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Stollenfest

The Christmas Stollen (fruit cake) of Dresden is famous all over the world. It was already baked in the 15th century, and in the 18th century the Stollenfest was born. In 1730 August II the Strong ordered the Bakers’ Guild of Dresden to make a giant 1.7-ton Stollen. In 2013 the giant Stollen was 4 tons heavy and was paraded in the traditional way on the back of a horse-drawn carriage through the city. At Striezelmarkt, one of the most beautiful Christmas markets of Germany, the giant Stollen gets sold for a good cause. This year it took 2,5h hours and the whole Stollen was gone. For sure you can also buy smaller Stollen at Striezelmarkt and everywhere else in Dresden during Christmas time. The Stollenfest always takes place on the Saturday before the second Sunday in Advent. A fun event to get into Christmas mood!

Dresden

Geweldige concerten van 12-19 mei tijdens het Dixieland Festival in #Dresden.http://t.co/mXTSF6UhOu #youth #dresden #festivalsevents

Dresden

Experience great concerts full of fun and good vibrations at the Dixieland Festival in Dresden from May 12 – 19, 2013.
#youth, #dresden, #festivalsevents

http://www.germany.travel/en/events/events/music/dresden-international-dixieland-festival.html

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