Registration

You are invited to take part in the 40th annual Winterfest. Every high school German program is invited and we invite eighth graders to enter all Level I contests at Winterfest and to compete at the State contest
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Winterfest Contest History

History

The Winterfest began in the fall of 1972, followed by Sprachfest in 1976 and Houstonfest in 1980. As a culmination of the organization of area or regional contests, the Texas State German Contest was first held in the Spring of 1982 at Crockett High School in Austin.
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Winterfest Committee

The Steering Committee for Winterfest contest meets annually to evaluate recommendations for changes that affect both the regional and the state level contests.
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Upcoming

Winterfest

Feb. 2, 2019 
Jasper High School            6800 Archgate Dr
Plano,TX  75024     
Site Director: Jillian Reilly      Jillian.Reilly@pisd.edu

Jan. 12, 2019
Online registration due by 11:59 p.m. (early-bird deadline).

Jan. 19, 2019
Online registration due by 11:59 p.m. (regular deadline).

Sportfest

Nov. 10, 2018
Trinity High School           

500 N Industrial
Euless,TX  76039     

Site Director :Hildegard Lombardo Hildegardlombardo@
hebisd.edu

More Important Dates

Feb. 23, 2019
Texas State German Contest, Texas State University, San Marcos

Mar. 8, 2019
Gail Cope Scholarship applications due

April 26, 2019
Teacher Grant applications due

February 22, 2020
Texas State German Contest 2020

Contact Us

Winterfest Director: Beth Smith

fraubeth@att.net

Winterfest Mailing Address
328 High Brook Dr
Richardson, TX 78080

Texas State German Contest Director

Jennifer Christianson
jgchristianson@gvtc.com

TSGC Mailing Address

Texas State German Contests, Inc.
PO Box 2043
Boerne, TX 78006

Onsite Directors

Kayla Hill & Dr. Ewa Siwak
Dept. of Modern Languages
601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666