Jura folk festival traditionally Bavarian in Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz Neumarkt i.d.OPf. (tvo). It’s not always the Munich Oktoberfest: until you drop, according to Bavarian tradition you can celebrate at the Jura folk festival in Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz. For eleven days, this year from 12 to August 22, the Gaudi carrousel, turns in the town of Palatine and differently than during the October Festival to not box himself here for places in the marquees. Boxed is still, because on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the local Department of the box is an international boxing match part of the framework programme. Powerful what there is for the eyes and ears with two high fireworks on both fixed Mondays.
The dogs deliver the catcher, however, the traditional horse and foal show on the last day (August 22). On the free area behind the Jura halls, they are presented and awarded. In addition to splendidly caparisoned steed, also coaches and carriages can be admired. In addition numerous rides, bands provide for exercise, fun and good mood and culinary delights. Information: Tourist info Neumarkt i.d.OPf., Rathausplatz 1, 92318 Neumarkt i.d.OPf, Tel. 09181/255-125, fax 09181/255-198 for cyclists and hikers: the bike bus Steinwald Krummennaab (tvo).
Nestled between the Fichtelgebirge mountains and upper Palatine forest he arches over 900 metres high granite back of the stone forest. With 24.6 hectares, the Steinwald nature park is the smallest nature park in Bavaria, but also a particularly attractive. The unique landscape on a 63-kilometre circular cycle route opens up for cyclists and hikers. Who want to go that far, since June 2011 on the bike bus Steinwald “accessible back and resign as comfortable individual stages. Until September 11, the bus runs four tours per day and eight stops. Up to 20 wheels can be transported inside the trailer.