Food & Drink


July 14th & 15th

Die Doppel Adler

Freudenfest will always be honored that Die Doppel Adler graced it's stage.

These legends rocked the Freudenfest from nearly the beginning, bringing alive classics like Sara, Alice, and the Hokey Pokey. Entertaining all day Saturday, Ken and Fritz provided a unique atmosphere to the festival that will be hard to replicate. When darkness fell, the dance floor was never empty, full of dancing fans waiting to crown the next princess that would lead the famous Schnitzelbank Song.

Die Fledermauschen Tanzgruppe

Enjoy this Tanzgruppe as a spectator, or a participant!


Sit back and enjoy as the dance group entertains you with their authentic german dances


Volunteer to learn one of the German dances as the group will bring you on the floor to dance!

Happy Valley Blue Grass Band

Starting out the musical night on Friday are the sounds of blue grass.

The Happy Valley Band pulls the first string of their instruments at 6:30pm and wont stop until 7:30pm!

Old Farm Machinery

Take a walk along the brick street to see all the old and interesting machinery.

Feel free to ask about the machines, the owners would love to talk about them!

The Machinery is on display starting Saturday morning.


Friday night Pros't not enough? ... They're now playing again on Saturday at the Brick Street Stage!

Starting at 8pm on friday night enjoy the versatility of Pros’t with songs from Germany as well as American classics.

Pros't will play again on Saturday night on the Brick Street Stage starting at 9pm.

Eureka German Band

Enjoy the sounds of the local eureka band as the play some of their favorite German songs!

The Eureka German Band begins playing at 6pm on Saturday evening.


Picture to Come!

As The Rheingold Band takes a break the entertainment doesn’t. Watch these Donaschwaben youth group dancers as they perform their German dance under the shelter.

Their performance begins at 2pm.

Alpine Express

This German band comes from Indianapolis, Indiana to entertain the Freudenfest crowd all day on Saturday.

Be prepared for some great German Music mixed with lots of fun!

Can you Yodel?...

Five Lights

5 Lights will take the stage on Friday night at 8:00pm with their light up mic's and fantastic music. With the ability to play songs from almost any genre ... including country, rock, classic rock, and more ... these guys will not disappoint!

So grab a drink, grab a friend, and stroll out on the dance floor!

Rheingold Band

Starting at noon on Saturday the Rheingold band will grace Freudenfest with their wonderful German music. Performing since 1963, these guys will play under the shelter all day(minus all the other great events throughout the day!). And when the night begins to fall, the dance floor will be as lively as ever as they play some of the classics Die Doppel Adler brought to the Freudenfest as well as adding their own unique sounds to the night.

Automation Band

A new addition to Friday Night this year, Automation kicks off the music at the Brick Street Stage. They will kick off the night with a set list strongly influenced by the 90's with bands like Pearl Jam, Matchbox 20 and Third Eye Blind. They will blend the 90's with some older favorites and all time greats including the Beatles, Tom Petty, and John Mellencamp. A great way to start an excellent night of entertainment on the Brick Street Stage!

Austin Tyler Lee Band

Jumping onto stage at 6:30 pm Saturday night is the Austin Tyler Lee Band. Yet another local band ready to have some fun playing some good music at the fest! With their hard thumping bass, blues style gutair, and some grea percussions, you might call this band a southern rock band... But they won't admit that. They are a simple Rock'N'Roll band from the great state of Indiana that is ready to have fun and put on a show!

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