The relationships between the US state of Montana and Germany run deep. In fact, Missoula enjoys a sister city relationship with the German city of Neckargemund. The Germanfest event is held every year at Missoula to remember this relationship. Even those residents who do not have any relationship with the European country attend this event to enjoy themselves.
Organization: Missoula Downtown Association
Date: 09/09/2012 update info
Time: 10:00:00 AM - 9:00:00 PM
Event Cost: varies
Venue: Germanfest in Missoula,MT
Contact: Colleen Rudio
Phone: (406) 543-4238
The Germanfest, an annual ethnic heritage celebration that highlights Missoula's Sister City relationship with Neckargemund, one of the oldest communities in Germany. The celebration is held in the Pavilion at Caras Park alongside the Clark Fork River in Missoula.
- An annual September event
- Held in downtown Missoula at Caras Park
- Costs vary for this event
Overview: In Germany, Neckargemund is among the oldest communities and this city was picked by Missoula as their sister city some years back. And since then, every year for one day, the ethnic heritage event of Germanfest is held. The fest is held at the Pavilion in Caras Park in downtown Missoula. It is just beside the Clark Fork River.
When: An annual September event
Where: Caras Park
Fees: Costs vary for this event
Details: Enjoy typical German style dancing at the fest. There is musical entertainment too, and a lot of beer for you to taste. You can also get detailed information about the German way of life and the culture of that country at the information booth. While you are at Germanfest, enjoy the ethnic cuisines from this European country.