Celebrate summer at German Park’s July Picnic in Ann Arbor this weekend

Picnic at German Park on Aug. 26, 2017. (Meredith Bruckner)

ANN ARBOR – German Park will be holding its annual July picnic on Saturday featuring traditional food, drinks, dancing and entertainment for the whole family.

Enjoy culinary specialties like bratwurst, knackwurst, spatzen, strudel and more.

The admission gate will be open from 4-9 p.m. and the park closes at 11 p.m.

Admission is $5 per person and children age 12 and under are free. The event is cash only and an ATM is available on site and parking is free. A valid photo ID is required for admission.

The line to get in can vary, but event organizers say is rarely longer than a 20 minute wait.

Photo: Meredith Bruckner

Guests must be 21-years-old or above to enter. Those younger than 21 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

The final picnic of the summer season will take place on Aug. 27.

German Park is located at 5549 Pontiac Trail.

For more information, visit Germanpark.org.

About the Author:

Meredith has worked for WDIV since August 2017 and was voted one of Washtenaw County's best journalists in 2019 by eCurrent's readers. She covers the community of Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in International Broadcast Journalism from City University London, UK.