OVER THE RHINE, OH (FOX19) - Findlay Market is celebrating Cincinnati's German Heritage this weekend with German Day Weekend.
Saturday's kickoff began at 10:30 a.m. with opening ceremonies and a parade at the historic Findlay Market. The program included performances by the Fairview-Clifton German Language School, The Donauschwaben Dancers and the Old St. Mary's Church Kellerchor. Music was provided by the Vereins-Musikanten and the Germania Jagdhorn Group.
The celebration continues Sunday with hourly raffles and one grand raffle at 5:30 p.m. This year's grand prize is a dinner for 30 at Cincinnati's Hoffbrauhaus.
German Day Weekend promotes German heritage in Cincinnati and serves as the fundraiser for the German Heritage Museum.