Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest 2017 will take place again at German Park.  Just one weekend, and only three days long this year..
Sept. 7th – Sept. 9th

Gates open at 4:00 P.M. on each of the three days.

Thursday, September 7th: 4 to 10 pm

Friday, September 8th: 4 to 11 pm

Saturday, September 9th: 4 to 11 pm

        Closing time on Thursday is 10:00 P.M.

        Closing time on Friday is 11:00 P.M.

        Closing time on Saturday is 11:00 P.M.

COST – Admission is $5.00. Children 12 and under get in free! German-American Klub members get into Oktoberfest at no charge. Actually, members of ANY German Organization get in free. Just show your membership card at the gate. One admission per card.  

Restaurant-Menu-for-2017-Oktoberfest

Male German Trumpet Player Clipart

2017 ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE

WHAT IS OKTOBERFEST? Originally, it was a celebration of the royal marriage on 12 October, 1810 of Prince Ludwig I of Bavaria (not Mad-King Ludwig II who built all the beautiful castles) and Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen.

Crown Prince Ludwig I of Bavaria

Crown Prince Ludwig I of Bavaria

Princess Theresa of Saxe-Hildburghausen

Princess Theresa of Saxe-Hildburghausen

To learn more visit this wiki.site!

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276437_168063099942824_1181875189_nIf there’s one song you’re sure to hear
at Oktoberfest, its this one:

“Ein Prosit” (with beer stein or glass in hand)
A Salute to Your Health and Well-being!

               Ein Prosit, Ein Prosit, der Gemütlichkeit
               Ein Prosit, Ein Prosit, der Gemütlichkeit
               (Cheer!) Eins, zwei, drei, g’suffa!

               Zicke, zacke, zicke, zacke,
               hoi, hoi, hoi
               Zicke, zacke, zicke, zacke,
               hoi, hoi, hoi
               Zicke, zacke, zicke, zacke,
               hoi, hoi, hoi

               Prost!