Friedrichshafen – The IBO cannot be dwarfed in spring 2022. From high-quality garden design to versatile barbecue events to international tourism offers: After a successful summer event in 2021, the IBO and its sister fairs “Garden & Ambiente Bodensee”, “Neues BauEn” and “Urlaub Freizeit Reisen” will go from the 16th to the 20th March 2022 back together. For many exhibitors and visitors, this fair is the starting signal for spring. In seven halls, we offer all IBO fans an all-round experience with new highlights, entertainment and shopping,” look forward to trade fair boss Klaus Wellmann and project manager Rolf Hofer. A very special premiere: The shadow theater “Moving Shadows”.
In play with light and shadow, “The Mobilés” bring majestic animals, extraordinary landscapes and emotional stories to life. Behind the screen, the artists and dancers create filigree forms with precise movements and amazing acrobatics, which on the other hand take the audience on a journey around the globe and into visually stunning fantasy worlds. During the IBO, young and old can be enchanted daily in Hall A2 by the professional shadow artists.
If the show of the “Moving Shadows” triggers wanderlust, you can be inspired by the versatile offer of “holiday leisure travel” in hall A3 and the caravan center in Foyer West for the holiday season. From camping accessories and awnings to the fully equipped motorhome, travel lovers and outdoor fans will find everything about the trend topic caravan here.
Fire and flame: New location for the barbecue park
If you send your nose on a tour of exploring the exhibition halls and follow the beguiling barbecue flavors, you will end up in the barbecue park. With a new location on the glass front in hall A5 and under the arcades in the outdoor area, the barbecue trend will be celebrated tasty during the five days of the fair both indoors and outdoors and is getting in the mood for the coming season. There are also several cheers on: In three heated barbecue competitions, the participants can sizzle to victory, for example in the election of the Miss BBQ on Friday, 18. March, where barbecue enthusiasts can compete with each other in a competition for the crown. On Saturday, 19. March, the coals then glow at the second International Lake Constance Grill Championship. As in the past, the competition at the IBO is licensed by the German Barbecue Association. The registered teams can win high-quality non-cash prizes as well as participation in the German Championship. Small talents very big: At the KidsQ, the offspring show what they can do and heat up powerfully on the grill. Registration for the barbecue competitions at www.ibo-messe.de.
Young speaker contest: Which topics move the youth?
Whether environmental protection, hatred on the net or social criticism: “In recent years, the social and political interest among young people has grown strongly. Many of these topics are increasingly relevant for young people and are becoming the focus. The IBO offers committed young people a platform with the Young Speaker Contest, explains Rolf Hofer. At the competition on Wednesday, 16. March, eloquent and eloquent students from the 8th Leave the class to the stage. “Open your mouth” is the motto of the contest, which is already offered for the second time at the spring fair. Information, registration forms and conditions of participation can be found at www.ibo-messe.de.
Tickets and opening hours
The IBO and its sister fairs “Urlaub Freizeit Reisen”, “Garten & Ambiente Bodensee” and “Neues BauEn” will take place from Wednesday, 16th to Sunday, 20. March 2022 in parallel and are open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Based on the official corona regulations, the access requirements corresponding to the time of the event will be implemented. The day ticket is available online for 9 euros and allows admission to all four trade fairs. For families, a family ticket is available online for 20 euros. Tickets available in the online shop at: https://tickets.messe-friedrichshafen.de/webshop/131/tickets.
Further information at www.ibo-messe.de, www.gartenambientebodensee.info, www.urlaubfreizeitreisen.info, www.neuesbauen.info and on www.facebook.com/ibomesse.