If you have questions about tickets, contact us at (605) 925-4542 or at schmeckfest@gmail.com

Have interest in participating in the Schmeckfest machine? Contact: Debra Schmeichel 605-648-3430 (leave a message)

For other questions, you can call (605) 925-4237

Our mailing address is:


PO Box S

Freeman, SD 57029

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March 29-30 &
April 5-6 2019

"The Boy Friend" musical named for 2019

The Schmeckfest Program Committee is delighted to announce that the 2019 Schmeckfest musical show will be "The Boy Friend" and will be directed by Michelle Friesen.

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The beginning of Schmeckfest in 1959 is quite the story.  Click here to learn about how it all started and what has happened the last 60 years.

Our History

Faith-Inspired Learning for Life

  All proceeds benefit

Freeman Academy

Tickets for the 2019 Schmeckfest meal and musical will be available in the fall of 2018.

The Schmeckfest experience includes many facets - dining, musical production, food and craft demonstrations, the arts, and more food!  Click here to learn more!

Schmeckfest is an annual celebration of community and heritage in Freeman, SD.  The 60th Schmeckfest took place in March of 2018.  Plans are underway for the 2019 61st season.