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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. […]

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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 ×
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The Burg Jazz music festival at Nanstein Castle kicks off at 7 p.m. July 24 with one of Europe’s top jazz bands, Les Zauto Stompers from Paris.

Jazz festival takes place at Nanstein Castle

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Nanstein Castle in Landstuhl will be the stage for the annual “Burg Jazz” music festival July 24 and 25. For the 18th year, the Unnerhaus Culture Club will present six bands performing big band jazz, rock, blues, Dixieland and pop music.

July 16, 2015 ×
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The annual town wall fest offers musical performances and drinking and eating locations today to Sunday throughout the old part of Freinsheim.

Freinsheim celebrates town wall fest

by Petra Lessoing 86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

A medieval curtain wall and Baroque buildings will set the stage for the annual Stadtmauerfest, or town wall fest, today through Monday in Freinsheim.

July 16, 2015 ×
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Lake fest with music at Ohmbachsee
Ohmbachseefest, Seefest, features musical performances on three stages, fireworks displays, a torch ride on the lake and eating and drinking specialties today through Sunday. Bands performing include Funhouse plays P!nk, Brassmachine, Katana, Insantiv, Lineout, Fused, From da Soul and Impact. Children can enjoy bouncy castles, face-painting and air balloon arts. A slackline park has been set up to test balancing skills. Hours are from 6 p.m. to 2 a.m. today, noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday. The three-day tickets costs €9; one-day tickets are €5. Visitors are not allowed to bring drinks. Dogs are not allowed after 6 p.m. For details, visit www.seefest.de.

Was ist Los? KMC Cultural Highlights – July 17, 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: • “Fidelio,” an opera by Ludwig van Beethoven, 7:30 p.m. today. • “Halka,” a Polish opera by Stanislaw Moniuszko, in German, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. For […]

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A view alongside Lake Geneva in Montreux, Switzerland.

Mannie’s travels: Swiss Chocolate Train

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

Over Fourth of July weekend, I had the privilege of going on the Swiss Chocolate Train trip with Outdoor Recreation.

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Mark Your Calendar – July 10, 2015

Events » The Kaiserslautern fire station will hold an open house to celebrate its 60th anniversary from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. There will be live music with the band Full House, children’s activities, displays, guided tours, barbecue specialties and pea soup. Visitors can park at the Toom store and […]

July 9, 2015 ×