Germania of Poughkeepsie inc.

Hudson Valley's Original & Authentic German Spring Festival!

For when you just can’t wait for Oktoberfest!

Kick off the Fest season with Germania!

Join our authentic 173 year strong German heritage organization as we celebrate spring and begin another fun filled family friendly year of community activities… Deutsche Style!

Bring Your Appetite!


Germania festival menus offer a wide assortment of many family favorites.  There’s something for everyone.  Don’t miss out on Germania’s Bavarian style sausages and desserts.  Pretzels, sauerkraut, potato salad and more.

Snack on popcorn and hot dogs, or try one of our famous full dinner plates.  Sandwiches and plenty of kinder friendly options.

Wurst is Best!

Visit Germania’s express Imbiss style Brathaus!

Enjoy authentic German fest favorite sausages and Bavarian Pretzels.

Craving something sweet?

Oma’s famous Apfelstrudel is guaranteed to satisfy.  

Really Hungry?

Or maybe you’ve been waiting all year for your favorite authentic German meal.  Germania’s complete pavilion kitchen will not disappoint.

Quench your fest thirst!

Non-alcoholic drinks, or a quick snack are easily accessible for fest goers of all ages.


Be Sure To Visit The Germania Maifest Vendors

214 Wood Works
Charles Moore Associates
Chevreaux de la Grange
Garland Girl Inc.
Gifts & Toy Zone
Great Spirit Collection
Hudson Harmony II Inc.
Mary’s Avon
Renewal by Andersen
Thousand Islands Winery

Germania Maifest's very own traditional German folk dance group brought to you by members of Germania of Poughkeepsie!

Thank You to Our Sponsors

J.S.K. Livestock, Inc.
Matt’s Auto Body
Button Down Balloons (Darryl Bielski)
Star Gas Products
Zumtobel Lighting Inc.
M&O Sanitation
The Ice Mahn Refrigeration Co. Inc.
Steuben Society of America, Dr. Charles Gilbert Spross Unit #167
FC Bayern Supporters of Connecticut
Germania Blue & White Soccer Club
Germania Bartenders
Mark & Maureen Logan
Fritz and Deborah Sonnenschmidt
John and Judith Duffy
Kevin Kieran and Suzanne King
Carol Ann and Eddie Fischer
Reiner Herink
Marlene Heer
Joe O’Connell
Liz & George Calabrese