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Oktoberfest - 15th Annual

Saturday, October 1, 2022
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Oktoberfest - 15th Annual

This 15th annual event will begin at noon with a cannon blast, tapping of the keg, and polka music. Main attractions will be the wiener dog races, polka music and polka dancing lessons, plus non-stop live music and a beer stein endurance contest. All proceeds from this event will go back to the community to serve those in need.

Weiner Dog Race Schedule:

  • 12:00-1:00pm - Weiner Dog Registration
  • 1:10pm - Call to the Post and Weiner Dog Parade
  • 1:20pm - Best Dressed Weiner Dog Parade
  • 1:30pm - Begin Heat Races (3 Divisions: Puppy, Adult, and Senior)

Live music:

  • The Goodtime Dutchmen
  • Carol & the Keynotes
  • George Albright and Heinz Mattman (aka the New Glarus Alphorners)
  • The Resistors

Free parking is available at the festival site lot and on the side streets. Wagons, wheelchairs, walkers, and all leashed, friendly dogs are welcome. Registration online is available and encouraged for the wiener dog races and the beer stein endurance contest. Visit our website or call for more information.

Location ( Map )
Depot Park
91 Bouthillier Street
Galena, Il 61036

(815) 331-0180

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For more information visit our website.

Admission: Admission Fee
Adults: $10 (and Teens) | Children Free

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