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Music, Theatre, Sports and more

Selection of event highlights throughout the year

  • Wintersports events in Oberhof
    January / February, depending on annual schedules, including international biathlon and other events
  • International Sledge Dog Race,
    February, Frauenwald in the Thuringian Forest
  • Thuringian Bach Weeks
    March/April, four-weeks festvial period all over Thuringia to celebrate J.S.Bach
  • Thuringian Palace and Castle Festival
    every year around Whitsun, concerts, entertainment and special guided tours in Thuringia's palaces and castles
  • GutsMuths Rennsteig Run
    middle of May, international event on Germany's longest and most famous mountain top hiking trail, including marathin, half-marathon and ultra-marathon
  • Concerts at Wartburg Castle
    May - October, in conjunction with MDR Music Summer and Deutschlandradio Kultur
  • Weimar Summer
    a series of various cultural festival events in Weimar, from June to September
  • Weimar Onion Market
    October, traditional town fair with music, crafts market and culinary delights
  • Ecumencial St Martin´s Day celebration in Erfurt
    on Martin Luther's birthday, annually on 10th November
  • Christmas markets all over Thuringia
    November / December, in towns, castles and palaces