SN: 116452 - 2021

START POINT MOVED - Hagerstown German Festival at University Plaza, 60 W Washington St, Hagerstown. This is new start pt

The Augustoberfest Event pays tribute to the area's rich German heritage and supports scholarships for exchange students to Hagerstown's Sister City - Wesel, Germany. This 25th annual event will featu

what is the event

Augustober Fest

Traditional Walk

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where is the event

Hagerstown, Maryland

The address/location for the start table is as follows:

Augustober Fest Tent

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

Future event (not yet open)

Starting Sat, Aug 21st, 2021 for 1 day

Start table open: 9:00 AM to Noon, Finish by 3:00 PM

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Little Free Libraries

Rockin’ Around the Clock

Walking with America’s Veterans

Long description

The Augustoberfest Event pays tribute to the area's rich German heritage and supports scholarships for exchange students to Hagerstown's Sister City - Wesel, Germany. This 25th annual event will feature two days of festivities found at traditional Oktoberfest celebrations in Bavaria. All activities are held rain or shine under a large Festival Tent in Downtown Hagerstown's Central Parking Lot.

conditions for the event

Distance: 6k/10k, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Medium

Wheelchairs: Hard

Comments

Trail Description: The trails are on sidewalks and roadsides through the city of Hagerstown. You will pass by stately houses, churches built in the late 1700 to 1800's, the City Farmers Market, the historic Hager House/Museum, through City Park, Washington County Fine Arts Museum, the Hagerstown Cultural Trail, and the Welcome Center. The trails have medium difficulty for wagons and strollers; hard for wheelchairs. NEW: Statue of Thomas Kennedy.

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start

Directions: Parking Garage address: 23 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, MD 21740. (On-street meter parking is free) From the EAST, take I-70 West to EXIT 32B (US 40), exit and proceed approximately 3.2 miles to Potomac Street, which is just past Mulberry Street and Locust Street, in that order. Turn left on Potomac Street. Go block to parking deck on right ($5.00, all day). Fest area is across the street. On-street meter parking is free on weekends. From the NORTH, SOUTH & WEST, take I-81 to EXIT 6A (US 40 EAST) towards Hagerstown, which is Washington Ave., ONE WAY eastbound for about 1 miles. After going through an underpass cross Walnut St., Prospect St., Jonathan St. to the Public Square at Potomac St. Fest tent is block to the left. On-street meter parking is free; the parking deck costs $5.00, all day. To reach the Parking Deck, turn left on Locust St., turn left on Franklin St. and turn left on Potomac St. Go block to parking deck on right, and Fest area is across the street.

event sponsor

Antietam Pathfinders Volksmarch Club, Inc. (AVA-0976)

Event website: Augustoberfest.org

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.