What's going on this week?

Friday, August 26 – Monday, August 29 Miesenbach Fair
Miesenbach Sports Ground

On the last weekend in August, Miesenbach celebrates its traditional village fair with musical entertainment and fun rides for children. The band “7ty Proof” entertains the visitors with rock and pop music from 8.30 p.m. on Friday. On Saturday the Bavarian party band “Krachleder” performs inside the festival tent from 8.30 p.m. A festival parade leads through the village and starts at 1.30 p.m. on Sunday. Coffee and cakes will be offered from 3 p.m. On Monday the celebrations continue with a social gathering for a drink in the festival tent from 10 a.m. The music duo “The Twins XL” performs from 4 p.m. The fairground featuring fun rides, sweets, food and drinks opens on Friday from 6 p.m., Saturday from 2 p.m., Sunday and Monday from 2 p.m. Get the detailed event flyer at our information counter or download it here:                           
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Address:    Am Kiefernkopf 20, 66877 Ramstein-Miesenbach

Friday, September 2 NABUCCO - Open-Air Opera

On the occasion of its 30th anniversary the Ramstein community center Haus des Bürgers hosts “Nabucco”, a world-famous opera by Giuseppe Verdi. The opera performance is held on an open-air stage in front of the town hall. “Nabucco” is presented by the top-class ensemble “Festspieloper Prag” with 100 participants including excellent solo singers, coral singers and orchestral musicians. The powerful music, the impressive costumes and the open-air atmosphere make this monumental opera a unique one. The performance is in Italian. It starts at 8 p.m. Tickets are available in three price categories: € 60 / € 48/ € 35. For reservations please call the Haus des Bürgers at 06371-592220.                               

Address:    Am Neuen Markt 6; 66877 Ramstein


Dear visitors and residents of the Ramstein and Kaiserslautern area,

Welcome to the website of RAMSTEIN GATEWAY – Window to Germany. We hope the information provided helps our American friends on and around Ramstein Air Base to make your stay in Germany a most pleasant one.

You will find advices and hints about off base sights and attractions in the Ramstein and Kaiserslautern area. This region with its diversified scenery has a lot to offer, not only for nature lovers. Stony traces of the past like ancient castle ruins and historic sites shrouded in legend wait to be discovered by you.

This website also includes information about sports and leisure time facilities and activities for families and kids. If you are planning to dine out please check the list of local restaurants that offers a broad variety of different cuisines. The shopping information guide will help you find the right place to buy whatever you need.

Celebrating and hospitality are the main characteristics this particular region of Germany is famous for. The calendar of events lists city and village festivals, fairs, markets, concerts and shows in the local area.

Now enjoy your stay in the Ramstein area! Come and join us in celebrating, make new friends and explore the Palatinate way of life.

You are cordially welcome!
The RAMSTEIN GATEWAY - Window to Rheinland-Pfalz - Team
and the local tourism representatives