|Lake Maschsee in Hannover, germany|
Lake Maschsee and its natural, park-like environs offer unlimited sport and leisure opportunities. Itís an ideal location for a festival where joie de vivre and a maritime flair are combined in a nearly three-week-long summernightís dream. Thus the annual Maschsee Lake Festival (from the end of July to mid-August) has developed into a magnetic attraction for visitors. For the prelude to the festival the lake is immersed in the impressive sparkle of Bengal lights. Visitors can enjoy cabaret as well as international music on the shores of the lake. And there are of course a lot of highly entertaining events everywhere for children. The festival ends with an immense fireworks display high in the air.