Scheu Time 2024, © CCO 4.0 Annegret Hirschmann© CCO 4.0 Annegret Hirschmann
Nibelungen Festival, © Bernward Bertram© Bernward Bertram

Highlight Events

Discover the cultural heart of Rheinhessen: Immerse yourself in conviviality, wine, and culinary delights. Experience active adventures like cycling along the Rhine and wine hikes such as "Trullo in Flames". Enjoy fascinating theater evenings at the Nibelungen Festival or let yourself be enchanted by concert series like Da Capo and Summer in the City in Mainz. Experience unforgettable moments at Rhein in Flammen in Rheinhessen – where culture, nature, and enjoyment converge in a unique fireworks display.

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Summer in the City 2024, © mainzplus CITYMARKETING

Summer in the City 2024


Summer in the City presents international top stars again at the most beautiful venues in Mainz. The focal points are the Volkspark and the Citadel.

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Maxime Herkunft Rheinhessen Open


4 locations, 9 stops, 60 winemakers, and 350 different wines - that's what Maxime Open 2024 promises. On July 6th and 7th, 2024, from 11 am to 6 pm, the winery-hopping event in the shuttle bus around Nierstein takes place for the third time. Following the hop-on-hop-off principle, you can visit the 9 participating wineries at your leisure and enjoy exquisite wines from various winemakers in the region. A highlight for all party enthusiasts is the Chill-Out Party on July 6th starting at 6 pm at Weingut Raddeck.

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Rhine in Flames

Rhine in Flames


Rhine in Flames in Bingen and Rüdesheim is the summer experience in the romantic Rhine Valley. Let yourself be enchanted by spectacular fireworks, an illuminated fleet, and "burning" castles.

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Nibelungen Festival, © Bernward Bertram

Nibelungen Festival


Drama against a Majestic Backdrop - The Worms Nibelungen Festival is one of the most prestigious open-air theater festivals in Germany. Every year, high-caliber theater and film actors take the stage in front of the impressive backdrop of the Imperial Cathedral, telling the medieval Nibelung saga from ever-changing perspectives.

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Da Capo Alzey


The first highlight is already set. Vanessa Mai will be part of the upcoming Da Capo live in the courtyard of the castle on August 16, 2024

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Worms: Jazz & Joy


National and international stars on open-air stages, coupled with a unique backdrop, attract thousands of music enthusiasts to the music festival in Worms every year.

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Mainz Wine Festival

29.08.-01.09. and 05.-08.09.2024

Look forward to the 'most beautiful Mainz wine festival' in the city park. Always on the last weekend of August and the first weekend of September.

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