Was ist los in Franken?


Maitag in Germany

Maitag in Germany

May Day in Germany is rife with old traditions, filled with myths and mysteries, and the celebration of spring.

April 20, 2021 ×
Frohe Ostern – Easter in Franconia

Frohe Ostern – Easter in Franconia

As winter slowly loses its grip on the Franconian landscape, people are getting ready for spring. The locals follow ancient rituals and celebrate the beginning of the new season with some old and treasured traditions.

March 18, 2021 ×
Was ist los in Franken? Golf courses and miniature golf

Was ist los in Franken? Golf courses and miniature golf

The Ansbach region features several golf courses; most of them are private clubs that welcome guest players. Miniature golf courses are often found in the cities and offer a fun outing for the whole family. 

July 10, 2020 ×
Was ist los in Franken? Zoos and wild life parks

Was ist los in Franken? Zoos and wild life parks

Several wild life parks, an aquarium and a large zoo are located close enough to USAG Ansbach for a day trip;  some of the smaller parks are low cost or admission free and make a perfect opportunity for a family outing.

June 24, 2020 ×
Outreach-KONTAKT Franken elects new leadership, makes plans for the year

Outreach-KONTAKT Franken elects new leadership, makes plans for the year

The local German-American friendship club “Outreach-KONTAKT Franken” recently elected board members for 2020; a first planning meeting took place March 10. The biggest change is the permanent move of the regular Stammtisch meetings from Tuesdays to Thursdays.

March 11, 2020 ×
Was ist los in Franken? Jan. 24, 2020

Was ist los in Franken? Jan. 24, 2020

“Was ist los in Franken?” details off-post community events and activities occurring throughout the Franconian region.

January 21, 2020 ×
Holiday traditions light up the season in Germany

Holiday traditions light up the season in Germany

The advent season and Christmas time in Germany is magical. Typical German seasonal customs make the darkest time of the year shine bright.

November 14, 2019 ×
Was ist los in Franken? Holiday Edition – Nov. 15, 2019

Was ist los in Franken? Holiday Edition – Nov. 15, 2019

“Was ist los in Franken?” details off-post community events and activities occurring throughout the Franconian region.

November 14, 2019 ×
Was ist los in Franken? Sept. 6, 2019

Was ist los in Franken? Sept. 6, 2019

“Was ist los in Franken?” details off-post community events and activities occurring throughout the Franconian region.

September 5, 2019 ×
Verkündung der Reichsstadtprivilegien für die Stadt Rothenburg - 1274

Was ist los in Franken? July 26, 2019

“Was ist los in Franken?” details off-post community events and activities occurring throughout the Franconian region.

July 23, 2019 ×