September 23-24, 2022
NEW LOCATION: Nicollet County Fairgrounds in St. Peter!
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 2022 Festmeister is….Jeff Knutson and your Festsheister is Keith Bense!!
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 23, 2022 The Festmeister’s Party
|4:00pm||Festmeister officially declares the Oktoberfest gates open|
|4:00 – 7:00pm||Tent Stage: Bock Fest Boys|
|7:30pm||Sauerkraut Eating Contest|
|8:00 – 11:00pm||Main Stage: IV Play|
Saturday, September 24, 2022 Family Day
|12:00pm – 3:00pm||Gates Open / Snowmobile Show|
|12:45pm||Line-up for Kidtoberfest Parade at Veterans Field|
|1:00pm||Kidtoberfest Parade to the Festgrounds hosted by St. Peter Ambassadors Festmeisters (meet at the ball field at Veterans Memorial Park)|
|1:00pm – 3:00pm||Tent Stage: Larry Novotny|
|1:00pm – 4:00pm||Volleyball Tournament|
|1:00pm – 4:00pm||Family Day and Kid’s Zone|
|2:00pm – 5:00pm||Pfeffer Tournament|
|2:30pm||Bean Bag Tournament|
|3:00pm – 5:00pm||Tent Stage: Concord Singers|
|5:00pm – 8:00pm||Tent Stage: Misfits|
|5:30pm||Official Stein Hoisting Competition|
|7:30pm||Lederhosen & Dirndl Competition|
|8:00pm – 11:00pm||Main Stage: Blue Ringers|
Sunday, September 25, 2022 Closing Ceremonies
|3:00-6:00pm||Larry Novotny at Patrick’s on Third|
*Schedule subject to change