First held in 1978, Strassenfest is perhaps Louisville Third Century’s best known fundraising event and has in it’s 28 + incarnations, perennially held the position of thirdlargest festival behind the Kentucky Derby Festival and the Kentucky State Fair.
Celebrating Louisville’s rich Germanic heritage, Strassenfest is held in the heart of downtown, recreatinga European style street festival. Complete with architectural decor, ethnic foods, and liveentertainment; all with an endearing oomph pah pah charm that has made this annual eventa regional summer highlight and a “must do” for over 250,000 visitors.
Can you say Duck Dance?!?!