German-American Festival

. July 31, 2014.

The 49th annual German American Festival is Toledo’s oldest and largest ethnic festival celebrating culture, food and dance to provide an educational night filled with fun. A parade will kick off the event with performances and depictions of historic German culture. Countless activities including baking contests, Steinstossen sporting events, live music, dancing, face painting and amusement rides will have families basking in German fun. An annual favorite is the Hummel Look-Alike Contest for children ages 2-10 by pre-application. Participants dress like the famous Hummel figurines, with prizes awarded for the most authentic look-alike.

Friday, August 22 through Sunday, August 24. $8/person, children 12 and under free with an adult. $7 discount advance purchase admission tickets & $6 shuttle tickets are available for online purchase. Oak Shade Grove, 3624 Seaman Rd., Oregon. For more information, visit