May 18-20, 2012
Fri: 5:00 pm - Midnight ($5 admission)
Sat: 10:00 am - Midnight ($7 admission)
Sun: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm ($5 admission)
Children 6 and Under Free
Pfluger Park - Pflugerville
Deutschen Pfest is the big annual cultural and heritage festival in nearby Pflugerville (one exit north of Austin on I-35). It's been celebrated each year since 1976.
Held primarily at Pfluger Park, the 3 day festival features live music, plenty of artisan vendors, a parade (as well as a children's parade), a Pfun Run 5K (and 1K for the kids), tons of other activities for the kids, juggling throughout the park on Saturday, and of course, lots of food vendors.
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Parking is not permitted at Pfluger Park, but there will be shuttles available at Pflugerville High School and Brookhollow Elementary School.
This is a pretty family-friendly event. From the city's website: "Please leave your coolers, alcoholic beverages, pets, skateboards, and bikes at home - they cannot be brought into the Pfest."
The music headliners for the 2011 Deutschen Pfest in Pflugerville are:
The full live music and entertainment schedule for the weekend is as follows:
May 18, 2012 (FRI)
7:00 pm - Lisa Marshall
9:30 pm - LC Rocks
May 19, 2012 (SAT)
10:30 am - Oma and Oompah (Front Gate)
12:30 pm - Lorelai and Schatze
3:00 pm - 7 Dutchmen
5:00 pm - Flaming Glory
7:00 pm - The Whiskey Sisters
9:30 pm - Matt Bowlin
May 20, 2012 (SUN)
11:00 am - Lonestar Dance Center
11:30 am - The Detentions
2:30 pm - The Eggmen
Headliners at the 2012 Deutschen Fest . . .
LC Rocks (Friday Night 5/18/2012) . . .
Matt Bowlin (Saturday Night 5/19/2012) . . .
The Eggmen (Sunday Afternoon 5/20/2012) . . .
Map - Pfluger Park
515 City Park RD
Pflugerville, Texas 78660
Here are some pictures from the 2011 Pflugerville Deutschen Pfest parade . . .