Traditional Rutenfest 2024


Panorama Blick über Ravensburg

Traditional Rutenfest
19.07.24 to 23.07.24

The traditional festival delights visitors from near and far with its drumming and music groups.

The Ravensburg Rutenfest is a traditional event that brings the town to life every year in July. It is one of the oldest and largest town festivals in southern Germany and attracts visitors from near and far. The festival has a long history dating back to the 19th century and has become an important part of Ravensburg’s culture and identity.

During the Rutenfest, the town is transformed into a colorful festival area full of joy, music and happy people. The highlights of the festival are the festive parades, in which magnificently decorated floats parade through the streets and delight thousands of visitors. The various clubs and groups proudly present their creative contributions and create a unique atmosphere. The parades are accompanied by traditional music, dancing and cheering that fills the entire town.

As a guest at the Hotel Kaiserhof, you are ideally located to enjoy the Rutenfest to the full. Our hotel is just a few minutes’ walk from the main festival activities, so you can easily reach the parades and events. After an exciting day of festivities, you can look forward to your retreat at Hotel Kaiserhof.

Our preparations for the traditional festival are already underway – you can look forward to what awaits you.

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