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July 2004

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228 years ago, on July 4, 1776, the Second Continental Congress unanimously adopted the Declaration of Independence. This important day is celebrated by Americans across the globe and the Munich expat population is no exception. The Hard Rock Cafe in Munich is hosting a variety of events. On July 3 an open-air festival will be held at Platzl 1, starting at 4 pm. On July 4 a breakfast buffet from 9:30 am–11:30 am and two brunches from 11:30 am–1:30 pm and 1:30 pm–3:30 pm will be on offer and gospel singers will be on hand to provide entertainment. Call (089) 242 949 14 to make a reservation.

For those of you who may have misplaced your copy of the Visitors’ Guide, or wish to purchase one for visiting friends or family, additional copies can be bought at the MUNICH FOUND offices for € 0.50. For our address and opening hours check page 3 of this issue.

Munich is bursting with festivals, street parties and events this summer, especially during July. On July 17, for example, the Staatstheater is auctioning off old costumes at Gärtnerplatz from midday onwards and on the same day the Altschwabinger Wirtefest (literally “festival of the landlords”), will be held on Occamstr. and neighboring streets. For a complete list of events go to

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