East Dundee Oktoberfest Logo
The 5th Annual Oktoberfest will be held on Friday, September 22 from 5-10 PM
and Saturday, September 23 from 2-10 PM

                                                                             
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                                                Click HERE to view the 2023 Oktoberfest Video by Paul Sweigert

Friday, September 22
Live Music on the Big Stage by:
THE POLKAHOLICS - 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Playing a high-spe
ed collision of polka and rock 'n roll! High energy & FUN!!! 
Pollkaholics

BEYOND THE BLONDE - 8:00-10:00 p.m.
A tribute to P!NK, Gwen Stefani and Lady Gaga. The band showcases the energy and songs of the
multi-platinum-selling, Grammy award-winning stars with other fierce female artists of pop and rock!!
BTB photo


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FOOD: DC Cobb's, Aliano's Ristorante, Duke's BBQ
(at the Caboose),  Dundee Dairy Queen, Que Pasta Food Truck
Wild Willow Cookie Company, VFW (Baked Goods) and Happy's Badazz Bavarian Gourmet Soft Pretzels
BEER:  Served by DC Cobb's (21 and over, Free wristband required)                                                                              
OKTOBERFEST BEER: Brewed by Black & Gray Brewing Co. (21 and over, Free wristband required)
WINE:  Poured by Aliano's Ristorante (21 and over, Free wristband required)
                 



ACTIVITIES
Scarecrow Display (Participants are East Dundee Businesses and area Organizations)
Participation Form can be found HERE.
Friends of the Fox    McNamee Family Foundation    Aliano's

FREE Inflatables Fun - 5:00-9:00 p.m.
Caterpillar slide


Saturday, September 23
Live Music
on the Big Stage by:
DIE KELLERKNABEN - 2:30-4:30 p.m.
Playing a mix of Traditional German and American Polka songs, Die Kellerknaben will have you dancing to all the Oktoberfest favorites!
Die Kellerknaben photo

LOUNGE PUPPETS - 5:00-7:00 p.m.
Chicago's Premier 80's Hairband & Arena Rock tribute! 
BAND photo

THE PRINCE EXPERIENCE - 8:00-10:00 p.m.
A Tribute to Prince!! Gabriel Sanchez fronts the country's most dynamic Prince Tribute Band. The Prince Experience will be Playing all of the greatest hits!!

Prince Experience


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FOOD: DC Cobb'sAliano's RistoranteDuke's BBQ
 (at the Caboose), Que Pasta Food TruckWild Willow Cookie Company,
VFW (Baked Goods) and Happy's Badazz Bavarian Gourmet Soft Pretzels
BEER: Served by DC Cobb's (21 and over, Free wristband required)
OKTOBERFEST BEER: Brewed by Black & Gray Brewing Co(21 and over, Free wristband required)
WINE: Poured by Aliano's Ristorante (21 and over, Free wristband required)



ACTIVITIES
Scarecrow Display (Participants are East Dundee Businesses and area Organizations)
FREE Inflatables Fun - 2:00-9:00 p.m. 
Tropical Maze

Touch-A-Truck - 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
FREE Face Painting by Fun Funky Fab - 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM
FREE 
Balloon Twisting by Twinkles - 2:30 PM to 5:30 PM

STAR 105.5 LIVE Broadcast 5:00-7:00 p.m. with morning radio personality Joe Cicero
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Listen to the Oktoberfest  Radio Commercial.


Beer Stein Holding Contest - 7:00 PM - Contest to take place in front of the Big Stage.
Beer Stein holding Pic

FEST PARKING
 
Are you wondering where to park for Oktoberfest? No worries! In addition to street parking around the downtown area, there are public lots located at 311 Barrington Ave, off of Main St/Rt 72 next to Dairy Queen/Dundee Music and behind Duke's BBQ/the Caboose (enter from Railroad or Hill St.) There is also FREE event parking located at the AT&T parking lot at Jackson & Water Streets.
Need handicap accessible parking? You can find it immediately across from the festival grounds at 311 Barrington. 

NO Outside Alcoholic Beverages Allowed