Since the Ingelheim Harbor Festival cannot take place as usual this year due to the corona pandemic, Ingelheimer Kultur und Marketing GmbH (IKuM) and the city of Ingelheim have planned an alternative event. This colorful evening "harbor festival together at home" around the harbor festival will take place on July 25th at 7 pm in the kING culture and congress hall Ingelheim and will be streamed live.
In order to offer all interested parties the opportunity to take part in the evening, it will be streamed free of charge via the YouTube channel of the kING Kultur- und Kongresshalle Ingelheim. The winners of the tickets for participation in the kING event have already been drawn and will be notified.
The online stream for the event can be found on the YouTube channel of the kING Kultur- und Kongresshalle Ingelheim. The link is:
The evening will focus on the harbor festival, its history and Frei-Weinheim. Andreas Bockius - known as the Mainz05 stadium announcer, Weinummer Bub and former meeting president of the CV Frei-Weinheim - leads through the evening with various talk guests. Among other things, there will be a small competition and the Ingelheim band DisCover will provide musical accompaniment for the evening. The incumbent Ingelheim red wine queen Ann-Kathrin I. will act as co-moderator on this evening and keep in contact with the online viewers. In addition, two outside reporters will be on the Jungau all evening, looking for traces of the harbor festival.
To sweeten the virtual tour of the harbor festival with traditional delicacies, there is the “Hafenfest-Tüte-to-Go” from the Marx family for at home. The content is intended for two people and includes, among other things, a currywurst variation from the butcher Petry, a large bottle of beer for the port festival of the Goldener Engel brewery, a bottle of wine from a port festival winemaker, the original port festival chocolate kisses, and other sweet treats. The price is 30 euros.
Anyone who has ordered a “Hafenfest-Tüte-to-Go” from Ingelheimer Kultur und Marketing GmbH in advance can do so from 21.-25. Pick up in July from the Marx family caravan in front of the kING from 12 noon to 5.30 p.m. There is also the option of purchasing a bag for those who decide spontaneously, as well as other, other delicacies.
In the period from 24.-26. July, when the Ingelheim harbor festival would have taken place under normal circumstances, the harbor at the Ingelheim pier will be illuminated in red. The Ingelheimer Kultur und Marketing GmbH wants to draw attention to the difficult situation in the event industry together with the company K&S Veranstaltungstechnik. The campaign is based on the "Night of light", as an appeal from the event industry in Corona times. More information at https://night-of-light.de/ . On Sunday evening around 10 p.m., a colorful light show will remind of the final fireworks display of the Ingelheim Harbor Festival.
You can get in the mood for the events in this video .
In addition to the event "Harbor Festival together at home", Ingelheimer Kultur und Marketing GmbH (IKuM) and the city of Ingelheim would like to commemorate the important city festival on the Rhine with a small picture exhibition .
A small selection of historical pictures is exhibited along the path under the pastures on the Jungau. These can be admired from Wednesday, July 23rd up to and including Friday, August 21st . The pictures come from the city archive as well as from private collections.