Multigenre open-air festival „Jarni slunoHrad“ at castle Horni Hrad (Hauenstein, Czech Rep.)

updated on: 2014/03/04

We are proud to announce that on saturday, 31st of May 2014 the fourth vol. of a multigenre musical festival at castle Horni Hrad (Hauenstein) is held.
Whether you are a regular castle’s visitor or you have never heard of it, now you have a unique chance to see and hear musical groups which you would hardly find together at other festivals. Moreover, within the scenery of this wonderful historic landmark. So take your beloved and friends and come to spend with us one beautiful spring day full of fun, relaxation and interesting music, and maybe to meet interesting people!
The whole project is a result of effort of a couple of enthusiasts to organize a musical festival at castle Horni Hrad and originate an interesting tradition which not only offer always something new to the visitors, but would draw more attention to this landmark. The festival organizers want to contribute this way to its reconstruction.


updated on: 2011/03/08

Castle Horni Hrad is situated in the hills 40km south-west from Chomutov, Czech Rep. By car by the road no. 13 (E442), on the road space between Klasterec nad Ohri-Ostrov there is a marked turning to Horni Hrad (Hauenstein), from here only 1,5 km. By train to a railway station Straz nad Ohri, from here 4 km. GPS coordinates: 50°20'46.71"N, 13°1'1.5"E

Entrance and parking

updated on: 2011/03/08

The entrance money for the whole day is CZK 150.-, children up to 150 cm have free entrance. Two smaller parking places are below the castle, from here about 50 m on foot. Parking in the residential area along the road is possible. The drive to the castle is forbidden.

Festival area

updated on: 2011/03/08

Refreshment (beer, castle mead, cola, coffee, tea, sausages from the smoking-box etc.) on the courtyard. Tea-room and something good to eat you can find inside. Portable toilets and the washbasin are in front of the castle gate. Sitting on the courtyard on the wooden benches, so don’t forget take something to sit on and something to pull on in the evening. The sleeping in the tents on the meadow below the castle is possible, on condition the rules of propriety will be observed. In the whole castle area is the movement at your own risk.


The festival takes place at castle Horni Hrad (Karlovy Vary region), 4 km from Straz n/O. Here is the map or the reference to


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