Germanfest

Friday, Apr 23, 2021 at 12:00pm

Heritage Park
301 North Ash Street
Muenster, TX 76252

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Wilkommen (Welcome) to the 45th annual Germanfest, sponsored by the Muenster Chamber of Commerce.

Muenster was founded in 1889 by people of German heritage and Catholic faith. This unique German community located in North Texas, of approximately 1,500, is a close-knit family in both kinship and kindred spirit.

This family, of common heritage and faith, throws one of the biggest parties in Texas, Germanfest, the last full weekend in April. This three-day festival attracts thousands to mouthwatering German sausage, scrumptious apple strudel, hearty cheeses and homemade bread, cakes and pies. So, come to Muenster and let us be your host for food, fun and frolic. Be sure to bring a "guten apetit."

Plan to participate in one or more of our exciting activities. Events include a 5k Germanfest Fun Run, a Metric Century Bicycle Rally, a Sausage and Rib Cook-Off, and other assorted competitions. There will be entertainment for the whole family, including mimes, magicians, clowns and storytellers, or the Karneval and Kinder Theater for the children, while Mom and Dad delight in dancing, music, arts and crafts, a rock-climbing wall, folk dancing, and two stages with non-stop entertainment.

Schedule:

Germanfest Barbeque Cook-Off

Being brought back as a sanctioned event under the Lone Star Barbecue Society. Chicken, Pork Spare Ribs, Brisket and Sausage. Paying 10 places, all 4 meats guaranteed.

Fisher Stage Entertainment
12:00pm - 1:30pm: nikki & ryan
2:00pm - 3:30pm: Brody Caster
4:00pm - 5:30pm: Blackout Betty
6:00pm - 7:30pm: The Wilder Blue with Zane Williams
8:00pm - Close: Fireworks, Inversion Band

German Tanze Halle/Klement Stage
12:00pm - 1:30pm: Das Ist Lustig
2:00pm - 3:30pm: Das Ist Lustig
4:00pm - 5:30pm: Ennis Czech Boys
5:30pm - 6:30pm: Opening Ceremonies
6:30pm - 8:00pm: Ennis Czech Boys
8:30pm - 10:00pm: Moravian
10:30pm - 12:00am: Alpenmusikaten

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