a day filled with games, crafts and discovery.

Saturday, July 13, 2024!


Below, find details about this event weekend dedicated to kids and families! All events are on Saturday unless noted otherwise.

Kid Olympics 

Come test your strength and skills at the Kinderfest Olympics! Walk, Run, or Bike around the Lily Lake trail, see how long you can hula hoop, or grab a partner and enter the Egg Race! Pick up a brochure for a full list of events. (subject to change based on weather)

Roving Storytime

Oma will be telling stories in different parts of town all day.  Each location will feature a different story, so make sure to check them all out.  Pick up a brochure for a full list of times and locations.

Have you ever Cracked a Geode? Join the Noble Stone for their Rockiversary! 

Come crack a geode, you can pick up from Noble Stone! You’ll also find great door prizes, the indoor mining sluice where you can mine for your own treasures, and other special activities and gifts throughout the day!

Get Creative

At our Amana Heritage Museum Sites, the kids can take home some traditional Colony crafts kit and take a peak at what life was like in Communal Amana. Make your own bracelet to take home at Creative Colony, paint a gnome at Ackerman Winery, and more!

Play Special Games

Some our businesses have set-up special games to play; scavenger hunts, guessing games, and more!

Market Barn Fun

At the Market Barn, join us in exploring cool science with demos and hands on experiments. Regan’s Face Painting will be here too!


Outdoor events are weather dependent! 

Stop by the Amana Colonies Visitor Center and pick up a brochure with a complete list of activities and special events. 319.622.7622

Brochures + Forms

Brochures + Forms

This Year’s Event

Thank you to our 2022 Kinderfest sponsors!