September 24-25, 2021 St. Peter Municipal Parking Lot #5 (Minnesota Ave. & Grace St.)

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Festmeister and Festsheister!

What’s a Festmeister, you ask? The Festmeister presides over the Oktoberfest event and appoints a Festsheister to be his sidekick. What’s a Festscheister…kinna speaks for itself, doesn’t it?! Drum roll please! Your 2021 Festmeister is….Keith Wenner and his handpicked Festsheister is Al Voeltz! Congratulations, gentlemen!

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 24, 2021 The Festmeister’s Party

4:00pm Festmeister officially declares the Oktoberfest gates open
4:00 – 7:00pm Main Street Stage: Bock Fest Boys
7:30pm Sauerkraut Eating Contest
8:00 – 11:00pm Main Street Stage: The Blue Ringers

Saturday, September 25, 2021 Family Day

12:45pm Line-up for Kidtoberfest Parade in Detlefsen State Farm parking lot on Third St.
1:00pm Kidtoberfest Parade down Third St. to the Festgrounds hosted by St. Peter Ambassadors Festmeisters Gates Open
1:30pm Main Street Stage: Concord Singers
1:00 – 4:00pm Family Day and Kid’s Zone
2:30pm Bean Bag Tournament
4:00pm – 7:00pm Main Street Stage: Jim Busta Band
5:30pm Official Stein Hoisting Competition
7:30pm Lederhosen & Dirndl Competition
8:00 – 11:00pm Main Street Stage: IV Play

Sunday, September 26, 2021 Closing Ceremonies

12:00-3:00pm Larry Novotny at Patrick’s on Third
*Schedule subject to change