Becoming a member of the “Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road” working group
The “Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road” working group (“Arbeitsgemeinschaft Mittelfränkische Bocksbeutelstraße”) brings the winegrowers, pubs and restaurants, winegrowing associations, local government representatives and other stakeholders along the Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road together. It is tasked, according to its articles of association, with boosting the profile and increasing the significance of the Middle Franconian winegrowing region.
The working group offers its members wide-ranging opportunities to participate in advertising activities, trade fairs, promotional campaigns and other activities. Regular excursions and meet-ups are also organized to promote the flow of information and exchange of ideas between members.
Detailed information on joining the working group is available on request from info(at)bocksbeutelstrasse.de.
Orders for promotional material and flags
A selection of promotional materials designed to facilitate presentation of the Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road as a coherent brand have been designed and produced. For information on flags, displays and other promotional material, members of the “Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road” working group (“Arbeitsgemeinschaft Mittelfränkische Bocksbeutelstraße”) and other interested stakeholders can contact the office of the working group at: info(at)bocksbeutelstrasse.de or phone +49 (0)9162 124-24.
Franconia – A Land of Wine and Beauty
Over 250 top-class winemakers, wine restaurants, accommodation providers, hiking trails and events in Franconia have already been awarded the quality seal “Franconia – Land of Wine and Beauty.” Hosts can apply for certification every year. Information on application deadlines and assessment criteria etc. is available from the office of the “Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road” working group. Emailinfo(at)bocksbeutelstrasse.de or phone +49 (0)9162 124-24. All certified hosts and information on what they have to offer are listed under http://en.franken-weinland.de/.
German Tourism Association classification
The German Tourism Association’s star awards are an important criterion when selecting accommodation. Hosts with holiday apartments and private rooms on the Middle Franconian Bocksbeutel Road can apply for classification through the tourism promotion agency Tourismusverband Steigerwald. Phone +49 (0)9162 124-30 for further information or email info(at)steigerwald-info.de