Oktoberfest
Sept. 29th, 30th &
Oct. 1st  2017 
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FEATURING

Official Keg Tapping Ceremony
2:00PM Friday- The Burgermeister taps the first keg at the Festhalle Barn & offers “Ein Prosit” followed by free beer until the keg is empty.

Oktoberfest Parade
Saturday at 10am, Main Amana
 

Games & Contests-Saturday 

12:45  Brezel Schmeissen  

2pm Timber Trek – 4.3 mile run/walk

2-4pm Keg Toss

2-4pm Log Sawing

2-4pm Naglehauen    

2pm Brat Eating Contest       

4pm Eisenmann Contest

Live Entertainment
Festhalle
Millstream Brewery
Ronneburg Restaurant  

 

Demonstrations & Art Activities
Pottery
Blanket Weaving
Painting
Clock Building
Art Exhibits

Other Activities Around Town 
Kids Activities
11AM-4PM Saturday- Pony-Go-Around Pony Rides
Crafts
Cookie Decorating

All Weekend- Country Gentleman's Horse and Carriage Service from Waterloo, Iowa will be touring the historic streets of Amana.  Catch a ride starting at the General Store. 

Theatre Productions
Old Creamery Theatre Company
 
2015 Oktoberfest Poster
Pick up an official Oktoberfest 2017 poster at the Amana Colonies Visitor Center!

 

FESTHALLE MUSIC  

The 2017 Band Schedule 

Friday, September 29th  
12:00-3:30 pm: Barefoot Becky & the Ivanhoe Dutchman

4:00-7:00 pm: The Johnny Wagner Band

 

7:pm-8pm: Amana Colonies Folksingers 

 

8:00 pm-Midnight: Die Tiefen Keller Kinder 

 

Saturday, September 30th 
11:00 am-2:00 pm: Alpensterne                   
3:00-5:30 pm: The Johnny Wagner Band

6:00-8:30 pm: Alpensterne  
                 
9:00pm-Midnight: The Johnny Wagner Band

 

Sunday, October 1st
12:00-2:00pm: Alpensterne

 

2:30-4:30pm: The Johnny Wagner Band

Please note: Band times are subject to change without notice. 


Thank you to our 2017 sponsors!


KGAN Casey's General Store South Slope Whirpool
OnMedia US Bank


For sponsorship opportunities please contact the Event Coordinator at events@amanacolonies.com