Still time to get there:
"The Dachau Folk Festival is well known in Bavaria and will take place from 7 to 16 August.
The Dachau Folkmusic associations have prepared their traditional programs.
A pint of beer will cost only 3.50 Euro.
The Festival will take place on the meadow beneath the Old City, whereas a Luna Park will be created by 77 booth owners which will present a variety of games and entertainment.
25 booth will offer typical Bavarian food, so that the genuine old Bavarian Wies'n-Stimmung (festival atmosphere) will be guaranteed.
In the 5 big festival tents the spectators will get food and drinks.
The town of Dachau will present this year also attractions for all ages: for kids there will be 7 lovingly decorated driving and carouselle facilities. For the youth and those young at heart there will be some speedy and very modern driving-games facilities. Inside, Free style, Wild House, Petersburg slide. Furthermore, the fun & comedy booth of Michael Kollmann will be present.
The town of Dachau is expecting this year as well many hundreds of thousands of visitors during the folk festival. That's why the public is happily welcomed to prefer public transportation.
The festival meadow is only a short distance from the train station. The visitors coming by bike will find over 700 parking facilities.
This year the bike parking will be protected by security guards.
The town of Dachau is stressing furthermore that the fireworks will take place this year on Thursday, 12 August 2004."
(free translation by Elena)