The nearest major airport to Kulmbach is in Nürnberg. The nearest airfield is Kulmbacher Flugplatz  (Kulmbach airfield).
The annual Bierfest  (Kulmbach Beer Festival) begins on the last Saturday in July and continues through until the first weekend in August. Be advised that getting accommodation might be a bit difficult at the time of the Bierfest. But not impossible, if you're early enough with for reservations.
The Alstadtfest (Old Town Festival) takes place on the first weekend in July and is organised by the restaurants, bars and pubs in the old part of the town.
Best of Kulmbach are fried sausages (Bratwurst) and beer.
Hotel an der Eiche 
Weisses Roß 
Hotel Purucker 
Hotel Ertl 
Hotel Kronprinz 
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