Traditional Bavarian Customs: Local Nights and Folk Events

Experience Bavarian tradition up close!

The local nights and folk events in Ruhpolding offer you a unique opportunity to get to know and experience Bavarian customs. In traditional costumes, the musicians and dancers present their art and create an unforgettable atmosphere. The highlight of the year is the Georgiritt, where the entire community comes together to celebrate traditional customs.

The Georgiritt is one of the oldest and most important pilgrimages in Bavaria. Since 1882, participants have ridden through the village on festively decorated horses every year. They wear historical costumes and accompany a statue of Saint George, who is the patron saint of horses. The Georgiritt is a unique event that is an unforgettable experience for both locals and visitors.

Experience Bavarian customs up close and let yourself be enchanted by the unique atmosphere in Ruhpolding. Book your stay today and look forward to unforgettable local nights and folk events!

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