FRIDAY 7-11 PM
SATURDAY 7-11 PM
SUNDAY 3-7 PM
Get ready to smile, laugh, and dance like never before as Grammy-nominated Musician and Producer Alex Meixner breaks out the accordion. This contagious, high-energy performance is a DAS Fest MUST. Even those with "two left feet" will find themselves among their friends out on the dance floor, or up on a table.
SATURDAY 8-11 PM
Bolzen Beer Band brings extreme party punk polka from the plains of Lincoln, Nebraska to DAS Partygarten. Polka traditionals, covers from multiple genres and 3 albums of orignal music, you will be dancing.
Repeat, you will be dancing!
SATURDAY 3:30-6:30 PM
You have one chance to jam out with Copper Box at DAS Fest - don't miss it! Familiar songs with a Copper Box twist in a multi-genre accord (polka-rock-blues), as well as their own originals. Copper Box is a fun, one-of-a-kind musical journey. Tap the button for a little Zydeco Boogaloo.
FRIDAY 3-6:30 PM
SATURDAY 11:30 AM -3 PM
SUNDAY 11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
You might have seen this lively crew on a Travel Wisconsin commercial. Whether you listen to their rendition of the Armed Service Medley during DAS Fest's Opening Ceremony on Friday or stuff a dollar bill in their Loferl while they play Gloria from atop the tables (all of the money goes to charity), you are sure to enjoy the authentic entertainment of the Freistadt Alte Kameraden Band.
SATURDAY & SUNDAY 3-7 PM
These young, energetic musicians have won the hearts of many with their love of polka and charming smiles. It started with a 2013 Christmas gift and the Beer Barrel Polka on a cell phone. And now, "Der Glücklichen Spielers" is one of the hottest young polka bands in the Midwest!
More bands will be announced soon.
Let us know who you want to see at DAS Fest USA! Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
1:00, 3:00, 5:00 PM
Cheer on these lovable doxies as they dash to the finish line.
Bark & Bier Costume Contest
SATURDAY 4:00 PM
Registration opens May 1st.
FRIDAY 4:00, 7:00 PM
*special guest appearance at the Opening Ceremony in the Oktoberfest Tent 5:30 PM
SATURDAY 1:00, 3:00, 5:00, 7:00 PM
SUNDAY 1:00, 3:00, 5:00 PM
In the same style as the Rathaus Glockenspiel on the Marienplatz (central town square in Munich), the Glockenspiel portrays a comedic snapshot of a day in the life of a Holzhacker, or Lumberjack. Watch as they chop wood, saw logs, dance, and pause to share a stein or two.
SATURDAY 11:30 AM - 8 PM
SUNDAY 11:30 AM - 7 PM
Demonstrations of carving techniques used for centuries in the Netherlands and across Europe by Luke's Lost Arts. Learn the history of the klompen (wooden shoe).
Folk dancers perform throughout the DAS Fest grounds all weekend. Adults and children dressed in tracht demonstrate a variety of dances including The Schuhplattler, a traditional dance from the Bayern region of Germany.
Discover an array of European culture in the Heritage Haus. Special performances and guest speakers each day.
Additional DAS Fest USA experiences coming soon!