Highlights in May


Putting up the Maypole in Schwangau

The maypole is a decorated tree or tree trunk which is ceremoniously placed on the village square on the 1st of May. This has been a tradition in Bavaria for decades and is festively celebrated with dance, music and beer.

Venue: Town hall in Schwangau

02.05.19 from 17 h

Special guided tour in Hohenschwangau Castle (further dates: 09.05./15.05./23.05./30.05.)    

Topic: The Royal family in Hohenschwangau Castle – special guided tour through the castle. Personal registration at the Tourist Information Schwangau required. Admission: 18 € per person.

04.05.19 from 20h

The night of music in Füssen

Live music (oldies, rock, blues, pop,…) in numerous bars in the city centre of Füssen. Pay 1x, experience many times…

Admission: 10 €. Ticket sales at all venues.

06.05.19 20:00 – 21:00

Guided tour in the evening through historic Füssen.(further dates: 13.05./ 20.05./ 27.05.)

Get to know the history of Füssen on a walk! Especially in the evening this guided tour through the romantically illuminated old town centre is a dreamlike experience. Without registration!

Costs: adults with FüssenCard 3 € / without FüssenCard 5 €. Children up to and 14 years, free of charge, teenagers between 15 and 17 years 1,50 €.

25.05. and 26.05.19

Spring Festival Schwangau

Spring festival with guided tours, test rides with test bikes, bouncy castle, kids course and much more…

Venue: Mitteldorf/Jukeleweg

25.05. and 26.05. 10:00 to 18:00hrs

Trade Fair in Füssen

The fair WIR/WE in Füssen is the fair for industry, trade, handicraft and service. More than 110 exhibitors present their products and services from all sectors at the WIR trade fair. The fair is a mixture of an exhibition and a varied supporting and children’s programme with raffles and competitions.

Venue: Eisstadion Füssen (Ice Hockey Stadium)