Sunday, August 4th, 2019, the Harmonie of the Peoria German American Society will be hosting their annual Bratfest at Hickory Grove Park from noon to 8 pm – Free Admission and Parking. The Bratfest is a traditional German Picnic held in a beautiful tree covered biergarten. Family friendly event. Expect great German food featuring pork schnitzel, bratwurst and German potato salad.
In conjunction with the Bratfest an import and craft beer tasting will be held from 1-6 pm. Over 50 different craft beers will be available for sampling for a modest charge per 4 oz sample. There is no special admission for the craft beer sampling.
Hickory Grove Park, 12403 Hickory Grove Rd., Dunlap, IL. Take Route 40 North to Hickory Grove Rd. Turn east and look for additional signs.
Eddie Korosa returns to Peoria for an afternoon of outstanding accordion fun for listening or dancing a polka! Other entertainment being provided by the Ratskeller Brummers and the Lindenhof Echoes. The entertainment begins at 1:00 pm.
Special Activities: Muscle Car, Hot Rod and Customized Motorcycle Cruis’n runs from noon to 5:00 pm. Stein Holding competition for males and females. Arts and crafts vendors from noon-5pm, a shooting tent, and a playground are featured. Try your luck at nagelspielen (nail game).
No outside coolers are permitted. Only service dogs are allowed.