Wagner Festival Bayreuth - Appointment: 25th July - 28th August 2019
The Bayreuth Festival is one of the most successful classical music festivals in Germany. This is where the crème de la crème of the international classical music scene meets and stages an event of superlatives over several days. The tickets are coveted and often sold out months in advance. However, if you can name one of the coveted tickets, you can look forward to this event. Idyllically situated on the Green Hill, the events take place in the Bayreuth Festspielhaus, built by Richard Wagner and Otto Brückwald. Even the panoramic view out of the countryside is rewarded with travel and costs.
Speaking of view: The Bayreuth Festival is known for its extravagant and elaborate costumes - keep your eyes open. Traditionally, each year Richard Wagner's famous operas are performed, captivating audiences with their orchestral starring and always stunning stage design. Whether fir trees or Parsifal - here you can enjoy the world's best operas. The atmosphere of the Bayreuth Festival or the Richard Wagner Festival can not only be heard on the grounds, but Bayreuth is all about classic music this weekend.
For a few years, the sold-out events are broadcast live on big screens in the heart of the city. So why not stroll through the picturesque old town of Bayreuth at noon and enjoy the music and theater performances in the evening with other classical music fans? For the younger guests there are also performances that introduce the children playfully to the opera and the work of Richard Wagner. The versions are shortened and made suitable for children. Bayreuth: an experience for the whole family.