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Kunstfest - Expired Event

Location Downtown
New Harmony, IN 47631
September 15, 2012 - September 16, 2012 - CONFIRMED!
Description: Come Celebrate Kunstfest!
September 15th & 16th, 2012

Our 30th annual German Festival honors the founding fathers of New Harmony. Two days filled with lively music, delicious traditional foods, historic re enactors, beautiful artwork, one of a kind crafts, gifts, furnishings and clothing. And fun for the entire Family!

Join Us at KUNSTFEST 2012!
Saturday & Sunday September 15 & 16, 2012.

Throughout the town of New Harmony, you are invited to shop the many street booths and stands, as well as the stores, galleries and shops of our vibrant business district. During your stay, spend time visiting our historic sites and our award winning visitors center. Sample our restaurants; enjoy our beautiful gardens and parks; walk streets lined with colorful autumn leaved trees; or simply ride a horse drawn carriage through our beautiful streets.

Enjoy both the Excitement of Kunstfest and the Beauty of the Fall Season in the historic town of New Harmony!

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for Saturday September 15, 9am - 6pm & Sunday September 16, 9am - 4pm

At Kunstfest:

Shop a wonderful range of offerings from more than 125 Arts & Craft booths.

Listen to Great Entertainment: from Dulcimer and Polka, Blue Grass & German Folk Music!

See a Saturday 1pm FREE performance of "Don Quixote" by the Children's Center for Dance Education at Thrall's Opera House; generously underwritten by the Robert Lee Ballfer Foundation.

Climb aboard for Horse drawn wagon rides for the family! Face painting & chalk art too!

Boogie at our Dancin' in the Streets Saturday 6pm to 10 pm!

Sample from German Food Vendors, who offer delicious Bratwurst, Kraut Balls, Kuchen, Cider & Apple Butter. A Bier Garten & wine tastings help quench your thirst!

Watch, with amazement, the skills of Historical Craft Demonstrators, including Black Smithing, Broom & Rope Making, Pottery, Spinning & Weaving, Antique Firearms & Powder Horns. New in 2012: Panning for Gold!

And there's the always uproariously funny annual "Big Whopper Liars' Contest" for tellers of tall tales (Saturday 7pm at Murphy Auditorium)!

While at Kunstfest, visit New Harmony's Historic Sites, shop our antiques stores, specialty gift shops and art galleries, and sample a delicious range of restaurant options! Excellent overnight accommodations also available.

Don't miss the excitement and enjoyment of KUNSTFEST! September 15th & 16th.
Contact nameKaren Alphonse
Event Website
Show hoursSat 9-6, Sun 9-4
Application Deadline2012-08-10
Year #30
Art/Craft Space
$50 10x12
Art/Craft Spaces
this year
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