Eurofolkfestival Ingelheim

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Country and Region GermanyRhineland-Palatinate
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Ingelheim, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Festival Contact Information

Erwin Schwarz
Badweg 6
55218 Ingelheim

Festival Description

Since 1972 the annual folk music festival—the Eurofolkfestival Ingelheim is considered as one of the most beautiful festivals in Germany. The event features folk music, world music, ska, reggae, singer/songwriter, and ethnic music. It has established itself as an event that draws young people and those interested in environmental causes. The number of visitors varies between 2,000 to 3,000 each year. The festival takes place usually between the middle of June to the middle of July and always lasts from Friday to Sunday.

Festival Dates June 29 - July 1, 2012
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Festival Events:

Program 2009:
  • Friday, July 10
    • Los 4 del Son (Cuban Salsa)
    • Orange (percussive ethno trance)
    • Adictum
  • Saturday, July 11
    • Alexandr Danko (Russian accordion)
    • Moonband (American singer/songwriter)
    • Gordon & Friends (Irish folk)
    • Six Nation (Reggae)
    • Feuertanzer
  • Sunday, July 12
    • Aira da Pedra (Spanish folk)
    • Esperanska (Latin-Ska)


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Practical Info:

  • Season Ticket €28
  • Single ticket Friday €15
  • Single ticket Saturday €18
  • Single ticket Sunday €10


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