

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mehr zu Internationale Bodenseewoche (International Lake Constance Week)

Internationale Bodenseewoche (International Lake Constance Week) | Konstanz

Festivals | Do, 19.05.2016 - So, 22.05.2016

There is much to see in and around the Konstanzer Bucht (Constance Bay) in the Constance harbour district and several racing areas. In addition to various regattas, a classic motorboat meeting, waters...

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mehr zu 30. Damenflorett-Weltcup (F.I.E.)-Turnier (30th Womens' Épée World Cup (F.I.E.) Tournament)

30. Damenflorett-Weltcup (F.I.E.)-Turnier (30th Womens´ Épée World Cup (F.I.E.) Tournament) | Tauberbischofsheim

Sporting events | Fr, 20.05.2016 - So, 22.05.2016

Ranking tournament of the DFeB with the best national teams in the world competing for the "Reinhold Würth Cup"; in the Pestalozzi Hall of OSP Fencing....

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mehr zu Jazzfest / Jazz in Town (Jazz Festival / Jazz in Town)

Jazzfest / Jazz in Town (Jazz Festival / Jazz in Town) | Rottweil

Musical events | Sa, 30.04.2016 - So, 22.05.2016

Established stars and new discoveries, big bands and small ensembles are on the programme of the festival; in the Alte Stallhalle. On 30th April, opening event "Jazz in Town" - a musical experience wi...

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mehr zu Heilig-Blut-Fest (Festival of the Holy Blood)

Heilig-Blut-Fest (Festival of the Holy Blood) | Reichenau / Insel

Customs | Mo, 23.05.2016

Island festive day: At 8.45 a.m., parade of the civil guard, at 9 a.m., High Mass in the cathedral of SS Mary and Mark, followed by a procession over the island with civic guard and traditional costum...

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mehr zu Stocherkahnrennen (Punt Race)

Stocherkahnrennen (Punt Race) | Tübingen

Customs | Do, 26.05.2016

A great spectacle on the Neckar! More than 40 teams have raced against each other in punts every year since 1956. The loser has to drink a half litre of cod-liver oil (per head) and organize next year...

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"Herrgotts-Tag am Bodensee" ("Lord God´s Day at Lake Constance") | Sipplingen

Customs | Mi, 25.05.2016 - Do, 26.05.2016

"Corpus Christi - the church feast in honour of the Body of Christ. This day has been a permanent fixture in the ecclessiastical calendar since the 13th century. During celebration of the mass, blood ...

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mehr zu Int. pottery market (Int. Töpfermarkt)

Int. pottery market (Int. Töpfermarkt) | Breisach am Rhein

| Sa, 28.05.2016 - So, 29.05.2016

With over 80 exhibitors....

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mehr zu Internationale Galopprennen -

Internationale Galopprennen - "Frühjahrsmeeting" (Horse racing - Spring Festival) | Iffezheim

Sporting events | Do, 26.05.2016 - So, 29.05.2016

Thrilling races with more than 100 horses on the horse racetrack in Iffezheim near Baden-Baden on six racing days....

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