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17:00 Jumping For Joy
Prod Year 2002 - United States, 1964. Bobbie Dean is a boyish girl who has an extraordinary talent for basketball. Because she's a girl, Bobbie is limited in her playing. She can only compete in girl's basketball, that has restricted rules and is hardly taken serious by anyone. When Bobbie is helping her father making a delivery, some boys are playing ball. They assume she is a boy and when they see her play they want her on their college team. But when Bobbie's secret eventually gets out, there are people who are willing to use any means necessary to ensure she never touches a ball in man's basketball again.
19:00 The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug
Prod Year 2013 - Bilbo (Martin Freeman) and his companions continue their journey east and brave many dangers on their way to the Lonely Mountain, culminating in an encounter with the fearsome dragon Smaug.
22:00 The Walk
Prod Year 2015 - As a boy, Philippe Petit dreams of performing daring feats for dazzled crowds. As an adult (Joseph Gordon-Levitt), his life's ambition comes true when he becomes a high-wire artist who stares death in the face with every step. Under the guidance of mentor Papa Rudy, the French daredevil devises a plan to walk on a tightrope attached to the north and south towers of the World Trade Center. With help from his team and against all odds, Petit attempts the seemingly impossible stunt on Aug. 7, 1974.
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Buying a Car in Europe
U.S. Military personnel stationed in Europe have the opportunity to buy a new car at substantial rebates over prices in the United States. Benefits of military car sales programs include tax-free sales, fixed dollar prices and U.S specs.
Military sales program prices are fixed, so there is no time-wasting hassle, no need to bargain, no need to contact many different dealers to try to get the best price. No feeling that other customers might be getting a better price - everyone pays the same.
Staff working for the various military sales programs are specialists trained to give help and advice on all aspects of buying a U.S. spec car in Europe including help with home shipping and financing.
42nd VETERAMA - Mannheim - Maimarkt
October 7 - 9. 2016,
Xaver-Fuhr-Straße 101, 68163 Mannheim
- Europe’s largest market for antique cars, motorcycles & spare parts.
- The mecca for the antique car and modern classic scene
- Highlight for moped fans
- Holders of insider tickets (three-day tickets) can come as early as Friday, 7 October 2016
- Advanced ticket sales online
The Mechanics’ Harvest Festival
Advance VETERAMA tickets now on sale!
Homburg Flea and Antiques Market
The biggest flea and antiques market in southwest Germany, Homburg Flea and Antiques Market takes place on the first Saturday of the month, in the area known as the Forum, in front of the Homburg Rathaus (town hall) and the Landratsamt.
Draisine Tours in the Glan Valley
What to do with 40 kilometres of railway track that no-one needs anymore? Simple: keep using it, only with different vehicles. This is the opportunity that offered itself in the Glan Valley between Altenglan and Staudernheim a half hour's drive north of Kaiserslautern.
Greetings from the world's most famous "Cuckoo Clock".
The biggest and the only one of its kind. Well over fifty years old, one of the major tourist attractions in the Wiesbaden City Center.
Curious? Find out more . . .