On the 27th of May 2018, the garden party was held for the eigth time in Eastern Styria in the Klostergarten at the forumKLOSTER Gleisdorf.
The festival was solemnly opened by the chairman of the Regional Tourism Association of Eastern Styria, Andreas Friedrich, who welcomed numerous guests of honour to this festival. His special greetings and thanks went to the Regional Tourism Association of Eastern Styria, the TIP Tourist Association Gleisdorf and the Bad Gleichenberg Tourism School for the great organisation.
Along the Pleasure Mile with more than 40 regional exhibitors, over 3,000 visitors enjoyed a wide variety of grilled specialities, homemade dumplings, sweet apple creations, first-class wines, tasty natural beer and much more.
Regional products - such as lamb sausage, jams, chocolate, honey or chokeberry - could be taken home.
One of the highlights was the wild herbs bread baking workshop by baking professional Christian Ofner.
There was also a varied programme for the youngest children - including soapstone carving and headrest binding. In addition one could experience the exciting life of the bees including show beehive live.
The visitors were entertained musically by the "Mißebner Trio" from the Waldheimat.