08.02.2016 - Carnival in Assmannshausen
"Higgledy-piggledy" - Enjoy local carnival in Assmannshausen on February 8th. Start cheering and dithering from 12.11 pm in the centre with DJ Michael, the carnival parade will start at 14.11 pm, followed by a party in "Höllengasse"!
26.-29.05.2016 - Magic Bike Rüdesheim
One of Europe’s biggest Harley Davidson rallies attracts thousands of bikers
from around the world to the Upper Middle Rhine Valley world heritage
region. It includes a programme of entertainment and other events, plus
spectacular firework. www.magic-bike-ruedesheim.com
05.06.2016 - Rieslingman Triathlon
Rüdesheim active - the two disciplines (sprint and olympic) involve swimming in the Rüdesheim harbour, cycling through the vineyards and forests and a run along the towpath along the Rhine.
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11.06.2016 - 27th Eibingen Wine Walk
This approx. 5km walk with wine tastings in the Eibingen vineyards allows you to ‘stroll and sip’ whilst admiring views of the magnifi cent countryside and the Rhine. www.eibinger-weinwanderung.de
02.07.2016 - Rhine in Flames
(supporting program 01.-03. July 2016)
Join the good-natured crowds at the Germania monument, in the vineyards or in the market square and marvel at flaming castles and seven magnificent firework displays. You can also enjoy the evening aboard one of around 50 illuminated boats. www.rhein-in-flammen.com
18.-22.08.2016 - Rüdesheim Wine Festival
Rüdesheim hospitality and wine culture at its best. You'll find fine rieslings and fruity pinot noirs coupled with live music, fine food and high spirits in abundance in Rüdesheim's market square.
27.08.2016 - Rhine on Skates
The guided tour runs over 135/65 km along the Rhine from Rüdesheim to Koblenz and back and due to the countryside and atmosphere is one of the most beautiful challenges on 8 wheels. www.rhine-on-skates.de
27.-28.08.2016 - Höllengasse party in Assmannshausen
Join this traditional street party in the heart of Assmannshausen, a village famous for its red wines. It all happens in Höllengasse ('Hell Lane') at the foot of the famous Höllenberg vineyard.
17.09.2016 - St Hildegard's Day in Eibingen
Every year on the anniversary of her death, a procession in honour of Hildegard of Bingen sets out from Eibingen parish church to carry the shrine containing her bones through the streets. http://heilig-kreuz-rheingau.de/hl-hildegard/850-jahre-st-hildegard/
21.-23.10. & 28.-30.10.2016 - Federweisser wine festival
Everyone who comes to Rüdesheim for the ‘latest’ wine festival of the year can look forward to a special experience tasting young wines known as federweisser. www.tage-des-federweissen.de
24.11.-23.12.2016 - Christmas Market of the Nations
With over 120 stalls presenting products, specialities
and customs from twelve diff erent countries, this is one of the most
atmospheric markets in the historical old quarter, but the highlight is a traditional
parade for St. Thomas’ Night on 20 December. www.w-d-n.de
All information subject to change