71st Annual Maifest Festival

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Friday May 19, 2023


Hermann’s annual celebration of spring is a beloved tradition—one of Missouri’s oldest German festivals. Highlights include Maypole dancers, the Volksplatz market place, beer gardens, German music and food, activities for children, and craft demonstrations. Festivities end Sunday afternoon with the Maifest parade.

Schnitzeljagd für Kinder
(Kid’s Scavenger Hunt)
10 am – 5 pm

Historic District: Market, 4th, Schiller

  • Maps provided at Blondie’s Dolls Toy Shop, 201 Schiller & Sugar Momma’s Candies, 407 Market
  • Up to age 15, accompanied by parent or guardian

Jaycee Beer Garden

Sesquicentennial Park, 3rd & Gutenberg

  • Beer Garden
  • Live Music
  • No Cover Charge

Spend the night in Hermann!