Every second weekend in July, Bitburg hosts the European Festival of Folklore. More than 50 groups in traditional costumes from 15 different countries contribute to the festival, which last from Friday to Monday. There is music in the streets, in the squares and in the marquees. 1500 people present the colorful constumes of their home countries.A huge amusement park, numerous beer fountains and a stunning range of food and drinks and much more have become the natural ingredients of the Festival of Folklore.
Today, the Bitburg festival is said to be one of the biggest folklore events in Germany.
Theater Trips to Trier:
The Kreisvolkshochschule Bitburg, the district institute of adult education (phone: 06561/15-338), is happy to inform you about date, time of departure and the theater program.
The Tourist-Information Bitburger Land also provides a program preview: Im Graben 2, 64634 Bitburg, phone: 06561/9434-0, fax: 06561/9434-20, infoeMail.