September 27-28, 2019
Announcing your 2019 Festmeister and Festsheister!
What’s a Festmeister, you ask? The Festmeister presides over the Oktoberfest event and appoints a Festscheister to be his sidekick. What’s a Festscheister…kinna speaks for itself, doesn’t it?!
Craig Tolzman (right) will preside over this year’s Oktoberfest as the official Festmeister! Gates for Oktoberfest cannot open until the Festmeister declares it so!
Jeff “Dugan” Volk (left) will be creating all kinds of shenanigans as the official Festscheister! Keep an eye on him…you never know what kind of trouble he’ll kick up!
All Access Oktoberfest Buttons!Make sure you get your ALL ACCESS Oktoberfest button for only $5 from any St. Peter Ambassador or at the Festgrounds gate!
Schedule of Events
Friday, September 27, 2019
The Festmeister’s Party
|4:00pm||Festmeister officially declares the Oktoberfest gates open|
|4:00 – 7:00pm||Main Street Stage: The Wendinger Band|
|7:30pm||Sauerkraut Eating Contest|
|8:00 – 11:00pm||Main Street Stage: The Blue Ringers|
Saturday, September 28, 2019
|12:30pm||Line-up for Kidtoberfest Parade in Detlefsen State Farm parking lot on Third St.|
Kidtoberfest Parade down Third St. to the Festgrounds hosted by St. Peter Ambassadors Festmeisters
|1:30pm||Music by The Concord Singers|
|1:00 – 4:00pm||Family Day and Kid’s Zone|
|2:30pm||Bean Bag Tournament (Register in advance at the St. Peter Chamber or register day of at Oktoberfest)|
|4:00pm – 7:00pm||Main Street Stage: The Bockfest Boys|
Official Stein Hoisting Competition
|7:30pm||Lederhosen & Dirndl Competition|
|8:00 – 11:00pm||Main Street Stage: IV Play|
Sunday, September 29, 2019
|4:00 – 7:00pm||Larry Novotony at Patrick’s on Third|
*Schedule subject to change