D-54625 Bitburg: Europäisches Folklore-Festival Bitburg

One of the largest folklore festival in Germany welcomes you from the 6th through the 9th of July 2012.

Your hearts will be captured as the fascination of international flair will be felt throughout the entire city. Dance groups from overseas as well as folklore groups from all over Europe will show their traditional dances laced with lots of temperament. More than 30 ensembles will mesmerize the city in their colorful costumes. Celebrate with them an exciting festival in the town`s center as well as in the large festival tent.

The program will be as follows:

Starting on saturday, unique dance groups and famous music bands from 13 countries will perform a colorful program. The broad variety of musical and dance performances will take place in the festival tent and on several stages in town.
Saturday afternoon continues with the traditional beer barrel rolling contest and on the "Beda Platz" you will find the ever exciting amusement park.
For children, there will be a children folklore festival with a musical program.

At the festival`s grounds, called "Altes Gymnasium", you will find a wide range of different foods and beverages.

At 2.30 pm on Sunday,a large parade with 30 folklore groups and bands from Europe and Overseas, will set the highlight of the festival.

More information: www.folklore-bitburg.de