Pentecost (Whitsuntide) - Historisches Festspiel 'Der Meistertrunk'

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Pentecost (Whitsuntide)

Events 2016

Whitsuntide is a firm high point in the program of the historical festival every year.

The festival days let resurrecting the occurrences of the year 1631 in the beautiful medieval scenery of Rothenburg.

Visit Rothenburg - take part of a performance at the festival days - and re-experience what befell to Rothenburg for more than 370 years ago.

You can order tickets here

05-13-2016 -
Friday, The sieged city

  • 12:00 a.m. Historical market at the Green market and Churchplace

  • 6:30 p.m. Initiation Event at the marketplace

  • 8:00 p.m. Historical Festival Play „The Master Draught” at the emperor room of the town hall


05-14-2016 - Saturday, The surrounded city

  • 10:00 a.m. Historical market at the Green market and Churchplace

  • 12:00 a.m. Pillage in the old city

  • 1:00 p.m. 'Kids place' with games and entertainment at the Goethe Garden

  • 1:30 p.m. Devine service at the Franziskaner church

  • 3:00 p.m. Historical Festival Play „The Master Draught” at the emperor room of the town hall

  • 5:30 p.m. Historical Festival Play „The Master Draught” at the emperor room of the town hall

  • 7:30 p.m. Historical military parade from marketplace to beergarden

  • 8:00 p.m. Guard at the gates of the city; Beergarden with live music


05-15-2016 - Sunday, The free city

  • 09:00 a.m. Pillage in the old city

  • 10:00 a.m. Historical Festival Play „The Master Draught” at the emperor room of the town hall

  • 10:30 a.m. Historical market at the Green market and Churchplace

  • 1:30 p.m. Historical Festival Play „The Master Draught” at the emperor room of the town hall

  • 3:00 p.m. Historical military parade through the old City

  • 4:00 Uhr p.m. Historical bivouac with activities Outside of Galgentor; Beergarden with live music


05-16-2016 - Monday, Fortunate, happy city

  • 10:00 a.m. camp of the troops at the marketplace

  • 10:30 a.m. Historical market at the Green market and Churchplace

  • 12:30 a.m Historical Festival Play „The Master Draught” at the emperor room of the town hall

  • 1:00 p.m. Historical bivouac with activities Outside of Galgentor; Beergarden with live music

  • 7:00 p.m. The farewell of Count Tilly from beergarden to marketplace

 
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