Hermann’s Christmas season officially opens with a Lantern Parade through the historic district, beginning and ending at the Riverfront Park Pavilion with Christmas lights, music, and refreshments. Rooted in the legend of the knight who gave his lantern to a beggar for warmth and light in the freezing cold, Hermann's Lantern Parade helps show our
Sunday, July 4th, enjoy fried chicken dinners starting at 12 noon, kids activities under the pavilion and bouncy house. The Muskrat keel boat will be on display with docents in period costume. Registration for the Kiddie Tractor Pull and the Turtle Races begins at 3 pm with the peddle tractor pull beginning at 4 pm.
5K run/walk for all ages. Race fee is $20 and includes an official race t-shirt. Race will begin at the Riverfront Park. All proceeds go to the Hermann VFW Post 4182. Register early to ensure your t-shirt order. Registration available on day of the event at 7:30am. Discounts apply for ages 15 and under and