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Texas Wendish Fest-Cancelled

  • 27 Sep 2020
  • Wendish Heritage Society, 1011 County Road 212, Serbin


Annual Wendish Fest
Sunday, September 27, 2020 (4th Sunday)

the following information is from 2019. It will be updated as soon as new information is received.

Enjoy the traditions of the Wendish and see demonstrations of noodle, saurkraut & sausage making as well as the painting of the beautiful Easter eggs. Tour the St. Paul Lutheran painted church and Wendish Museum. Other sites and activities include food, stone ground corn meal, classic autos and farm equipment, contests, coffee cake bake off, auctions and things for the children.

Texas Wendish Heritage Society, 1011 County Road 212, Giddings, Texas 78942

For information call: (979) 366-2441

Email: wendish@bluebon.net                    http://www.texaswendish.org/Pages/WendishFest.aspx

Be sure to attend the day-long activities including English worship service 8:30 am, 10:30 a.m. German Service. One of the Painted Churches of Texas.
Guest Speaker Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison,

President, The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod


Also enjoy these events...
*Noon Meal. Noon Meal Ticket Sales Begin at 9:45 a.m. Noon meal served until 1:30 p.m.

*Coloring Contest
*Stick Horse Races

*”Kletternpfosten” (Greased Pole Climbing)
*Face Painting *Train Rides*Cross Cut Saw Contest
4:45 pm
*Coffee Cake Bake-Off

*Easter Egg Decorating *German Christmas Market *Crocheting *Rug Looming *Basket Weaving
*Knitting *Country Store *Noodle Making
2:00 pm
*Sausage Stuffing
2:30 pm
*Sauerkraut Making

*Live Auction 12:45 P.M.

*Silent Auction 10:00 A.M.-2:30 P.M.

*Washer Pitching 2:00 pm

*Quilting *Spinning *Stone Ground Corn Meal *Homemade Soap *Cording *Blacksmithing

*Wine Making *Snack Booths Open 2:00 p.m. *Vintage Machinery & Autos *1918 Grist Mill
*Vintage Fire Trucks *Music All Day *Wendish Folkways, Exhibits & Demonstrations

*Featured Entertainment: The Moravian Polka Band *Special Presentation - Ptaci Kwas (Bird Wedding)

Zetkamy so w Serbskim Festiwalu!


Snack Booths Open at 2:00 pm
Sausage & Sauerkraut Boats & Wraps
Drumsticks, Noodles, Desserts & Drinks

Also visit the Museum Complex
The Museum Complex will be open from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m.

Giddings Chamber of Commerce
183 E. Hempstead
Giddings, TX 78942
Located in the Lee County Museum, off the Courthouse Square

Contact:  (979) 542-3455
Chamber email:  chambergiddings@gmail.com
Tourism email:  giddingschamber@gmail.com

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