Germanfest History

Founded in 1889 by people of German heritage and Catholic faith. Muenster is a unique community located in North Texas. With a population of 1600, the community is close-knit in kinship and kindred spirit. Thousands are attracted to the three-day-event to partake of its offerings of juicy sausages, mouth watering strudels, cakes, pies, and homemade breads, hearty cheeses and a variety of beers including German beers.

Annual Germanfest in Muenster

So, come to Muenster and let us be your host to bring a "guten apetit" and spirit of adventure.

Entertainment includes music, magicians, clowns, dancing, arts & crafts, carnival rides, and much more.

Located on U.S. Hwy 82, 14 miles from I-35, about 70 miles north of Dallas/Fort Worth area. Muenster is awaiting you.

Future Germanfest Dates:

  • 2022 April 22, 23 & 24


Event Committees Represented

  • Jaycees
  • Kiwanis
  • Boy Scouts
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Sacred Heart Alumni & Friends
  • Catholic Daughters of the America
  • Muenster Public Library& Friends

Area Motel and Bed & Breakfast's:

  • 1198 RV Park 940-736-3135
  • Turtle Hill Lodge 940-759-2120
  • Muenster RV Park 940-759-2546
  • Batush Lodge 940-759-2378
  • A-Ok Motel 940-759-2268
  • Elm Creek Manor BnB 940-759-2100
  • Keosler Haus - 940-759-4732
  • Schillinghaus Bed & Breakfast 940-759-2080
  • ​Seyler Haus 940-727-8170
  • Texas King Hotel 940-995-2565