6/7/2013 – Germanfest Activities

By on June 7, 2013

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Today’s Germanfest events:

  • 11:00 AM — 1:00 AM – Doors open at the Headwaters Park Festival Plaza
  • ROCK 104 DAY at GERMANFEST! Join Rock 104 at Germanfest, broadcasting all day to kick off the Germanfest weekend. Doc, Stone, JJ, Jason Lee, and Chilly will be on hand for all the fun.
  • 11:30 AM – Jay Fox Band on the Festival Pavilion Main Stage
  • 12:15 PM – Germanfest Organ Concert at Saint Peter Catholic Church, 518 E DeWald St.
    Timothy Denton, organist, will perform organ masterpieces by renowned German composers for your listening pleasure.
  • 4:00 PM – Maßkrug Rennen (Stein Line Relay Race) at the Festival Pavilion
    Stein Line Relay Race. Sign up for this FREE event at the information booth/main gate area (or use the entry form in the Germanfest newspaper section). Teams will compete in this relay of man/beer and balloons! Sponsored by Granite City Brewing Co and Rock 104. Win fabulous prizes in the Stein Line is a relay race… with a twist. Three teams of four members each compete. Each member runs with a full stein in each hand to pass off to the next team member. First to cross the finish line with some beer STILL in the steins wins! What’s the twist you say? Each member must run with a balloon held between the knees. Don’t pop that balloon or you have to go back to your starting position! Players must be at least 21 years old to play.
  • 4:30 PM – Alpine Express on the Festival Pavilion Main Stage
  • 8:30 PM – Maßkrug Rennen (Stein Line Relay Race) at the Festival Pavilion
    Stein Line Relay Race. Sign up for this FREE event at the information booth/main gate area (or use the entry form in the Germanfest newspaper section). Teams will compete in this relay of man/beer and balloons! Sponsored by Granite City Brewing Co and Rock 104. Win fabulous prizes in the Stein Line is a relay race… with a twist. Three teams of four members each compete. Each member runs with a full stein in each hand to pass off to the next team member. First to cross the finish line with some beer STILL in the steins wins! What’s the twist you say? Each member must run with a balloon held between the knees. Don’t pop that balloon or you have to go back to your starting position! Players must be at least 21 years old to play.
  • 9:00 PM – Spitzbuam St. Louis on the Festival Pavilion Main Stage

 

The official Germanfest website

 

Photos from previous Germanfests

2005 | 2006 | 2008 | 2009 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013

 

Videos from previous Germanfests

2006 | 2009 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013

 

 

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