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oktoberfest



schedule of events

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015
Noon to 10 p.m.


Depot Park, Galena, Illinois
(Highway 20 and Park Avenue)

Admission:
Adults & Teens - $5.00
Children 12 and under - Free
(Children must be accompanied by an adult)
Free use of bounce house & games for kids
galena oktoberfest

Oktoberfest is a fun-filled day from non-stop live music to family-friendly wiener dog races and hearty German-inspired food to thirst quenching brews.


Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

Galena Oktoberfest 2015 Schedule of Events

 

9 am – 11 am    Midwest Health & Fitness Center 5K Walk/Run - starts & ends at Galena River Trail/Depot Park
11 am     Live music begins with the Jim Busta Band
Noon  Cannon start and Ceremonial Tapping of the Keg
Noon -- 1 pm   Wiener Dog Registration
Noon -- 3 pm Alpenhorn Players
Noon -- 4 pm Registration for Beer Stein Endurance Contest and Bean Bag Tournament
Noon     Polka Dancing begins on the dance floor
Noon – 6 pm        Bounce House/Art Station for the kids
Noon – 6 pm  Food Service by Galena Elks Club
Noon – 8 pm Food Service by Benjamin’s Restaurant
Noon – 10 pm Food Service by Extra Batch Bakery
12:30 pm Polka Dance Lessons with Ballroom by Jennifer
1:10 pm Wiener Dog Parade & Call to the Post
1:30 pm Wiener Dog Races begin
3:00 pm  Polka Dance Lessons with Ballroom by Jennifer
3:15 pm – 7 pm Live music with The Goodtime Dutchmen band
4:00 pm Wiener Dog Championship Races
4:25 pm Galena Oktoberfest Poster Art Auction
4:30 pm Beer Stein Endurance Contest
5:00 pm Bean Bag Tournament
7 pm – 10 pm   Live music with Ten Gallon Hat
   


Galena Oktoberfest 2015 Wiener Dog Schedule

 

12:00pm – 1:00pm   Wiener Dog Registration
1:10pm       Call to the Post and Wiener Dog Parade
1:30pm Best Dressed Male & Female Wiener Dog event
1:45pm Begin Heat Races (three divisions: Puppy, Adult & Senior)
3:30pm    Semifinal Races for all three divisions
4:00pm   Legends Race (all previous champions)
4:05pm Senior Championship Race
4:10pm Puppy Championship Race
4:15pm  Adult Championship Race

 

George & Heinz will be playing their Alpenhorns for four 15 minutes stretches between 2 & 4 PM

 

Galena Oktoberfest 2015 Event Schedule

 

4:20pm Oktoberfest Poster Auction
4:30pm Beer Stein Endurance Contest

                              

(two heats for men & women; championship between heat winners)

 

5:00pm                          Bean Bag Tournament
 

 
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815-331-0180   lions@galenalions.org
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