EventsWhat's happening in Bad Dürkheim.

From wine festivals to Advent markets: our idyllic little town of Bad Dürkheim on the edge of the Palatinate Forest is always hosting exciting, delicious and thrilling events. Ideal for anyone who wants to go exploring. Here you will regularly find the latest events in the region.

April - October

Market breakfast

In the warm season, the Obermarkt hosts an open-air breakfast on the first Saturday of every month. The event kicks off on the 1st of April with the theme of the almond blossom.
16. - 26.06.2023

Winery Raßkopf-Hofmann: Big summer wine festival

The large summer festival of the Raßkopf-Hofmann winery takes place on two consecutive weekends. Taste the exquisite wines from their selection while enjoying food from the in-house kitchen. Live music invites you to shake a leg.

Hauer Winery: Hauer & Friends

At Hauer & Friends, the Hauer Winery hosts other wineries from the surrounding area and all over Germany. Together , they offer their most exquisite wines for tasting. The after-party in the evening is the grand finale.

Park Festival Family Day

After the ecumenical church service followed by a charity run, the Park Festival invites you to a family Sunday with live music, a children's programme, food and drink, and a performance by the painters' workshop with an open studio.
18.06. & 20.08.2023

Hauer Winery: Chillout Sunday

Relax and unwind on these two Sundays at the Hauer Winery. Enjoy a glass of wine from their selection as well as culinary delicacies. A DJ will provide the background music.
23. - 26.06.2023

Hardenburg Fair

The second Fair of the season takes place that weekend at Römerplatz. From live music to culinary delights and a refreshing glass of wine, there is something for everyone.
23. - 26.06.2023

Römerkelter wine festival

In honour of the Romans, who brought wine to the region, the annual wine festival takes place at the Ungsteiner Römerkelter. Admire the architecture of the Romans while sipping exquisite wines in an ancient flair. The proceeds finance the further expansion of the open-air museum.
30.06. - 04.07.2023

Leistadt Fair

The festival at the fairground Leistadt has it all! Children's programme, culinary delicacies, beverages and, above all, the party tent of the Brenneis-Koch winery invite you to an exuberant weekend.
07. - 11.07.2023

Pfeffingen Wine Arbour

The Pfeffingen Winery invites you to celebrate daily from 5 pm and on Sunday from 10 am. Taste the wines in their range and indulge in delicious food.
08. - 09.07.2023

Winery Lebenshilfe: Court festival

The winery of Lebenshilfe Bad Dürkheim e.V. invites you to its yard party. In addition to tasting the organic wine from their own cultivation, there will be crispy grilled sausages.
14. - 17.07.2023

Wine festival at the Drei Mühlen

The estate of the Bart brothers opens its doors to the tasting of the wines from its own product range, which carry a very special note thanks to the unique soil characteristics of the site.
21. - 25.07.2023

Seebach Fair

The fair season continues! A lively entertainment programme for young and old, a wine fountain and, of course, delicious food and drinks await you on Seebach's village square. It's going to be fun!
21. - 24.07.2023

Ungstein Wine Summer

A wine presentation of a special kind! In the midst of the vines, in a beautiful ambience and with a phenomenal view of the best vineyards in the region, you will enjoy first-class wines. The event, which was voted the "Most Beautiful Wine Festival in the Palatinate" back in 2007, will spoil you with culinary delicacies and varied music. You will have the opportunity to talk to the winegrowers and ask them questions. The absolute highlight is a small wine tour through the Ungstein wines.
04. - 08.08.2023

Trift Fair

Experience a cheerful festival with lots of fun and entertainment! From the opening with the "Kerwewein" wine tasting, live music, prize skat and a rummy tournament to a tombola on the last day, many colourful programme items await.
11. - 15.08.2023

Ungstein Fair

The fair season comes to an end in Ungstein. Celebrate one last time and indulge in culinary delights and refreshing drinks. Fun for the whole family!
08. - 18.09.2023

Dürkheim Wurstmarkt

On two consecutive weekends, Bad Dürkheim rounds off the summer at the famous Wurstmarkt. The largest wine festival in the world attracts many visitors with its many showmen, fairground rides, culinary delights and, of course, exquisite wines.
18. - 22.08.2023

Wine Festival at the Egon Schmitt Winery

Enjoy fine wines from the Egon Schmitt wine cellar daily from 5 pm and Sunday from 11 am. With a conscious decision to forego musical accompaniment, there is plenty of room for convivial conversation over a glass of wine or two.
22.09. - 15.10.2023

New wine at the Römerkelter

The festival at the Römerkelter in Ungstein celebrates the last warm days of the year and the beginning of the golden autumn season. In scenic settings, the festival awaits with music, entertainment and delicious food and drinks.
23.09. - 08.10.2023

October fair in Mannheim

The biggest fair in the region is celebrated in autumn! Many colourful rides provide fun and action. From the Ferris wheel you can watch the carnival from above. Of course, you will also find many culinary specialities at the fairground.
29.09. - 15.10.2023

Winery Raßkopf-Hofmann: Bacchus Wine Festival

The Bacchus wine festival celebrates and dances in the style of the Roman god of wine. The festivities are accompanied by the winery's fine wines and a buffet full of culinary delights.
04. - 19.11.2023

St. Martin's Wine Festival

To make sure that winter is not too grey, the Raßkopf-Hofmann winery opens its doors for a cosy wine festival in winter as well. In keeping with the season, roast goose is served on all days in addition to wine and dancing.
10. - 12.11.2023

Construction fair

We love our traditional wine festivals! But after celebrating countless ones in the summer, we are now looking forward to a completely different event. You want to build your own home? You think it's great to be crafty at home, to renovate or to try out new things? You will definitely find ideas and tips on building, living and saving energy at this fair.
02. - 03.12.2023

Advent market

Shop for handmade gifts, drink mulled wine around the campfire and eat the first Christmas biscuits while listening to festive live music - the Advent market is a great way to kick off the Christmas season.