Germanfest Picnic at Carillon Park 2015
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Germanfest Picnic at Carillon Park 2015

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Germanfest Picnic at Carillon Park 2015

When: Past Event - Sunday, August 16, 2015
- This page may be updated if the event is repeated.
Where: Carillon Park
1000 Carillon Blvd, Dayton, OH 45409 [map it]
Cost: Free Event

Celebrate the 32nd Germanfest Picnic at Carillon Historical Park from Friday, August 14 thru Sunday August 16, 2015.

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Germanfest Picnic - Dayton OHGermanfest Beer!There are many ways to enjoy a culture; its food, its drink, music, the crafts, and an appreciation of its history. Germanfest offers all of these.

There are a few festivals that celebrate German traditions around the city, but this fest dives deeper, to give a glimpse of the German heritage that has given Dayton some of its cultural identity all while enjoying an import beer and a schnitzel.

This year Germanfest celebrates it's 32nd year at Carillon Historical Park from Friday, August 14 thru Sunday August 16, 2015.

They will once again have the special craft beer trailer in addition to the usual unmatched selection of German brews as well as the usual Bier & Wine Gartens. 

Here's what else you can look forward to at Germanfest:

  • The food, of course! Authentic German Food including Schnitzel Dinners, Brats, Metts, German Potato Salad
  • Continuous live German Music with Alpen Echos, Spass!, Chardon Polka Band and Organ Grinder Ted Guillaum
  • On-Site Parking $2
  • Friday - Opening Ceremonies and Keg Tapping - 6pm.
  • Kidz Zone Games & Rides
  • ATM Located in Kettering Building 
  • German Import Haus 
  • Craft Vendors
  • Polka Mass - 11:00 Sunday
  • Genealogy Support 
  • Huge selection of German Draft and Bottled Beer
  • Biergarten and Weingarten
  • Membership Opportunities
  • Grand Raffle Prize - 2 tickets to Germany and continuous mini-raffles
  • Bavarian Fashion Show and Best German Beard Contest - Saturday
  • 5K AND 10K Walk and Run

Germanfest has been voted #3 festival in the region and this year were named by the Dayton Daily News as being in the top 11 food festivals in the region.

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 32nd Annual Germanfest Picnic. Three big days at Carillon Historical Park, 1000 Carillon Blvd., in Dayton.

More Information

  • Related Profile:

    Dayton Liederkranz Turner

    Dayton's oldest German organization. The group's purpose is to promote and preserve German culture and traditions in the Miami Valley.
  • Event Venue:

    Carillon Park
    1000 Carillon Blvd
    Dayton, OH 45409
    [Get Map]
    Call: 937-293-2841
    Experience Dayton's rich heritage of creativity and invention at Carillon Historical Park! Enjoy our beautiful 65-acre campus with 25 special exhibit buildings and structures ready for you to explore. See the actual 1905 Wright Flyer III.
  • Map / Directions:

    Carillon Park
    1000 Carillon Blvd
    Dayton, OH 45409
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