Annual Germanfest begins Thursday in Lombard

LOMBARD – Sacred Heart Catholic Church's annual summer bash kicks off Thursday evening and runs through Sunday.

Germanfest, the church's festival, will feature German food, live entertainment, carnival rides, casino games, drinks and more.

The event will be held on the campus surrounding Sacred Heart Church at 114 S. Elizabeth St. in Lombard. Germanfest is free for all guests and the gates open at 5:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, at 1 p.m. Saturday and at noon Sunday.

A full list of band lineups is available at sacredheartgermanfest.org.