Different events in the cultural region of the Rheingau are intended specifically for children and families.
In 2011 among these are:
Hessian family day in Eltville/Rhine (17 September 2011):
3 stages 100 clubs and organisations from Eltville, the Rheingau and from all over the state of Hesse more than 1,000 active participants welcome their guests:
Once the 6th Hessian family day will be opened in Eltville/Rhine 17 September at 10 a.m. a colourful and varied programme awaits the entire family. Visitors can participate in the family olympics, a kind of mini olympics, can cheer for show groups and bands on stage, get informed about the broad range of offers that the many clubs offer and can be active themselves. The activities take place in the historic district, in the castle and along the river promenade. The town of Eltville/Rhine is delighted to host this big family event, which takes place every 2 years in a different city in the state of Hesse.
Further information can be obtained at:
Familientagsbüro der Stadt Eltville am Rhein
Phone: 06123 - 697 100
Internet: www.eltville.de or www.hessischer-familientag.de