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GERMANFEST PICNIC AUGUST 9, 10, 11

Dust off the dirndls and lederhosen, belly up to a stein of ice cold beer and bite into a succulent schnitzel or a plump, juicy bratwurst smothered in tangy sauerkraut. It’s time again to “get your Gemuetlichkeit on” at the 30th Annual Germanfest Picnic. Three big days - Friday, August 9 from 5 – 11 p.m., Saturday, August 10 from noon – 11 p.m., and Sunday, August 11 from noon – 6 p.m. at Carillon Historical Park, 1000 Carillon Blvd., in Dayton. Polka Mass at 11 a.m. Sunday.  Enjoy the sounds of Alphorn Gruezie, Prost, Alpen Echoes, Chardon Polka Band and Organ Grinder Ted Guilliam. Big 50/50 Raffle and continuous Mini-Raffles. Best Bier selection this side of Munich!  Wonderful homemade German food.  Free admission - on-site parking $2.

HIGHLIGHTS and ATTRACTIONS

Friday
5-9:00 PM
Culture Display "Hochwasser"
Genealogy Assistance

5-8:00 PM
Organ Grinder Ted Guilliam

Curt Dalton Book Signing

6:30 PM
13th Annual Germanfest Picnic 5K Run/Walk begins
ENTERTAINMENT at Spass Platz

5:00-7:00 PM
Alphorn Gruezie
6:30 p.m.
Opening Festivities with Brian Davis - Keg Tapping - Scholarship Awards - Dayton Dragons mascot "Gem"
7:00-11:00 PM
Prost Band

Saturday
12-9:00 PM
Culture Display "Hochwasser"
Genealogy Assistance
2-7:00 PM
Organ Grinder Ted Guilliam
ENTERTAINMENT at Spass Platz
1:30-5:30 PM
Prost Band
4 PM
German Fashion Show with Meteorologist Jamie Jarosik 5:30 PM
Best German Beard Contest
6:30-11 PM
Alpen Echos

Sunday
11 AM
Polka Mass at Spass Platz
12 - 5 PM
Culture Display "Hochwasser"
Genealogy Assistance
12-4:00 PM
Organ Grinder Ted Guilliam
5:30 PM
Special Raffle Drawing

ENTERTAINMENT at Spass Platz
12-2:30 PM
Alpen Echos
2:30-6 PM
Chardon Polka Band