Festivals in Germany

Oktoberfest photo

Photograph of Oktoberfest courtesy of Oktoberfest

German Festivals

From Oktoberfest in Munich to BerMuDa in Berlin and from the Rhine in Flames to Berlinale, welcome to 2camels take on the festivals and events of Germany.

Berlin Light Festival

Berlin Light Festival

Berlin | Light | October

For eleven days during October, as the autumn months make way for another dark European winter, a vivid change comes over the landmarks, monuments, buildings...

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Berlinale

Berlinale

Berlin | Film | February

With in excess of 500,000 admissions to its 400 films, Berlinale is the largest publicly attended film festival in the world. Films on the Berlinale...

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Cannstatter Volksfest

Cannstatter Volksfest

Stuttgart | Beer | September

You gotta hand it to our German cousins, they sure know how to host a beer festival! Though if you ask a local, the Cannstatter...

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Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt Book Fair

Frankfurt | Book | October

Frankfurt's history with the published word is well documented. Just down the road in Mainz, Johannes Gutenberg invented the movable-type printing press way back in...

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Hamburger Dom

Hamburger Dom

Hamburg | Fair | Varies

The Hamburger Dom is the largest public festival held in Northern Germany with a history that can be loosely traced back to 1329. If you...

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Rhine in Flames

Rhine in Flames

Bonn | Fireworks | May

Rhine in flames ┬Ś almost an oxymoron! On five separate summer evenings along the fetching River Rhine in the vicinity of the historic city of...

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Splashdiving World Championships

Splashdiving World Championships

Sindelfingens | Bizarre | July

We've all seen a 16-year-old, 4-foot-11-inches, 85-pound Olympic diver execute a flawless 2 1/2 somersaulting dive with 1 1/2 twists (degree of difficulty 3.4, for...

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Wacken Open Air

Wacken Open Air

Wacken | Music - Metal | August

The village of Wacken may be but a dot on the map of the Northern German region of Schleswig-Holstein but ask any metal-head from Reykjavik...

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