Friday, May 12, 2017 – Saturday, May 13, 2017,  Weimar

The Gedenke! Weimar German Festival is “where Texas hospitality and German customs meet!” The Weimar Gedenke Cook-Off teams will kick off this year’s event on Friday, May 12th with the majority of activities being held on Saturday, May 13th. The Fun Run will get set the festival in motion early Saturday morning. Enjoy free admission and free parking. Everyone is invited for fun, music, games, good food and great bands. Don’t forget to slip on your cowboy boots for some dancing. Gedenke is where we meet up with ole’ friends and make some new ones. Come share in the wonderful German heritage that makes this community so great.  Be sure and watch the parade starting at noon on Saturday.

Schedule:

FRIDAY:

10 AM – tee time for the 1st Annual Golf Tournament (Weimar Golf Club)

4 PM to 8 PM – Bar-B-Que Cook Off check-in (Weimar City Park)

SATURDAY:

Bar-B-Q Cook-off (City Park)

7:30 AM – 5K Fun Run/Walk Registration (Weimar Soccer Park)

8 AM – 5K Run/Walk begins

11 AM – The Czeckaholics Band @ Park Pavilion

12 noon – Parade begins

5 PM – 9 PM – Broken Alibi Band

9 PM – midnight – Steel Country Band

Other activities: St. Michael’s homemade hamburgers & sausage on a stick, The Rotary Club’s cold sodas & Silent Auction, Encore Lion’s Pie Contest & Auction, various vendor booths, and games for the kids.

 

See more at: Weimar Area Chamber of Commerce website or call the Weimar Chamber at 979-725-9511.