Strassenfest Kicks Off 40th Year With Opening Ceremonies Thursday Night

By: David Shepherd / Dir. of News and Public Information              Photo: Cody Linnabary 

JASPER -- The 40th annual Jasper Strassenfest kicked off yesterday with opening ceremonies last night in the courthouse square.

A festive atmosphere yesterday as locals and tourists alike came out to celebrate Jasper’s German heritage and all of the things that make this city a place like no other.

Following opening ceremonies, the traditional parade taking the brats and keg to the beer garden where attendees were treated to samples.

You can check out the full video below.