Skip to main content

VOLKSFEST - Waupun

Aug 25, 2015 11:27AM ● Published by Jim

Waupun is proud to present the 22nd Annual Volksfest which will bring the tradition and tastes of Munich to Wisconsin on September 11th and 12th.  The event will be held at Tanner Park which is located across the street from Waupun's Community Center on Spring Street. Volksfest is free to get in and open to all ages.  The Waupun Volksfest  features traditional German food, beer, as well as many fun activities, and live music from some of Wisconsin's best polka bands.

At 4:30 p.m., buergermeister (mayor) Kyle Clark will be present for the official tapping of the keg. Friday music entertainment features Carol and the Keynotes, Tuba Dan, Good Time Dutchmen and Music Connection. Saturday starts out with a pancake breakfast served by the Kiwanis from 7:00-10:00 a.m. Next get on your running shoes on for the Wild Goose Chase which starts at 8:30 a.m. with a 10K at 9 a.m. and 5K at 10 a.m. and a kids fun run at 10:30 a.m. At 9:00 a.m. be sure to see the Warrior Blaskapelle (highschool polka band). From 9:30-11:30 a.m. enjoy the Volkswalk. More music can be heard starting at 10:00 a.m. with entertainment by the Sugar Bush Boys. Music and more entertainment continues through the day with The Leon Olsen Show, Jerry Schneider Band and Gary's Ridgeland Dutchmen. There is also a stumpf fiddle contest at 4:00 p.m.

For more information go to http://waupunvolksfest.com or call 920-324-3044

Arts+Entertainment Waupun, Volksfest, German Festival, Polka, Music
  • Tour de Marsh

    01/17/2018
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Moms Unite - Wednesday Morning Group

    01/17/2018
    08:30AM — 09:30AM

    Join us for a Mom's Group! Bring your kids or bring yourself! The choice is yours! Our Mom's g...


  • Purpose Workshop

    01/17/2018
    04:30PM — 06:30PM

    Research shows that people who know their purpose and can clearly articulate it can add up to sev...


  • Schedule: Each day, the tour actor/educators will rehearse with the students for three hours plus...


  • Krafty Kids

    01/17/2018
    05:30PM — 07:30PM

    Drop off your 4 year old or older child/children for a craft time while you play Volleyball for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    01/21/2018
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    01/22/2018
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • WIRED Double Days

    01/22/2018
    07:00AM — 09:00PM

    WIRED Study Club is for 7th-12th grade students. READ, STUDY or DO HOMEWORK @ The Open Door Coffe...


  • Krafty Kids

    01/22/2018
    05:30PM — 07:30PM

    Drop off your 4 year old or older child/children for a craft time while you play Volleyball for t...


  • The Joy Hour

    01/22/2018
    06:00PM — 07:00PM

    Want to make a change in your life but not sure how to make it last. Join us at The Joy Hour, wit...



High School Sports
Weekly Recipes