All Filipina group rocks major festival in Germany

Philippine all-girl group 4th Impact electrified the audience of the 2019 Museumsuferfest in Frankfurt last August 23 to 25. (Frankfurt PCG photo)

Frankfurt, Germany — Philippine all-girl group 4th Impact performed in the 2019 Museumsuferfest, a festival in Frankfurt which celebrated its museums and its river in a unique combination of art and culture, music and gastronomy on August 23, 2019.

The quartet electrified Filipinos and Germans alike with their rendition of chart toppers by iconic artists, such as Freddie Mercury, Pink, Michael Jackson, Beyonce and Jessie J, and others.

Other performers in the event were popular German personalities like Kerstin Ott, Julian David, Samuel Roesch and Vincent Gross.

The Philippine Consulate General in Frankfurt, represented by Consul General Evelyn Austria-Garcia, and the Department of Tourism–Frankfurt Director Margarita Valdes participated in the event, and officially opened the Music Stage of the 2019 Museumsuferfest in Frankfurt with a lechon-cutting ceremony with Frankfurt City Council President Stephan Siegler and other local officials.

Consul General to Frankfurt Evelyn Austria-Garcia (in eyeglasses) and Tourism Director Margarita Valdes (second from right) join Frankfurt City Council President Dr. Stephan Siegler (in blue coat cutting the lechon) in officially opening the Music Stage of Museumsuferfest 2019 with a lechon-cutting ceremony. (Frankfurt PCG photo)

Completing the visitors’ “Philippine” experience were a photo booth with an idyllic beach setting in the country’s islands as a background and a of Filipino food truck Mr. Adobo, which served lechon kawali, lumpia and chicken barbecue.

Museumsuferfest is the biggest annual event in Frankfurt, hosting around two million visitors from various parts of Germany and neighboring countries.  For three days during the summer, Frankfurt’s museum bank along the Main River is converted into one big festival venue with stages and booths covering an eight-kilometer stretch on both sides of the river.

For more information, visit https://frankfurtpcg.de/ or
https://www.facebook.com/PHinFrankfurt/.

 

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