During the brunch Krewe des Ambassadeurs King Hunt Powell and Queen Dana Powell will receive the key to the city, kicking off the Minden Fasching Fifth Season Celebration, a time for Minden to celebrate all things German November 11 -12.
Special speaker for the brunch will be Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne and Master of Ceremonies will be Doug Warner, KSLA News anchor.
Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Minden South-Webster Chamber of Commerce, 110 Sibley Rd., Minden.
Fasching Brunch: 11 a.m. Orleans on Main – Guest Speaker: Lt. Governor, Jay Dardenne, The "Official" Beginning of Fasching. Sponsor: The Minden South Webster Chamber of Commerce
Ice Skating: 6 until 9 p.m. $10 Sponsor: Minden Main Street
Food: 6 until 9 p.m. Frankfurters and Funnel Cakes on Main Street
"Deck the Gallery" Art Show: 5 until 8 p.m. City Art Works, 701 Main Street Featuring the Art of Rebecca Tyree and Larry Milford
Shopping: 5 until 9 p.m. The Old World Christmas Boutique
Fasching Pickle Contest – Entries accepted at Art Works (701 Main St) Friday from 4 until 6 p.m. and Saturday from 9 until 10 a.m.
2 p.m.: Winners announced on the Allied Waste Stage Sponsor: The Gardner Group
The Christmas lights of Minden will be illuminated at Dusk and Santa Klaus will visit!
All Things German!
German Food – 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Entertainment on the "Allied Waste Stage" Sponsor: Allied Waste
9:30 – 10a .m. Fancy Feet Cloggers
10 a.m. - Noon The Dorcheat Bottom Band
Noon – 2 p.m. The Czech Melody Masters Band
2 - 2:30 p.m. – Chrissy Wise
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. – The Czech Meldoy Masters Band
3:30 - 4 p.m. – Landon Miller & Benjamin Densmore
4 - 6:15 p.m. – Matt Tolintino and the Royal Klobasneks
Ice Skating: 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. ($10)
Fasching Boutiques – 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Vendors selling art, "bling," and Interesting Things!
"Jubliee Zoo" Petting Zoo – 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. ($4)
Pictures with Santa Klaus at A.J. Price, 724 Main Sponsor: Coca Cola of Minden 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 1:30 - 3 p.m., 4 - 5:30 p.m.
Minden Ghost Walk : Sponsor: The Minden Cemetery Association
Noon – 3 p.m. ($10 for adults $4 for children 12 & under) Free shuttle from MBL Bank
Tours of Germantown Colony: Sponsor: The Friends of Germantown 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Free Shuttle every 30 minutes from MBL Bank
Beer Exhibition and Tasting– 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Christopher's Sponsor: The Malt Munching Monsters Homebrew Club of Shreveport- Bossier
Grand Finale' – Fireworks Demonstration 6:30 p.m. Sponsors: A.J. Price, Harper Motors, Wimberly Insurance, Blackwarrier, Bistineau Blasters, Minden Athletic, Waller Petroleum and Minden Pediatrics.
Thanks to Webster Parish
Convention & Visitors Bureau for
supporting the Minden Fasching Festival. Fasching is funded in part by a grant from the Louisiana Office of Tourism.