Was ist los? — Oct. 6, 2017

by Petra Lessoing
86th Airlift Wing Public Affairs

Jelly market presents regional products
A jelly market featuring sweet and spicy jellies, chutneys, vinegar, oil and liquor takes place 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at the House of Sustainability, Johanniskreuz 1, in 67705 Johanniskreuz (near Trippstadt). Vendors also sell ketchup made from Palatinate tomatoes, fig marmalade with rum, fig mustard and pumpkin chutney. Visitors can taste new wine and chestnut bratwurst. For details, visit www.hdn-pfalz.de. — Courtesy photo


Vintners’ parade
As highlight of the German Wine Harvest Fest in Neustadt/German Wine Street, the vintners’ parade with floats, walking groups, bands and the German and Palatinate wine queens starts 1:30 p.m. Sunday. The fest closes with a fireworks display 9:30 p.m. Monday. For details, visit www.neustadt.eu. — Courtesy photo
































Performing arts:

Pfalztheater Kaiserslautern:

• “Lucia di Lammermoor,” an operetta by Gaetano Donizetti, in Italian, 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Nov. 3; 10, and 3 p.m. Oct. 15 (with childcare – reservation needed); and 6 p.m.
Nov. 26.

• “Das Abschiedsdinner,” a comedy, in German, 8 p.m. Saturday and
Nov. 4 and 11; and 6:30 p.m. Oct. 22.

• “Geaechtet,” Disgraced, a play by Ayad Akhtar, in German, 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13 and 19, and Nov. 2 and 15.

• “Anatevka, Fiddler on the Roof,” a musical by Jerry Bock, in German,
7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27 and Nov. 18.

• “Orpheus in der Unterwelt,” an operetta by Jacques Offenbach, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21 and 28, and Nov. 11, 15 and 21; and 6 p.m. Nov. 5.

For details, call 0631-3675-209 or visit www.pfalztheater.de.

Kammgarn Kaiserslautern:

• Display of Romanian arts, 8 p.m. today; finissage 6 p.m. Saturday.

• The band Heldmaschine presents altenative metal, hard rock, electro,
8 p.m. today. Tickets cost €19.

• The duo Haudegen presents German rock, 8 p.m. Saturday.

• The band Beoga presents new wave trad, world music, 8 p.m. Tuesday. Tickets cost €19.

• Singer and songwriter Madeline Juno presents electro, 8 p.m. Oct. 13. Tickets cost €25.

• The band Mother’s Cake presents progressive rock, funk and hard rock, 8 p.m. Oct. 14. Tickets cost €18.

• Reloaded: Art Weiss’s Midnight Movers playing the classics of soul,
8 p.m. Oct. 16. Tickets cost €14.

For details, visit www.kammgarn.de.

Fruchthalle, Kaiserslautern:

• German-American Friendship Concert with the U.S. Army Europe Band and Chorus with classical music, film melodies and modern pieces,
8 p.m. Oct. 14. Free tickets will be given out from 2 to 4 p.m. today in Rathaus Nord, Room A106, Lauterstrasse 2, Kaiserslautern.

• Baritone singer Roman Trekel and pianist Barbara Baun present a concert with works by Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Schubert,
8 p.m. Oct. 19. Tickets cost €14, €20 and €25.

• The band Vanden Plas presents “Blood Night in Concert,” 8 p.m.
Oct. 26. Tickets cost €18.

For tickets, call the tourist information office at 0631-365-2317.

Musikclub Ventil, Hahnbacherhof 2, Schallodenbach:

• The band Funhouse presents the Pink Tribute Show, 8:30 p.m. Oct. 14. The park and arts gallery are open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Oct. 15. Homemade cakes will be served. Admission is free. For details, visit www.bildhaus.info.

Ramstein-Miesenbach, Haus des Buergers:

• The Glan Blues Band performs during a Blues Dinner with salads, barbecue ribs, hot wings, pulled pork, potato wedges, corn on the cob, brownies and pancakes, 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €25.

• The duo Blue Note Stories presents jazz, soul and pop songs, 8 p.m. Oct. 13. Tickets cost €12.

• The brass players of Blech Pur present a concert, 5 p.m. Oct. 15. Tickets cost €12.

For tickets and details, visit

Landstuhl Stadthalle:

• The Rollagents present “The Elivs Xperience — Viva las Vegas 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Tickets cost €23, €28 and €32.

• “Krueger Rocks,” a one-man-show with pianist Harald Krueger, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18. Tickets cost €12.

For more information, visit www.stadthalle-landstuhl.de.

Rockenhausen, Protestant church, Marktplatz:

• Chamber Choir Stuttgart presents Luther’s Songs with works by Telemann, Bach and Mendelssohn Bartholdy, 7 p.m. today. Tickets at the door cost €23.

Saarbruecken, Saarlaendisches Staatstheater, Schillerplatz 1:

• “Sleeping Beauty,” a ballet by Sijn Celis with music by Peter Tschaikowsky, 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18 and 26, and 6 p.m. Oct. 15, 22 and 31.

• “Guillaume Tell,” an opera by Gioachino Rossini, in French,
7 p.m. Oct. 13 and 6 p.m. Nov. 1.

For details, call 0681-3092-486 or visit www.theater-saarbruecken.de.

English Theatre, Gallusanlage 7, Frankfurt:

• “Pygmalion,” a satiric show by Bernard Shaw, to Oct. 26. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays to Saturdays, and
6 p.m. Sundays. For details, visit www.english-theatre.org.


Kaiserslautern, Gartenschau (dino park) with flower shows, lego display, water playground, miniature golf court, pumpkin display and special events. Opening hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., to Oct. 31. For details, visit www.gartenschau-kl.de.

Kaiserslautern, Japanese Garden, Am Abendsberg 1, moon fest night,
7 to 10 p.m. today. Daily hours are
10 a.m. to 7 p.m, to Oct. 31. For details, visit www.japanischergarten.de.

Siegelbach, Zoo Day for families in zoo, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Niederkirchen (near Schallodenbach), youth fire department fest with demonstrations, members’ drive for youth, food and beverages, 2 to 6 p.m. Saturday.

Imsbach, village carnival, today through Tuesday.

Kirchheimbolanden, October market with rides, Saturday through Monday.

Mettlach, Mehrzweckhalle, antique and collectors market with ceramics by Villeroy & Boch, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Pirmasens, Messehalle, Zeppelinstrasse 1, Fair for coins, paper money, postcards and accessories, 9 a.m. to
3 p.m. Sunday.

Schoenau, (south of Dahn at French border) farmers and craftsmen market with regional products, food, carnival and activity booths,
11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Flea markets:

Kaiserslautern, Pfalz-Center (across from Daenner Kaserne), 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Sembach, Gewerbepark, Am Tower, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.

Bad Duerkheim, salt-works, Gutleutstrasse 46, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Ramstein, flea market hall, Flurstrasse 4, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today,
8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.

Neunkirchen, Saarpark Center, Stummplatz 1, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.