Oaks Park OktoberFest This Weekend | September 25-27

In Portland's quest to have the most Oktoberfests of any city in the world, we present the 3rd one (that we know of) so far this September. This is a pretty big one taking up three full days with eating contests, dancing contests, dog agility contests…it's got it all. :)

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Oaks Park, Portland (Oktoberfest)Zenner's Oktoberfest at Oaks Park

It's Portland's premier fall festival!  Dust off your lederhosen and bring out the whole family for a weekend of German-style family fun!  Festival features:

* Authentic German food and beer featuring locally owned Zenner's Sausage and Paulaner Beer
* Live music by the Northwest's best Oompah bands
* Dancing, contests, and games in the 2 Festhallen
* Kinderplatz children's games and crafts by the Portland Saturday
* German School and Rocktoberfest with Radio Disney
* Craft and import vendors
* Dog shows
* German cooking demonstrations
* Thrill rides
* And much, much more!

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    Full schedule of events after the break

    Event hours – Ride hours – Gate fees –
    Friday, 3:00 pm – Midnight Friday, 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm $5.00 for 16 – 61
    Saturday, 11:00 am – Midnight Saturday, Noon – 10:00 pm $3.00 for 62 and over
    Sunday, 11:00 am to 7:00 pm Sunday, Noon – 7:00 pm $2.00 for 15 and younger

    Friday, 3:00 pm to Midnight

    “Senior Excitement” presented by KKAD Sunny 1550

    Free gate admission and discounted meals for 55 years and older on Friday from 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm.

    Discount meals, Cooking demonstration by Le Fete Catering, chicken dance contest, live music and more, hosted by Roger Hart.  Groups and grandkids welcome!

    KGON Oktobefest Party, 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm in the Main Festhalle.  Hosted by Concert Dave.

    8:30 pm – Pretzel Toss Contest

    9:00 pm – Condiment Art Contest

    9:30 pm – Chicken Dance Contest

    10:00 pm – Oaks Park Sausage Eating Contest

    Back this year… Oaks Park Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Races!  Ã‚ Enter your pooch to race, support a great cause and win great prizes.

    Races from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm on Friday, Noon – 6:30 pm Saturday.

    Contact Jackie at dashingdachshunds@hotmail.com for more info and to enter.


    Saturday, 11:00 am to Midnight

    97.1 Charlie FM Oktoberfest Party, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm in the Main Festhalle.  Hosted by Charlie Girl.

    2:30 pm – Pretzel Toss Contest

    3:00 pm – Chicken Dance Contest

    3:30 pm – Condiment Art Contest

    4:00 pm – Oaks Park Sausage Eating Contest

    Z100 Oktoberfest Party, 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm in the Main Festhalle.  Hosted by Felix.

    8:30 pm – Pretzel Toss Contest

    9:00 pm – Condiment Art Contest

    9:30 pm – Chicken Dance Contest

    10:00 pm – Oaks Park Sausage Eating Contest

    Comcast Kinderplatz Children's Activities- Saturday and Sunday noon to 5:30 pm.

    Noon – 3:30 pm: Crafts, games and stories with the German Saturday School of Portland

    1:15 pm May Pole Dance with the Tirolean Dancers

    2:00 pm- Little Red Riding Hood play

    3:00 pm Children's Chicken Dance Party (in the main festhalle)

    3:30 – 5:00 pm live “Rocktoberfest” Show with Radio Disney.

    Oaks Park Oktoberfest Wiener Dog Races!  Ã‚ Enter your pooch to race, support a great cause and win great prizes.

    Races from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm on Friday, Noon – 6:30 pm Saturday.

    Contact Jackie at dashingdachshunds@hotmail.com for more info and to enter.

    Live cooking demonstrations by Western Culinary Institute at 2:45 pm and 4:15 pm.


    Sunday, 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

    WOLF Oktoberfest Party 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm in the Main Festhalle.  Hosted by Kris Valentine.

    2:30 pm – Pretzel Toss Contest

    3:00 pm – Chicken Dance Contest

    3:30 pm – WOLF Howl Contest

    4:00 pm – Oaks Park Sausage Eating Contest

    Comcast Kinderplatz Children's Activities- Saturday and Sunday noon to 5:30 pm.

    Noon – 3:30 pm: Crafts, games and stories with the German Saturday School of Portland

    1:15 pm May Pole Dance with the Tirolean Dancers

    2:00 pm- Little Red Riding Hood play

    3:00 pm Children's Chicken Dance Party (in the main festhalle)

    3:30 – 5:00 pm live “Rocktoberfest” Show with Radio Disney.

    Live cooking demonstrations by Western Culinary Institute at 2:45 pm and 4:15 pm.

    New this year… Agility Dog Demonstrations by Columbia Agility Dogs. 12:00-4:00 Sunday.

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    One Response to Oaks Park OktoberFest This Weekend | September 25-27

    1. Maria September 24, 2009 at 12:34 #

      Rampage will be racing again!

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