GermanFest

OCTOBER 13, 2018

Discover your inner German and party at the Athenaeum, for the Athenaeum. Enjoy vendors, Durstig Games, live Wiener Dog Races,  Strong Man Competition, ZwergenLand For Kids, German beer, German food and more. All proceeds from GermanFest benefit the maintenance and care of the Historic Athenaeum. Celebrate German-American Day with this unique family event.

 

10TH ANNUAL GERMANFEST
SCHEDULE

SPECIAL EVENTS

12:00 GERMANFEST OPENS!

1:00    (and every hour until 4:00)
WIENER DOG RACES

2:00    DURSTIG GAMES
(Awards at 6pm, MAIN STAGE)

3:00    STRONGMAN COMPETITION
YODELING CONTEST
BUILDING TOUR

4:00    BUILDING TOUR

 

MAIN STAGE (PARKING LOT)

12:00    Liederkranz Brass Band

1:15        Welcome

1:30       German American Proclamation
               Hoosier German-American
                         of the Year Award

2:00     Liederkranz Brass Band

3-6        TBD

6:00     Jeff Kelly & The Graveyard Shift

BIERGARTEN STAGE

PROST BAND ALL DAY!

3:00    YODELING CONTEST

Consider Lyft, Uber, walking, biking or public transportation!

We are located near the Indianapolis Cultural Trail, with a Pacers Bike Share at our front door.

IndyGo bus routes 3, 5, 10, 11, 17 and 21 all stop within one block of the Athenaeum.

There are BlueIndy self-serve electric cars available within a 5-minute walk.

Cars may pay to park at nearby paid meters, in one of the many lots around downtown or at The Murat Parking lot, just to the west, at Alabama and Michigan Streets.