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139th Annual German-American Summerfest

Summerfest is perfect for everyone of all ages! Gather your friends and family for a day packed with fun activities and entertainment! When you need a break, enjoy plenty of seating under the trees in the Biergarten and in our new outdoor pavilion.

Sunday July 14th, 2024

Starts: Mass at 9:30am | Music at 11:30am
Location: Plattduetsche Park Biergarten
Admission: Adults - $10 | Club Members - $5 | 16 years old & under – Free!

Volksfest's German Clubs

Through singing, dancing, sports, social interest, and more, each of our member clubs is dedicated to preserving a unique aspect of German heritage. These traditions and customs have been handed down through generations, ensuring the rich cultural legacy continues.

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Join us for Summerfest at Plattduetsche Park!


  • Maßkrugstemmen - Stein Holding Contest
  • Ice Cream Parade for Kids
  • German Clubs Parade
  • Miss Plattduetsche Queen & Princess Contests

Food, Drinks, & Vendors\Import Booths

  • Various Vendors and Goods (including the Stein “Guy” & More!)
  • German Style Deli
  • North German Fish Booth (featuring local LI smoked eel, herring, and other specialities)
  • Brathaus Menu (view here)
  • Coffee & Cake Booth (baked goods from local German bakeries)
  • Beer Nuts
  • Large Selection of Import & Domestic Beer, Wine & Liquor at the Beer Hall bar

Live Entertainment

  • Foehrer Musik Freunde (traditional German brass band)
  • The NY Spitzbuam (German folk, Classic Rock & American Country)
  • Bavarian Schuhplattler Performances

Games & Activities

  • Traditional “Ladies” Games – bone up on your potato peeling & sawing skills!
  • Bounce House & Giant Slide Inflatables*
  • Candle Making
  • Caricature Drawing
  • Face Painting
  • Games of Chance

*Inflatables will have a POP (Pay One Price) bracelet. Weather permitting, the inflatables will be available from 1pm – 5pm

Get Your Tickets at the Door!


Club Members

16 & Under


Jul 14 2024


9:30 am - 6:00 pm