2015 Brenham Maifest Festival takes place the first weekend in May. This 2015 Brenham Maifest Festival will be celebrating their 125th year. It was established in 1881. For more than a century this very colorful festival has been highlighting Brenham, Texas’ proud German heritage and showcases the youth of the community. Each year, hundreds of volunteers work countless hours to produce a vibrant parade that will take place in downtown Brenham. There will be a Junior and Senior coronations, and a weekend festival filled with bands and activities for all ages. Don’t let not being German keep you away. It is an awesome experience no matter what heritage you are. Come and see how it is done the German way!
This 2015 Brenham Maifest Festival is a free admission festival and is held at Fireman’s Park, just north of the historic downtown. Don’t miss the authentic German tastes and music, cooking contests, as well as quality artisans from around the State. Now pay attention! This is the festival that everyone waits for each year. This is the festival that include out country flavors in. You can buy a band for $6.00 and eat all of the hand dipped Blue Bell Ice Cream you can eat in a day! The proceeds for the sale of the Blue Bell Ice Cream goes to benefit the Texas Lions Club Camp for Disabled Children. Blue Bell is a family run company that is a vital part of Washington County and surrounding areas. Blue Bell gives back so much to our town and charities come on out and support this great cause.
At the 2015 Brenham Maifest Festival there will be two days of fun. While at the festival check out the German Food Vendors, Beirgarten and Wine Shoppe, Meister Von Bier Contest, Polka Church Service, Amusement Rides, Band and Entertainment, Arts and Crafts Booths, Royal Coronation, Country Flavors Ice Cream, and a 5 K “Royalty Run”.