July 28, 2014 - 2:14pm
The Dainty Contest is set for its 44th year today at the corner of Goss and Hoertz Avenues!
Louisville has many events that are on every tourist’s lists of things to do, but then there are the things that only the locals know about. Today marks another year for one of those things.
July 31, 2012 - 12:34pm
Dainty Contest
The 42nd annual Dainty Contest was held on July 30, 2012.
The 42nd annual Dainty Contest blocked the streets of Germantown last night. On the corner of Goss and Hoertz, the crowd gathered around the arena to watch the dainty sail down the street—or not.For those of you scratching your heads, the Dainty contest is an old German pasttime in which you...
July 29, 2012 - 7:03pm
Congratulations to Barry Bernson for winning the 40th annual Dainty Contest by hitting the three inch peg 126 feet. What is the Dainty Contest?
Barry Bernson, a local man who once worked for the University of Louisville and WHAS11 News, had a hit of 126 feet, which won him title at the 40th annual Dainty Contest held in front of Hauck's store on Monday, July 26.  Below is a video of the winning hit courtesy of Kevin Hulsman. Photo...
July 29, 2012 - 7:03pm
It's time for the annual Dainty Contest held in Germantown, and this year's special anniversary is attracting special guests. 
The Germantown-Schnitzelburg neighborhoods will be celebrating their German heritage next week for the 40th year with the Dainty Contest.  The 40th Annual World’s Championship Dainty Contest, traditionally held in the street in front of Hauck’s Handy Store, almost looks like a school field day,...