Support for the Chapelle de la Rencontre project

On 11th July 2021, Michael Mack took part in a meeting in favour of the Chapelle de la Rencontre, which took place in Portalès Castle in the presence of the President of the French Senate, Gérard Larcher, and the President of the Bundestag Wolfgang Schäuble.

The Franco-German Voice of the Youth

Europa-Park wanted to participate in a project of the “Franco-German Voices of Youth”. A great opportunity for French and German youth to make their voices heard!

Meeting with the French ambassador in Germany

Michael Mack met Anne-Marie Descôtes, French Ambassador to Germany, on the occasion of her visit to Kehl on 6 May 2021.

Company Discovery Day

Michael Mack resumed his engagement on the Franco-German Discovery Day of the Franco-German Youth Office (Office Franco-Allemand pour la Jeunesse – OFAJ), which took place on 28th April 2021, thus enabling an exchange between students and representatives of the Europa-Park company.

Meeting with the Committee on Cross-Border Cooperation

Michael Mack held talks with Vincent Muller, the French Secretary General of the Franco-German Committee for Cross-Border Cooperation (AGZ), which has been based in Kehl since 1st January 2021.

Meeting with the Centre for European Consumer Protection

Michael Mack met with representatives of the Centre for European Consumer Protection (ZEV) in Kehl to talk to the President, Mr. Vincent Thiébaut, the Secretary General, Ms. Martine Merigeau, and the project manager, Christian Tiriou, about the current focus of work.

Parlez-vous français?

At the invitation of the Honorary Consul Michael Mack, the winners of the state award in the French solo category and the members of the Baden-Württemberg state jury of the Federal Foreign Languages Competition gathered in Europa-Park on 12th September 2020.

Vive la Freundschaft!

Many guests from Germany and France attended Michael Macks’ Consular reception on the French national holiday.

Cross-border transport projects at the Upper Rhine

Michael Mack welcomed the participants of the Franco-German transport conference.

Friends from Germany and France together again

Brigitte Klinkert, President of the Haut-Rhin Department Council, visited the Honorary Consul Michael Mack after the German-French border reopened.

The border is open again!

Michael Mack took part in the reopening of the German-French border.

Dinner for the Consular Corps in Baden-Württemberg

At the invitation of Minister President Winfried Kretschmann, Michael Mack took part in the dinner that was organised on 10th March 2020 for the members of the Consular Corps of the state of Baden-Württemberg in the New Palace in Stuttgart.

New ways for Franco-German friendship as the theme of the consular New Year’s reception in Europa-Park

An efficient connection between key members involved in civil society of Franco-German friendship at the state level, as well as a stronger involvement of young people in the club activities – these were the wishes that were expressed at the first consular New Year’s reception on 12th January 2020 in Europa-Park.

Freiburg under the sign of France

Michael Mack took part in two France-related events in Freiburg on 2nd December 2019: the farewell to Martine Chantrel, the long-time director of the Centre Culturel Français, and the talk on the occasion of the 30thanniversary of the France Centre.

Consular environmental initiative ‘Honorary Consuls Plant Trees Worldwide’

Michael Mack hosted the start of the environmental initiative ‘Honorary Consuls Plant Trees Worldwide’ on 24thOctober 2019.

First Baden Architecture Prize as a symbol of Franco-German friendship

During the award ceremony of the first Baden Architecture Prize on 11th October 2019, the French Honorary Consul Michael Mack announced the special prize in the German-French architecture category.

Ringsheim – Albigny-sur-Saône: a long-lasting partnership

On 5th October, at the invitation of the Mayor of Ringsheim Pascal Weber, Honorary Consul of France Michael Mack took part in the celebration of the 25th anniversary of the community partnership Ringsheim – Albigny-sur-Saône.

Congratulations to Ms. Brigitte Klinkert

Michael and Miriam Mack accompanied Ms. Brigitte Klinkert, President of the Alsatian Departmental Council Haut-Rhin, on 9th July 2019, when she was presented the ‘Officier de la Légion d’Honneur’ badge.

M’r rede elsässisch

Michael Mack, Honorary Consul of the Republic of France, invited 4 bilingual schools (Haguenau, Ingersheim, Gerstheim, Mulhouse) from the ABCM Bilingual Association, of which Tomi Ungerer was Honorary President, to Europa-Park on 4th June 2019.

European elections in Freiburg

Michael Mack’s Honorary Consular office in Freiburg organised the European elections for French citizens who wanted to vote for the French lists.

5th Franco-German fairy-tale day

Miriam Mack, 1st chairwoman of the European Centre for Fairy-Tale Culture, welcomed around 550 children to the German-French Fairy-Tale Day in Europa-Park on 13th May 2019.

‘Euro-Electro-Show’ – Pyrotechnic Festival ‘Vents d’Est’

Michael Mack invites you to the ‘Euro Electro Show’ on Friday, 5th July 2019. A pyrotechnic show with a DJ awaits you and your friends!

Michael Mack at the Eurodistrict German-French charity run ‘KM Solidarité’

On 14th May 2019, Michael Mack, in his role as Honorary Consul, joined the start of the first Eurodistrict school charity run in the garden of the Zwei Ufer between Strasbourg and Kehl.

Official handover of ‘Les Oiseaux’ by Tomi Ungerer

The FEFA, Fondation Entente Franco-Allemande, has officially given a picture by Tomi Ungerer to the Mack family and Europa-Park.

Visit to the Conseil Départemental du Haut-Rhin

A French delegation of politicians from Alsace (Conseil Départemental du Haut-Rhin) visited Europa-Park on 30th April 2019.

20 years of integrated degree program at the Freiburg University of Education

Michael Mack’s first appearance as Honorary Consul of France at the University of Freiburg was a great success!

Discovery Day DFJW

French schoolchildren visit local company Europa-Park.

Choose France Summit in Versailles

At the invitation of French President Emmanuel Macron, Michael Mack took part in the Choose France Summit in the Palace of Versailles on Monday 21st January 2019.

Trinational lunch in Colmar

As Honorary Consul of the Republic of France, Michael Mack was invited to the tri-national meeting in Colmar.

Gala Michael Mack Honorary Consul of the Republic – France

Experience the celebration of the appointment of Michael Mack as Honorary Consul of the Republic of France.

The Franco-German friendship

Europa-Park has always valued the Franco-German friendship and wishes to further strengthen the cooperation between Germany and France.