GermanFest in Syracuse, NE

Join us in Syracuse, Nebraska for GermanFest on July 8 & 9, 2017 for a celebration of our German heritage! A few of the activities include the ‘Viener Races”, “Viener Vogue” style show, KinderFun, craft and food vendors, parade, RibFest, and street dance with Switchbak. A community-wide church service and a golf tournament will be held on Sunday. Our schedule of events for complete details will be coming soon so plan now to attend this family-friendly event for the entire weekend.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. When will Germanfest be held next year?
A. Germanfest is always held the 2nd Saturday of July. Mark your calendar for July 8, 2017- we look forward to seeing you next year!

Q.  Is Germanfest a family-friendly event?
A. Absolutely, Germanfest is sure to feature something for everyone. People of all ages are welcome at all Germanfest activities.

Q. Are all Germanfest activities handicap accessible?
A. Nearly every activity is in a handicap accessible location. In fact, we have reserved parking areas for our elderly folks and those with handicap stickers. To find out if you will be able to easily access the specific activities you are interested in, please ask our Germanfest committee.

Q. Is alcohol served at Germanfest?
A. Yes, alcohol is permitted but must be purchase onsite. Canned domestic beers, a German beer, and a few canned specialty drinks can be consumed within the designated areas (including the RibFest and Street Dance festivities). Mixed drinks can be enjoyed in one of the bars just up the street.