Festival Châteaux & Légendes

" Le Tournoi des Géants", a night-time wandering show combining projection, theatre and music in the world of Rhenish legends. "

Since its creation, the Collectivité européenne d'Alsace has been developing a large number of actions with a strong ambition: to highlight the castles of the Rhine Valley as a land of legends.
From 31 May to 2 June, plunge into the world of Rhine legends with ‘The Tournament of Giants’.
Enjoy unforgettable entertainment during the day, and take in the night-time shows that will take you on a journey through time and the imaginary world.

On the programme:
- June 1 and 2: daytime entertainment
- From 10am to 5pm: garden workshop led by the château's mediators.
- From 2.30pm to 8pm: a parade of giants led by Art'Themis.
- At 4pm, 6pm and 8pm: tournament music by Trombinacoolos (June 1) and Quintet cuivres Beatus (June 2).
- At 3pm, 5pm and 7pm: historical show ‘Sport in the Middle Ages’ by Lune d'Ambre.
- From 2pm to 7pm: watercolour workshop on the theme of giants and castles with Atelier de Free.

From 31st to 2nd June: night show
- At 9.30pm, take part in the wandering show ‘Le Tournoi des Géants’. A unique experience combining projection, theatre and music, it tells the story of the giants and other creatures that once inhabited the Rhine Valley. Created by John Howe, artistic director of The Lord of the Rings, and Jim Danton, director, this show adapted by Compagnie du Reflet will take you on a journey through time and imagination.
Information and bookings online at: www.chateau-hohlandsbourg.com

Additional information
  • Matériel nécessaire : Warm clothes , Wet weather clothing
  • Languages spoken : German, English
  • Prices : Children Under 6: free
    Reduced rate: € 10
    Adult: € 15
    Family (2 adults, and 2 children - 6 to 17 year olds): € 20
    No additional charge.
  • Type d'évènement, exposition : Spectacle
  • Lieu/Départ de la manifestation : Hohlandsbourg Castle
    Car park at 10 min walk
    Parking spaces reserved for the disabled (please call ahead)
  • Stationnement pour véhicules : Less than 200 m from a free public car park, Coach parking

Opening times and days are liable to change according to circumstances. Please take all the necessary precautions.

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