Germanfest activities for Friday, June 8, 2012:
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. 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 a.m. Die Freudemacher live on the Festival Pavilion Stage at the Headwaters Park Festival Plaza
12:15 p.m. Germanfest Organ Concert
Plymouth Congregational Church, 501 W Berry St
Maestro Robert Nance, organist, will perform organ masterpieces by renowned German composers for your listening pleasure.
4:00 & 8:30 p.m. MaÃŸkrug Rennen (Stein Line Relay Race)
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 raceâ€¦ 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 p.m. Fred Ziwich and the International Sound Machine live on the Festival Pavilion Stage at the Headwaters Park Festival Plaza
9:00 p.m. Alpine Express live on the Festival Pavilion Stage at the Headwaters Park Festival Plaza
Photos from previous Germanfests
2005 | 2006 | 2008 | 2009 | 2011 | 2012
Videos from previous Germanfests
2006 | 2009 | 2011 | 2012