SYRACUSE – The 37e Annual Germanfest began Saturday morning with the introduction of royalty.

Loren and Andrea Stubbendick are this year’s King and Queen.

Mayor Deb Dettmer handed over the keys to the city at Burgermeister Brent Teten 2021-22.

Lil ‘Miss and Lil’ Meister and the Parade Grand Marshal were also featured.

An entrance gate provides access to events at the fairground today, including children’s inflatable games and water slides, a car show, viener and hammerschlagen dog races.

1:30 – Small tug tractor, watermelon feed

2:00 p.m. – registration of the keg of the fest, dog races viener

2:30 p.m. Hammerschlagen

4:00 p.m. – Best Dressed German Contest

5:00 p.m. – animation by My Other Brother

8:30 p.m. – 4 on the floor and Chad Lee