***Nov 8-11, 2019***
So it’s that wierd couple weeks between all the Fall Festivals and Christmas Markets. And on top of it, will the kids ever go to school again 😂😂😭?! What to do? Fortunately you follow Kaiserslautern Day Tripper.
If you are making plans for the 3-day, then this post is for you!!
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🤟We’ll be there! Say “hi”!
👨👩👧👦 Our family friendly picks.
To all our U.S. followers, if you serve or have served, we raise our glass to you 🇺🇸. We are truly grateful for your service.
If you are looking for a place to observe Veteran’s Day, consider traveling to American cemeteries nearby in France (near St. Avold) and Luxembourg (Luxembourg City). Click the links for information for the timing of observances.
*Veterans Day 2019 at Luxembourg American Cemetery (Nov 11)🤟👨👩👧👦
*Veterans Day 2019 at Lorraine American Cemetary (Nov 10)👨👩👧👦
*St. Martin Events (various this weekend) 🤟
Did you know that Nov 11th is St. Martin’s Day? The Germans will remember St. Martin of Tours through local observances and bonfires. You should check to see if your village is having a celebration! Search your village events on Facebook. We will be checking out our village’s (Morlautern) observance on Friday.
*Mittelalter St. Martinsmarkt (Nov 9-10)👨👩👧👦
Looking for a larger St. Martin event? Saarbrücken has a medieval themed celebration this weekend. Head out to their Deutsch-Französischer Garten to check it out.
*Hochheimer Markt 2019 (Nov 8-12)👨👩👧👦
An hour from the Kaiserslautern area is one of Germany’s largest and few remaining Volksfests running this late in the year. If you are looking for a traditional festival with rides and fun, check this one out!
*Glühweinfest (Nov 9)
I think the name speaks for itself. Live music starts at 6pm.
*Halloween Burg Frankenstein (Oct 25-Nov 10)
*Rhein-Neckar-Zentrum (RNZ) Winterdorf (begins Nov 1)
*Viernheimer Kerwe (Nov 8-13)
*Internationaler Gourmet Markt (Nov 8-10)
*Bohrer und Katharinemarkt (Nov 8-12)
*37.Karlsberg Bockbierfest (Nov 9)
*Mondscheinmarkt Völklingen (Nov 8)
*Luxembourg Art Week (Nov 8-10)
*Rioler Oktoberfest (Nov 9-10)
*Mannheim Oktoberfest (until Nov 9) 🚉
What did we miss? Let us know on FB, IB, or our blog. Comment below!!!