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Mark You Calendar – July 31, 2015

Events » The Great American Campout is a free event open to all military families. Bring your tents and sleeping bags and camp under the stars at Pulaski Park. Tent setup begins at 7 p.m. Aug. 15. Bring your own food and roast it on the outdoor grill. S’mores will be […]

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Was ist Los? – KMC Cultural Highlights – July 31, 2015

Was ist Los? – KMC Cultural Highlights – July 31, 2015

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change. Performing arts: Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • Summer break continues through Sept. 1. A theater fest starts the new play season on Sept. 12. For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de. Kammgarn […]

July 30, 2015 ×
Bicyclists enjoy the car-free route driving through Hirschhorn in the Lauter Valley on Sunday.

Bikers, hikers enjoy car-free Lautertal

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

On Sunday, federal street B270 will be closed to motorized traffic for 31 km between Kaiserslautern and Lauterecken for “Autofreies Lautertal,” Car-free Lauter Valley.

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Participants of the medieval market can walk to the festgrounds during the fest parade at 2 p.m. Saturday and noon Sunday in Freisen.

Nature park in Freisen holds medieval market

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Nature Wild Park Freisen will hold its 15th Medieval Market Saturday and Sunday. The park team will go back in time presenting all the eras of the Middle Ages in the fest area covering over 600,000 square feet. A medieval town made up of about 600 tents will be set up housing approximately 2,000 actors.

July 30, 2015 ×
Looking at one of the many beautiful canals in Amsterdam.

The conclusion of Mannie’s travels: Amsterdam Express

Story and photos by Mannie Daly Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation summer intern

Amsterdam has always been at the top of my list of must-see places in Europe. I heard much about it and was adamant about seeing the canals and narrow houses for myself.

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Jugglers, magicians and musicians perform during the annual Richard Lionheart fest today to Sunday in Annweiler.

Annweiler holds medieval fest today to Sunday

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Annweiler, located below Trifels Castle, will honor Richard the Lionheart of Brittany with a Richard-Loewenherz-Fest, Richard Lionheart fest, today through Sunday.

July 23, 2015 ×
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The audience can listen to various bands on Saturday during the summer night fest at the Gartenschau Kaiserslautern.

Gartenschau sponsors summer night fest

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The Gartenschau Kaiserslautern will celebrate its annual summer night fest Saturday. Starting at
6 p.m., the whole park will turn into fest grounds presenting musicians, a light show with fire and food specialties. Bands will perform on stages near the entrance, on Kaiserberg hill and in Neumühlepark.

July 23, 2015 ×
Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights – July 24, 2015

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights – July 24, 2015

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

The following is a list of performances and events happening in the KMC and nearby locations. Dates are subject to change. Performing arts: Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern: • Summer break continues through Sept. 1. A theater fest starts the new play season on Sept. 12. For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de. […]

July 23, 2015 ×

Mark Your Calendar – July 24, 2015

Events » The Ramstein Officers’ Spouses Club July ice cream social will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesday at Donnelly Park Pavillion. Come out, socialize and enjoy some ice cream. For details and reservations, visit www.ramsteinosc.org. » The End-of-Summer Reading Program party will take place from 10 a.m. to noon today […]

July 23, 2015 ×

Mark Your Calendar – July 17, 2015

Events » The Ramstein Officers’ Spouses Club July ice cream social will be from 1 to 3 p.m. July 29 at Donnelly Park Pavillion. Come out, socialize and enjoy some ice cream. For more information or to make reservations, visit www.ramsteinosc.org. » The 2015 Summer Reading Program has kicked off through July […]

July 16, 2015 ×