Articles Tagged ‘event’

Munich city founding festival, Stadtgründungsfest

Munich city founding festival, Stadtgründungsfest May 24, 2011 | Events | Read More
Munich is a young city and so we still celebrate its founding every year until it becomes an adult at some stage.  This year Munich will be 853 years old. (The neighboring city of Augsburg is 2026 years old this year, if you want to claim Munich as old) As with every year the city celebrates with a...

May Pole Time in Bavaria!

May Pole Time in Bavaria! April 30, 2011 | Events | Read More
A may pole is a decorated pole or tree, usually put up on May 1st. In most regions, like in Bavaria, it is a much celebrated event usually in the town square and is connected with a little village fair. A traditional Bavarian may pole will have blue and white painted spirals, from bottom left to upper...