Galena Oktoberfest 2023 will be held on:
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30TH, 2023
from 12:00 AM - 10:00 PM
You'll find the festivities at:
Depot Park in Galena, Illinois
(Highway 20 & Park Avenue)
Adults and Teens: $10
Children 12 and under: FREE
Children must be accompanied by an adult
Free use of fun activities and games for kids.
CARRY-IN ALCOHOL IS NOT ALLOWED!
The 16th Annual Galena Oktoberfest will feature:
Also, remember to bring any eyeglasses or sunglasses that you would like to donate as we will have our donation drop box on-site. No beer goggles please.
For information on where to find lodging and to learn more about what Galena has to offer, go to WWW.VISITGALENA.COM
Directions to Depot Park and Galena can be obtained below in the Mapbox GPS Window.
91 Bouthillier Street, Galena, Illinois 61036, United States
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM - Midwest Health and Fitness Center 5K Walk/Run
(register at midwestmedicalcenter.org)
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM - Live music with The Goodtime Dutchmen
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM - New Glarus Alphorners - George Albright & Heinz Mattmann
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM - Food Service by Birds - Serious Chicken
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Food Service by The Galena Elks
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM - Cold Beer served at the Lions Tent and Potosi Rolling Bar
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM - Food Service by Orchard Landing
12:00 PM - Cannon Blast and Ceremonial Tapping of the Keg
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Wiener Dog Registration
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM - Beer Stein Endurance Contest Registration
12:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Pet adoptions by Safe Haven
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM - Games and Art Station for the kids
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM - Galena Oktoberfest Merchandise for sale, while supplies last
12:30 PM - Polka Lessons with Tim & Kathy
1:10 PM - Wiener Dog Parade and the Call to the Post
1:30 PM - Wiener Dog Races begin
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM - Live Music with Dave Austin Band
4:00 PM - Wiener Dog Champion races commence
4:25 PM – Galena Oktoberfest Framed Poster Art Auction
4:30 PM - Beer Stein Endurance Contest - Registered Men & Women
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM - Live music The Boogie Monsters
Galena Oktoberfest will feature non-stop live music all day and into the night!