It’s Germanfest Picnic Time! For all devotees of Oompa-pa bands, German beer, Bavarian style food, lively crowds and Chicken dancing – we have the fest for you!
If you are looking for authenticity, this is the place to come. Join us in our Biergarten and SpassPlatz, where you will find fabulous German food, plenty of German Beer on tap, schunkeling, toasting to “Ein Prosit”, and live musical entertainment from The Klaberheads, Chardon Polka Band, and The Trans Am Euro Mutts and more all day long, which, when combined, bring out the best in fest camaraderie.
There is also a KidZone, Heritage Display, 5K and 10K race, Polka Mass, Genealogy assistance, a 50/50 Raffle, Dachshund Races and Markt Platz featuring handcrafts and German items.
Come get YOUR Gemütlichkeit on, on Friday, August 9 from 5 p.m – 11 p.m., Saturday, August 10 from 11 a.m. – 11 p.m., (5k/10K at 9 a.m.) and Sunday, August 11 from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. (Polka Mass at 10 a.m.) at RiverScape MetroPark in downtown Dayton. For more information visit www.germanfestdayton.com