GermanFest brings food, beer, wiener dog races to downtown Indy

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — You can discover your inner German, celebrate German-American Day and have fun with dogs Saturday in Indianapolis.

It’s all part of the GermanFest celebration put on by the Athenaeum Foundation.

The eight-hour festival at the Athenaeum on Michigan Street begins at noon.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $2 for children 12 and under.

Organizer Cassie Stockamp joined WISH-TV’s Daybreak Saturday to talk about the event.