Lancaster Liederkranz Fests Held outside under the Pavilion and Big Tents! Open to the Public - Rain or Shine! Fests are always a grand tradition in Germany. The Lancaster Liederkranz fests are sponsored events that are open to the public, held rain or shine, and bring joy to all who attend! All fests are cash only. An ATM is available at our clubhouse for your convenience. We provide limited free parking. Please Note: - Only service dogs are permitted in our pavilion area and on fest grounds. - Coolers and containers with food and alcoholic beverages may not be brought on the premises. Per PLCB law, alcoholic beverages must be purchased from the Liederkranz.
- For fest volunteer opportunities and contact information, visit ourVolunteer Page
Important Fest Parking Information: - Parking along S. Chiques Rd. is not permitted during Fests - FREE Off-Site Shuttle Parking provided at Chiques UM Church, 1215 E. Main St., Mt. Joy - Continuous shuttles to and from Fest site. Shuttle Lot is approx. 1.3 miles from Fest grounds - Fest Site Parking Lot is $10 per car, per day for all members, guests and volunteers - FREE Handicap Parking will be available at the Fest Site Lot - Uber, Lyft, Cab area will be available at the Fest Site Lot
2018 Fest Schedule
Friday, July 20, 2018 Friends of Steve Feilmeier present Parrot Fest It's Five O'Clock Somewhere...Margaritaville at the Liederkranz!
Pre-purchased admission required* - No gate sales Outside under the Pavilion and Big Tents! Featuring Jimmy and the Parrots Open to the public - rain or shine!
Hours: 5pm - gates open 7-11pm - Jimmy and the Parrots Food served 5-9pm - Bar open until 11pm Please Note: Service dogs only. Food or beverage may not be brought onto fest grounds. Parrot Fest food and beverage menu Food & Beverage purchased with our refundable F&B tickets at Fest, (must be refunded by end of Fest). Cash only event -- ATM available. Click for Informational Flyer Parrot Fest Seating Diagram
*Pre-purchased admission required--No gate sales Reserved Seating or General Admission: $12/per table seat - Full tables of 10/$120 - General Admission (no seating) $12/pp
Friday, Saturday & Sunday September 21, 22 & 23, 2018 The Alpenrose Schuhplattler Dancers present Oktoberfest Lancaster's oldest, traditional Oktoberfest! A celebration of German food, beer, music, song & dance. Outside under the Pavilion and Big Tents! Open to the public - rain or shine!
Please Note: Service dogs only. Food or beverage may not be brought onto fest grounds. Food & Beverages are purchased with our refundable F&B tickets, (must be refunded by end of Fest). Cash only event. ATM available.
Sunday, December 9, 2018 The Lancaster Liederkranz Presents Christkindlmarkt Celebrate the holiday season at our traditional German Christmas Market.
Outside under the Pavilion Tents! Open to the public - rain, snow or shine!
Hours: Sunday, noon-6:00 p.m. Event Information: Free Admission. Over 30 vendors. Food & Beverage available for purchase at the Pavilion. Seated dinner service also available inside the Clubhouse. Kids Crafts, Santa, Entertainment, Bonfire and More! Please Note: Service dogs only. No food or beverage may be brought onto fest grounds. Cash Only - Sommerfest and Oktoberfest F&B tickets are not used at this event. ATM available. - See Fest parking notice at top of page More guest and vendor info on Christkindlmarkt Page
2019 Fest Schedule
Friday & Saturday, June 7 & 8, 2019 The Alpenrose Schuhplattler Dancers present: A German Sommerfest Oktoberfest-style celebration of traditional German food, beer, music, song & dance.
Outside under the Pavilion and Big Tents! Open to the public - rain or shine!
Hours: Fri. 6-11 p.m. & Sat. 1:00-11:00 p.m.
General Admission: $6 Adult, $2 Child (6-15 yrs), 5 & younger free Bring a non-perishable food item to benefit the Mt. Joy Food Bank and receive $1 off adult admission. Maximum discount $1 per adult.
Please Note: Service dogs only. Food or beverage may not be brought onto fest grounds. Food & Beverage purchased at Fest with our refundable F&B tickets, (must be refunded by end of Fest). Cash only event. ATM available.
Lancaster Liederkranz Preserving German music, song, dance, language, customs, and culture since 1880.