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Germanfest 2022

Arts and Entertainment

May 3, 2022

From: Germanfest

Germanfest! One of Tulsa's premier Spring events! Join us in the great hall and on the lawn of the GAST Event Center May 6-8 for a one of a kind German celebration. Enjoy Authentic German Food, Music, and Fun! All ages are welcome to our family friendly event. Free admission and parking!

Schedule:

Friday, May 6, 2022

Entertainment:

3-5pm and 6-8pm: The Polka Miesters
Ready for a rollicking good time?! The PolkaMeisters bring a wide variety of musical styles from traditional and contemporary polkas to swing and even rock & roll. This group is sure to please the most diverse audiences.

10am-12pm and 8-9pm: Nick Brakovich
Nick is an accordion player who has performed at Germanfest for many years. We are excited to welcome him back this year as we return to in person. Specializing in a wide range of music types, Nick's music is easy listening in all forms!

12-1pm: Tulsa Accordion Band
Comprised of local accordion players, the Tulsa Accordion Band is a well known through their work at festivals and retirement communities. Ten years and going strong, we are excited to welcome them to play live at Germanfest!

2-3pm and 5-6pm: Games and Prizes with Ryan Howll

1-2pm: May Pole Wrapping w/ GAST Dancers

Childrens Activties:

Face painting: 5 - 8pm with Cara

Rainbow Girl and Cara Cox will be hosting face painting throughout the weekend. Have your face painted by one of them in a lower-level classroom.

8 - 9pm: Create Art with Miss Rainbow

Miss Rainbow will be hosting unique art classes throughout the weekend. Children can find her hosting art classes in the lower-level classroom

Games and Crafts

GAST will have various games and crafts available throughout the weekend. Our activities will work in conjunction with our scheduled Entertainment, Activities, and Face painting.

1pm-4pm: German Portrait Class

One of a kind opportunity

Partnering with Rainbowland Art Studios, GAST is proud to host a German themed portrait class on the south lawn during Germanfest! On Friday May 6, from 1-4pm, guests can participate freely in this class. Reservations are not required. You can bring your own supplies or partake of ours. In the event of rain the class will move inside to the lower level.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Entertainment:

5-7pm: The Polka Miesters
Ready for a rollicking good time?! The PolkaMeisters bring a wide variety of musical styles from traditional and contemporary polkas to swing and even rock & roll. This group is sure to please the most diverse audiences.

3-5pm: The GAST Blaskapelle
What would GAST be without its Blaskapelle?! The house band is a beloved favorite by members and guests alike. Guided by David Lawrence, it is comprised of GAST members. It will be exiciting to hear them take to the stage in the great hall.

11am-1pm: Nick Brakovich
Nick is an accordion player who has performed at Germanfest for many years. We are excited to welcome him back this year as we return to in person. Specializing in a wide range of music types, Nick's music is easy listening in all forms!

10-11am: Tulsa Accordion Band
Comprised of local accordion players, the Tulsa Accordion Band is a well known through their work at festivals and retirement communities. Ten years and going strong, we are excited to welcome them to play live at Germanfest!

7-9pm: Mach Schnell

1-1:30pm: May Queen Coronation

2-3pm: GAST Dancers

1:30-2pm: Kinder Dancers

Childrens Activties

Face painting:

12 - 2pm with Cara

6 - 9pm with Rainbow Girl

Rainbow Girl and Cara Cox will be hosting face painting throughout the weekend. Have your face painted by one of them in a lower-level classroom.

2 - 5pm: Create Art with Miss Rainbow

Miss Rainbow will be hosting unique art classes throughout the weekend. Children can find her hosting art classes in the lower-level classroom

12-4pm: BAM Entertainment

BAM Entertainment will be hosting various shows and activities throughout the weekend. Look forward to magic, science, and circus shows and balloon art!

Games and Crafts

GAST will have various games and crafts available throughout the weekend. Our activities will work in conjunction with our scheduled Entertainment, Activities, and Face painting.

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Entertainment:

1-3pm: The Polka Miesters
Ready for a rollicking good time?! The PolkaMeisters bring a wide variety of musical styles from traditional and contemporary polkas to swing and even rock & roll. This group is sure to please the most diverse audiences.

3-5pm: The GAST Blaskapelle
What would GAST be without its Blaskapelle?! The house band is a beloved favorite by members and guests alike. Guided by David Lawrence, it is comprised of GAST members. It will be exiciting to hear them take to the stage in the great hall.

11-12pm: Nick Brakovich
Nick is an accordion player who has performed at Germanfest for many years. We are excited to welcome him back this year as we return to in person. Specializing in a wide range of music types, Nick's music is easy listening in all forms!

12-1pm: GAST Dancers

Childrens Activties

Face painting:

12 - 2pm with Cara

Rainbow Girl and Cara Cox will be hosting face painting throughout the weekend. Have your face painted by one of them in a lower-level classroom.

2 - 4pm: Create Art with Miss Rainbow

Miss Rainbow will be hosting unique art classes throughout the weekend. Children can find her hosting art classes in the lower-level classroom

12-2pm: BAM Entertainment

BAM Entertainment will be hosting various shows and activities throughout the weekend. Look forward to magic, science, and circus shows and balloon art!

Games and Crafts

GAST will have various games and crafts available throughout the weekend. Our activities will work in conjunction with our scheduled Entertainment, Activities, and Face painting.

Baenderbaum and Mother's Day Celebrations

Tree of Ribbons

Submit a dedication to your mother or a mother you know and love this Mother's Day. Ribbons will be hung on GAST trees during the event with the name of the nominator and the mother they nominate. In addition to this, mothers who visit Germanfest on Sunday the 8th will have a chance at receiving a free slice of dessert. We will be handing out twenty dessert vouchers each hour.

Date: May 6 - 8, 2022

Time:

Friday May 6th 10a.m to 9p.m
Saturday May 7th 10a.m to 9p.m
Sunday May 8th 11a.m to 5p.m

Location: German-American Society of Tulsa Event Center : 2301 E 15th ST, Tulsa, OK 74104.

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