Today’s Germanfest events:
- 11:00 AM â€” Midnight doors open at the Headwaters Park Festival Plaza
- 11:30 AM -Â Fred Ziwich and the International Sound MachineÂ on the Festival Pavilion Main Stage
- 12:15 PM – Germanfest Organ Concert at the Cathedral of Immaculate Conception, 1122 S Clinton St
Michael Dulac, organist, will perform organ music by various German composers on the Cathedral’s large Wicks pipe organ.
- 3:45 PM – Hank Haller EnsembleÂ on the Festival Pavilion Main Stage
- 7:30 PM – Legs â€˜n Lederhosen Kontest on the Festival Pavilion Stage
Got Lederhosen? Wear ’em! If not, create your own! MC for the evening: Tina Harris from Majic 95.1 FM. Our judges for the evening will be two superstars from each of our gracious local restaurant sponsors: Club Soda, O’Sullivan’s Italian Pub, Granite City Food & Brewery, and Logan’s Roadhouse. Contestants are pre-selected; look for official entry forms in the Germanfest newspaper supplement. Win prizes and take home your trophy! Open to men and women; rules on entry form. Enter early, limited to 25 contestants. Participation is FREE! Contestants each get a moment in the spotlight as they model for a panel of celebrity judges. Prizes and trophies awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners!
- 8:00 PM – Jay Fox BandÂ on the Festival Pavilion Main Stage