Schedule

2016 Bend Oktoberfest Schedule

(tentative)

This year everything is one place on Oregon Avenue which means you can enjoy a brew and watch the Wiener Dog Races, presented by Bendy Dog!

Bend Oktoberfest-selling steins

Friday September 16, 2016

5:00pm: Kegs are tapped! Let the fun begin!

5:45pm: Oompah music starts with The Mirko Pressler Band

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7:00pm: The Bend Oktoberfest Games begin with the  92/9 FM Yodeling Contest

– Yodel for prizes!

Bend Oktoberfest Celebrity Yodeling

7:30pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

8:00pm: Natural Edge Furniture bendhamershlagen Competition – Race to hammer a nail for prizes!

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8:30pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

9:45pm: Beer and Stein sales end.

10:00pm: End of alcohol sales. Event closes for the night.

 

Saturday September 17, 2016

12:00-9:00pm: OnPoint Community Credit Union Family Fest including bouncy houses, games, treats, fun, & much more!

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12:00pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

 

1:30pm: Hutch’s Bicycles Tricycle Races – Get on a tiny trike & ride! Register at the event prior to start.

Tricycle Races

1:45pm-3:00pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

3:00pm:  Wiener Dog Race Registration, presented by Bendy Dog, registration opens – Sign your dog up to run! New for 2016, winning dogs receive a wiener dog themed trophy.

4:00-5:00pm:  Wiener Dog Races, presented by Bendy Dog – Watch as dozens of dogs race! Be sure to get here early to get a good view of the racing dogs. New for 2016, bleachers for more comfortable viewing.

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5:30pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

7:00pm: Brilliance in Branding Oktoberfest Spirit Contest

Your chance to win big, boffo prizes!

costume contest

7:45pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

8:30pm: Natural Edge Furniture bendhamershlagen – Race to hammer a nail for prizes!

8:45pm: Oompah music continues with The Mirko Pressler Band

9:45pm: Beer and Stein sales end.

10:00pm: End of alcohol sales. Event closes. See you next year September 15-16, 2017 for the 13th annual Bend Oktoberfest!