December 5 | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Weihnachtsfest, a traditional 19th century German Christmas celebration held the first two weekends in December. The event is held in the Pommer-Gentner house, which is decorated with Christmas trees adorned with authentic German ornaments. This free event features traditional German springerles and lebkuchen cookies and information on how the Christmas customs of the German immigrants became American traditions still celebrated today.
A Weihnachtsfest gift shop features items such as recipe books, German pop-up cards, unique books and other gifts appropriate for the period.