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Frankenmuth Oktoberfest

Posted Jul 21, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

Willkommen to bier. Willkommen to polka. Willkommen to dirndls and lederhosen. Willkommen to courage. Willkommen to Frankenmuth. Willkommen to Frankenmuth...

A Frankenmuth Christmas in July

Posted Jul 21, 2022 | by Olivia Schmitt

For Frankenmuth, Christmas isn’t only reserved for the cold season. We crank up the Christmas heat in July, and so can you, your friends, and family!

Gnome Hunt Happily in Frankenmuth

Posted May 03, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

Frankenmuth is known for being the home of world famous chicken and largest Christmas store, but did you know that Frankenmuth is also home to many gnomes?...

Run Along to The Winterläufe

Posted Jan 14, 2022 | by Frankenmuth CVB

The Winterläufe is right around the corner! You might be wondering, what is the Winterläufe, and why does it sound like a German pastry? While the Winterläufe...

Christmas Songs around Christmastown

Posted Dec 09, 2021 | by Frankenmuth CVB

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year” and in Frankenmuth we truly believe that! While the lyrics to that song may get stuck in your head this Holiday...