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July 28 @ 8:00 am - July 30 @ 5:00 pm

Welcome to German Fest Milwaukee, Southeast Wisconsin’s premier German ethnic festival and “A Milwaukee Tradition”.

Established in 1981, German Fest has been celebrating German culture and tradition along the beautiful shoreline of Lake Michigan.  The fest is held during the last full weekend in July every year.

All things German… for ALL ages!

In addition, the THE STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® SERIES features the top lumberjack athletes in the country competing in thrilling chopping and sawing competitions will host its U.S. Pro and Collegiate Championship at GERMAN FEST! Top athletes like reigning four-time champion Matt Cogar, “King of the Lumberjacks” Mel Lentz, and a host of up-and-coming axemen will stake their claim as the best American lumberjack.

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July 28 @ 8:00 am
July 30 @ 5:00 pm


German Fest Milwaukee W140 N5761 Lilly Rd
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051 United States
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