Stadt Ehingen




The Ehinger Beer Year


  • Galerie Kunstkeller: Alternating exhibitions throughout the year in the field of visual arts, three-dimensional works of art, arts and crafts, photography, but also readings, concerts and glittering parties entice you to the atmospheric brewery cellar vault.
  • Three kings jazz: Jazz fans meet up for the three kings jazz event in the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg.


  • Ehinger Fasnet: Make sure you don’t miss the “Glombiger Doschtig”. A fervent carnival, fireworks, city party night and good Ehing beer await you. The climax of the Ehinger Fasnet is the masked procession on Shrove Tuesday lasting several hours.


  • March tapping: The kick-off for Märzenbier is always celebrated on the last Friday in February at the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg.
  • Schwanenwirt‘s Kupferdächle: Copper-coloured special beer with fine malt aromas.
  • Märzenbier tapping at the Schwanen: The brewer likes to drink Märzenbier ("März is the German word for March) in March



  • The day of the beer on 23.04.: Celebrate the beer week at the brewery/pub with many events such as a beer quiz, book reading with Zwickelbier and many others things to do with beer.
  • Schwanenwirt‘s Rauchbier. People don’t only like to drink Rauchbier in Bamberg.


  • May jazz with the opening of the brewery garden. Jazz fans meet up on 01 May at the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg and open the beer garden season.
  • Maibock beer. A strong start into the summer at the Schwanen.


  • Summertime = ale beer time. A new ale beer creation from the Schwanen brewery every year.
  • Ehinger Musiksommer: A row of events where local people engaged in the cultural sector meet musicians of an international standing. The Musiksommer offers fans of all musical genres superior concerts.


  • Ulrichsfest: Celebrate with the Berg Brauerei in Ehingen-Berg in the festival tent, brewery garden and the entire brewery premises.
  • BrauereiGewölbe: The Berg brewery museum comes to life at the Ulrichsfest. Old equipment and machinery is used to brew and bottle beer.
  • Summer and children’s festival: 4 days of fun for young and old on the Ehinger fairground. Barrel tapping, morning pint and groovy party music.


  • Ehinger City Film Festival: A chilled beer is the ideal companion for the hot summer nights at the Ehinger City Film Festival on the market square. Admission is free!
  • Herbstgold beer tapping: The kick-off of the Herbstgold beer is always celebrated on the last Friday in August in the brewery garden of the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg.


  • Ehgner Kirbe: The “Ehgner Kirbe” is celebrated on the last weekend of the summer holidays. The large festival held by the clubs/associations invites you to spend some time socializing in the city centre.
  • October festival weeks in the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg.
  • Brewers’ New Year’s Eve: Celebrate the turn of the year for brewers at the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg. The brewing year ends on 30.09., the new one begins when hops and malt are freshly harvested.
  • The summer comes to an end at the Schwanen with the strength of the Weizendoppelbock beer.


  • Schwarzbier tapping: The Schwarzbier from the Schwanen brewery in October is as black as night.
  • Jazz days: The finest concerts and “local” events always await you at the second weekend in October.


    • Bockbier tapping at Martin and Ulrich: Two different Bockbiers are tapped at the BrauereiWirtschaft Berg – St. Ulrichsbock and Weizen-Bock – tasty goose specialities are served to go with them.
    • Ehinger Bier: Every year, ca. 2 kg of hops of the Ehinger Perle variety are harvested, turned into Ehinger beer and served at the Schwanen in November.


      • Christmas market: The atmospheric Christmas market in the city centre invites you to come by for many festive surprises and fine Christmas beer.
      • Malty Christmas beer for some reflective time at the Schwanen.

      You can find many more beer culture event ideas on the websites of the Berg Brauerei and Gasthof Brauerei Schwanen.

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