JASPER — The Jasper Strassenfest kicks off Thursday with opening ceremonies in downtown Jasper.
Thousands of people are expected to visit Jasper for the annual festival, celebrating Jasper’s rich German heritage.
Opening ceremonies begin 6:15 p.m. Thursday at the main stage. Jasper mayor Terry Seitz will deliver the official Burgermeister proclamation during the ceremony.
For a full list over Strassenfest Events, CLICK HERE.
Strassenfest Pageant Crowns Festival Court
The Strassenfest 2017 Pageant was held Saturday night at Redemption Christian Church in Jasper.
WITZ General Manager, Gene Kuntz, Emceed last night’s ceremonies.
Below is the full list of pageant winners. A big congratulations to everyone! HAPPY STRASSENFEST!
Little Mister best German Attire: Charlie Siefert
Little Miss Best German Attire: Lila Schmitt
Little Mister 2nd runner up: Jack Wood
Little Miss 2nd runner up: Adalyn Welp
Little Mister 1st runner up: Henry Hostetter
Little Miss 1st runner up: Lila Schmitt
Little Mister Strassenfest: Charlie Seifert
Little Miss Strassenfest: Audrey Hoffman
Jr. Miss Congeniality: Emily Schaefer
Jr. Miss Photogenic: Hannah Seifert
Jr. Miss 2nd runner up: Hanna Seifert
Jr. Miss 1st runner up: Delany Smith
Jr. Miss Strassenfest: Karis Wigand
Miss Congeniality: Hannah Rydberg
Miss Photogenic: Chloe Berger
Miss 2nd runner up: Madelyn Keller
Miss 1st runner up: Kelsey Graman
Miss Strassenfest: Kara Skorge