Cannstatter Wasen festival

The 168th edition of the annual Cannstatter Wasen festival in Stuttgart is taking place from 27 September to 13 October 2013. As always, visitors young and old can look forward to music, fairground rides and plenty of beer gardens and festival tents, with around 320 attractions in all. This festival in the regional capital of Baden-Württemberg is one of the biggest and best in the world and is hugely popular with families. Whether it's the barrel-tapping ceremony, the Gaydelight gay and lesbian party or the musical firework finale, fun comes first at the Cannstatter Wasen!