The German Wine Route has many wine festivals throughout the year with Deutsches Weinlesefest (German Wine Harvesting Festival) happening from 2nd to 15th October. The German Wine Festival is the highlight of the wine festival season in the Palatinate with the largest winemakers parade in Germany. This is the site of Germany’s largest wine festival parade with more than 100,000 visitors. It is also the second largest wine festival in the world, after the nearby Dürkheimer sausage market. Its main tourist attraction is the Neustadter winemakers’ parade .
- Stuttgart Beer Festival, Germany : Till 14th October
- Frankfurt Book Fair, Germany : 10th – 14th October