03.08. – 06.08.2018
The Main Festival will commence on the Friday with live music at the Römerberg. A municipal representative will head the opening ceremony at 6:00 pm in front of the Fountain of Justice, which will be transformed into a wine fountain for the occasion. With children's carousels, fairground rides, games, tombolas and shooting galleries, this traditional folk festival attracts children of all ages, making it the only city festival for the whole family.
Friday/Saturday from 12:00 pm to 1:00 am
Sunday/Monday from 12:00 pm to 12:00 am
The traditional fireworks display on the following Monday had to be cancelled this year due to fire hazard caused by the hot and dry weather.
There are no car parking facilities for the event and visitors are requested to use local public transport. Take Subway (U-Bahn) U4 or U5 to "Römer" or Trams 11 or 12 to "Römer/Paulskirche".