Virtual Maifest Program Schedule

Friday – May 29th

7:00 PM

Opening Remarks – Consul General Wolfgang Mössinger

Alderman Matt Martin 47th Ward Address

Alderman Andre Vasquez 40th Ward Address

Live Official Keg Tapping by Alderman Andre Vasquez

Live Accordion Ensemble

Live Stein Hoisting Contest

Cooking with Carol Himmel - Schnitzel Class

Doris Day Tribute by Laura Freeman

Live German Lesson by Language Program Director Danica Polanski

Stammtisch Social Hour

Saturday May 30th

4:00 PM

Opening Remarks – Monica Jirak DANK Haus Executive Director

Live Carol Himmel Cooking Class – Maifest Potato Salad

Live Abrakadabra Magic Show with Magic Dave

"Gemütlichkeit: A German-American Fairytale" Film Screening & Watch Party

Live Participants can share favorite memories of Chicago Brauhaus

Live Bingo Game – Cash Prizes donated by Friends of DANK Haus

Live Pet Parade and Pet Costume Contest – Prizes from Urban Pooch and Ruff Haus

Live Stein Hoisting Contest

Live The Chopping Block Cooking Class with Hans Mooser

Stammtisch Social Hour

Sunday May 31st

4:00 PM

Opening Remarks – Dagmar Freiberger DANK Haus Board President

Live 30 Years of Service Presentation by Consul General Wolfgang Mössinger

Edelweiß Performance

RV Gesang Verein Concert

"Beyond 'Gesundheit': German Words in American Culture" with Museum Director Rosa Gallagher

Rheinischer Verein Amazonen

Live Stein Holding Contest

Live Cabaret Sing-Along with Lakeside Pride Music Ensemble

Stammtisch Social Hour


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