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Special thanks to the voice of the Galena Oktoberfest wiener dog races ---- Doug Collins

Midwest Medical Center 5K Fun Walk/Run (9AM - 11AM)
September 30th, 2017
As in previous years, we will be auctioning off the 2017 Artwork after the dog races are complete!  CLICK HERE to view this year's artwork.  All proceeds from the sale of the artwork are used for sight & sound or community projects.
event information
Saturday, September, 22nd, 2018
Noon to 10 p.m.

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

Adults & Teens -$5.00
Children 12 and younger - FREE
(Children must be accompanied by an adult)
Free use of bounce house & games for kids

Carry-ins are NOT allowed!

4,400 people (and 105 dogs) attended the 10th annual Galena Oktoberfest in 2016.

The 11th annual Galena Oktoberfest will feature a Ceremonial Tapping of the Keg; non-stop live music; wiener dog races; polka lessons and dancing; bean bag tournament; beer stein endurance contest;
bounce house & pumpkin decorating, for the kids; lots of food and beer.

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food & drink  
Oktoberfest is not complete without hearty foods and plentiful drinks. atm available

Click HERE to view the food menu for the 2017 Oktoberfest

Click HERE to view the drink menu for the 2017 Oktoberfest
                           The Potosi Rolling Bar will be again be at Oktoberfest this year!


eyeglasses recycling

Bring your old glasses to the admission table and we'll recycle them.

places to stay

For more information about where to stay and things to see and do in Galena, Illinois,
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Galena Lions Club P.O. Box 56, Galena, Illinois 61036
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