Celebrate Oktoberfest with us October 4-6.  Three fun fill days!!

Oktoberfest is just 2 1/2 weeks away!  This event is one of my very favorites events!!  Beginning on Friday night, October4, at 6:00 pm the party will roll.  Come on down to Marktplatz and be a party of the fun!

Oompah at its Best, the aroma of sizzling bratwurst, and the cries of prosit once again herald the arrival of Oktoberfest in Fredericksburg, Texas and we invite you to join us. For three full days, the whole world is invited to sing, toast and dance at one of Fredericksburg’s favorite festivals, celebrating its 31 years of Texas gemütlichkeit (coziness)!

OktubaFest on Friday beginning at 5:45.

Saturday morning, Chicken Dance Around the Square. First 310 registrants will receive a special treat. Chicken Dance starts at 9:45 AM sharp.

Sunday, there will be a 42 (dominoes) tournament beginning at 1:00 PM, as well as sing-a-longs

Oompah All Three Days
Three covered stages hosting German favorites – oompah, polka, and waltzing, with contests, and plenty of opportunities for dancing – including the irresistible “Chicken Dance!” To list a few – Jodie Mikula Orchestra, Oma & The Oompahs, TubaMeisters, Sauerkrauts, Polkamatics, Havlak Batla Polka Time Band, The Sound Connection, and many more

Lots of Art

Over 45 juried artisans from across the state fill two big tents, offering their best arts and collectibles. And our featured Main Street Artisan tent, a select group of Hill Country artists will be selling their fine art to the public in a rare showing. Many find it the ideal opportunity to start their holiday shopping with many unique, handmade gift items

 Fun for All

Delicious German and Mexican-American foods. Sizzling up fajitas, tacos, burgers and fries, as well as a variety of sausage on a stick and plates with kraut, strudel, plus other scrumptious surprises. Adventurous tasters can sample over 30 choices of German, American, Texan and other imported beers.

 Kids will have lots of Spaß (fun) too

Great fun for the youngsters as well. Kids can play to their heart’s content on the Bungee Jump, and other fun games and activities right on the grounds.

Since its inception in 1981, Oktoberfest has been sponsored by the Pedernales Creative Arts Alliance. Community volunteers provide the labor, and all funds are used for student scholarships and to support the local arts.

Oktoberfest hours are 6 pm to 12 midnight Friday, 10 am to 12 midnight Saturday, and 11 am to 6 pm Sunday. Admission is $6, $1 for children 6-12, and under 6 free. Two-day passes are $10; three-day passes are $15. Advance ticket sales are welcome.

Call 830-997-4810 for more details.

 

 

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