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Free-time activities

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Cultural activities by the International Office

During your studies, the FHWS International Office offers various cultural and leisure activities. The events for the current semester are published on this page shortly after the beginning of each semester.

March 2019

During an exiting rally through Würzburg you will explore the city in a different way and discover new sites. We prepared a quiz with questions, games and other tasks which you do together with your group.

  • Costs: none
  • Registration by 20 March 2019 via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: unlimited
  • Contact: Hannah Weth

Details

Date: Sat, 23 Mar 2019, 14:00
Veranstaltungsort: Vierröhrenbrunnen, Würzburg

April 2019

Wether together as one team or against each other in several teams - in Würzburg's best lasertag arena, you can make the most of an area of 600m2 and also explore various ways to play. Not only the "Dark Room", but also the "Futuristic Room" are equipped with black light which takes the game to an even higher fun level. Come with us and join the fun!

  • Costs: € 15 per person
  • Registration by 27 March via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment on location (no debit/credit cards accepted)
  • Max. participants: 20+
  • Contact: Tobias Landsfried

Details

Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2019, 20:00
Veranstaltungsort: Eingang Hauptbahnhof Würzburg

April 2019

We want to take you to Rothenburg and explore this wonderful and well-known town together. We walk along the fortification gates and towers to see more of this picturesque town and visit the famous Christmas shop which is open throughout the year.

  • Costs: € 11 per person
  • Travel costs: partly paid for by FHWS
  • Registration by 1 April 2019 via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment on location
  • Max. participants: unlimited
  • Contact: Xandra Kos

April 2019

We will take a 3.5 hour tour through the Hofkeller of Würzburg Residence. Afterwards, there is a wine tasting which is carried out by a wine expert. A nice evening is rounded off with a tasting of six local wines (including bread and mineral water).

April 2019

You always wanted to know everything about Würzburg Residence - the famous Würzburg landmark? Then join our tour! After a guided tour, we will visit the Court Garden and finally relax with a drink in a beer garden.

  • Guided tour at 10:30 or 14:30
  • Costs: none (paid for by FHWS)
  • Registration by 14 April 2019 via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: unlimited
  • Contact: Verena Henhammer

May 2019

Not only in Germany, "Labour Day" on 1 May is a public holiday. In Germany, however, there is the tradition to go on walks and hikes on this day. And this is what we will do, too. Our tour will either take us round Bismarckturm or along the river Main.

  • Costs: none (only for drinks, if applicable)
  • Registration by 25 April 2019 via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: unlimited

May 2019

During a 3-day trip, we will explore beautiful and famous Munich, Bavaria's state capital.

  • Costs: for accommodation
  • Travel costs: none (paid for by FHWS)
  • Registration by 1 April 2019 via e-mail to Aylin Chaban
  • Payment on location
  • Max. participants: unlimited
  • Contact: Aylin Chaban

May 2019

On 19 May, an afternoon full of sports awaits you and is rounded off with a great picnic. Exact time is not fixed yet.

  • Costs: none
  • Registration deadline: 3 days before the event by e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Contact: Xandra Kos

May 2019

We will go to an open-air concert of classical music in the grounds of the Residence Palace's court gardens and taste Franconian beer and wine.
Important information: In case of bad weather (rain), the concert will not take place; please bring blankets to sit on.

  • Costs: none (paid for by the International Office)
  • Registration by 1 June via Doodle
  • Maximum participants: no maximum
  • Contact: Aylin Chaban/International Office

June 2019

From 20 June to 23 June, there is the Umsonst & Draußen Festival (U&D) in Würzburg. The open-air (= Draußen) music festival is completely free (= Umsonst) and offers various really cool bands, a bazar and a yummy food corner.
We'd like to go to the festival on 22 June.

  • Costs: none (only personal costs for food/drinks)
  • Registration by 17 June 2019 via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Max. participants: unlimited
  • Contact: Valentina Schabus, Katharina Müller-Gerlach, Jessica Thätz

June 2019

"Festungsflimmern" takes place from 26 June to 13 July. It is an annual open-air cinema event on the grounds of Marienberg Fortress. We'd like to watch a film together with you (date to be confirmed).

  • Costs: € 12.40 per person (drinks/snacks not included)
  • Registration by 20 June 2019 via e-mail to welcome[at]fhws.de
  • Payment: form of payment to be determined
  • Maximum participants: no maximum
  • Contact: Anne Kaifer

Sports and free-time activities

Swimmer in pool
Swimmer in pool

Both FHWS sites in Würzburg and Schweinfurt have lots of options for spending your free-time.

Events in Würzburg

Events in Schweinfurt

Sport offers at FHWS

In addition to the sports offers at FHWS, both Würzburg and Schweinfurt have several sports clubs or gyms.