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MAIFEST PARADE BRINGS CELEBRATIONS TO DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Over 50 floats made their way down Main Street in Brenham today (Saturday) for the 127th Maifest Parade. There was something for everyone in the parade- from dancing sharks and…

LET THE FESTIVITIES BEGIN: MAIFEST PICNIC KICKS OFF CELEBRATIONS

Rain didn’t deter a full crowd from attending the Maifest President’s Kickoff Picnic Wednesday night at Fireman’s Park. The Ollie Finke Pavilion was packed with people enjoying German food, drinks,…

127TH MAIFEST KICKOFF PICNIC HAPPENING TONIGHT

The 127th Maifest will get underway this (Wednesday) evening with the President’s Kickoff Picnic. The picnic, which honors the sponsors and volunteers who make Maifest possible, will take place from…

BRENHAM MAIFEST ROYALTY COLOR RUN TODAY

Brenham Maifest festivities kick off this (Saturday) morning with the Maifest Royalty Color Run at Henderson Park. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. The cost to participate in the run…

MAIFEST COLOR RUN HAPPENING SATURDAY

The Brenham Maifest will include a color run this year. “The last two years we’ve called it the ‘Royalty Run’ and it was a 5K” says Heather Thielemann, President of…

MAIFEST COSTUMES NOW ON DISPLAY IN DOWNTOWN BRENHAM

Costumes from previous Maifest Royalty are now on display at various businesses in downtown Brenham. There are 30 locations displaying the attire this year. A flyer naming all the locations…

MAIFEST ROYALTY MEETS GOV. GREG ABBOTT

Brenham’s Maifest Royalty traveled to Austin on Wednesday and met with Governor Greg Abbott during a special ceremony. During the meeting, which was coordinated by Senator Lois Kolkhorst, Gov. Abbott read…

BRENHAM MAIFEST SERENADE MOVED TO SIMON THEATER, SUNDAY

Sunday afternoon’s Maifest Serenade has been moved. According to Maifest President Heather Thielemann, ater looking at the weather report, which calls for possible rain, and strong winds, the committee has…

ANOTHER DAY FOR MAIFEST!

A combined force of fictional law enforcement officers and private detectives went on the search for the ‘Missing Maypole’  at last (Friday) night’s Junior Maifest Coronation at the Fireman’s Park…

MAIFEST OPENS OFFICIALLY

With Maypole dancers, sausage, beer, and good old fashion German style music, the 124th Maifest officially opened last (Wednesday) night at Fireman’s Park. A crowd of hundreds watched as the…