Gaufest 2019

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Gaufest Schedule

 July 4th – Thursday
     Time                                     Event                                                   Location                   

 9:00am - 11:00am           Frühschoppen                                    Kalorama Room (Lobby)

 11:00am - 5:00pm           Gauverbandbibliothek und Museum  Georgetown West Room

 11:00am - 8:00pm           Fest office open                                 Terrace Level

 4:00pm                            Room Check-in                                  Lobby

 4:00pm - 5:00pm             Workshop: How To Conduct              Lincoln Room

                                                           a Plattlerprobe
 All Day                             Volksmusikstube                                 Lincoln Room

 All Day                             Preisplatteln Practice Rooms            Cabinet and International

 TBD                                 Vendor Room                                     Georgetown East & Jefferson
 7:00pm - 12:00am           Welcome Dance                                 International Ballroom

 July 5th – Friday
    Time                                     Event                                                   Location                    
 All Day                             Volksmusikstube                                 Lincoln Room

 All Day                             Preisplatteln Practice Rooms            Cabinet Room

 11:00am - 8:00pm           Fest office open                                 Terrace Level
 8:30am - End                   Einzelplatteln Competition                 International Ballroom
                                         Jugendeinzelplatteln Competition

 10:00am - 2:00pm           Gauverbandbibliothek und Museum  Georgetown West Room

 1:00pm - 3:00pm              Gaukapelle/Lechgaukapelle Practice Lincoln Room

 1:00pm - 3:00pm             Schafkopf Tournier                               Monroe Room
 2:00pm - 3:00pm             Workshop: Regions of Tracht             Kalorama Room

 3:00pm - 4:00pm             Workshop: Measuring Tracht              Kalorama Room

 3:00pm - 4:30pm             Workshop: Volkstanz                          Lincoln Room

 3:00pm - 4:00pm             Fahnentraeger Meeting                      Monroe Room

 4:00pm - 4:30pm             Workshop - Fahnencare                     Monroe Room

 4:00pm - 5:00pm             Workshop: Alphorns                           Kalorama Room

 4:30pm - 5:30pm             Vorstand-Vorplattler Meeting              Monroe Room
 TBD                                 Vendor Room                                      Georgetown East & Jefferson
 6:00pm – Midnight           Heimatabend                                       International Ballroom

      @7:00pm                         - Auftanz und Volkstanz                 International Ballroom

      @9:30pm                         - Tanzabend                                   International Ballroom

 July 6th – Saturday
    Time                                     Event                                                   Location                    
 All Day                            Volksmusikstube                                Lincoln Room

 All Day                            Preisplatteln Warm-Up Room            Cabinet Room
 8:30am – End                 Gruppenpreisplatteln Competition     International Ballroom

 10:00am - 1:00pm          Gauverbandbibliothek und Museum  Georgetown West Room

 11:00am - 12:00pm        Bauernmesse Choir Rehearsal          Lincoln Room

 12:00pm - 1:30pm          Workshop: Goasslschnalzen              International Ballroom

 12:00pm - 1:30pm          Bauernmesse Setup                          St. Matthews Cathedral

 12:00pm - 5:00pm           Continuous Bus Service Loop

                                        between the Hilton and Cathedral

 2:30pm                           Bauernmesse                                     St. Matthews Cathedral

                                                                                                   1725 Rhode Island Ave, NW
 4:00 pm                          Kirchzug from Bauernmesse              Parade St. Matthew's

                                                                                                    to the Hilton
 TBD                                Vendor Room                                     Georgetown East & Jefferson

 6:00pm – Midnight          Festabend                                          International Ballroom
 Midnight                          Mitternachtsvolktanz                          Lincoln Room

                                        (Personaltracht or Vereinstracht requested)

 July 7th – Sunday
    Time                                     Event                                                   Location                    
 All Day                            Volksmusikstube                                  Lincoln Room

 10:30am                         Fingerhakeln Meisterschaft                  International Ballroom

 TBD                                Vendor Room                                       Georgetown East & Jefferson
 TBD                                Gauverbandbibliothek und Museum    Georgetown West Room
 11:00am - 4:00pm           Festtag                                                 International Ballroom
 7:00pm – Midnight          Abschiedsfeier – Closing Party            International Ballroom

Closing Party Theme is Christmas in July!!!   Bring your best Ugly Christmas Outfit and close the Gaufest out with DsB on stage, contests, special events and a Surprise Visit from

Santa Clause!!!!

with treats for all.