Maifest
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
*2016 Parade Winners*
"Best Use of Theme"
-Amana Woolen Mill 
"Most Humorous" 
-Ackerman Winery 
"Judge's Choice"
-Flash Mob 

Games & Contests-Saturday
2pm Timber Trek – 4.3 mile run/walk 
2-4pm Keg Toss 
2-4pm Log Sawing 
2-4pm Naglehauen 
2:30pm Brat Eating Contest 
4pm Eisenmann Contest

Live Entertainment
Festhalle
Millstream Brewery
Ox Yoke Inn
Ronneburg Restaurant  

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

Other Activities Around Town 
Kids Activities
11AM-1PM Saturday- Kinderplatz
11AM-4PM Saturday- Pony-Go-Around Pony Rides
Crafts
Cookie Decorating
Chocolate Haus Clown 

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
Iowa Theatre Artists Company

2015 Oktoberfest Poster
Pick up an official Oktoberfest 2016 poster at the Amana Colonies Visitor Center!

 

FESTHALLE MUSIC  

 

The 2016 Band Schedule

Friday, September 30th  
12:00-2:30pm: Barefoot Becky & the Ivanhoe Dutchman
3:00-6:30pm: The Johnny Wagner Band
7:00-11:00pm: DTKK 

Saturday, October 1st  
11:00am-2:00pm: The Bavarian Musikmeisters
3:00-5:30pm: The Johnny Wagner Band
6:00-8:30pm: The Bavarian Musikmeisters
9:00pm-Midnight: The Johnny Wagner Band

Sunday, October 2nd
11:00-11:30am: Collegium Tubum
12:00-2:00pm: The Bavarian Musikmeisters
2:00-4:30pm: The Johnny Wagner Band

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

 

Thank you to our 2016 sponsors!


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


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