Oktoberfest Chippewa Falls

September 20 + 21, 2024

Northern WI State Fairgrounds • 225 Edward Street • Chippewa Falls, WI 54729

About Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest Chippewa Falls

Mark your calendars for Oktoberfest Chippewa Falls, happening September 20 + 21! This is the largest fall attraction in Chippewa Falls, WI, so trust us, you won’t want to miss out on the fun.

Oktoberfest Chippewa Falls has been providing a family-friendly German heritage event in the Chippewa Valley for 20 years. This year, visitors will be greeted with new kids’ activities and Glockenspiel acts. Plus, some of our favorite competitions, such as stein holding, sauerkraut eating, and keg rolling.

Oktoberfest 2024 Logo Design Contest

Be the one to design our 2024 Oktoberfest Chippewa Falls Logo! If you have a knack for design, submit your Oktoberfest logo to win $150 and two Oktoberfest weekend passes. Click the link below to see the details and submission information.

Logo Contest Rules

What to Expect

The weekend fun kicks off with the introduction of our Festmeister and Festmeisterin at the Leinenkugel grounds at 12:00 PM on Friday. Then, the Golden Keg procession to the Northern Wisconsin State Fairgrounds and the tapping of the Golden Keg. Festival goers can enjoy four stages, over 30 entertainers, vendors, authentic foods, plenty of dancing and Gemutlichkeit! Prost to 2024!

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The Schedule

Friday, September 15, 2023

11:00am - 11:00pm
Grounds Open
11:00am - 8:45pm
Souvenir Haus Open
12:00pm
Announcement of 2023 Festmeister & Festmeisterin - Golden Keg Procession from the Leinenkugel Brewery
2:30 - 8:00pm
Toycen Ford Kid's Kingdom, Games, & Art Area Open
4:00 - 7:00pm
Face Painter
Northwestern Bank Hauptfestzelt
11:00am - 2:30pm
3:00 - 6:00pm
Festival Foods Oktoberfest Stage
12:30 - 3:30pm
4:00 - 7:00pm
7:30 - 11:00pm
Leinie Lodge Stage
12:00 - 3:00pm
3:30 - 6:30pm
7:00 - 11:00pm
Familientreff Stage
2:45pm
Kevin Hall, Magician
3:30pm
4:15pm
Kinder Sauerkraut Eating Contest
5:45pm
Kevin Hall, Magician
6:30pm
7:15pm
Sing Along with Crazy George
8:00pm
Glockenspiel Stage
3:00pm
Glockenspiel Show sponsored by Great Northern Corporation
6:30pm
Stein Holding Competition

Saturday, September 16, 2023

11:00am -11:00pm
Grounds Open
11:00am - 8:45pm
Souvenir Haus Open
11:00am - 8:00pm
Toycen Ford Kid's Kingdom, Games, & Art Area Open
12:00 - 7:00pm
Face Painter
3:00pm
Grounds Parade
Northwestern Bank Hauptfestzelt
11:00am - 2:30pm
3:30 - 6:30pm
Festival Foods Oktoberfest Stage
12:00 - 3:00pm
7:00 - 11:00pm
Leinie Lodge Stage
12:30 - 3:30pm
4:00 - 7:00 pm
7:30 - 11:00 pm
Familientreff Stage
12:30pm
Kevin Hall, Magician
1:00pm
Inside an Accordion with Crazy George
1:00pm
Lion's Club Card Party
1:45pm
2:30pm
Kinder Trachten Show
5:00pm
Kevin Hall, Magician
7:30pm
8:00pm
Sauerkraut Eating Contest
Glockenspiel Stage
4:00pm
Glockenspiel Show sponsored by Great Northern Corporation
5:30pm
Stein Holding Competition
7:00pm
Glockenspiel Show sponsored by Great Northern Corporation

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