March 24, 25 &
March 31, April 1, 2017

If you have questions about tickets, contact us at (605) 925-4542 or at

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

Our mailing address is:


PO Box S

Freeman, SD 57029

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Tickets for the 2017 Schmeckfest meal and musical production will go on sale in later November.

They can be purchased through a mail-in form or directly from this website.

'Brigadoon' Named 2017 Musical

The Freeman Academy Auxiliary's Program Committee is pleased to announce that Lerner & Loewe's Brigadoon will be the musical production for the 2017 Schmeckfest.  The production will be under the direction of Joshua Hofer.

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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 58 years.

The Schmeckfest experience includes many facets - family-style 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 59th Schmeckfest will take place on March 24, 25 and March 31, April 1 of 2017.

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