Things to do, Aug. 1, 2013

Travel with the USO

Rhein Main Area USOs head to the Black Forest and Triberg Aug. 3, Trier Aug. 3, Ruedesheim Aug. 4, Berlin Aug. 10, Worms Aug. 10, Bad Orb Aug. 11, Mosel River cruise Aug. 17, Frankfurt Aug. 17, Bern (Switzerland) Aug. 24 and Bad Wimpfen Aug. 24. Stop by any Wiesbaden USO office or call civ (0611) 7120-2880 for details.

Backtracking jams

The Cappuccino Casino invites music lovers in on Aug. 2, 16, 23 and 30 to enjoy various DJs and types of music. Giveaways and snacks will be featured. Call civ (0611) 411-4444 for more information.

Wine Fests

The Taunussteiner Weinfest will be held Aug. 1-3 and the Wallufer Wine Village Aug. 2-4. Other local wine fests are the Wickerer Wine Fest Aug. 2-4, the Hallgarten Wine Growers’ Festival Aug. 2-5, the Rheingauer Wine Week in Wiesbaden Agu. 9-18 and the Kostheimer Wine Grower Days Aug. 16-19.

Outdoor Rec trips

Head to Movie World Aug. 10, Meersburg Castle Aug. 17 or the Bad Duerkheim Wine Fest with Wiesbaden Outdoor Recreation. Call civ (0611) 705-5760 for details.

Castle movie

The Schloss Biebrich features special showings of the movie “To The Wonder” Aug. 2 at 6:15 and 8:30 p.m. Tickets are €5. The castle will also be the site of the International Trick Film Festival Oct. 18-21. Visit

Medieval Fest/Market

Frauenstein holds a Medieval Fest and Market Aug. 31 and Sept. 1. Entrance is free. Enjoy music, food and more.

Back-to-School B.A.S.H.

The J4H Ministry holds a Back-to-School B.A.S.H. (Being About Serving Him) Sept. 7 at 5 p.m. at the Haus des Buergers, Am Neuen Markt 4 in Ramstein. Cost is €10 featuring games, door prizes and more.

Irish Pub concerts

Wiesbaden’s Irish Pub features Bobby Brown Aug. 1, the Capones Aug. 2, karaoke Aug. 3 and 4, Steven McGowan Aug. 8, Declan Daly Aug. 9, Gear Up Duo Aug. 10, Gelon Aug. 15, Ben Kyle Aug. 16. Visit for more dates.